Welcome to Samara!

Samara Yoga is a sunny 1,500 sq foot Yoga studio in the heart of the diverse community of Davis Square, Somerville. We provide a daily schedule of classes that draw on our esteemed teachers array of backgrounds, trainings and many years of experience with mindful movement and contemplative practice.

updates & upcoming

Connecting to Energy: The Subtle Body Series with Karma Longtin Starts Again in September

Root Chakra: Grounding & Clearing the Muladhara
Friday, September 30th, $25 pre-reg/$30 day of

In Sanskrit, this space is referred to as the Muladhara or “root support.” Found at the base of the spine and continuing down to the legs and feet, it rules our connection to the Earth, the physical world and all that we need for survival. In this workshop we will explore the areas that carry our feelings about grounding, security, family, money, our jobs, and our home…Learn More

Lunar Yoga: Women’s Balancing Practices with Leigh Evans

Saturday – October 1st – 1-4pm – $40 pre-reg; $45 day-of

Do you feel like you are on a hormonal roller coaster every month? Create a life of balance by re-aligning with your natural rhythm…Learn More

First Friday Queer Yoga with Jade Sylvan

Every 1st Friday – 7:30-9pm – $16/$14 student (drop-in only)

All genders, all bodies, all skill levels are welcome to join this relaxing and invigorating Friday night series, hosted by queer artist, writer, and yoga teacher Jade Sylvan…Learn More

Upcoming Date: October 7th

Kripalu Yoga: Prana & Presence with Doug Baker

2nd Fridays, 7:30-9:15pm, $18/$15 student rate

This workshop blends posture, breathwork and meditation to cultivate energy and aliveness in the body, breath for stability, and spaciousness of mindLearn More

Upcoming Date: October 14th

Opening Sequences: Ways In & Why for current or aspiring teachers

Saturday, October 15th, 1-4pm – $40 pre-reg; $45 day-of

This workshop is intended as continuing education and support for teachers or those considering teaching yoga around the delicate and powerful opening moments of a yoga class…Learn More 

From Insight Out: Clarifying Intention Through Mindfulness Practice

Sundays, October 16-30, 2-4pm, $60

In this workshop, we will explore how mindfulness practice can be invaluable towards fostering a clarity of purpose in the on-goings of our daily lives…Learn More

Advanced Asana Practice: Inversions with Rachel Barringer

Friday, October 21st, 7:30-9:30pm, $25

In this playful workshop we will be practicing inversions, mostly
focusing on the handstand…Learn More

Introduction to Yoga: 3 Week Beginners Series with Rob Phillips

Sundays, November 6-20, 2-3:30pm, $60

The series will introduce the fundamentals of alignment, breathing and mindfulness in foundational yoga postures and will lay the basic groundwork for students to then step into our drop-in classes…Learn More

Healing In Yoga: Fundamentals with Tom Alden

Saturday, November 12th, 1-5pm, $60

Healing is a natural part of life that can get disrupted for many reasons. Yoga, by its nature, is a holistic framework for healing. …Learn more