Welcome to Samara!

Samara Yoga is a sunny 1,500 sq foot Yoga studio in the heart of the diverse and artistic community of Davis Square, Somerville. We provide a full 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

Every 4th Friday – 7:30-9:30pm – $25 pre-registration/ $30 day-of

Often in yoga, we get wrapped up in the physical body, but the work we are doing is also to clear and balance the energetic body, too. Chakras are energetic centers in the subtle body that cannot be seen, but can be sensed…This series will be a great introduction to the chakras as well as a way to explore what pieces of the past might be living in our bodies…Learn More

*Up next: Unleashing the Energy of the Third Eye, March 27th

Kula Rising: Intermediate/Advanced Group Practice with Andrea Fotopoulos

Saturdays: March 28 & April 25 – 1-4pm – $25
In the style of Anusara’s ™ Yoga’s “Eye of the Tiger Practice”, this 3 hour led Intermediate/Advanced practice is an opportunity for our Kula (community of teachers and students) to gather as friends and challenge ourselves among a network of support…Learn More

Taming Demons: Yoga & the Urban Nervous System with Doug Baker

Every 2nd Friday  – 7:30-9:15pm – $18/$15 student rate

This monthly class focuses on using yoga to manage mental health challenges such as anxiety, addiction, stress, depression and trauma. We will tap the deeper resources, beyond postures and alignment, to apply yoga to modern lifestyle challenges…Learn More

Upcoming Date: Friday, April 10th


Advanced Asana Practice: Spring Detox Flow with Rachel Barringer

Friday - April 17th - 7:30-9:30pm – $25

In this two-hour workshop we will move, sweat, and flow through a variety of postures in a vinyasa yoga format. We will twist, fold, back-bend, side-bend, hand-balance, and invert…Learn More

Honing Your Handstand with Dan Steel

Sunday – April 26th – 2-4pm – $25

For many, inversions feel like the “next step” as their yoga practice progresses. But there’s much more to mastering inversions than just putting in the time…Learn More

Alignment Clinic: Lower Body with Julia Novina

Friday - May 1st - 7:30-9:30pm – $25
This clinic will teach alignment basics of the lower body to bring greater ease, stability and mobility to lower body poses (like seated and supine poses) and to the lower body joints themselves...Learn More


Intro To Yoga: 4 Week Beginners Series with Julia Novina

Saturdays – May 2, 9, 16, 30 - $70
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