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

Kula Rising: Intermediate/Advanced Group Practice with Andrea Fotopoulos

Saturdays – February 22, March 29, April 26 – 1-4pm – $25/session

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. It gives us all a chance to laugh and play and deepen and expand not only our physical practice, but also our connection to each other…Learn More

Intro to Sacred Voice: 4 Week Course with Federico Parra

Sundays – May 4-25 – 3-4:15pm – $80
During this 4 class course we’ll explore the human voice in its fundamental dimensions, from the very basic skills of breathing and toning, to the sophisticated art of harmonic singing (”singing 2 tones at once”), group improvisation and connection with a group, deep sound meditations, and sound prayers. Nurtured by different chanting traditions like Tibetan Buddhist, Christian, and Shamanic-Aboriginal South-American, this course is not traditional in nature and instead aims to transmit only the most universal aspects of what the human voice is and of what it can do for us…Learn More

Introduction to Yoga: 4 Week Beginners Series with Nicoline Valkenberg

Tuesdays – May 13-June 3 – 4-5:30pm – $70

This 4-week series is intended as an entry-point for students who are brand-new to yoga and want to start right at the beginning, or for those with some experience who want to spend more time on the foundations of yoga practice…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


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

*Upcoming Date – Throat Chakra – Friday, April 25th