6 Yoga Spots
Dubai is a city with a dynamic identity. Now, with the XYoga festival, the city gears up to become the region’s leading yoga destination. On 19-20 February 2016, head to Burj Park to accompany 10,000 yogis-to-be in one of the largest mind-body events at XYoga. You can also stretch and meditate at several other regular yoga sessions around the city.
Dubai becomes the region’s yoga capital with XYoga and more.
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As one of the most dynamic places in the world, it’s no surprise that Dubai keeps adding new dimensions to itself. This time, it’s yoga. Though the city has long offered numerous yoga classes and clubs, the XYoga festival is here to make Dubai the region’s leading yoga destination. Here’s a look at where you can add to the city’s meditative hum.
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This is the region’s first festival of its kind taking place 19-20 February 2016. Launched by XDubai in partnership with Dubai Tourism, this festival will focus on improving general well-being through yoga and a holistic lifestyle. Held at Burj Park, in the vicinity of the Burj Khalifa, XYoga is completely free! International yogis will offer classes, and on the first day, you can accompany 10,000 others in a mass yoga session, which is anticipated to be the largest mind-body event in the region.
In a beautiful courtyard and tranquil studios, Life’nOne has a wide offering of yoga styles to teach. You can drop in for a session and then nourish yourself in their on-site café. lifenone.com +971 4 343 6676
Friends of Yoga ↕
A long-standing, informal yoga club, the Friends of Yoga practice in a number of places throughout Dubai every day from 5.30-6.30am and 7.30pm-8.30pm. Classes are free and all are welcome. friendsofyogaglobal.org +971 4 367 0435
Zen Yoga ↕
With studios in Dubai Media City, Emirates Hills and The Address Marina, Zen Yoga describes itself as Dubai’s original yoga and Pilates studio. You can try their new student package for seven days or simply pay per class. yoga.ae +971 4 367 0435
Yoga by the Sea ↕
Club Marquis ↕