On Behalf of the Governor…

Yoga For People meets with the Dept. of Human Services. Yoga For People is constantly looking for more people to serve…to introduce to yoga. So we recently met with one of Utah Governor Herbert’s cabinet members, Department of Human Services director, Mr. Palmer DePaulis. “I’ve done yoga, and I think it’s great,” he tells us […]

The Yogis of Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Your family has likely headbanged over some eggnog to Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s rocked-out version of “Carol of the Bells.” Well, the annual production just came through town, and Yoga For People‘s Amanda Jones got to speak with guitar legend Al Pitrelli about his love of yoga, LuluLemon apparel, and even Yoga For People. He said he […]

It is as if God is right beside me breathing right with me

Yoga For People Heroes Series   Melissa Williams   I began taking yoga in 2009. In 2010 I lost my Dad to a tragic accident, a huge turning point in my life.. from that point on I started to seriously practice Yoga.  My best friend had been a yoga teacher for a few years and we would do […]

Yoga as a Lifestyle

Yoga For People Heroes Series  Amanda Jones Yoga awakened me. Getting out my mind while focusing on the poses was, for me, the quickest trip to mapping my soul. In fact, I didn’t really know who I was until yoga helped me release the stress, anxiety and past emotions that were collecting in the corners of my […]

Tom’s Story: Adaptive Yoga at Work

The steady beep of a distant heart monitor beats faintly through the sounds of a deep inhale, deep exhale. Tom has his eyes closed. He’s focused on filling his lungs with Pranayam, or life force breath. This is the beginning of his private yoga practice for the evening, taught by Yoga For People founder, Santosh […]