Welcome ‘Ohm’ to Vella Yoga!

Our instructors deeply believe yoga is for everyBODY! No matter where you’re at in your practice know we have a class level for you and our teachers are always ready to help modify a pose or a flow to help meet you where you are.

Check out our beautiful yoga studio located at 871 10th street in the historic Uptown Marion District.  There is plenty of parking in the big lot south of the building (corner of 10th St. & 8th Ave.), 8 spaces in the back of the house, and plenty of FREE street parking.

Choose your class

We have something for everyBODY!

New To Yoga

Would you like to build on your practice to feel comfortable attending a “regular” class? Have you attended another “beginner yoga class” and feel like you need a little more?? If so, this series is for you!

Specialty Classes

We offer a wide array of classes throughout the year to meet all of your personalized needs. Everything from Holiday Sessions to Mat Pilates and more!

Teacher Training

Do you dream of being a Yoga and Wellness Teacher? We are here to help you on your journey.  Get started today on this 200-hour course.

Private Instruction

Perhaps you are looking for some extra work, or you just prefer a 1-on-1 setting. Get the specialized instruction you need for a private session.

Classes timetable

Mind, body & soul

Our goal is to help you feel strong, comfortable, and at peace in your own body.
Foundational Strength
Yoga can help you become stronger than you ever imagined possible, in more ways than one.
Inner Peace
Yoga practice is a great way to give yourself loving space to be at peace.
Ignite your spirit
Philosophy, breathwork, and mindfulness will all help you access and express your truest self.
Bringing it all together
The union of mind, body, and spirit is at the core of all yoga practice.
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Vella Yoga – Yoga for everyBODY

Our teachers

Meet our yoga teachers

Owner & Co-Founder

Yoga Teacher

Yoga Teacher

Yoga Teacher

Yoga Teacher

Meditation Teacher

What we offer

We offer something for everyBODY.

No matter where you’re at in your practice know we have a class level for you and our teachers are always ready to help modify a pose or a flow to help meet you where you are.

  • Yoga For Beginners
  • Alignment Based Yoga
  • Yoga for EveryBODY
  • Private Yoga Classes
  • Mat Pilates
  • Guided Meditation
  • Yoga Teacher Training

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🌟 Ready to start your yoga journey? 🌟

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Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned yogi, our classes are designed to accommodate all levels. 🙏 Join us as we flow through poses, center our minds, and rejuvenate our spirits together.

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🌀 Balancing Practices for the Solar Plexus:

Empowerment through Yoga: Engage in yoga poses that activate the core, such as Boat Pose (Navasana) or Warrior III (Virabhadrasana III). These postures help to strengthen the abdominal muscles while fostering a sense of inner strength and confidence.

Harnessing the Power of Breath: Practice pranayama techniques, such as Breath of Fire (Kapalabhati), to stoke the internal fire and invigorate the Solar Plexus Chakra. Deep, diaphragmatic breathing can also help release tension and promote a sense of empowerment.

Mindful Meditation: Cultivate self-awareness and clarity through meditation practices that focus on the Solar Plexus Chakra. Visualize a bright, golden light radiating from this area, cleansing and energizing your sense of self.

Embracing Your Authenticity: Reflect on your strengths, passions, and values. Honor your unique essence and embrace your personal power without apology or reservation. Affirmations such as "I am confident in my abilities" or "I trust in my inner wisdom" can reinforce this sense of self-assurance.

Nourishing Your Body: Pay attention to your diet and nourish your body with foods that support digestive health and vitality, such as whole grains, lean proteins, and yellow fruits and vegetables like bananas and yellow bell peppers.

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🌟 Exploring the Radiance Within: Week 3 - Embracing the Solar Plexus Chakra 🌟

As we journey deeper into the realm of chakras, our third week brings us to the radiant energy center known as the Solar Plexus Chakra, or Manipura in Sanskrit.

Located in the upper abdomen, just below the ribcage, the Solar Plexus Chakra is the fiery powerhouse of our being, representing our personal power, confidence, and sense of self. It's the vibrant hub where our willpower ignites, and our authentic self shines through.

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🎉 Weekend Plans: Yoga and More Yoga! 🧘‍♀️✨

Who needs brunch when you can downward-dog your way into the weekend? 🥑☀️ This Saturday, my agenda looks a lot like this: stretch, flow, repeat! 💃 Who's with me?

No need for FOMO when you've got a mat and some good vibes! 🙌 Plus, the only mimosas we need are those post-yoga endorphins, am I right? 🥂

So grab your yoga pants, your water bottle, and let's make this weekend one for the books! See you on the mat, yogis! 🌿💫 

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