Lucy and KellyTherapeutic Essentials: Your Yoga Teacher Toolbox

with Lucy Lomax and Kelly Fisher, E-RYTs 500
September 7-11, 9am-4pm, Blueberry Gardens, Ashton MD, $500
Explore this practical approach to understanding and applying good body awareness, alignment, and adapting and refining asana based on yoga anatomy principles and practices. Attend all five days or pick individual days. Each day consists of brief lectures on topic areas followed by in-depth sessions of experiential exercises and hands-on application of techniques. 36 CEUs with Yoga Alliance. Register Now!

Michael & KellyKirtan: An Evening of Storytelling and Song

with Kelly Fisher, E-RYT 500, Michael Levin, RYT 500, and special guest percussionist Steve Bloom
Friday, Sept 23, 7-9:00pm, Yoga Center of Columbia, $10 ($15 at door)

In this enchanting evening, learn sanskrit mantras, their meanings, and experience the loving, healing vibration of their vocal expression. Register here.

masdegancel3patioCalling the Light Retreat, Provence

May 27-June 3, 2017
with Kelly Fisher, Annette Para, and Rita Cain

Join us for an awe-inspiring week in one of the most beautiful places in France. We will stay at a lovely private villa within walking distance to restaurants, bakery and vineyard, and with a salt-water swimming pool. Enjoy yoga, yoga nidra, and meditation everyday with plenty of free time to explore the countryside. Yogis of all ability level are invited. Information and Registration.

Spring LotusSummer 2016 Yoga In Cheverly

Summer yoga classes run July 11-August 28, 7 weeks. Details on schedule and pricing are available here.

Drop in to a single class at any time or sign up for the entire session. Please send me an email to secure your space if you are interested in registering for the session.
Drop-ins are always welcome for $17 per class.


Kelly Fisher, E-RYT 500, teaches yoga and meditation in the Washington, DC area. She mentors yoga teachers and teacher trainees. She is an adjunct in yoga teacher training programs, leads workshops and retreats, and has taught in such diverse places as NPR, the Freer and Sackler Galleries, and the Supreme Court. Join Kelly for private or group classes in yoga, meditation, or yoga therapeutics.

Learn more about Kelly.

Kids’ Yoga in Cheverly

Check back in September for a new six week session. Classes are held at Cheverly United Methodist Church. Kids' Yoga is a wonderful way for your child to release pent up stress and energy while learning to focus and relax. Ylla Bishop is certified by YoKid and Childlight Yoga. Request more info at Wildflower Yoga.


May 27-June 3, 2017 Join Wildflower Yoga and hosts Annette and Rita, French speakers and chef for one week in the beautiful and enchanting south of France. This yoga retreat is limited to 14 participants so there will be plenty of time for personal yoga attention, meditation, wine tasting, relaxation (swimming pool!), and excellent food. Click here for more information.


The Gayatri Mantra is one of the oldest mantras of which we are aware. It honors the sun and all the life-giving energy, heat, and light the sun offers. "Gayatri" refers to the meter of the verse .  It means 24.  After the initial call to earth, sky, and heavens, the next three lines are of eight beats each, equalling 24.  Hear the chant and learn the words here.

Personal Instruction

Yoga is traditionally a daily practice that is unique to each individual yogi. Yoga postures and meditation can be very therapeutic when practiced with knowledge and awareness. If you are experiencing chronic pain, localized pain, trouble sleeping, or anxiety or depression, find out how yoga can help you in daily life. Even if you simply want to deepen in your knowledge and practice of yoga, Kelly has over 20 years of experience to share. Contact Kelly for more information and pricing.


Morning Sadhana

My name is Kelly. I am 45 years old. That is a difficult thing for me to say. I am not ashamed to be 45. In fact, I feel a little bit of wonder that I’ve made it this far and that the things I did in my 20s feel like another lifetime away from […]

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This morning my mantra was like water to a thirsty soul. There was no question I needed my cushion. Wanted it Loved it It was a compulsion as easy as a mountain stream flows to the sea. No effort, only lightness Each breath elixir Each moment a chance to awaken Each repetition a soft calling […]

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Yoga Center of Columbia India Trip 2016

I have an obsession with India. I admit it. The colors, the sights, the smells, the people. So naturally I was thrilled to have this opportunity to assist in turning others on to my own addiction. From March 1-15, Rimmi Singh and I led a group of intrepid travelers half-way around the world to this […]

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