ANDREA BOYD COHEN is an earnest and compassionate teacher
Her classes are challenging, fun, musical, creative and disciplined, with teachings grounded in ancient scripture and an emphasis on deep and equal breathing. The sequencing of her classes is fluid and reflects her knowledge of the body and rhythm through many years of dance and asana. Her love of yoga philosophy and chanting is contagious and students are quick to learn Sanskrit pronunciation with her. An Advanced Certified Jivamukti Yoga teacher, she has been an integral part of the renowned Jivamukti teacher trainings for many years, mentoring hundreds of trainees, teaches all over the world, and is involved in fundraising for amazing organizations, including Bhumi Sehat, The Haiti Clinic, Shyamdas Foundation, and Animal Mukti. With Ruth Lauer Manenti, Andrea edited and produced the books “An Offering of Leaves” “Sweeping the Dust" and “Fell In Her Hands” and has produced 7 albums called “The Spoken Word Series” featuring 3 of her teachers. She wrote, hosted and produced a radio show called "The Depth of Birth," on the local OHM Radio station (96.3), which she is turning into a book. She teaches the Prenatal classes and is also a birth doula. Her lineage is Sri K Pattabhi Jois, Swami Nirmalananda, Sri Brahmananda Saraswati, Sharon Gannon, David Life, Sri Shyamdas, Ruth Lauer Manenti, and Jayashree & Narasimhan.
Note: She teaches harmonium lessons, chanting, and privates, as well as her regular class schedule.