Have you ever met Zach? You’ve probably seen him handstanding around the studio! Learn why our student of the month loves to practice at Bella Prana. 1. What do you love about yoga? I took my first yoga class in 2000 as a PE class at the University of Oregon. Since then I would take… Read More


This month, we’re celebrating our Teacher of the Month, Luc! She’s an arm balance aficionado and rocks our Hot Power classes. Join her this June for Flight School: Intro to Inversions! Challenge yourself to new heights and get upside down with a fun crew of yogis! 1. When/ how did you discover yoga? I have practiced yoga… Read More


Meet our dirt-lovin’ desk angel, Kristin! She’s a sweet-souled yogi that farms her way to stress-relief. You’ll catch her in her prime at Black Finger Farm or at Tampa’s farmers markets as well as at our front desk on Thursday nights! 1. What do you love about yoga? It’s a rough world out there sometimes. Yoga… Read More


This May, we’re celebrating our Desk Angel and Teacher Training graduate, Claudia! See why she practices and barters at Bella Prana. 1. How has yoga and meditation changed your life? I love how physically good to the body it is! For instance, I started running a few years ago and ALWAYS ran out of breath (AWALYS).… Read More


This May, we’re showing off our strong and compassionate instructor, Annie Okerlin, who helps her students meet challenges and conquer fears, both in their yoga practice and in life. Learn how Annie began her journey that’s enabled so many to discover and grow in gaining confidence, wisdom and patience. 1. When/ how did you discover yoga?  I first… Read More


Learn what draws our Desk Angel and dedicated yogi, Jay Hopler, to his mat at Bella Prana every day! What do you love about yoga? When I do yoga, I can feel myself relax and grow stronger at the same time. It’s the most incredible physical/mental/spiritual space I’ve ever been in and I’m so blessed! I get… Read More


This April, we’re filled with gratitude for our anatomy expert and soul-soother, Lisa Jamison. See how she designs her classes to balance body function and breath work to restore her student’s physical and mental well-beings. 1. When/ how did you discover yoga? I “discovered” yoga by making a point to grab a copy of Yoga Journal each time I was… Read More


This month, we’re extending our appreciation to our very happily kind-hearted Front Desk Angel, Kara B! You’ve probably seen her (being awesome) at our Front Desk on Wednesday nights. Kara’s been with us since our former location on Kennedy and we couldn’t be more grateful for the positive vibes and hard work she puts in to make… Read More


Wes is a successful local business owner (Kelp Sushi), a world-traveling yogi, and one of the friendliest faces you’ll see at Bella Prana. Our community is so grateful for his light-hearted energy and awesome sense of humor. Read more about Wes below!  What do you love about yoga? “I love how yoga allows me to be selfish. No matter what type of… Read More


This March, we’re celebrating one of our most dynamic yoga instructors and a true leader in Tampa’s yoga scene, Ashley Halley. See how she brings confidence, non-judgement, and inner-healing to her students at Bella Prana.    When/how did you discover yoga?  “I was led to yoga early on by my mom, who was a big part… Read More