Chris Coniaris has been a yoga teacher for 25 years with over 40 years of meditation and 30 years of hatha yoga experience. Chris masterfully weaves philosophy and yogic psychology into his passionate lectures. He is a champion for any student to experience the full potential of yoga's ability to awaken human nature from habitual patterns to vibrant living. His classes emphasize the importance of breathing in hatha yoga and he skillfully teaches both beginning and intermediate practices of pranayama.
His concise, practical explanations and enthusiasm inspire students to deepen their own experience. His lifelong interest in philosophy, the outdoors, and athletics influence his teaching. Chris teaches weekly yoga and meditation classes in Tucson, AZ, as well as workshops and teacher trainings throughout the US. He has taught in Oregon's State Correctional Institutions over many years.