Dear friends,

I appreciate your enthusiasm that I teach online during this difficult time. In response I am offering classes via ZOOM!

The cost of the class is $10. But if you cannot afford this, please just give what you can. Yoga practice is more important.

Please check out Online Class Schedule for more informations.

Online Studio Schedule

Christine teaches online classes. For a Zoom link please email her at for a Zoom link.

All classes on Saturday are restorative. Have your props nearby. You will need yoga blankets, bolster, yoga strap, perhaps a yoga chair and two blocks or books. You may want to use a cloth to cover your eyes.

You can pay through Venmo (@christine-stein) or Zelle or check: Christine Stein | 3765 Watseka Ave. 15 | L.A., CA. 90034.
All classes are 1 1/2 hours.

Please note: No classes on Thanksgiving Day.


10am - 11:30am

6pm - 7:30pm


8am - 9:30am


10am - 11:30am

6pm - 7:30pm


8am - 9:30am

6:30pm - 8:00pm


10am - 11:30am restorative class

6:30pm - 8:00pm restorative class


Christine Stein is the director of Govinda's Yoga Studio. She has been certified in the Iyengar system since 1992. Chris studies at the Iyengar Institute in Pune, India every year, under the directions of the Iyengar family. All the teachers here at Govinda's Yoga Studio have been apprentices under Chris.Chris Stein holds a Jr. Intermediate III certificate from BKS Iyengar. All the teachers keep up with their study and practice of Iyengar yoga and are highly dedicated to the teachings of this profound science and art of yoga.


Iyengar Yoga

Iyengar Yoga, created by B.K.S. Iyengar, is a form of yoga known for its use of props, such as belts and blocks, as aids in performing asanas (postures). It is firmly based on the traditional eight limbs of yoga as expounded by Patanjali in his Yoga Sutras, emphasizing the development of strength, stamina, flexibility and balance, as well as concentration (Dharana) and meditation (Dhyana).

Iyengar Yoga, a form of Hatha Yoga, focuses on the structural alignment of the physical body through the development of asanas. Through the practice of a system of asanas, it aims to unite the body, mind and spirit for health and well-being. Iyengar Yoga is considered a powerful tool to relieve the stresses of modern-day life which in turn can help promote total physical and spiritual well-being.


Unlike more experiential approaches where students are encouraged to independently "find their way" to the asanas by imitating the teacher, an Iyengar Yoga class is highly verbal and precise, with misalignments and errors actively corrected. Iyengar has trained thousands of teachers, who complete 2-5 years of rigorous training for the introductory level of certification (higher-level certification may take a decade or more).

Mr. Iyengar has also developed extensively ways of applying his practice to various ailments, diseases, and disorders. Many of these sources of suffering, from chronic backache to immunodeficiency to high blood pressure to insomnia to depression, have specific programs of Iyengar yoga associated with them. These programs are formulated in their most advanced form at the center of Iyengar Yoga: the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute located in Pune, India.


Govinda's Yoga Studio
3765 Watseka Ave.
Suite C
Los Angeles, CA 90034
(310) 621 – 0447