Events, Workshops & Retreats

Creative and inspired offerings from the Lotus Team to ignite your imagination and fire up your SPIRIT!



  • NYC

TGIF- Jai Ganesha – Get Out of Our Own Way Live Drum Edition w/ Amanda & AJ

Join Amanda & the esteemed drummer AJ for a fun play on divine Ganesha shapes with beat bumping sounds and explorative flow. The class with start with Ganesha Oracle Card reading . Get grounded as we move into Vata season and feel the best of the drum to your root!

Amanda Gloria Valdes


4:00 - 7:00p

  • NYC

Magic Takes Guts Friday Party Edition!!

Join us  an evening of Magic Takes Guts Friday Party Edition!
Our beloved yogini designer Emily Hsu Designs is POPn’ up here at Laughing Lotus NYC. Emily will showcase her latest designs and YOU have a change to win a free pair of leggings for her line. Just drop in to a class between 4pm-7pm and grab a free raffle for a chance to win a legging by Emily Hsu Designs.


7:00 p

  • NYC

Nairobi meets Brooklyn : TGIF Mash up with Jamo & Sheri

Welcome Back Jamo !!! Join Jamo (Nairobi) and Sheri (BK) accompanied by Roderick Jackson on the drum ,  for an hour of yoga, movement and live drumming guaranteed to make you sweat , laugh and find JOY ! Come commune with your Ancestors and let us take you to your HIGHEST.

Sheri & Jamo


2:00 - 3:15p

  • NYC

Top Essential Oils for Autumn 

Fall is such a great time to recommit to our self care routines. Join Ali in this informative and interactive workshop on the best oils to support immunity, insomnia, stress relief and much more. You will leave empowered with information and smelling like heaven!
$25 in advance and for Lotus grads, $35 at the door

Ali Cramr

Oct19 - 21

  • NOLA

Weekend Yoga Retreat Oct 19th – 21st

Get Happy and Dirty for an incredible weekend of movement, music and inspired community. Join us in the heart of New Orleans, October 19th – October 21st!

Annelise and Dana kick off FHS with a Friday Night Yoga and Live Music Jam.  We’ll have Vegan Grub and Kombucha to follow. Early Rise for Saturday Yoga with plenty of time to wander the Crescent City.  Sunday, roll out of bed later and right into a high energy, soul-stirring Gospel infused practice at the Church.

$108 Early Bird, $138 after Sept 15th

Friday, October 19th, 6 – 7:30pm with dinner to follow

Saturday, October 20th, 9 – 10-:30am

Sunday October 21st, 11:30 – 1pm

Annelise hails from Sacred Thread Atlanta, Dana your host, from The Church of Yoga are soul sisters coming together to celebrate their friendship & yoga in the funky backdrop of New Orleans.

Dana Trixie Flynn & Annelise Lonidier