YPK – Yoga Teacher Trainings and Beach Yoga

We at Hippie Map are thrilled to have discovered the community at Yoga Peace Kula- a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) who believes the benefits of yoga should be available to all. Learn more about their mission here.


Located in Howell, NJ – YPK is set to open their 2nd location at 911 Main St. in Belmar, in Yoga Anjali’s former location.  Regular classes at their Belmar location are coming soon this month!

Yoga Peace Kula has partnered with Asbury Park’s local sober community organization Root to Rise, who will offer recovery yoga, meditation, meetups and more.

Check our their Howell schedule or come for daily donation based yoga on the boardwalk in Asbury Park.

Everyday from 7:30-8:30am – between Langosta Lounge and Pop’s Garage 
Rain or shine (covered space if needed) – Wake up greeting the sun


Monday Danielle Margraff
Tuesday Summer Quashie
Wednesday Danielle Gianelos and Friends
Thursday Qigong with Melinda
Friday Jeanette Sealy
Saturday  Kristina Hoover (July 8 Summer Quashie)
Sunday  Jerry Saluti
A portion of proceeds go to local charities.

 Yoga Teacher Trainings coming up at YPK….

Higher Ground 300 HR Teacher Training

Led by Jeff Seymour and Matt Becker

(Must sign up by this Thursday, July 13- COMING SOON!!!)

If you are ready to define, explore and expand your current practice using contemplative methods, this training is for you.

This training will be held at the new YPK Belmar location, 5 blocks from the beach. There are 2 summertime intensives, where you can dive in the ocean on your lunch break, followed by one weekend a month for the rest of the year.


  • Traditional practices and techniques of hatha yoga
  • Self- study and development of a home practice
  • Pranayama as a regular practice
  • Meditation that leads to the overall encompassing awareness
  • Classical yogic texts in a personal contemplative way
  • Your authentic voice and depth as a teacher
  • Living your dharma
  • What it means to be in relationship with oneself, others and community
  • Cleansing practices
  • Reading and pronouncing Sanskrit
  • Practical anatomy taught by a yogi
  • Harmonium and Chanting

One on one personal mentorship with lead teachers for each participants.

[Lauren from HippieMap is so excited to be participating in this 300 hour training!]

200hr Teacher Training

With Summer Quashie, Yuladi Saluti and Jerry Saluti

with Guest Teachers Margo Teicher, Matt Becker, Meghan Angello, Val Gregory and many more!

A Vinyasa Training with Alignment, heart-centered spirituality and practical living for modern times.

Vinyasa with Alignment: Movement, sweat, hard work, with focused attention to what’s happening in the body.

Heart-centered spirituality: Householder wisdom of yoga (we are parents).  Be kind.  Go deep.  Commit to the brightest version of yourself.

Mindful living for modern times: Be unique, daring, bold, surpass the Jones’ with your generosity and kindness.

September 2017 – February 2018


for more info on dates, times and cost- visit YPK here!
  Saturday, July 8th, 2017