We are currently offering our full schedule of yoga classes live online, so that you can attend from the safety and comfort of your own home. Most classes are at our usual rates, with a few weekly offerings by donation. We also have retail items such as shirts, incense, sage, tea, and more that can be shipped by mail.
Established in 2004 in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood, Nature Sanctuary has been a bright light in the yoga community for over a decade. Students will feel right at home with our experienced, welcoming yoga teachers and staff.
Whoever you are, we hope that you will feel so welcome at Nature Yoga Sanctuary. We strive to create a space that is safe and comfortable for everyone who joins.
Gopi Om is first and foremost a student of yoga, studying primarily with her Guru, Sri Dharma Mittra. In addition to owning and operating Nature Yoga Sanctuary, Gopi works full time as the Vice President of international natural foods company, Upton’s Naturals, which is owned by her boyfriend, Daniel Staackmann. Gopi and Dan spend nearly all of their waking hours together and share ideas, responsibilities, and a strong work ethic that has led them to jointly operate Upton’s Naturals, vegan restaurant Upton’s Breakroom and Nature Yoga Sanctuary. This family of businesses is focused on spreading compassion through compassion and ethical treatment of all.