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Chair Yoga Certifications & Classes
from the Inventor of Chair Yoga

Lakshmi Voelker invented chair yoga in 1982. There are now 2,000+ teachers worldwide using the Lakshmi Voelker Method. Working with Lakshmi is a transformational experience.

Whether you are considering a chair yoga certification or just want to experience chair yoga classes online, you should schedule your free consultation.


Levels of Flexibility make LVCY #1

Every pose has different levels,

upper/lower, left/right

Chair Yoga Certifications

By taking a Lakshmi Voelker Chair Yoga certification designed by its inventor, you will bring all the amazing benefits of yoga to those who, for whatever reason, cannot or do not want to get down on the floor.

What makes this the #1 chair yoga certification program is our Levels of Flexibility (LoFs)—every pose has multiple levels for the upper and lower body, left and right sides. No matter your students' challenges, they can participate in every pose.

Our in-person chair yoga teacher training is over 15 years old and the 1-on-1online certification is over 10 years old.

Chair Yoga Classes Online

Have you always wanted the benefits of yoga but, for whatever reason, were unable to participate in mat yoga?

Look no farther. Online chair yoga classes by the inventor of chair yoga will give you those health benefits.


Receive yoga’s healing and restorative benefits.

  • Relax your body and mind

  • Improve your musculoskeletal fitness & flexibility

  • Elevate your overall health and well-being.

Whether you are looking for senior yoga, disabled yoga, or other forms of adaptive chair exercises, LV Chair Yoga offers you the proven health well-being of yoga.

Regardless of your age, level of activity, or physical challenges, you will derive these benefits by practicing LVCY.

Levels of Flexibility: what makes LVCY #1

Every pose has different levels upper/lower, left/right


Why Take Chair Yoga Certification?

There are large populations that can benefit from yoga, yet they are unable to partake in mat. Whether it is age, health challenges, environment, or whatever, as a Lakshmi Voelker Chair Yoga Teacher, you can bring these populations the amazing benefits of yoga.

Please explore our site. If you feel the calling, let us hear from you to arrange a free Zoom consultation. And the consultation will make you eligible for our current tuition special.

Be sure to visit our Wheelchair Yoga page.

We look forward to seeing you on Zoom!


About the Inventor of Chair Yoga

Lakshmi Voelker, E-RYT500, C-IAYT, YACEP, KYT, AY Ambassador is a certified Kripalu Yoga instructor, a member of the Yoga Alliance and International Association of Yoga Therapists, and holder of other certifications.

With her accessible form of yoga, Lakshmi was able to bring adaptive fitness and exercise programs to those who could not benefit from traditional activities due to age or limiting physical/mental conditions or environment/location. This is especially true for our Wheelchair Yoga.

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Lakshmi Explains Chair Yoga

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