Founder, Director & Master Yoga Teacher
Yoga teacher Basil Jones is the creator of Basil Yoga Center and Boutique in Ridgefield, CT. As a leader, mentor and master teacher, Basil is known for his authentic, warm approach and intuitive teaching style. With a deep empathy for all levels of human experience, his mission is to support yogis on their personal journeys to explore their unique potential. Basil has been a practicing yogi for more than two decades, and has studied with yoga masters including Sharon Gannon, David Swenson, Seane Corn and Dharma Mittra. In his 15 years of teaching, Basil has opened three yoga studios and has developed yoga programs for gyms and fitness centers the tri-state area. His past students include Martha Stewart, Stanley Tucci and Ronnie Spector. In addition to assisting his teacher and mentor Seane Corn, Basil leads teacher trainings and yoga retreats globally. Basil enjoys French food, fine wine, walking with his pup and husband Nico, and reading philosophy books to the deep beats of vintage house music.