Embark on a deeply personal journey, led by vinyasa teacher Basil Jones.
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. A practicing yogi for more than two decades, Basil has studied with yoga masters including Sharon Gannon, David Swenson, Seane Corn, Richard Freeman, Duncan Wong, Shiva Rea, Donna Farhi, and Dharma Mittra.
Basil’s teachings grow from the vinyasa yoga tradition. WIth a deep empathy for all levels of human experience, his mission is to support yogis on their personal journeys. He strives to empower students with mind-body alignment techniques that can help them explore their unique potential, and reach their goals in yoga.
In his over 20 years of teaching yoga, Basil has opened yoga studios in Ridgefield, CT, North Salem, NY and Cross River, NY; and developed yoga programs for gyms and fitness centers throughout New York and Connecticut. His past students include Martha Stewart, Stanley Tucci, Chaz Palimentari, Thea and Ronnie Spector. In addition to assisting his teacher and mentor Seane Corn for 15 years, Basil leads teacher trainings and yoga retreats globally.
Basil enjoys global travel with his husband Nico, cooking and throwing gatherings for friends, scouring the globe for new music to use in yoga classes, and reading mind-body philosophy books to advance the spirit.