Jimmy Barkan is a veteran master hot yoga teacher who was certified by the famous Ghosh’s College of India in Calcutta, India in 1981. Jimmy Barkan is known as one of the original promoters and teachers of hot yoga in the USA, practicing yoga long before hatha yoga and hot yoga became a popular form of exercise and wellness practice. Jimmy started his yoga career under Bikram Choudhury and became honored as Bikram’s Most Senior Teacher. Jimmy’s was the first of Bikram’s teachers to open a yoga studio, which opened in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in January of 1983.
Since the establishment of Jimmy’s The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga in 2002, Jimmy’s Teacher Training and certification programs continue to be attended by yoga students and aspiring teachers from around the globe. These 200 hour hot yoga teacher trainings are offered in Fort Lauderdale, New York and North Carolina and officially recognized by Yoga Alliance. In Jimmy’s hot yoga teacher training you’ll learn everything from proper alignment of yoga asanas to voice projection to teaching skills to communication skills. Jimmy has certified hundreds of teachers in his Barkan Method of hot flow yoga, and there are now numerous national & international Barkan Method yoga studios and teachers practicing The Barkan Method Hot Yoga.
Jimmy Barkan maintains two studios of his own, one in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and a second in Boca Raton, Florida. Jimmy and his teachers offer hot flow vinyasa yoga, hot yoga, warm yoga, and yoga to music classes. Jimmy also offers a hot yoga retreat in beautiful Costa Rica.
For more information visit http://www.barkanmethod.com