Come with an open mind. Your body will follow.


Fall Classes Start Wednesday, September 30!

Click Here to go to the classes page and select your classes.

Click here to download and print the PDF of the Fall Schedule.

Manouso Manos Workshop is drawing Near. Register Now!

Friday, October 16, through Sunday, October 18, 2015

CLICK HERE to go to the workshops page and register for the Manouso workshop using PayPal. Or mail a check payable to: Yoga On Centre, 6016 Centre Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa 15206

Click Here for the Manouso Workshop Flyer with full workshop details.


Join the Deep Study Workshop

One weekend each month…

Friday & Saturday, November 6 & 7, 2015

Sara is teaching two fun and informative evenings each month. Friday night includes asana (postures), pranayama (breathing) and a Q&A. Saturday night includes asana, a yoga sutra discussion and meditation practice. Each evening includes a 20-30 minute savasana (deep rest/corpse pose). Join us at this introductory level. Beginners welcome. You may come one night or both.  Text Sara at 412-401-2162 if you have any questions. You can sign up on the easel at the studio or register online with PayPal: click on the workshops page then the Deep Study workshop title.   Click here for More.

August is a great opportunity to get started at the ground level since we are still working on the Introductory Syllabus. (Although you may begin any month.) It is important to communicate with Sara if you are thinking of joining the program. Text her at 412-401-2162 with any questions or special needs.

If you are not receiving emails please text your email address to Sara at 412-401-2162 so she can add your address for workshop updates. Or email her at


Our Classes

Our classes run in 12-week sessions with a short break between quarters. You may begin at any time.  It is not necessary to start at the beginning of a quarter although, for level 1 classes, it is advisable.  Just choose a class from the schedule page and either pre-register online or pay at class time.  No need to call ahead. Just show up a few minutes early to fill out our New Student Registration form.

View our Class Schedule & Register

Welcome to Yoga on Centre

We are Pittsburgh’s only officially certified Iyengar Yoga studio. All of our teachers have extensive training in the Iyengar method, and each continues to improve her practice and her teaching skills. We work as a team, with a systematic approach, to help our students progress through the many practices of yoga regardless of their fitness level, age or limitations.

Meet our Teachers


  • Sara Azarius Eichmiller

    Director Sara Azarius Eichmiller is Western Pennsylvania’s most experienced teacher of Iyengar Yoga. She has been teaching yoga full-time for over 20 years and has developed Pittsburgh’s only Iyengar Yoga studio to cultivate a community of teachers and students dedicated to the Iyengar method. Sara’s credits include three years as President of the Yoga Training […]

  • Christina Sible

    Christina Sible has been studying and teaching Iyengar method yoga for 15 years. She is a Certified Intermediate Junior 1 Iyengar teacher. Her primary teachers include Sara Azarius, Lois Steinberg, Dean Learner, and Manouso Manos. She has also studied with Geeta Iyengar and a number of senior Iyengar teachers at the 2001, 2004, 2007 and 2013 […]

  • Diane Lassman

    Diane Lassman

    Diane Lassman is a certified Iyengar yoga teacher. She turned seriously to yoga in 2001 after suffering with chronic low back pain for years. As her back pain disappeared her commitment to yoga deepened. Diane brings her talents as an educator and nurse to her teaching. She has been sharing her warm and generous spirit […]

  • Margie Minkler

    Margie Minkler

    Margie Minkler is a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher. She began her practice of yoga 12 years ago while working as a criminal defense attorney.  As a dedicated student of meditation, she was drawn to ashtanga and “power yoga” practices for their meditative dimensions and athletic movement.   When she left the legal profession nearly eight years […]

  • Nadya

    Nadya Krol

    Nadya Krol is a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher. She has over 11 years experience in yoga.  She has an MA in Art History and started her yoga studies while working as an art history teacher. As such, she understands many learning challenges her yoga students may experience. Nadya joined Sara Azarius’ studio when she retired […]

  • Kit Ford

    Kit Ford

    Kit began practicing yoga 13 years ago and allowed herself to experiment with several styles and teachers before settling into the Iyengar method.  She has been a focused and determined student at Yoga On Centre since 2005. She successfully completed her first Intro 1 Iyengar teaching assessment and continues her dedicated studies toward completing her second […]

  • Michelle Minyon

    Michelle brings great joy to her practice.  She began yoga in 2001 and completed a 400 hour, year long, training with Sara Azarius.   Michelle is an advanced iRest Yoga Nidra teacher and has also completed training with  “Warriors at Ease: Bringing the power of mind-body healing with yoga to military communities”.  She has also attained […]

  • Paul Hajdukiewicz

    Paul began his yoga studies in 1998 and began teaching in 2001. Yoga connected his early studies in theater, dance and martial arts with his lifelong interest in religion and spirituality. Paul has synthesized his studies with many gifted teachers into his own inclusive and informative approach. His teaching is at the same time demanding […]

  • Stephanie Rago

    Stephanie Rago

    Stephanie Rago began her study of yoga over 20 years ago and has been teaching full-time for 10 years at a number of Pittsburgh facilities including Yoga On Centre, The Rivers Club, CMU and Duquesne University. She knew from the start that yoga would be a lifetime practice for her. Stephanie is a Certified Iyengar […]