Sara Azarius Eichmiller


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 Association of Pittsburgh, Yoga Coordinator at the River’s Club fitness facility, Director and Founder of Shadyside Yoga and Director and Owner of Yoga On Centre. She has instructed over forty of Pittsburgh’s yoga teachers in her teacher education programs and ongoing mentorship program.

Sara’s teaching is a direct approach to yoga asana, pranayama, philosophy and meditation. She practices yoga to dig deeper into the unexplored, to cultivate present moment presence and to remember the true nature of Self and Universal Consciousness. She considers herself blessed to be of service through yoga and to be able to help herself and others with this transformative art.

Sara graduated in 1990 from Penn State University with a degree in print journalism. She worked for five years in Pennsylvania as a newspaper photographer before living in North Carolina and Texas and beginning her training in yoga.