Author Archives : Beth Keene

About Beth Keene

"Living yoga" is a philosophy created by my teacher SHIVA REA who teaches people to reconnect themselves to the macrocosm universe through a ceremonial yoga practice that is in harmony with seasons, the natural world as well as where we are in our lives from moment to moment. At beKEENE YOGA we provide Living Yoga Programs tailored specifically to your needs. From a weekly yoga hour to daily yoga sessions complete with beginner friendly classes and creative workshops to keep our students progressing on their individual path Think of us as your own private guide on a journey to a deeply joyful life. We are excited about being your friend along the way!

Back 2 Basics

BeKEENE Yoga is offering a 6 week series for everyone from beginners to seasoned practitioners wanting to revisit the fundamentals of yoga. This workshop offers an overview of yogic philosophy and addresses the development of yogic practice, both generally and personally. The series will be facilitated by multiple members of the BeKEENE collective, offering a diversity […]



*Happy Holidays*

Happy Holidays from the BeKEENE collective!! Interested in yoga, but not sure if you’re ready to commit?? Try it for FREE! From now until the end of the year, BeKEENE Yoga is offering a complementary first class to all local venues. If you are a business, school, hotel, church or organization that would like to […]


Beth Keene, RYT & Ayurveda Consultant, is offering her biannual CROSSOVER + CLEANSE October 9th-15th. Transition with the changing season and nurture yourself through the holistic practice of Ayurveda. This experience offers participants a detoxifying cleanse with the aim of balancing body and mind. Enjoy daily Prana Vinyasa group practices, fresh kitchari cooked each day, Pranayama, daily meditations, […]


Thank you, Monica!

Thanks so much to Monica Mesa for bringing her beautiful pranavinyasa practice to Chattanooga! Thanks also to Zanzibar studio for hosting, to Lori Love for her music, and to everyone who showed up for this event!

Autumnal Equinox Practice

Yoga practitioners around the globe observe milestone seasonal shifts through the repetition of 108 sun salutations. You are invited to join them along with Lori Love, Hillary Libby, and Jennifer Blair at the circle in Renaissance Park this Wednesday from 6-8pm. This event is free, but donations will be accepted. Bring yourself, your mat, water, […]


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  Monica Mesa is coming to Chattanooga! Monica is a Bhakti (devotional) Yogini with Colombian roots, and teaches Prana Vinyasa Flow, cultivated by Shiva Rea and the Global Vinyasa Collective. She is the founder and creative director of Yoga for the Peaceful Studio in Crested Butte, Colorado. Her classes are imbued with music, sacred ritual, […]


Coming this fall…………… BeKEENE Yoga is thrilled to announce the next biannual cleanse! Transition in harmony with the changing seasons under the guidance of Ayurvedic Consultant Beth Keene. Stay tuned for more information or contact her directly at



Back 2 Basics coming soon…

BACK 2 BASICS is a 6 week series for everyone from beginners to seasoned practitioners wanting to revisit the fundamentals of yoga. This workshop offers an overview of yogic philosophy and the development of yogic practice, both generally and personally. Each session will incorporate some instruction/ discussion, applied practice, and the opportunity for Q&A. Topics […]

108 & the Summer Solstice

It is possible to view the individual digits of 108 as representational: 1 for God or higher Truth, 0 for emptiness or completeness, and 8 for infinity or eternity. The number 108 is considered sacred in many ancient religions and histories, and so there are typically 108 beads or knots on malas and rosaries. Beyond […]



Outdoor Meditation Group

“Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.” – John Muir Three members of our BeKEENE collective have initiated an outdoor meditation group in Chattanooga! They are offering two thirty minute sessions weekly in addition to one longer […]