Steven Leonard believes every person has a unique way of engaging with and adapting to the joys and challenges of life. A faculty member at Kripalu, Steven leads meditation classes, workshops, retreats, and outdoor activities. He is an athlete, writer, musician, marriage officiant, and self-taught sushi chef with a degree in exercise physiology. Steven has worked in the field of wellness for more than 10 years and loves to guide people in a way that affirms their natural instincts and intelligence. He continues to learn about meditation from his teachers Lorin Roche and Jonathan Foust (Sudhir).
Inclusive Awareness Meditation
15-Minute Meditation with Steven Leonard
Join Kripalu Yoga teacher and faculty member Steven Leonard as leads you through the five elements of a core Kripalu meditation.
Meditation: A Dance Between You and Life
Meditation can run through your everyday life, and allow you to find a dynamic relationship with your inner and outer worlds.
Using the Senses as a Portal to Meditation
Teaching at Kripalu, I get to meet a wide range of practitioners from across the globe, and there seems to be a common misunderstanding in the yoga world regarding meditation.
Meditation and the Art of Inclusive Awareness
Allow your mind to find balance in the spaciousness. Allow yourself to simply be.
Beginner's Yoga with Steven Leonard
Enjoy a Kripalu Yoga class for beginners with Kripalu School of Yoga faculty Steven Leonard.
The Art of Non-Doing
We can create space and time in our busy lives for “non-doing.”
Holiday Helpers: Practices for Staying Grounded in the Season of Celebration
The holidays are upon us, a season that for many brings joy, celebration, and gratitude, warm hearths on chilly days, and the heartening pleasures of exchanging gifts while reconnecting with loved ones.
Flexing Your Mental Muscles
We all know that exercise can help keep our bodies strong and healthy, but can it affect brain function as well? A recent story on NPR highlights research...
The Benefits of Yoga + Snowshoeing
When the snow falls, stoke your inner fire with the perfect union of winter sports and yoga!
Embracing Beginner’s Mind
Beginner’s mind, like everything else, is a choice. When we choose to turn down our knee-jerk assumptions, we may find a spaciousness that we didn’t know...
Yoga for Your Health
A regular yoga practice can yield long-term heath benefits.
In Through the Outdoors: The Gifts of Mindful Walking
“Everything—yourself, your community, your environment—is in a constant state of give and take,” says Steven Leonard in his R&R retreat workshop In...
Ready for your own transformation?
Join us for life-changing experiences.