Modo Yoga LA

Best Hot Yoga, August 2013

When you’re dripping with sweat as you strain to entwine your calves in the eagle pose, you’ll be thankful that Modo Yoga LA serves a dose of mindfulness with your workout. The 40-posture series of movements takes place in a room heated to 100 degrees; devotees of the discipline believe that the high temperature opens and strengthens the body. Regulars are greeted by name; beginners are encouraged to practice at their own pace and receive tips on how to manage the warmth. The studio conducts more than 80 classes a week in a luxurious space equipped with environmentally friendly cork floors, high ceilings, and fully stocked men’s and women’s locker rooms. A cold-pressed-juice bar adjoins the place