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Jessamyn Stanley

Jessamyn Stanley

Durham, NC, United States


Jessamyn Stanley is a yoga teacher, body positivity advocate, and writer based in Durham, North Carolina. Her classes provide a body positive approach to yoga which celebrates students’ bodies and encourages them to ask “How do I feel?” rather than “How do I look?” when practicing yoga. Jessamyn studied with Kimberley Puryear of Asheville Yoga Center’s 230-hour Teacher Training Program.

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Durham Yoga Company