Approximately 3200 children in Cape Town Townships receive regular yoga classes with the Earthchild Yoga Project, a non-profit organization based in Kayelitsha and Lavendar Hill, offering complimentary education to under-resourced schools. Through the practice of yoga and meditation, these young children are encouraged to connect with themselves as well as grow into conscious, confident and responsible children.

The Earthchild Project has identified the need for these children to have a space that is quiet and safe. They have teamed up with The Shala Cape Town Yoga School to build a Yoga Shala in the form of a environmentally-friendly classroom, which will empower these children to inspire dreaming and visioning

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a project by


The Shala Cape Town Yoga School

Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA

The Shala is a boutique-style studio and sacred space for people to explore the practice of yoga with the support of inspiring and hands-on teachers.

in support of

Earthchild Project

Earthchild Classrooms

Cape Town, Western Cape