Blanche DeVries: Co-owner of the 1st Yoga Studio in the US

Blanche DeVries: Co-owner of the 1st Yoga Studio in the US

Pierre Bernard and his wife, Blanche DeVries, were among the earliest proponents of postural yoga in America. In 1924, they created the Clarkstown Country Club, where yoga was taught to affluent and influential clientele. The network created through this endeavor not only popularized yoga in the West but also advanced the reinvention of yoga as…