Over the past 15 years Yoga has risen in popularity! Jimmy Barkan, the founder of The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga opened in Fort Lauderdale in 1983 , Ft. Lauderdale Location making Barkan a pioneer in this ever-growing industry. FT. Laud Schedule Jimmy started out as a Bikram Yoga, THE most senior Bikram teacher in the world to be exact! In 2002 Barkan and Bikram parted ways, even though they remain friends/brothers! That’s when Jimmy developed The Barkan Method, his approach to this ancient science! The Barkan Method also opened in Boca Raton: Boca Location (Right across the street from The Town Center mall! Boca Schedule
The Barkan Method is a style of Hatha Yoga that originated from a lineage in Calcutta, India. While the Barkan Method finds its roots from this lineage in Calcutta, it also integrates postures from other styles of Yoga to create variations and even greater range of motion. The yoga classes are practiced in a heated room to stretch and strengthen various areas of the body. The practice brings vital balance and restores all systems to optimal health. Consistency will create a physical, mental and spiritual harmony that will be felt in all areas of the practitioner’s life.