Duane Armitage



Specialty: Hatha-Gong

Background: 35 years in law enforcement. 200-hour yoga teacher certification through the South West Institute of Healing Arts and subsequently his 500-hour certification after completing the 300-hour Masters Teacher Training Program at Inner Vision Yoga. 3500 hours of teaching experience in Hatha, Yin, Restorative and Hatha-Gong™.

Philosophy: He believes strongly in the spiritual, emotional and physical foundations of yoga and is constantly searching for more knowledge, using movement and vibration to enhance the expression of the yoga practice and provide a healing modality during asana postures.

Unique/personal: Duane loves storytelling and often threads a story through his classes, based on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali and the Bhagavad Gita. Most recently he has created “The Gong and the Gita” a devotional yoga experience in three acts, which is being performed around the greater Phoenix metropolitan area. Duane also teaches “The Gita in Motion” on Sunday evenings at Moksha.