Get Spiritually Fly! Absorbing the pure essence of the yoga practice and merging the eclectic beauty of her own life, Faith Hunter’s style, Spiritually Fly™, speaks to awakening and honoring the divine energy of life that flows through the body and soul. She incorporates the purity of breath, yogic philosophy, self-discovery in the asana, chanting, modern mystical sounds, and her colorful Louisiana upbringing to create a transformational experience that encourages you to dial into your own personal flow on and off the mat. Faith has been called “Spiritually Fly” because of her dynamic transformational spirit and soulful modern approach to the practice of yoga, and her ability to deeply connect with people from all walks of life. She is truly a new form of yogi that takes yogic principles and intuitively merges in personal experiences to create a wellness lifestyle that is grounded, integrated, and fused with the fullest of life.
Meet Faith Hunter, DC/NYC based Yoga instructor, global traveler, & Lifestylist, sprinkled with a dash of Louisiana charm. Faith began her life long love affair with yoga in the early 90s as a way to cope as her beloved brother Michael was dying from a complication related to AIDS. Through meditation and mindfulness Faith was able to release her fears and experience an awakening from within. From that day forward, she committed herself to sharing these practices with the world. Always eager to learn, explore, and share, Faith is an inspiring and generous mentor to yoga practitioners of all skill levels.
She is the creator of Spiritually Fly™, a philosophy that celebrates every moment of life, and uses yoga’s tools of sound both chanting & music, breath, and movement, in a fresh and modern way to encourage students to embrace their unique flow in life – on and off the mat. Her passionate and free-spirited teaching style is influenced by her study in Vinyasa , Ashtanga and kundalini. A next generation yoga teacher Faith blends Classic yogic principles and real world personal experiences into an Integrated Flow that is totally grounded & Spiritually Fly™. Faith also owns Embrace Yoga DC, yoga training & community center located in Adams Morgan – a multicultural nest of Washington DC. Both 200 and 500 level yoga certifications are offered.
A favorite choice for mass yoga gatherings Faith has taught at yoga at the great lawn, the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington DC, The White House Easter Egg Roll and is an esteemed faculty member for Kripalu. She tours internationally teaching yoga workshops, teacher trainings, and public appearances. Faith is also a media darling having graced the covers of Yoga Journal (twice), Om Yoga & Lifestyle (UK based), Origin Magazine, and Sweat Equity. She has also appeared in Essence, Black Enterprise, Washington Post, Women’s Health, and several publications and numerous blogs. Faith is currently a Brand Ambassador for Nubian Heritage, Bali Malas, and is one of the Lead Yoga Experts for BeachBody!