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ISHTA Yoga Downtown
56 East 11th Street
(between University & Broadway)
New York, NY 10003
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Please direct all press inquiries, including logo and image requests, to Sarah Platt-Finger at or 212-598-4800.


ISHTA in the News

Sarah Platt-Finger Spotlighted on Sivana Spirit

Our very own Sarah Platt-Finger has been featured in the Yogi Spotlight over on Savana Spirit’s website! In the interview, she discusses how she came to practice yoga, her goals for herself and ISHTA, why she became a yoga instructor, what inspires her, and more. Here is a sneak peak:

ISHTA Featured in AlignYo Newsletter


We are thrilled and grateful to be featured in the latest AlignYo newsletter! Check it out for an interview with Alan, an overview of Sarah's basics class, and a special deal for AlignYo NYC readers!

Alan & Jean Featured in Yogin’ It

Alan and Jean have been featured in this glowing review from Yogin' It! The article does a wonderful job summarizing ISHTA's core mission and the unique qualities of Alan and Jean's individual classes. They both also participated in Yogin' It video interviews -- check out Jean's interview here and see Alan's below.

Do You Need a Zen-Cation?

Alan's meditation class has been plugged by Time Out New York as a way to relax and revive in New York. Come take a "Zen-cation" with us!

Alan Featured on ABC News!

Alan shared some of his insights on meditation and stress reduction in this video for ABC news. “It’s much easier to work with your body than get your mind still. When you’re calm and still you find inspiration comes to you.” Check out the video to hear more!

ISHTA Yoga featured in The New York Times

ISHTA's very own Michael Bartelle and Alan Finger have been featured in The New York Times! In an article called "Putting Meditation Back on the Mat," they weigh in on the trend of students looking for stillness in the busy chaos of New York.