Named "Yoga Rebel" by the New York Times, Tara Stiles has inspired a wide audience around the world with her healthy and relatable approaches to yoga, meditation, exercise, awareness, nutrition and every day well being. Tara has been featured in publications including Elle, Harpers Bazaar, Lucky, InStyle, Esquire, Shape, and Self and has been profiled by the Times of India, The Times (UK), and Sweden's Dagnes Nyheter.
Tara is the founder and owner of Strala Yoga, widely known for it's unpretentious, inclusive, and straightforward approach to yoga and meditation. She is the personal yoga instructor to Deepak Chopra, whom she's collaborated with to create the Authentic Yoga application, Yoga Transformation DVD series among other projects. Jane Fonda named Tara, "The new face of fitness". They partnered to re-launch Jane's famous WORKOUT brand of fitness DVDs and equipment.
Tara is the author of the bestselling Slim Calm Sexy Yoga and Yoga Cures. Her approach leads people to their own intuition and awareness. The results are radiant health and lasting happiness.
Tara is the first yoga instructor to use social media effectively to reach a global audience. Her instructional yoga videos, #1 iTunes podcast, blogs, and cooking videos have received over 20 million views so far. She engages with her wide range of subscribers daily through her video blog, twitter, Facebook page and her popular Tumblr blog, Tara Eats. Through social media Tara has been able to help millions of people ranging from kids, teenagers, moms, regular guys, and beyond not only get healthy and happy, but heal a wide variety of conditions from back pain, anxiety, sleep disorders, weight issues, body issues, and more. Her total social media reach is in the tens of millions and growing.
As Vanity Fair noted, "Tara Stiles has got to be the coolest yoga instructor ever."