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Saturday Salutations:
Juneteenth Celebration for All
in Partnership with Project Yoga Richmond

This class is pay-what-you-can. Advance registration is required. Space is limited. 

In partnership with our friends at Project Yoga Richmond, we bring you a very special Saturday Salutations: Juneteenth Celebration for All on the terraced lawn at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

Invite healing, cultivate community and unify your intentions with others in this special Juneteenth installment of Saturday Salutations at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

Reserve your spot

Saturday, June 19, 2021
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Details

As Richmonders, we know our city has a long, layered history of racism and trauma. Each of us will arrive at this space with our own experiences, joys, and hardships. Let’s connect with our ancestral past, investigate our feelings, and process what arises in the context of yoga, dance, and meditation.


  • PYR Board Member Dr. Ram Bhagat offers an oral history of Juneteenth and how it connects us all.
  • Stretch the body and mind with yoga lead by Dr. Ram Bhagat.
  • Raise your vibrations with drumming and dancing.
  • Integrate what we’ve experienced through meditation.
  • Close with a sharing circle.Rose Garden Terraced Lawn

We welcome people of all racial backgrounds to practice together and contemplate how they show up in the community in this beautifully cultivated green space.

All PYR and Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden events require mask-wearing, social distancing, and smaller attendance. Yogis may arrive as early as 8:30 a.m. to set up their mats.

Space is limited. Register now — navigate to June 19th and click on the date!

Rain date: June 20, 9 a.m.