Melissa Fountain MA., CSYT, is a certified Svaroopa® Yoga; teacher and therapist, with 25 years of teaching experience. She is a member of the Master Yoga Teaching Staff and a Leading Teacher certified at 750 hours. Melissa is also a Yoga Therapist certified at 700 hours. She is as well, both a Svaroopa® Meditation Teacher and Vichara Therapist.
Her commitment to the path of yoga is inspired by her studying for many years with Swami Nirmalananda Saraswati (formerly Rama Berch,) founder of Svaroopa® Yoga. Melissa continues her yoga training at the advanced level at the Master Yoga Teaching Institute in Malvern, Pennsylvania, and offers Svaroopa® week-end workshops nationally. Her daily yoga is an enlivened mix of family life, teaching classes, Yoga Therapy sessions and a deep commitment to her own yoga and meditation practice.

Her work through Yogaconnection serves the greater Metrowest community with yoga classes, workshops, and individual yoga therapy in Southborough, Westborough, Marlborough, West Concord, and Natick Massachusetts.

Student Reflections

"I am learning new ways to live 'softly' in my body, to soften rather than stretch, to release rather than grip. My osteoporosis of the spine has improved considerably"
Svaroopa® Yoga is calming, mind-expanding; relaxing while empowering."
"Yoga has deepened my sense of self. It has helped me with getting to the next layer of understanding of who I am and why I do what I do"