Faculty - Faith Hunter

Faith Hunter began her practice of yoga and meditation in the early 90's as a way to cope while her beloved brother Michael was dying from complications related to AIDS. Through mindfulness and personal reflection, 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 has been teaching since 2003 and is an inspiring and generous mentor to wellness practitioners of all skill levels.

With a BS degree in Marketing from Grambling State University and an MBA from Loyola University, Faith is the Owner and Creator of Embrace Yoga DC, a yoga and wellness center located in Adams Morgan – a multicultural nest of Washington, DC. She is also the architect of Spiritually Fly™, a life philosophy that celebrates every moment of life, and uses the technology of breath, movement, sound (chanting & music), and stillness, in a fresh and modern way to encourage students to live an epic life.

Her passionate teaching style is heavily influenced by Vinyasa, Kundalini, and various forms of meditation. A next-generation teacher Faith blends Classic yogic principles and real-world occurrences into an integrated experience that is grounded, radical and unforgettably Spiritually Fly™. As a creative spirit, Faith is also a writer who has merged her love of poetry and meditation into numerous projects. Her latest is Shades of the Soul: A Meditation Journal (releasing April 2018), that blends her original poems and daily inspirational thoughts.

A favourite choice for mass yoga gatherings Faith has taught at yoga at the great lawn, the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington DC, multiple Wanderlust 108 events (US and Mexico), The White House Easter Egg Roll and is an esteemed faculty member for Kripalu and Yogaville. She tours internationally teaching yoga and meditation workshops, teacher trainings, and an assortment 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, Shape Magazine, and several publications and numerous blogs. Faith is a Yoga Expert for BeachBody, where she’s one of the key instructors for 3-week Yoga Retreat.

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Awaken the Sacred Goddess (The Vagina Warrior Practice)

Faith Hunter - FR1HUN

Regain your ancient sense of feminine power. This workshop provides an opportunity to peel back the layers and awaken your fierce inner goddess. Harness your warrior strength, reclaim your bright light, and liberate your spirit all while releasing your fears. Through yoga, mantras, and creative movement, you will open your doorway to "womb wisdom," and create a pathway to healing through meditation, listening, and self-awareness. (2.5 hrs-3 hrs, 1-day or a full weekend)


9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (6 HRS)



Faith Hunter - SA2HUN

Inspired by Faith's personal yoga practice and her passion for afro beats, bass, rhythms and lyrics of hip-hop, R&B, NeoSoul, and World music, this soulfully crafted practice will have you feeling the burn within every inch of who you are...body, mind, and SOUL. Designed to inspire, her high-spirited Vinyasa experience will shake your core, ignite your soul, and make you SWEAT like HELL. Allow the music to take you high as you tune into the musical vibes and FLY. There will be a mix of inversions, arm balances, and other playful transitions to make you sweat!!!


10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (2 HRS)


Spiritually Fly Master Class

Faith Hunter - SA4HUN

Inspired by her Sunday morning class in DC, Faith will merge a creative blend of yoga postures, breath, and soulful music that will awaken, ignite, and stimulate the divine goddess or god in you. This flowing asana practice will incorporate moments of uncovering deep emotions, joyous laughter, and pulsating ecstasy. At each step you will find your way into the flow of your natural self. The practice will include short lecture highlighting the Spiritually Fly Sutras, a flowing vinyasa class inspired by the qualities of the deities, infused with kriyas, and inspirational standing, balancing, and an inversion posture. In closing, you will drop into the depths of hips, delicious restorative, and meditation. By finding your own flow in the practice, you will be nourished by the divine and connect to your "spiritually fly" self.


3:15 PM - 5:15 PM (2 HRS)


Chakra Healing: Body & Soul

Faith Hunter - SU1HUN

The Chakras are energy centers within our bodies that serve as pathways to awaken and rebalance the body and soul. When these areas are blocked, we are unable to move and function effortlessly in life. Chakra Healing: Body and Soul, will focus on grounding, fluidity, personal power, love, truth, intuition, and higher connection. During this workshop, Faith will incorporate yoga postures, mudras, mantras, and meditation to awaken the pathway. The session will be Spiritually Fly Hatha sequencing merged with Kundalini Yoga. Bring a mat and journal.


9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (2 HRS)