XYoga Dubai: Esha Gupta to Inaugurate Festival on Kite Beach
The fourth edition of XYoga Dubai will be held at Kite Beach from 21-22 February. Indian actress Esha Gupta will be leading its opening session
XYoga Dubai's two-day yoga festival will return to Dubai this February. Titled ‘Be Yoga, Be Nature’, the festival will be held on Kite Beach from 21-22 February. Its mass opening session will be led by Bollywood actress Esha Gupta, who will open the festival with a morning class for 2,000 yogis. Speaking about the upcoming event, Esha said she was “thrilled to be coming back to Dubai” and added, “Dubai has always been close to my heart and yoga has increasingly become a huge part of my life, keeping me grounded and centred. I am thrilled to share this passion with yogis in Dubai and look forward all that the festival has to offer.”
Apart from Esha, several well-known local and international yogis will also be attending the festival. This includes Sjana Elise, an Australian adventure yogi, and American “yoga bro” Jacob Manning.
Complimentary classes, talks, workshops and meditation sessions will be held by various yoga groups and studios, including Art of Living, Yoga House, Yoga La Vie, Nilaya House, Yoga Ashram, Move On Yoga, Urban Yoga, Shimis, Naya, MeFitPro, Lighthouse Arabia and Lotus Yoga. A variety of yoga sessions, such as Acro Yoga, Live Piano Flow, Jivamukti Yoga, Arabic yoga and ladies-only classes will be conducted.
The festival is expected to attract up to 20,000 participants of all age groups and fitness levels. Commenting on the upcoming event, General Manager of XYoga Dubai, Mohammed Javad said, “2020 will be a monumental year for Dubai and this year’s XYoga Dubai, presented by Dubai Holding will once again highlight the emirate’s shared purpose and commitment to defy limits, both individually and collectively. The fourth edition of XYoga Dubai will bring new yogis, new practices and a new perspective for the tens of thousands who are expected to join us.”