Whether you’re an aspiring or a seasoned yogi, having your favorite yoga app on the phone is a delight you shouldn’t miss.

Whether you’re an aspiring or a seasoned yogi, having your favorite yoga app on the phone is a delight you shouldn’t miss.

Welcome to another edition of Apps to Watch, a bi-weekly series featuring the most impressive mobile apps that haven’t made it to the spotlight just yet.

The number of yoga practitioners in America has gone up from 20.4 million in 2012 to almost 37 million in 2016. This number is expected to grow even further and reach up to 55 million yoga participants by 2020. It’s easy to see why yoga is taking the world by storm: flexibility, stress relief, physical fitness and better health are just a fraction of its advantages.

The impact of yoga is visible in the world of mobile apps too as there are numerous ways to get involved.

Whether you’re an aspiring or a seasoned yogi, having your favorite yoga app on the phone is a delight you shouldn’t miss.

Here are ten innovative and handy yoga apps for everyone who wants to have more yoga in their lives.

iYoga Premium

Available for $1.99 on iOS.

iYoga Premium is one of the most visually spectacular yoga apps. It displays body anatomy and muscle work in over 190 (80 free + 110 premium) yoga postures. Apps content is based on natural movements and it even lets you observe specific muscles in isolation. iYoga Premium is suitable for all levels of yoga enthusiasts.


Available for free on iOS.

YogiDoList challenges you to take on 300 weeks yoga journey, which is designed to turn every yoga enthusiast into an expert. Every day YogiDoList will send you a to-do list of given poses, and if you complete them all, your progress will increase. For every missed day, your development will decrease. So the more you practice, the more advanced poses you reach. Is there a more natural way to just dive right into it?


Available for free on Android and iOS.

YogaTrail is the worldwide yoga network where yoga practitioners meet yoga teachers. The app allows you to find and attend yoga events in your area.

3D Yoga Anatomy

Available for $9.99 on iOS.

Another handy tool for yoga students and teachers who strive to go beyond the surface and discover the real effects of yoga exercises. At the moment, the app displays 40 essential poses in 360º view along with instructions for entering and deepening the poses.

Yoga Wake Up

Available for free on iOS.

If you can’t find the right alarm-clock sound, Yoga Wake Upmight be the right choice. Your morning can determine your day. Traditional alarm clocks disrupt sleeping patterns and leave people moody for an entire day. Yoga Wake Up delivers yoga and meditation sequences to you in bed and help you to wake up with a smile on your face.

Global Yoga Academy

Available for free on Android and iOS.

Global Yoga Academy is a lesser known, yet very comprehensive yoga app. It offers multiple degrees of difficulty, a built-in community, progress tracker, customizable classes and other advanced options. However, to reap all benefits, you’ll need to order a subscription.

Minimalistic and clean no-nonsense yoga app with over 250 yoga poses explained in videos and text. The app also offers practical tips and modifications and is suitable for both beginners and advanced users.

Pocket Yoga Teacher

Available for $9.99 on iOS.

You might have heard about Pocket Yoga app already. However, its sidekick app Pocket Yoga Teacher delivers an easy to use toolset to create, edit and share yoga sequences. It even lets you add music and convert your practice to PDF file, making it the best companion for every yoga instructor.


Available for free on iOS.

Yogassential is like Uber for Yoga. With this simple app, you can book private yoga sessions on-demand for just £45 an hour. You can choose the location, time and topic of the lesson. To date, the service works only in London area.


Available for free on Android and iOS.

Grokker is an ultimate wellness solution for organizations and busy individuals. It offers 1000s of best yoga, meditation, fitness and healthy cooking videos and goal-oriented programs for just $15 per month (including 2-weeks free trial period).