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Richard Lanza

Richard Lanza, Founder & President, Open Doors​, Yoga Studios, Gift & Book Store, Healing & Learning Center

Richard Lanza, Founder & President, Open Doors

Richard Lanza, ERYT, CYT, has been exploring the different branches of yoga and forms of holistic health for over 50 years with special focus on psychic development and spiritual healing. His background also includes training in Yoga, Eastern Philosophy, Hypnosis, Acupuncture, Massage, Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Energy Healing, Essene Therapy and Therapeutic Touch. He is the originator and owner of OPEN DOORS HOLISTIC AND METAPHYSICAL CENTER and OPEN DOORS YOGA STUDIOS, creator and Instructor of the OPEN DOORS YOGA TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM, Co-Director of the OPEN DOORS School of Energy Healing, Creator and Instructor of the Intuitive Mastery Program, producer of Guided Meditation CD's and creator of TranceFormation Workshops. He also has received training and certification from Tolly Burkan as a FireWalk Facilitator. He has taught yoga workshops nationally and internationally.

His passion is Vinyasa style of yoga. As a yoga instructor his classes blend the intensity and focus of a Vinyasa Yoga practice with a playful attitude towards the challenge. Richard believes his purpose is to provide the space to allow individuals the opportunity to transform their lives. As an instructor, his intent is to support his students to empower themselves, lighten up and enjoy life, deepen their spiritual practice, explore their potential, and discover their unique truth.

 "My intent is that Open Doors will support you in achieving your
personal goals and desires." ~ Richard

Special Offerings with Richard


For information on any of his classes or events, as well as Guided Meditations...



Join Richard Lanza for workshops, classes, special events & retreats. Please contact Richard at with any questions.


Individualized 200 & 300 Hour Teacher Training Program Held All Year
with Richard Lanza & Shawn Cornelison

Yoga Trainings are either remote or in-person (or combination) 
Yoga Teacher Trainings are individually designed. Students may begin the program anytime and complete in
their own timetable
Richard is also available for remote individual meditation, psychic development, and energy healing trainings

March & April  (Yoga Vibe, Sofia, Bulgaria)
Richard Lanza & Shawn Cornelison
Yoga Teacher Training
Yoga &  Meditation Classes

April 23-June 20 (Tokyo, Japan)
Yoga and Meditation Classes

June - August (Open Doors Yoga Studios, Weymouth, MA, USA)
The Awakening: Remembering The Essential Nature of Self - August 10 & 11
Yoga Teacher Training
Yoga & Meditation Classes – Friday Nights

August (Downtown Desert Yoga Studio, Los Crudes, New Mexico, USA)
The Awakening: Remembering The Essential Nature of Self – August 2 - 4

September - November (Yoga Vibe, Sofia, Bulgaria)
Richard Lanza & Shawn Cornelison
200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training (First Half of Training. Second Half Begins March 2025)
Yoga & Meditation Classes

November - December (Open Doors & Open Doors Yoga Studios, Braintree, MA, USA)
Intuitive Mastery Program – Date To Be Announced
Meditation Classes and Meetings, Richard Lanza, Meditations, Guided Meditations
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