Over the last two years, yoga has slotted itself neatly Mumbai's daily life.
Private instructors have been coming into homes for sessions for Rs 500-800.
Lower Parel Iyengar classes have three-month waiting lists.
Fitness centers are incorporating Ashtanga in their membership packages and schools are making space for it in their curriculums.
One Mumbai yoga Bandra class even alternates Hatha yoga with a South Indian martial art called Kalaripayattu.
Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor achieves her so-called zero-digit figure with a rigorous yoga routine, while copies of Shilpa Shetty's yoga DVD sell like ... a Shilpa Shetty yoga video.
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