Ashtanga

Geoff MacKenzie - Posture Development Through Inquiry_sm

Posture Development through Inquiry

Sunday, Nov 4th, 2018 – Morning and afternoon sessions

The morning session offers a led primary with Geoff MacKenzie, authorized level 2 teacher. The afternoon session is a posture development workshop, featuring a student-led inquiry into any and all areas of the practice where we encounter difficulty.

Intro to Ashtanga - Jenesa

Intro to Ashtanga Series

Sundays, Sep 16th, 23rd, & 30th, 1:30 – 3:30 pm (3 classes)
Are you curious about traditional yoga and want to develop a deeper understanding? The Intro to Ashtanga series will give you a strong foundation in posture alignment, posture names, breath and movement. A brief background of Ashtanga history and philosophy will also be presented.

An Ashtanga Yoga Weekend

An Ashtanga Yoga Weekend

An Ashtanga Yoga weekend with Authorized Level 2 Ashtanga teacher, Geoff MacKenzie, features workshops, Mysore practices, and guided discussions on the practice, including its subtler aspects and the places where we encounter difficulty.

YTTs Yoga Clinic

Yoga Clinic – Sun Salutations

Need a refresher on Sun Salutations to get ready for our upcoming 108 Sun Salutations event? In this yoga clinic, our YTTs will lead you through a detailed breakdown of Sun Salutations. Explore the fundamentals of yoga through an introduction to the breath, body awareness, postural alignment, and muscle engagement.

108 Sun Salutations

108 Sun Salutations

Come and support our YTTs as they guide you through 108 Sun Salutations. The 108 Sun Salutations will be broken up into three sets of 36, with a mini savasana after each set. Do one set, two sets, or all three! This powerful experience will stretch you and leave your yoga practice changed. It’s an incredible way to detox both physically and mentally, all while supporting a great cause.

Michelle Pichert - Ashtanga Yoga Workshop

Ashtanga Yoga Workshop

with Michelle Pichert, Authorized Ashtanga Yoga Teacher When: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 Morning Session: 7:00-9:00 am Afternoon Session: 1:00-3:00 pm Where: Harmony Yoga & Wellness Center, 360 Duncan St, Duncan BC Are you feeling some setbacks in your practice? Do you feel stuck? You are not alone! Join KPJAYI Authorized Ashtanga Yoga teacher Michelle Pichert for a day of in-depth practice, discovery, and overcoming challenges on your...

Deepen Your Practice Series - Deborah & Jenesa

Deepen Your Practice Series

with Deborah Carruthers and Jenesa Tomich Dates: Wednesdays, Sep 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th (4 classes) Time: 5:15 – 6:15 pm Where: Harmony Yoga & Wellness Center, 360 Duncan St, Duncan BC Deborah and Jenesa will guide this series of mini-workshops for intermediate to advanced yogis. Sep 6th – Learn how to build the capacity to pick up and jump back and...

Deb and Jenesa outside the Mysore Ashtanga Yoga Shala

What is Mysore?

Many people ask us, “What is a Mysore class?” To give you a bit of background, Mysore is the name of a city in southern India, where Sri K. Pattabhi Jois – one of the founders of the Ashtanga method – began teaching in the 1930s. Mysore is simply a method of learning Ashtanga Yoga step by step. What do...

Michelle Pichert - Ashtanga Yoga Workshop

Backbending Workshop

w/ Authorized Ashtanga Yoga teacher, Michelle Pichert When: Saturday, March 25th, 2017, 1:00 – 4:00 pm Where: Harmony Yoga & Wellness Center, 360 Duncan St, Duncan BC In this dynamic backbending workshop, Authorized Ashtanga Yoga teacher, Michelle Pichert, will guide you as you cultivate understanding, build strength, conquer fear, and open your heart to experience the amazing benefits of opening your...

Deborah Pincha Mayurasana

A Month of Ashtanga Yoga in Mysore, India

A summary of my month of study and practice of Ashtanga Yoga in Mysore, India. – Deborah What does a month of practising Ashtanga Yoga, six days a week, Mysore-style, do for you? The practice: Getting up around 4:30 am, having a cup of coffee,  getting ready, then an 8-minute walk to the Shala (school). Arriving in the room, joining others who have...