TGIF – Thank Ganesh It’s Friday!
We hope that you had a wonderful week wherever you may be, and are ready for a lovely long Labor Day weekend celebrating the end of summer 2012. We have selected a few of our favorite yoga events happening across the country this weekend, so check ‘em out below, and get out there and have some fun!
Saturday, September 1st – Sunday, September 2nd
Join Chris Calarco at Root Yoga in Denver for two Surrender to the Flow: Phish Yoga workshops this weekend!
As Phish completes their 2012 Summer Tour at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Denver, come downtown Root Yoga during the afternoons to get locked in for the 2nd and 3rd shows. This is all levels, aligned vinyasa yoga set to the sonic spectrum of Phish that will connect the worlds of Phish and Yoga in creative and real ways.
Utauado, Puerto Rico
Thursday, August 30th – Monday, August 3rd
Savor the last days of summer with Pravassa’s 2nd Annual Stretch Out Summer Retreat led by April Martucci in Puerto Rico!
Lush Caribbean jungle, dinner under the stars, swimming in an ocean pool created by rocks, this is just some of what you have to look forward to on our 2nd Annual journey to Utuado, Puerto Rico. Join Pravassa and April Martucci as we celebrate the end of summer on a former coffee plantation in the Puerto Rican mountains. You’ll enjoy the cabins set amid the tropical landscape and stunning 360º views of the jungle. Each cabin has a private balcony and hammock so you can commune with nature and receive the quiet calm.
Sunday, September 2nd
Spend your Sunday outdoors with Laura Jaster and DJ Eyeam at Yoga Rocks the Park!
The day will include a 75-minute all-levels yoga class led by Laura, accompanied by heart-opening DJ music from DJ Eyeam. The class will be followed by a family-friendly concert. Practitioners then visit the vibrant vendor-area filled with organic, vegetarian food and drinks, and wellness vendors offering massage, acupuncture and other treatments designed to make you feel great!
Saturday, September 1st
Join Ina S. this Saturday at Om Time Yoga in Boulder, CO for a Fluid Poetry, movement = mantrasana workshop!
Explore the vibrational quality of your essence as you dive into the dynamic pulse of Spanda– the source of your fluidly integrated energetic body! This workshop will explore mantra and āsana together as one, in a dynamic vinyasa flow, to awaken your creative potential through the current of Sacred Sound.
Saturday, September 1st – Friday, September 7th
This Saturday Annie Carpenter will kick off her Svadyaya mentorship at the Exhale Center for Sacred Movement in Venice!
This very special apprenticeship includes asana, pranayama and meditation, as well as assisting Annie’s asana classes! You will also have bi-weekly meetings with Annie on refining hands-on adjustments, reviewing philosophical concepts and practice teaching. You will conclude the apprenticeship with a SEVA project, which will include readings and essays on interpretations from the Upanishads and other classic texts.
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, August 31st – Saturday, September 1st
Join Jill Miller, creator of Yoga Tune Up®, for a couple of public classes during her Level 1 TT at YogaWorks Larchmont!
Yoga Tune Up® is a potently therapeutic style of conscious corrective exercise that strikes a balance between the worlds of Yoga, fitness, and myofascial self-care, attracting students of all ages and body types. It breaks down the nuts and bolts of human movement and provides therapeutic strategies for the classroom. It interweaves precise anatomy with a yogic lens of awareness, conscious relaxation, and body therapy to help every student to live better in their body. The study of Yoga Tune Up® delves you deeply into integrated anatomy and body mechanics while helping you discover a fresh approach to Asana.
Friday, 8/31: Core & Spinal Rotation Focus
Saturday, 9/1: Core & Backbend Focus
Wishing you a fun & fabulous Labor Day Weekend 2012!