This practice promotes profound relaxation with supported poses, breathing practices, and meditation. A healing balm for an anxious, weary world, restorative yoga reduces the effects of chronic stress and helps students overcome insomnia, fear, anger, anxiety, and depression. Release tension from your body and mind and restore energy and joy. No yoga experience needed for this deeply relaxing practice.
This class has been established for new and experienced yogi’s alike. Hatha yoga practices bring a sense of vitality and calmness to the mind, nervous system, and heart in addition to strengthening and stretching the body. This evening practice will focus on unwinding after a busy Monday and allowing our body, heart, and mind to transition to a space of calm and quiet. Hatha yoga practices will include asana – physical poses and postures, pranayama or breathing practices, focused concentration for meditation, and deep relaxation / yoga nidra.
This class is conducted with the students using props for support to focus on opening the body from head to toe. The instructor will emphasis safe alignment, stretching, breathing techniques, and basic standing poses (using the chairs for support) to enhance balance and core strengthening. Gentle yoga is ideal for elderly, minor injuries or physical limitations. Everyone is Welcome!!! Individuals with MS, CP or cancer survivors are also encouraged to join us. Our studio is HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE.
Highly recommended for students who are either new to yoga or have limitations in their physical capacity due to age, injury or manageable conditions. These classes offer the on going exploration into the art and science of yoga. Instructors will provide a high attentive and supportive environment. Teaching basic postures, alignment, and building core strength along with balancing practices. Instructors for our basic classes will invite students to stretch not just their bodies but their hearts, with the hopes to bring more flexibility into your life off your mat.
LIFE FORCE FLOW:
LifeForce practices are designed to support a sense of balance, acceptance, and flow in our lives. When we practice self-inquiry, along with self-compassion, we are resourced to brave the complexities of the human experience. The fundamental belief of these teachings is that we are already the wholeness that we seek. Using evidenced-based practices, students are invited to return to the sense that all we desire is already within us. These techniques are rooted in the classical hatha practices of pranayama, gentle asana, mantra and imagery.
Everyone is welcome!! These classes are designed to meet every students needs with a supportive environment that encourages all levels of practitioners. Poses are held longer with a focus on opening your whole body with the use of props to support alignment and safety. Beginners will receive clear instruction and support with modifications, while experienced students will be offered more challenging variations. The instructors for all levels classes are trained to cater to the level of students present that day for class. All level classes are appropriate for beginners and ongoing students.
This is a fluid but gentle to moderate paced class. Gentle sequences that flow with the breath are designed with a therapeutic focus to align, open and tone the body. Relaxation and breathing exercises will help to reduce stress and increase lung capacity. Accesiable to all students, variations offered for more or less challenge. This is an excellent class during pregnancy!!!!!
Great for beginners, and experienced students, everyone will benefit.
Play with effort and surrender (sthira and sukha) as you find the rhythm of your breath in this full spectrum class. Flow yoga is designed to link postures together while creating a light, fun filled and challenging practice. Everyone is welcome … some yoga experience suggested.
Play on your edge and unlock your hidden potential! This flowing practice links conscious breath and dynamic movement with a strong focus on bringing your intention alive on the mat. All levels welcome … some yoga experience suggested.
Build strength AND flexibility! Based on the Ashtanga Yoga method, we will flow, as well as hold postures to find optimal alignment. Expect a dynamic practice that weaves breath and movement together to stoke the internal fire and purify the body. Prior yoga experience recommended.