NatarajaSince 1987, Eastern Sun Yoga Studio has provided instruction in classical yoga, adhering to the teachings of B.K.S. Iyengar. The approach is vigorous and precise and focuses on the balance between strength and flexibility. Practice develops body awareness, balance and concentration, while improving physical and mental well-being.

Upcoming Classes & Workshops

Thanksgiving Morning Practice

Please join us for the traditional Thanksgiving morning practice at Eastern Sun Yoga. This is not a class but a free practice led by Lou Hoyt.

All levels are welcome.

Thursday, November 27
8:30 am – 9:45 am

Apprenticeship Program

A new Apprenticeship Program for students and teachers interested in teaching Iyengar Yoga will begin in the fall.
This one year training includes:

  • mentoring of a small group of Iyengar students through class attendance
  • observation and assistance in classes
  • practice of verbal and hands on adjustments
  • reading and writing, assignments
  • apprenticeship meetings with Lou
  • attendance of Sunday teacher training classes

Contact Lou for more information.

Teacher Training, Skills and Practice 2014 – 2015

Five Sundays 9 am – 4 pm on the following dates:
Dec. 7, Feb. 15, April 26, June 14

Practice and training for new and experienced teachers for refinement of teaching skills, understanding of poses and personal growth through asana, pranayama, and the yoga sutras. Classes include personal assignments and class discussions.

Contact Lou for more information

The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali

A Weekend Workshop with Edwin Bryant

Hold the dates on your 2015 calendar for this workshop!

This is an marvelous opportunity to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the Yoga Sutras from the distinguished Rutgers University professor, Edwin Bryant.  Edwin is the most delightful guide to help us explore these amazing texts, and is also a long-time yoga practitioner.

He received his Ph.D. in Indic Languages and Cultures from Colombia University and taught Hinduism at Harvard University for 3 years. This is sure to be a fun and enriching weekend.

Location: Eastern Sun Yoga studio

Cost: TBD
Exact session times TBD.

Friday evening, Feb 6, 2015
Saturday, Feb 7, 2015
Sunday, Feb 8, 2015

Learn more about Edwin from his website http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~edbryant/


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