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Iyengar Yoga Workshop with Karin Rensfelt

November 23 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Find your balance with Karin Rensfelt.
When: Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 9:30 am – 1:30 pm.
About: The phrase finding your balance can hold many different meanings. How do you find balance in Ardha Chandrasana (half moon pose)? In your yoga practice? How do you find balance in your life? In regards to balancing asanas (poses), BKS Iyengar has said, “You must hold the balance by the intelligence of the body – by instinct or the sense of equilibrium – and not by strength. When you keep the balance by strength, it is physical action; when you keep it by the intelligence of the body, it is relaxation in action.” In this workshop we’ll explore that sense of equilibrium in various yoga poses and how working with the outer body can help bring quietness to the inner body.
Investment: $60
Register: Open to students with 6 months Iyengar yoga experience and familiarity with
shoulder stand and setup or alternates.
To register, please contact Marie Landry at marielandry25@gmail.com
Facilitator: Karin started her teaching in Manitoba in 2002, then moved to Labrador before landing in Port Alberni in 2016. She is a certified Iyengar teacher with Junior Intermediate II certification and has learned from many senior teachers from across North America. Karin has been fortunate to study with the Iyengar family in Pune, India and Canada on multiple occasions. Karin is committed to a regular personal practice and ongoing learning. She is a motivating and encouraging instructor and is supportive of her students’ exploration of yoga.

Details

Date:
November 23
Time:
9:30 am - 1:30 pm