Courses

Learn the basics of yoga or meditation from scratch systematically and safely with a small group in a friendly, relaxed setting with one of our Beginners’ Yoga Courses or Meditation Courses. Taking a course is also a way to renew your practice after some time away or to strengthen the foundation of your existing practice. The courses combine practice, theory, and discussion of health and well-being to help you to integrate the techniques of yoga and meditation into your everyday life. The yoga practices are taught step-by-step, including: 12 basic yoga postures, the sun salutation (surya namaskar), proper breathing or pranayama, and relaxation techniques. For an experienced practitioner, our Advanced Courses offer an opportunity to deepen your practice with more challenging variations and a longer holding of asanas to build strength, flexibility, and a quiet mind.

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Beginners’ Course

Learn the basics of yoga from scratch systematically and safely in a small, friendly and relaxed setting with one of our Yoga for Beginners Course. Or, take a course to renew your practice after some time away or to strengthen the foundation of your existing practice.

We start from the very beginning, learning how to practice yoga step-by-step.The first 8 classes teaches:

  • 12 basic yoga postures
  • sun salutation (surya namaskar)
  • proper breathing and pranayama
  • relaxation techniques
  • introduction to yogic diet, positive thinking, and meditation
  • Swami Vishnudevananda’s Five Points of Yoga for health and inner peace

The last 8 classes continuously starting from Thursday to Thursday. This is the natural follow-up to the first 8 classes.  This course focuses on further practice of the basic postures, simple variations and deepening the preparations for the headstand. Further focus on deepening the pranayama through breathing techniques which helps to steady the asanas and still the mind.

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Online Meditation  Course 1

Meditation brings emotional balance and peace of mind. Learn the basic techniques of meditation to establish a daily practice, that will benefit you for the rest of your life. Develop a clear and decisive mind. Relieve stress, anxiety and depression

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Online Meditation  Course 2

A journey into the mind. Deepen your meditation practice with various concentration tools.  Still the mind, open the heart and find peace.

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Online: The Conquest of Fear the Yogic Way

Build courage and confidence with this interactive four-day course. Learn how to recognise fear in its many forms—anxiety, worry, depression—to face it and banish it once and for all from your life. Expand into a new sense of freedom right now.

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