A little bit more aboutYoga
The word ‘yoga’ means ‘unity’, and comes from the Sanskrit word ‘yuj’ meaning ‘joining’.
Yoga centres on the attainment of balance between mind, body and soul to discover inner peace. Steeped in history and ancient wisdom, yoga is a scientific system of physical, mental and spiritual practices that originated in India more than 5,000 years ago.
Its aim is to help us achieve our highest potential and experience enduring health and happiness.
A unique discipline, yoga improves both the physical body by building strength, stamina and flexibility, the mental body through concentration, awareness and creating the ability to simply relax, and the spiritual body through deeply rooted connection to your true self.
Through this ancient practice you will elevate your mood, cleanse your spirit, sharpen your mind and invigorate your body, offering profound transformation.
Benefits of Yoga
Improved strength and body stamina • stress relief • greater flexibility • physical conditioning and improved posture • increased energy levels • better understanding of yourself • injury recovery • pain relief • improved sleep • improved self esteem • better breathing • inner peace and calm • overall body tone • weight loss • body detoxification
What is Hatha Yoga?
The word ‘Hatha’ descends from the Sanskrit words ‘ha’ and ‘tha’ meaning ‘sun’ and ‘moon’. Hatha yoga is known to unite these pairs of opposites – the ‘sun’ being the positive and ‘moon’ being the negative.
All of my classes are based on traditional Hatha yoga techniques that are infused with diversity and a strong emphasis on enjoyment. Each class allows you to listen to your body and move in a way that feels right for you.Class Schedule
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