August 2013

Yoga Teacher Profile: Suneel Sundar Returns to Encinitas

Iyengar Teacher Suneel Sundar

As a child and youth, Suneel Sundar grew up reading an Indian comic book series, “Amar Chitra Katha,” which means “immortal illustrated story.” The stories are based on the great Indian and Hindu mythological tales and historical figures. As a young adult who began studying yoga, Suneel saw in yoga teacher B.K.S. Iyengar’s “Light on […]

Notes from India: The Yogic Pursuit in Prashant’s Classes

Photo: Heather Haxo Phillips

Contributed by Maria Reyes The following are tidbits from Prashant’s classes at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute in Pune, India in June, 2013 on the subject of understanding the structure of asana from the perspective of will to do, will to know, will to become and will to be. The “will to do” an […]

Notes from India: Pranayama Classes with Geeta Iyengar

Yoga Fest 2013

Contributed By Kathleen Quinn I want to share a bit of learning from and with Geetaji. There had been speculation whether or not she would be teaching. What a blessing that she was! If you haven’t studied with her, the first thing you will notice is her hawk-like vision. This runs in her family and […]

Have a Kids Yoga Birthday Party at the Center

yoga birthday party art

Earlier this summer, one of Iyengar Yoga North County’s young yoga students celebrated his 9th year with a yoga birthday party at the Center. His yoga birthday party included a special class with his friends, yoga-themed games, art projects, and birthday cake in the garden. The gathering met with such positive response that others have […]