Travels to India: Witnessing Bellur’s Transformation

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This past trip to India brought me unexpectedly to Bellur, Mr Iyengar’s Natal village near Bangalore. He and his family have taken the proceeds of his teachings and invested it tremendously in the village. Imagine my surprise, as we were having a coffee, that the check from our Center’s fund raiser ... [Read On...]

Guru Purnima

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This month is Guru Purnima, the time we remember all great Gurus. Unlike popular culture, to be a guru is to be a teacher beyond one’s self, transmitting that which is divine, everlasting knowledge. We have all been touched by Mr Iyengar, whether we have received his teachings of yoga directly or ... [Read On...]

July Yoga Challenge is On

Take your practice up a notch during July by attending the Summer Intensive adding another day to your home practice add extra classes to your schedule The Center is offering a special Challenge rate for July classes: 12 classes at $140 and unlimited classes for $160. These rates are good ... [Read On...]

The Polls are Open… for Best Yoga Studio San Diego

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If you voted for the Center as Best Yoga Studio in San Diego in last summer’s San Diego A*List, we want to thank you for getting us into the top 3 studios in San Diego! You’ve probably already received an email from the sponsor, CitySearch, that the polls are open again. So go vote for us! Voting ... [Read On...]

IYNC wants to be a drop-off point for a CSA (Community Sponsored Agriculture)


Are you interested in organic vegetables and fruits from local growers? Local organic growers will deliver boxes of freshly picked organics through a CSA program – 11 to 15 different seasonal items. Costs range from $22 up per box, depending on the size of box you choose, delivered weekly or ... [Read On...]

Summer South Indian Cooking Class

If you haven’t taken one of Sailaja’s classes yet, now is the time! The next class is Thursday, July 12th at 10:00 a.m. at Sailaja’s Encinitas home, not far from Iyengar Yoga North County. Class cost is $25. The class concludes with everyone sharing the prepared meal together. “One way of ... [Read On...]