German association of Iyengar yoga organizes an online workshop with Abhijata Iyengar, in English. The workshop is eligible for all students of the Iyengar yoga with at least one year of practice. The registration is already open, the workshop itself will be organized using a Zoom platform.
Two weeks ago, a youtzbe channel by Prashant Iyengar was launched. Prashant speaks here about the philosophy of yoga, it is a great opportunity to hear his thoughts, ideas and to learn something from his knowledge on this topic.
My dear friends, We are now in a time and situation that we never imagined. We always believed it has happened to “them” and will not happen to “us”. Time tells us that each one is as vulnerable as the other. The whole world, as one body, is deeply affected. Just like everybody else, I am also deeply concerned with the way things are turning out. None of us knows for certain what lies ahead of us, but I am sure that this too shall Continue reading →
During the last winter weekend (17.-18. 3. 2018), there were final Introductory Iyengar yoga exams in the Prague Iyengar Yoga Institute. The assessors came from the UK, Russia and Hungary. Teacher candidates practised 61 asanas, demonstrated 15 mins of teaching and demonstrated safe and knowledgeable teaching of inversions (shoulderstand and headstand). We welcome 9 new Introductory teachers in the Czech Iyengar yoga community !
With great sorrow, we announce that Václav Hošek, long-year teacher and student of yoga and yoga and its great exponent in the Czech Republic. Vaclav was practicing yoga for more than 50 years and during that time, not only that he lead a lot of classes and brought a lot of people to yoga study, but he also made a lot of effort to support yoga education. He started his school of yoga in Plzeň in the year 1992, he participated in establishing Yoga union Continue reading →
Letter from Geeta Iyengar, specifying rules for teacher training, especially the ethics of the teaching of the teachers was added.
As the exams Introductory I and II were transformed to only one exam this year, this list of asanas will be used for the exam.
Downloads section now contains an application form for september exam in Brno.
On 25. january we have started a new version of webpage of Czech association of Iyengar yoga. We are working on the content (especially in the english version), so please excuse us when some data are missing.
Syllabus Asana Buddhasana Kapilasana Kala Bhairavasana Dwi Pada Sirsasana Yogadandasana (konečné stádium) Paripurna Matsyendrasana Kandasana Supta Trivikramasana Valakhilyasana Rajakapotasana Padangustha Dhanurasana Sirsa Padasana Gherandasana I & II Ganda Bherundasana Viparita Salabhasana Triang Mukhottanasana Pranayama Nadi Sodhana – stupně IV a & IV b Jelikož to jsou variace Pranayamy , je potřeba být u všech těchto stupňů v kontaktu s učitelem, protože studenti mohou potřebovat určité vedení a reakci na jejich problémy. Ale pro pravidelné cvičení je třeba udržovat Ujjayi, Anuloma, Pratiloma a Nadi Sodhana. Continue reading →