Curious about the folklore behind yoga and asana postures? Join Kimi Marin for storytelling, discussion, and a yoga practice on Kali, the goddess of Yogic Transformation. Come learn about this transformative goddess and how to dive into the dark to radiate your light.
Physical Health and Wellness (PH&W) programs for veterans are designed to reduce stress, combat depression, and promote an overall healthy and active lifestyle. Enjoy a Warrior Flow and make a contribution to the Wounded Warrior Project and get our warriors moving again.
Two of history’s influential world teachers spreading the messages of peace, tolerance, and unity. Explore these teachings through discussion and embody their essence. Practice restorative remedies to navigate the upregulation many experience during the holiday season.
Celebrate the longest night of the year for 108 Sun Salutations followed by a soothing Yin practice to fully integrate the energy produced from bowing 108 times. This practice is a time to honor the return of the light, set intentions, and shed old and limiting patterns.
6 Week Program- Saturdays, September 16th Through October 21st- INCLUDES UNLIMITED YOGA CLASSES. Beyond Training: Teaching In Action. This is a six week program where you meet, work, and share experiences with other teachers. It is facilitated by Meghan Maris, Krista Loveless, and Scott Lennartz. Visit our website for more information about their unique expertise!
Has your life or a friend’s been affected by HIV or AIDS? Join Krista for a Charity Event coinciding with the AIDS walk in Portland Oregon. Benefiting the local non-profit Cascade AIDS Project and its youth educational system.
This workshop Costs $20 and is taught by Krista Loveless Lennartz
Sign up at the studio, come to as many classes as you can, and win!
If you attend ten classes in September (your name has to be on the board to win!) you will automatically receive a free class. If you come 20 or more times you will win a free tank top or mat band. If you come 30 times in September, we will gift you a BRAND NEW MANDUKA MAT!!!
Beyond Training is a 6 week program that is excellent for teachers looking to refine their teaching efficacy, enhance their professional opportunities, and find true embodiement of their teachings. This is program isn't the same old workshop... Its a must for teachers who are ready to go beyond their 200 or 500 hour certification. Come eat, ask questions, and learn.
A fun new partnership has formed between Yoga Bhoga and Portland Chamber Orchestra to bring you NAMASTE - meditative music + outdoor yoga sessions. Beginners or experts will enjoy this session with expert yogini, Jennifer Oechsner and a few of the talented musicians of Portland Chamber Orchestra.
The Early Morning Yoga Immersion Intensive is an opportunity to start your day off with in depth practice of postures, breathing techniques, meditation, and self-inquiry. Through the two weeks of practice, students will be given prompts for contemplation and journaling. This intensive will help to anchor you deeper into your practice and a wonderful way to set intentions for the summer solstice.
Join yoga therapist, Emily Light, in this workshop that combines a modern understanding of neuroscience with the teachings of yoga. Through yoga postures, mindfulness and breathing exercises, students will learn skills for coping with both acute and chronic anxiety, and daily tools to build resiliency in the nervous system.
Whether your voice is resourced for energy during depressing times or used to calm you when you are most triggered, this chanting practice will help you cultivate focus through repetition. This healing workshop will leave you feeling deeply connected and will support your positive impact in the world.
Strong and mobile back and abdominal muscles are the key to tapping into the power in all of our movements, on the mat and during daily activities. If youʼre ready to conquer plank pose, press up into a handstand, or just tired of boring crunches, then this workshop is just the ticket!
Join Kimi Marin for storytelling, discussion, and a yoga practice on this playful, and widely recognized, deity. In this workshop you will hear the myths of Ganesha and come to understand how to harness the energy he represents to cut through self-made obstacles, harness your inner intelligence, and create a more joyful life.
Based on her new book, True Yoga, Jennie Lee presents the Eight Limbs of Yoga in an interactive way offering you take home strategies for integrating yoga into every moment of life. Daily practices, reflection exercises, and affirmations for each of the limbs will inspire you to new understanding of the sadhana needed for personal balance, even mindedness and joy. Time will be given for questions and group discussion to explore the effects of that the yamas and niyamas have on our mind, body and spirit. Jennie will also discuss what is necessary to start or maintain an inspiring meditation practice.
Want to know more about Jennie Lee? She will be a guest on KATU AMNorthwest Morning show on June 24 from 9-10 am. Check her out on TV then meet her in person!
This workshop costs $40
ABOUT JENNIE LEE
Jennie Lee is a Yoga Therapist who has shared the healing benefits of classical and meditation with thousands of clients over the past 20 years. Author of the book True Yoga: Practicing With the Yoga Sutras for Happiness and Spiritual Fulfillment, Lee has helped people conquer paralyzing anxiety, depression, grief, post-traumatic stress, attention deficit issues, eating disorders, and challenging relationship dynamics. An expert in the field of Yoga Therapy, Lee is known for her lighthearted teaching style andauthenticity as she personally relies upon all she writes about, faithfully living the principles of the Yoga Sutras to navigate times of trial and to remain happy regardless. She is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post, Mind Body Green, Yoga Therapy Today, Gaia and other yoga and wellness related publications. She coaches by phone and Skype, or in person on the island of O’ahu where she surfs, hikes and lives with her husband and teenage son.
Hanuman, the monkey deity, is a central figure in Hindu mythology. Considered to be a great yogi, he is revered for his selfless service, devotion, and valour. When meditating on the essence of Hanuman, people are said to be blessed with courage and wisdom.
Join Kimi Marin for storytelling, discussion, and active practice to draw upon the gifts of devotion and courage that Hanuman provides. Learn how to use Hanuman myths as tools to navigate your inner landscape. Break down various poses for Hanuman including Hanumanansana (splits) and explore several fun and less-known variations. Modifications and handouts will be provided.
This workshop costs $30