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Upcoming Yoga Essentials Courses

Yoga Essentials – once a week – Tuesday 7.45-9.00pm – 8 September-13 October – OR Saturday 11.30-12.45pm – 5 September-10 October – 6 weeks for $155 or $124 for newcomers Yoga Essentials Intensive – twice a week – Monday & Thursday 6.15-7.15am early mornings
 7 September – 1 October – 4 weeks – 8 classes for $195 or $156 for newcomers New members… Read more »

What is Yoga? How to Improve your Posture

What is Yoga? – How to Improve your Posture There are many reasons people try yoga for the first time. Sometimes it’s the wish to become strong and flexible, or they’re drawn in by the beautifully performed poses. Others want to learn to relax, but for many, a major factor is the ability to improve… Read more »

What’s all the fuss about fermentation?

What’s all the fuss about fermentation? Our search for ways to store and keep foods fresh has been a quest throughout the ages. Whilst the invention of the refrigerator represented a leap forward in the development of food storage technology, one of the oldest and most nutritionally beneficial ways of stabilising foods for storage is… Read more »

Yoga documentary filming at North Sydney Yoga

Hoping to have finished their Yoga documentary by International Yoga Day on the 21st of June, the documentary film-making team visited North Sydney Yoga last Saturday to get the Ashtanga Yoga perspective. The Yoga documentary will be 45min long, and discuss Yoga in Australia. On Saturday we had a couple of documentary film makers visit… Read more »

What is Yoga? Choosing the best yoga outfit

What is Yoga? Choosing the best yoga outfit One of the things I love most about teaching Yoga is the privilege of dealing with people when they are ‘stripped down’ to their yoga gear; when they are in a position to be able to let go of the role they occupy in their day to day life,… Read more »

What is Yoga: Learning how to breathe properly

What is Yoga: Learning how to breathe properly What is Yoga? Stretching, chanting OM, a workout, sitting in the ‘pretzel’-posture all day meditating, a naked Indian Sadhu standing on his head, a naked Indian Sadhu levitating? To the uninitiated, Yoga might appear to be an Indian mystic cult…. but not quite. Yoga is a five… Read more »

What to look for in a nutritious breakfast

What to look for in a nutritious breakfast We are constantly reminded that breakfast is the most important meal of the day – it provides the body and brain with fuel after an overnight fast (hence the name; we are literally breaking the fast). Having a good breakfast will also prevent us over-eating – and… Read more »