Kundalini Yoga includes all elements of the ancient teachings of yoga: Asana (postures), Pranayama (breathing tech- niques), Mantra (sound), Mudra (hand positions), and Meditation. These aspects are combined into series of exercises called Kriyas. Some Kriyas are dynamic and energetic, others are slow and meditative. Kundalini Yoga develops flexibility, tones muscles and strengthens the nervous, glandular, and immune systems. It increases mental energy and gives you a deep inner calm, strength, and grace. This ancient system draws upon a vast body of teachings brought to the U.S. by Yogi Bhajan. All levels.
Hatha Yoga is a form of yoga that uses posture and breathing methods as a means to health and well-being. Postures include seated, standing, reclined and inverted. Students are encouraged to progress at their own level. Suitable and adaptable for everyone. It’s a feel-good class!
Yoga Nidra is the integrative sleep of the yogis — a combination of alert awareness and deepest relaxation, beyond wakefulness and dreaming. It is an awakening of the deep, deep stillness of what is asleep within you. Yoga Nidra takes you to the alpha and theta states of consciousness, far beyond ordinary waking. Its practice of uses a method of attention and imagery to engage the mind and bring specific body parts into complete relaxation, releasing blockages so that energy flows freely. Higher centers of consciousness are then activated. This is where you have direct access to the extraordinary powers of your own intuition. The aim of Yoga Nidra is to shift out of separative self-image and back to the unified Presence. When you practice Yoga Nidra, you step into sacred territory.
Children’s Yoga is a 6-week series run by Sangat Dhyan Kaur. In each series, children are given the opportunity to experience a deeper connection with themselves through the tradition of Kundalini Yoga. Children will learn about themselves through yogic postures, breath and meditation, play, movement, and rhythm, as well as other fun activities to align their bodies, minds, and spirits. Learn more about this class, and about Sangat Dhyan Kaur, Here.
“Family Fun Day Sundays” gives families with their children or teens of all ages the opportunity to come together to experience fun, yoga games, and relaxation. All ages and abilities are welcome. By donation of any amount. A free vegetarian community meal known in the Sikh tradition as Langar, happens before family yoga games, most Sundays at 12:30pm.
Learn more about Langar and this 500 year old tradition.