Tuesdays from 8-10 pm. Acro Yoga combines the dynamic wisdom of acrobatics, the awareness, breath, and balance of Yoga, with the healing, loving nature of Thai massage. Accessible to the beginner, and challenging to the intermediate as well. No experience or partner necessary. $15 cash or Venmo donation only.
CHAKRA BALANCING WORKSHOP
A series of 8 classes, each week focusing on a different chakra. You can join at anytime, as the sequence will be repeating. 45 minutes of yoga asana and meditation and 15 minutes of demonstration.
This class puts an emphasis on coordination of breath and movement; "honoring the wisdom of the body" Kripalu. Prana (breath) provides a vital bridge between the body and the mind. You work according to the limits of your individual flexibility and strength. Students learn to move through the postures while consciously following their breath. This awareness becomes a moving meditation. Your journey into a more balanced, happy and healthy life begins here. Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:15am.
This is a class to bring your practice to a new, more conscious level. Each evening we will focus on specific areas of the body: stressing alignment, unraveling trauma, working through injury and grounding the mind/body/memory in a new level of dialogue and awareness.
Fun for families of all ages, from babies to grandparents. This is an opportunity to connect families through yoga in a creative way. All levels welcome, no prior experience required. Bring the whole family!
FLOW AND SOUND
An hour of gentle power yoga, followed by a 30 minute rejuvenating sound healing Savasana.
A softer class that incorporates balance work, strength development, and stretching for improving range of motion, body strength, and stress reduction. This class is ideal for beginners, seniors, expectant mothers (pre and post-natal), those recovering from injuries, or anyone who needs a break from their strenuous physical activity routine.
Hathalini is Kristen Eykel’s own signature blend of traditional Hatha Yoga discipline combined with Kundalini awareness in a dynamic and individual training method - one invoking breath, meditation and intention work combined with physical exploration. An ever dynamic practice, this yoga emphasizes personal awareness and integrated perspective, allowing you to feel invigorated, refreshed, challenged and supported every step of the way. Accessible to all levels of practice, Kristen trains her students personally, no matter where they may be on their path.
HOUR OF POWER
Start your day focused, clear and energized. This class is designed to jump start your day with the intention you desire. One hour of strength, balance and dynamic flow created to strengthen and stimulate the deep connective tissue of the body and open up your natural energy stores. Hour of Power is open to any student wishing to build strength, increase balance an flexibility, or just sweat. Join us on Mondays and Wednesdays at 8am as we greet the morning and connect.
INTRO TO MEDITATION AND PRANAYAMA
Offers a harmonious blend of body relaxation, breath work, sound bath, and meditation practice. For more information go to Carmen's website carmenjoy.com
INTRO TO YOGA ASANA
Join Tori Every Sunday from 2:15 to 3:30pm this class is perfect for the student just beginning there journey in yoga or for the student seeking a review of the basics. Breath, Stretching, Postures and simple sequences are introduced to help guide you towards mindfulness.
Kundalini Yoga is a 5,000 year old science that combines breath, intention, focus, discipline, and energetic movement into a whole practice that seeks to awaken the student into their enlightenment in this lifetime. Often thought of in terms of elevating consciousness, Kundalini also utilizes a form of Tantric Yoga, that balances the Male and Female energies within us all, allowing for an explosion of these merging powers within the practitioner.
Yoga is a wonderful after school activity that is not only physically challenging but can also teach you how to balance information and process feelings so you can turn all that energy toward connecting to your own true inner power!
MID-WEEK YOGA RECHARGE
A blend of breathwork (pranayama) and physical postures (asana) to help balance and connect the body, mind, and spirit. Come recharge from the inside out. All levels welcome.
For beginners and experienced yogis seeking a new beginning in their practice. Focus is on creating a stronger connection to the breath, moving energy within, and cultivating a deeper inner awareness of the relationship between the body/mind, while exploring asanas. Quieting the mind, we tune into how the body/mind should be active and where it can let go. Through the practice we discover space within, free the heart to open, and liberate the light of the true Self to shine.
MINDFUL YOGA FLOW
Influenced by many yoga traditions and teachers this class is for all levels yoginis and yogis. Focus is on realizing your relationship to body, breath and mind. Moving energy within, while exploring Asana. Challenge your body, open your hearts, connect to your breath and relax your minds. Let the energy of life flow!
This class is specifically for Pregnancy. Aches, pains, fears and concerns are normal during this time of complete and rapid change! Every pregnancy is unique whether this is your first baby or your last. Your body is changing and growing, and your mind has the opportunity to expand to create a new sense of Self as Mother. Also in this class, Kristen gives a special emphasis on the work of Labor. A Birth Doula, she provides experience and support to this magical and powerful process which can often leave women feeling underprepared and overwhelmed. Postures, Breath, Intention & Mental Readiness are all addressed in this work- so that you can create the best possible outcome for you and your baby.
In our signature Power Yoga classes. which are open to all levels, YOU find YOUR power. Familiar yoga asanas (poses) are creatively and dynamically sequenced together to create a solid physical challenge while also focusing and calming your mind. Guided by your deep breath and mindfully taught from a solid foundation, advanced asanas may be explored with modifications given to accommodate any level of practitioner. Usually accompanied by music, these encouraging classes will also explore Pranayama (breath work) and Meditation.
Find your bliss in this 90 minute relaxing class. Enriching for those who seek balance and recovery- whether from a marathon or a physical block. We go deeply into supported postures that relax the joints, release tension and open the heart & mind. The perfect way to prepare for a new week, this class will give you a deep sense of how uplifting and peaceful your yoga practice can be.
Guided meditation along with physical surrender allows your body and mind to float freely and in serenity. Perfect for the newcomer to yoga or the long -time yogi seeking a space of peace.
SATSANG- MEDITATION AND PRANAYAMA
Come join Kristen Eykel’s newest Satsang gathering & delve deeper into your practice as a human. Expand your heart & mind, clear your baggage. Based upon her famous Tuesday meditation groups, these gatherings will combine the principles of yoga, shamanism, energy healing and meditation with the introspection born of keen insight and clear vision. Kristen employs her decades long practice of soul-deep level techniques that help you see, know and act from an expanded vision of self-awareness and consciousness that is unlike anything else.
"Less expensive than a chiropractic session and more addictive than a Vicodin (in a good way)…..If you are just a neurotic mess, the soothing incantations of this model- beautiful instructor with 30 years of experience in Shamanism, Reiki and Kundalini could calm even the suicidal." LA Weekly BEST of LA quote
SUNRISE BREATH & BALANCE
Boost your energy and your gratitude with a sunrise practice that will get your gears turning. Align your body and breath with your intentions for the day ahead with pranayama, meditation, and a smooth vinyasa practice. Each class will allow you space to grow your practice on all levels with the consistency it takes to get there. This is a level 1/2 class with specific postures that will leave you feeling challenged and strong. Helping you to cultivate balance physically, emotionally, and spiritually.
Challenge your body and your mind in this fun and energizing class! Let go of negativity and increase your positivity & productivity. This high-tempo, mixed-levels class is led with uplifting and eclectic music! Increase your endurance, strength, stamina and flexibility.
Whether you are brand new to yoga, returning to yoga, or just want to improve your asanas, this is the class for you! We will cover many of the basic poses and simple sequences you may encounter in popular yoga classes today. Learn the benefits of using props for maximum extension. Bump up your awareness of alignment and hand and foot placement and refresh your breathing, meditation and balance skills.
A mindful intricate flow focusing heavily on finding internal stillness during different postures. Using breath and single pointed concentration to allow space for your practice to be accepted for what it is, an ever changing expression of your human. Mixing strong holds, flowing sequences, taught alignment, expanding stretches and a little magic. Helping you to leave feeling balanced, connected, and possibly even still.
Considered to be the original physical yoga practice, yin yoga involves long, slow holds challenging both the body and the mind. Being in this practice is a wonderful way of uniting physical postures with meditation and is the natural complement to a more active practice.