Yoga Sūtras: Ashtanga Yoga, Sūtras 2.29 – 2.55

Feb 21 - 23, 2014
Jois ENCINITAS, From 06/14 to 07/31 classes will be held at: CMA (Center for Martial Arts) 2122 Encinitas Boulevard, Ste 101 [Map] Encinitas, CA 92024 U.S.A. andrewh@joisyoga.com, juliet@joisyoga.com
Workshop fee: $see link

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“It is very important to understand yoga philosophy; without philosophy, practice is not good, and yoga practice is the starting place for yoga philosophy. Mixing both is actually the best.” – Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, Yoga International, 1995

If  you and your life have been powerfully changed by your yoga practice and you’re wondering why, then this class is for you. If you’ve tried to study the Yoga Sūtra before, but found them too esoteric and hard to understand, then this class is for you. If you’d like to go deeper in your yoga practice, take it off the mat and into your life in practical and manageable ways, then this class is for you. No Previous Experience Necessary.

Patañjali’s Yoga Sūtra, composed over 1700 years ago in India, is a foundational text in the study and practice of yoga, meditation and spiritual practice. It’s concise presentation of how to bring yoga off the mat and into daily life is considered an “owner’s manual” for life & the practice of yoga in it. This series of workshops examining Patañjali’s Yoga Sūtra sūtra-by-sūtra & word-by-word, emphasizes how to apply it’s messages in our daily lives. Along the way, we will cover foundational concepts of Yoga as a topic, as a practice, and as a teaching to be embodied each moment of each day.

Each session includes presentation & discussion as well as instruction in the chanting of the Yoga Sūtra. The content of each workshop is independent, workshops may be taken separately and need not be in order. All Levels Welcome.

Chase Bossart has been a private student of yoga master, Mr TKV Desikachar since 1991. An experienced practitioner with Desikachar’s blessings, Chase has a clear, down-to-earth communication style that makes the complexities of the Yoga Sūtras accessible and easy to understand. Humorously, he emphasizes the practical application of yoga to provide us with a clear understanding of how to effectively apply this wisdom in our daily everyday life.

Cost: $225 [$195 by Feb 10th]
Friday: $38; Saturday or Sunday: $115

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About The Teacher

Chase Bossart
Chase Bossart is a long time student of Mr. TKV Desikachar and is a Krishnamacharya Healing and Yoga Foundation certified Yoga Teacher Trainer. A long time meditator, Chase has a clear, down-to-earth communication style and strong theoretical understanding. Currently, Chase is the Director of Yoga Well Institute in San Francisco.
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    From 06/14 to 07/31 classes will be held at:

    CMA (Center for Martial Arts)

    2122 Encinitas Boulevard, Ste 101 [Map]
    Encinitas, CA 92024 U.S.A.
    andrewh@joisyoga.com, juliet@joisyoga.com

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