This year in February we had another
fantastic yoga holiday in Ashiyana, it was very well attended with
people from different parts of the world.
an exquisite venue on one
of the best beaches in Goa. We practiced yoga asana in the mornings in
the round yoga shala. Afterwards we had a delicious brunch with healthy
Indian goodies, tropical fruit, home made bread, cashew butter and jams
and much more, all prepared by the wonderful group of Nepalese staff.
spent lazy afternoons relaxing on the
beach and exploring the surroundings. Late in the afternoon we had a
second yoga session with restorative asanas and Pranayama. In the
evening we had a fantastic dinner and the opportunity to attend some of
the events that Ashiyana offer; like many different types of
mediatation, dance, chanting and even a film night.
would like to thank very much all contributors to the
charity set up by Ashiyana to support the Nepalese staff whose families were
affected by the earthquake.
to lack of space at the Iyengar Yoga Institute (Maida Vale), the Study
Group of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali has not been able to meet this
year. If you know of a suitable place were we can meet, please let me
know, also let me know if you are still interested in continuing with our yoga philosophy
In less than a month I will be teaching a yoga holiday in Crete (Sept 8th - 15th).
difficult Greek situation has created uncertainty in the number of
people travelling to this beautiful land but despite this we are still going anyway.
of the best ways to support Greece is to continue to visit the country
and support local family businesses. I'm committed to continuing to
bring people to Greece and run the Yoga Holidays as I have been doing for the last 4 years.
There are still some spaces, do join us.
In October 2015 I will be going back to Mexico for the
second Teacher Training session. Again I will be delighted to have
teaching part of it.
The rest of the time I will continue with my classes in
I hope to continue seeing you on your mat somewhere in the