- 8:00AM = Hatha
A long standing system which includes the practice of asanas (yoga postures) and pranayama (breathing exercises) in order to bring calm to the body and mind and has been used as a way to prepare the body for meditation and other deeper spiritual practices. These sessions are slower in pace with the poses held for a number of breath. Focus is on proper alignment, core strength, flexibility, balance, concentration and breath control. Modifications and the use of props are included to aid students with proper alignment.
- 9:00AM = Guided Meditation
Our guided meditation sessions begin with a series of warm up floor poses, select Pranayama (breathing exercises) followed by seated meditation. Students reach a state of inner stillness, and with consistent practice they enjoy the following benefits:- Meditation reduces stress, controls anxiety, helps to manage depression, enhances self awareness, promotes emotional health, lengthens attention span, helps with the reduction of age related memory loss, helps generate kindness, helps fight addictions, improves sleep, helps control pain, decreases blood pressure. All levels are welcomed.