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New Summer Schedule

In Community + Studio Scoop by Samatva Yoga0 Comments

New summer schedules begin Saturday June 25 2016 Please note: Our online schedule will ALWAYS reflect the current classes, including cancellations, substitute teachers, holidays and events/workshops. You can pick up your print version in studio on June 27 2016. We thank you all again for understanding these adjustments are to better your experiences and help offer what classes are attended …

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Enter Educator: Brendine Partyka

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Yoga allows me to feel vulnerable in a spiritual and a physical sense. I started a regular practice at a time when my physical activities were creating more stress than relief. I was seeking something beautiful, physical and grounding. I love that yoga is a creative process with infinite depth. It allows me to observe myself and move toward acceptance. …

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[POTM] Anjali Mudra

In The Practice by Samatva Yoga0 Comments

When we bring our hands together at the level of the heart, we are making a gesture known in yoga as “anjali mudra”. Anjali is often translated as “offering”, and in The Concise Dictionary of Indian Philosophy, John Grimes uses “handful” to explain the Sankskrit term, as in “a handful of flowers”. Perhaps try to leave a little space, a …