Workshop with Dr Rajlaxmi

[ May 10, 2017; 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. ] Workshop with Dr Rajlaxmi Sadly due to events beyond our control this workshop has had to be cancelled.Dr Rajlaxmi learnt directly from the legendary BKS Iyengar and his daughter Geetaji and son Prashanji. She teaches regular classes at the Pune Institute, sometimes taking the Womens class when Geetaji is not available.As well as being a medical [...]

Postcards from Pune

Frances on the stage at the Institute in PuneHalf way through my month of yoga seems a good time to send greetings. Especially in this week when BKS Iyengar has been acknowledged worldwide through the media of Google. We, the students here at the Iyengar Institute, could hardly believe it on Monday morning when laptops [...]

Frances; Preparing for Pune

Frances with Geeta Iyengar 2011On this chilly morning, it is hard to believe that this time next week I will be in class at the Iyengar Institute in Pune, India. Four years on from my last visit the main change will of course be that our Guruji  BKS Iyengar is no longer alive. However I [...]

BKS Iyengar, our Guruji, has passed away

 To mark the death on Wednesday 20th August of our beloved BKS Iyengar, Sheffield Yoga Centre will be open on Thursday 21st August 6pm-7.15pm for anyone who would like to drop in, light a candle, leave a message ( verbal or written) or simply share a moment of gratitude for the life of this remarkable man. Sheffield Yoga [...]

Guruji BKS Iyengar is celebrating his 93rd birthday

As the cold, winter nights draw in we often appreciate our yoga even more. We can go to class or practice even without daylight or good weather. As I write this, however, I am preparing for the heat and sun of India! I am lucky enough to again have a place in classes at the [...]