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The Five Elements Santa Fe Retreat with Surya Barrow and Carly Taylor

The Five Elements Santa Fe Retreat with Surya Barrow and Carly Taylor

The Five Elements with Surya Barrow and Carly Taylor Santa Fe, New Mexico July 21-25, 2016 Surya Barrow and Carly Taylor invite you to join them on this, the inaugural retreat of the Urban Yoga Retreat Program!  We mindfully root the philosophy of our retreat program in the eternal qualities of the Five Elements:  Earth, Air, Water, Fire, and Spirit; and as such we christen this program by offering our first retreat guided by the same powerful theme. Our journey unfolds in Santa Fe, New Mexico … the city different, land of enchantment, home to Georgia O’Keefe, wild, magical landscapes, living desert, and sacred power.  Here, we offer you a profound voyage into the land...

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Teacher Spotlight: Katrina Pittman

Teacher Spotlight: Katrina Pittman

Favorite Quotation: A child’s life is like a piece of paper, every passerby leaves a mark. Little Known Facts: Katrina was born and raised on military bases in Germany. She is the youngest of four girls and her father served in the United States Army nearly her entire life.  She studied ballet on and off between moves around Germany.  After moving to “The States” (as Army BRATS call it), she lived in Texas where she discovered a love of long-distance running.  Her father was then given orders to work at the Pentagon during Gulf War I and she attended high school in Washington, DC.  In high school, she ran cross-country, indoor track, and spring track, attending state...

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Beginner’s Yoga Workshop with Marina Scarborough

Beginner’s Yoga Workshop with Marina Scarborough

Beginner’s Yoga Workshop with Marina Frljic Scarborough Saturday, May 21st from 2:30-4:00pm $35 in advance and $40 day of The Beginner’s Yoga Workshop is an introductory workshop to the basics of yoga practice.The Beginner’s Yoga Workshop is designed for students of all levels, brand new to yoga or for those who wish to refresh the basics in order to deepen their practice. In the hour and a half that we will spend together, we will focus on becoming familiar with basic yoga poses (asanas) and the principles of proper alignment for each pose. Students will learn the foundations of proper yogic breathing, meditation and the core philosophy of yoga. This...

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Back Bendy ~ Upside Downy with Lou Chapman

Back Bendy ~ Upside Downy with Lou Chapman

Are you overwhelmed by wheel? Unhinged by handstand? Back Bendy ~ Upside Downy with Lou Chapman Saturday, May 7, from 3-5:30 p.m. $30 in advance | $35 at the door Do you believe that all but the most basic backbends and inverted poses are out of your league because you’re afraid you might not be strong enough, not flexible enough, or because you might hurt your lower back, or your wrists or neck? When you properly and mindfully set things up first and then go to work, backbends and inversions become empowering and liberating, strengthening and uplifting, and just plain fun. And all of that is true regardless of your level of practice or limitations (real or imagined,...

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