2014 Yogathon and Mary Dunn Celebration

Take It To Another Level!

Sunday, June 1, 2014

The Iyengar Yoga Association of Greater New York is hosting its 10th Annual Yogathon and Mary Dunn Celebration! This is our biggest community event of the year featuring certified teachers and students performing dynamic demonstrations and celebrating the remarkable life and legacy of our Senior Teacher and Founder Mary Dunn who passed away in 2008.

Funds raised this year through the Yogathon will support the creation of a new home for the Institute of New York on the 2nd Floor of our current building at 150 W. 22nd Street in Manhattan. Our new Institute will feature expanded studio space, higher ceilings, greater accessibility and visibility and a new student resource library.

Make a general donation here to the Yogathon Event or pledge to support your favorite teacher. To pledge for a specific teacher, be sure to “dedicate” your donation when prompted or contact the Institute of New York at 212-691-YOGA or email yogathon@iyengarnyc.org.

-- Program Schedule

12:15 – 1:45pm – Spirit of Mary Dunn Class (All Levels) - $40

1:45 – 2:00pm Children’s Yoga Class (All ages) - Free

2:00 – 4:00pm The Main Event: Yogathon 2014

4:15 – 5:15pm In Her Own Words: Pranayama - $30

5:15 – 6:00pm Fond Memories & Refreshments

REGISTER FOR CLASSES HERE: http://bit.ly/2014yogathon


-- Live Demonstrations

Naghmeh Ahi - Inside Out and Outside In: Tortoise Nil Akin - Repetitive Dropbacks Kevin Allen - Dwi Pada Viparita Dandasana Lara Brunn - Full Sarvangasana Cycle Lara Brunn & Lucienne Vidah - Citta Citta Bang Bang Carolyn Christine-Irvine - Holy Cow! 30 Poses in Gomukasana Matt Dreyfus - Some Things One Can Do With A Chair or Two Debby Green - Rope Demonstrations, including Sirsasana on Rope Anna Hindell - Hip-ster Poses: A Series of Hip-Openers Eve Holbrook - Savasana Richard Jonas - Padamasana Reborn Nancy Kardon - Supta Padangusthasana + Heaven Michelle LaRue - Many, Many Handstands Tori Milner - Pre-natal: Baddha Konasana and Variations Tzahi Moskovitz & Lisa Rotell - Tomato, Tomatoe: A Duet of Contrasting Postures James Murphy - Remover of Obstacles Kavi Patel - On and Off Arm Balances Sarah Perron - Winding Down: Twists from Airborne to Earthbound Val Shaffer - A series of arm balancing, hip opening, and body knotting poses inspired by Mr. Iyengar's 1975 practice film Dmitri Shapira - Horse Demonstration Robin Simmonds - Forward Bending Sequence Susan Turis - 108 Paripurna / Ardha Navasana Lucienne Vidah - Mandalasana Mimi Visser - Dog, King Queen, West, Rest Adam Vitolo - The Evolution of the Chest

-- About the Iyengar Yoga Association of Greater New York

Profound, intelligent and transformative, Iyengar Yoga has been developed by the living yoga master B.K.S. Iyengar over 70 years. Iyengar Yoga is a complete approach providing practical tools for students of every level and physical condition for bodily health and vitality, mental clarity, emotional serenity and spiritual well being. Our ongoing programs include daily classes, workshops, teacher training, continuing education and free classes for breast cancer survivors, people living with HIV, veterans of war and more.

The Iyengar Yoga Institutes of New York and Brooklyn are the primary initiatives of the Iyengar Yoga Association of Greater New York (IYAGNY), a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit membership organization. Your donation is tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. iyengarnyc.org

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