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MORNING MYSORE FOR THE MONTH OF MAY

May 2-30 2016; Monday thru Friday (moon days are holidays), join me for morning Mysore.  A self practice with help and assistance from Mary  7:00-9:00am on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 8:00-9:00am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.  Doors open at 7:00am each day.  Call if you need to start earlier.

New weekly class Beginner Vinyasa at http://earthpulseyoga.com .  Thursday evenings 7:30-8:45.  Beginner and intermediate students invited.

March 20 : Yoga and Mask Making Workshop in Brooklyn NY. See attachment for info, mask and yog 

April 2 : Kitchari Cleanse April 2 in Philadelphia: This workshop will be available virtually: spring cleanse 2016

I am available for private sessions.  These sessions will be geared to what is best for you and your body and mind.  I teach Ashtanga yoga, Kundalini yoga, Senior Yoga and Hatha yoga.

Fee: $120 for one sessions it lasts from 1 to 1.5 hours

Intro to Ashtanga Yoga @ Baltimore Village Yoga in Mount Washington baltimore MD!

The Ashtanga Yoga system is an intricately woven group of movements and postures that work on many levels beyond the muscular level. Each class will be a detailed exploration of a particular section of the Primary Series. This will give us a chance to experience nuances and postural details of each Asana as well as its interconnection with all of the other postures. Yoga philosophy and the roots of Yoga will also be introduced.1:00-3:00

Week One, September 12: Ashtanga Sun Salutes A & B, we will focus on Breath and Bandhas. We will learn modification and variation for where ever you are.
Week Two, September 19: Standing postures and the first half of Primary Series with a focus on the vinyasa count and merging the breath with the movement. 1:00-3:00
Week Three, September 26: Exploring the more complicated postures of primary series that show up near the end of the series. Arm balances and hip openers. 1:00-3:00
Week Four, October 3: Bringing it together with the closing sequence. Shoulder stand, Head stand and padmasana. Please note different class time for last week only, 3:15 to 5:15 pm.

$108 for all 4 workshops, $30 individual workshop
Signing up for yourself and a friend? Let us help, email byvworkstudy@gmail.com

 

MYSORE STYLE ASHTANGA YOGA  & LED INTERMEDIATE CLASS

Where:  Magu Yoga in Germantown PA
2 days only August 1 and 2 , Saturday 12:30-2:30 Mysore practice Pranayama and meditation to follow. Sunday 11:30-1:30 Led Second Series , we will modify the postures to accommodate those new to the second series if need be.  Humor and a good attitude required.
cost: $25 for Mysore Saturday and  $35 for sunday.
Mysore style is a self practice that is guided and coached by the teacher. Mary is an Authorized level 2 Ashtanga Yoga teacher . In 2007 she was authorized by Pattabhi Jois in Mysore India and level 2 authorized by his grandson Sharath Rangaswam in 2010.
Mary is also an Ayurvedic counselor and all be available for private consults on Saturday after the class. Please email for an appointment. www.mysoremary.com To register call Mary @ 267-252-2389

MYSORE STYLE ASHTANGA YOGA MONTH LONG INTENSIVE

My first Mysore style class in Baltimore for the month of July.  6 days a week with Saturdays and new and full moon off.  This will be a traditional style of class.  For information contact me at mysoremary@gmail.com or Charm City Yoga

 

Mysore style Ashtanga Yoga with Mary Flinn

Where: Register with Alex @ Magu Yoga in Mount Airy PA
2 days only May 30 and 31 Saturday 12:30-2:30 Mysore practice Pranayama and meditation to follow from 2:30-3:00. Sunday 11:30-1:30 Mysore practice and 1:30-2:00 Pranayama and meditation.
cost: $25 for one class or $45 for both.
Mysore style is a self practice that is guided and coached by the teacher. Mary is an Authorized level 2 Ashtanga Yoga teacher . In 2007 she was authorized by Pattabhi Jois in Mysore India and level 2 authorized by his grandson Sharath Rangaswam in 2010.
Mary is also an Ayurvedic counselor and all be available for private consults on Saturday after the class. Please email for an appointment. www.mysoremary.com

Intro to Primary Series of Ashtanga Yoga.

In Baltimore; contact Maura @ Baltimore Yoga Village

June 13 1:00-3:00
Ashtanga Yoga is a sequence of flowing postures that focus particularly on the movement of the breath, the gaze and the places where you gather strength or focus on called bandhas. It is a method that cleanses the body and helps you to concentrate and clears your mind. Although the postures seem difficult , over time they become very natural and easy. But until that time we will find modifications so that you can practice the system safely and correctly. All levels are welcome, but be prepared for an athletic practice

WORKSHOPS: In Philadelphia

Kundalini-Vinyasa 

Thursday evening: Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, 6 – 7:30 pm, each session: $ 20 (pre-registration required)

Kundalini-Vinyasa is a unique combination of vinyasa stretching, pranayama, chanting, and meditation. Using the format of a vinyasa flow we will open the body to more easily take our seat in a pranayama or chanting posture to still the mind and experience the “web of Love and Light” that surrounds us. This will be a fun, and physically challening practice to enrich and enliven your body, mind, and spirit! All levels.

Kundalini is the ‘energy’ that is evoked from yoga practices. That is – practices that bring us from the physical mundane world into the spiritual ethereal and back again.

Thursday Evening Mini-Workshop Series in January at Katrin Elia Yoga http://www.katrineliayoga.com/workshops/

About the intructor: Mary Flinn has been teaching Yoga for 20 years. She has co-directed several yoga centers in NYC including the Kundalini Yoga Center of NY and Satya Yoga Center in Brooklyn, NY. She has run numerous teacher training programs in Hatha and Vinyasa yoga. Her daily practice has been Ashtanga yoga since 1997 and has been blessed by the late Shri K. Pattabhi Jois and his Grandson Sharath Rangaswami to teach the first and second series of Ashtanga Yoga.

Mary received her 500 hour Ayurvedic Consultant Certification from Yoga On Main under the tutelage of Ed Zadlow. She has studied Yoga philosophy and Pranayama with Dr. Shankaranarayan Jois in Mysore India as well as the teachers at Ananda Ashram in upstate NY for many years. Mary has taught internationally and was a guest teacher in Japan at the Tokyo Yoga conference in 2007. She co-directed Brooklyns’ ‘Energy Center’ Teacher Training programs in 2004 and 2005. She also directed the training program at Satya Yoga in Brooklyn NY in 2006. She is grateful for the teachers in her life who have inspired her and transformed her life!

PRANAYAMA, CHANTING SANSKRIT AND YOGA PHILOSOPHY

  • Tuesday evenings 7:00-8:45: September  23, 30, October 7 , 14, 21 and 28.
  •  Pranayama, Chanting, Sanskrit and Yoga Philosophy;  (a limited number of students, you must reserve a spot) This  class will focus on the other 7 limbs of Yoga.  We will go over the details of breathing techniques and experience each one deeply, taking time in them.  Yoga philosophy will be incorporated and discussed using texts such as “The Yoga Sutras”, and “Bhagavad Gita” as well as Yoga rituals such as the Fire Ceremony.
  • Fee: $120 for all 6 classes or $25 each;
  • Location; Manayunk , call for details 267-252-2389

  • THE PRIMARY SERIES AND AYURVEDA

Sunday, Oct. 12 from 5 – 7 pm, $ 45 (Pre-registration required)

In this 2 hour workshop we will explore the Ashtanga Primary series in terms of our basic Constitutions of Vata , Pitta and Kapha.

Primary Series is also called “Yoga Chikitsa” or Yoga Therapy for its healing and therapeutic benefits. In order to get the full benefits of this practice there are a few points of concentration that need to be addressed during practice. These ‘points’ can be adjusted depending on what type of constitution you are. As we move through the Primary series Mary will help bring to light the healing qualities of the postures and series as well as metaphors and stories to help you understand and experience the larger picture of Ashtanga Yoga.

To sign up and get more details see www.katrineliayoga.com


 

WORKSHOPS OUT OF STATE:

WEEKEND WORKSHOP@ SATYANA YOGAWATERTOWN NY

October 17-19

Friday October 17
Led Primary series and Introduction. The emphasis will be on the breath and the flow.
Saturday October 18
9:00am class Ayurveda and the Primary Series.
2:00pm adjustment clinic ; Adjustments for some basic postures of the primary as well as some simple backbend adjustments and supports.
7:00 fire ceremony
Sunday October 19
9:00am Playing around with Second series. For all levels but will be challenging.

For more information call Kathy @ 315-783-0588

WEEKEND AT ANANDA ASHRAM NOVEMBER 7,8 &9

We will enjoy the regular programs at Ananda Ashram and also have our yoga classes with Mary in the morning.  All classes will be led classes with modification given to beginners.  The Ashram has a morning meditation as well as lectures all day on Yoga and the Yoga Philosophy.  The whole weekend is $400 including room and wonderful food.  www.anandaashram.org

I hope you can join us!

Call Mary at 267-252-2389

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