Finally we have our man! After a few years of trying to get him to sunny Manchester , Yoga Manchester are thrilled to announce details of a weekend workshop with the inimitable Ashtanga Yoga authority Eddie Stern. Eddie will be in Manchester to teach a weekend workshop and to promote his forthcoming book ‘One Simple Thing: A New Look at the Science of Yoga and How It Can Transform Your Life’.
Eddie Stern is an Ashtanga Yoga teacher, author, and lecturer from New York City. He is the co-founder of Brooklyn Yoga Club, Ashtanga Yoga New York, Broome Street Temple, Namarupa Magazine, the Urban Yogis, and Breathe, Move, Rest, Inc. He studied Ashtanga Yoga under Sri K. Pattabhi Jois from 1991 until his passing in 2009, and continues to study with Sri K. Pattabhi Jois’s grandson and successor, Paramaguru R. Sharath Jois.
The weekend will include led classes , Mysore sessions , lectures and puja. Please check back for individual class descriptions and timings. The workshop will begin on Friday evening 7pm-9pm with 2 sessions on both Saturday & Sunday.
Friday 20 September
7pm – 9pm The Manchester Led Class. This will be a full primary series talk-through class accompanied by a soundtrack comprising of the very best music from Manchester.
Saturday 21 September
10am – 12pm Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series Led Class – this class will be in the traditional counted vinyasa style.
1pm-3pm Lecture – Life As Ritual: This is a two-hour lecture on how every act that we perform in life, including yoga, can be performed as a ritual that lead us towards deeper levels of awareness.
4 pm – 5 pm Puja – Please note that this is a FREE event and open to all ( including yoga students & general public not attending the workshop)
Sunday 22 September
9.30am – 11.30am Mysore Style self-practice session. ( Please contact us for further information on this session if you are not familiar with the self-practice method).
12pm-2pm Lecture – Ashtanga Yoga: Purification of Body and Mind. This is a lecture on the eight limbs of yoga and will include a Q&A session ( please bring your questions with you!).
Where: Space at the Mill Wellington Mill, Duke St, Manchester M3 4NF, UK
When: Friday 20 September – Sunday 22 September 2019
Cost: £160 / £130 Early-Bird Price if booked and paid in full by June 1st 2019. Individual sessions £35.
Please note when booking individual sessions please ensure you email us with details of which sessions you want to book on.
Please contact us to organise payment by bank transfer
Please note that cancellations within 4 weeks of the event will be subject to a 50 % loss of payment. Total refunds will only be considered in special circumstances. Refunds given outside of the 4 weeks period will be subject to a 20% administration fee.
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