A Yoga Day of Seva - City Center
Sunday 17 june 2018 at 08:30
Yoga La Source organizes a day of yoga classes on Sunday, June 17th to benefit the Blossomy project, a charity for survivors of human trafficking and gender-based violence in India. These charitable classes will be run throughout the day in two locations: four classes in the City Center and three in Strassen. Each class costs 10 Euros, and all proceeds will be donated to Blossomy.
Classes in the City Center
Kundalini Energy Awakening: Start your day by awakening, purifying and harmonizing your energy system. We will apply Bandhas (energy locks) that gather pranic energy and direct it through the subtle energy channels. We will use the breath, visualization and concentration to tune into and balance the chakras. Then, we will relax into prolonged, soft stretches finishing with the queen and king of asanas: shoulder stand and headstand (adaptation always possible) and a deep final relaxation. Experience oneness and bliss!
|10:00-11:45||Sivananda Yoga: In a Sivananda class, we start with breathing exercises to tune ourselves inward before working with the physical body. We then do the sun salutation, a cardio-vascular exercise, to warm up the body and awaken vital energy. This is followed by 12 core postures and their variations to channel and concentrate the vital energy. Between each posture, the student relaxes for a short time which allows for the vital energy to be reabsorbed. A longer guided relaxation is done at the end and brings about the overall sense of harmony and well-being one feels after class.|
|14:00-15:45||Vinyasa Krama: Vinyasa Krama Yoga consists of twelve major sequences. Each sequence contains a classic yoga posture and variations of movement (vinyasa) which lead to the mastery of that posture. The practice develops strength and flexibility. It improves circulation of blood, lymph and life energy (prana). It exercises all joints, muscles, and tissues of the body without stressing the heart. After, one sits for the more subtle practices of pranayama and meditation. Postures can be adapted easily to each student's level.|
|16:00-18:00||Integral Sivananda: Similar to the Sivananda Yoga program in the 10:00 slot, this program shortens the posture sequence, introduces additional breathing practices to deepen and steady the mind, a longer and more detailed Nidra relaxation practice, Sanskrit chanting for a vibrational effect, and meditation.|
|18:35-20:00||Dinner at Indian Restaurant Kripa: Join us for a vegetarian Indian buffet at Restaurant Kripa at 7, rue Nicolas Ernest Barblé near the CHL off route d'Arlon in Luxembourg (link). Price is 20 Euros including 1 drink. Pre-payment required. You are welcome to participate at the dinner even if you do not participate in any program throughout the day.|
There is no refund for any class or dinner. All proceeds will go to Blossomy as described above.
Workshop Cost: 60 €
by individual session
- 10 € | Sun. Jun. 17, '18 at 08:30-09:50
- 10 € | Sun. Jun. 17, '18 at 10:00-11:45
- 10 € | Sun. Jun. 17, '18 at 14:00-15:45
- 10 € | Sun. Jun. 17, '18 at 16:00-18:00
- 20 € | Sun. Jun. 17, '18 at 18:35-20:00
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Style: Hatha Yoga
Hatha Yoga is the branch of yoga that involves physical postures, breathing techniques and other practices to strengthen the physical body and to purify and balance one's energy to increase vitality, equanimity and joy of life. Go to the Hatha yoga page.
Teacher: La Source Teachers
All programs taught by La Source teachers. Click photo of teacher to see bio. Go to La Source's page.
Location: City center: avenue Marie-Thérèse
The "salle gymnastique" at Résidence Grand-Duchesse Charlotte - Konviktsgaart is a nice, quiet space facing a garden perfectly situated for our yoga classes in the city. It is a few blocks from Hamilius-Aldringen and also has free underground parking. Go to the City: Marie-Thérèse page.