Forthcoming Events

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    A study course on Chapter 1 of Patañjali’s Yoga Sūtra

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    Basunti Retreat, India – April 2020

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    Isle of Raasay 2020 Retreat Week

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    Spring Retreat – Awakening to Early Spring

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    Yoga and adventure holiday in Sicily with Chantal Rafferty and Gareth Williams

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    Yoga and Meditation Holiday in Southern India

Latest News

2205, 2019

Retreat in Ireland with Eleanor Dawson this coming week

By |May 22nd, 2019|

Are you busy for the next week?   If you fancy a retreat of Yoga and Meditation and are free then Eleanor Dawson is running a retreat at the Burren running from Friday 24th May to [...]

1912, 2018

A Celebration for “The Living Breath”

By |December 19th, 2018|

On Thursday 13th December; a cold, crisp and sunny day; a special celebration took place at Launde Abbey in Leicestershire.  It was to celebrate the publication of “The Living Breath – An Art of Yoga” [...]

508, 2018

The Living Breath – an Art of Yoga – translation of Peter Hersnack’s La Chair Vivante – coming soon!

By |August 5th, 2018|

 The Living Breath - an Art of Yoga - translation of Peter Hersnack's La Chair Vivante - coming soon!  After a long labour of love on the part of a dedicated team, The translation of La Chair [...]

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The Association for Yoga Studies is a community of Yoga teachers and yoga students at all levels. Members share a common interest in teaching Yoga that is inspired by the teachings of TKV Desikachar and his father, T.Krishnamacharya.  Teachers within this approach offer one-to-one teaching and/or therapy, group classes, workshops and retreats.

Convention 2020

July 24th to July 26th 2020.

Theme: Embodying the Yoga Sūtra

Plenary Speakers: Dave Charlton and Ranju Roy

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Joining aYs

The aYs teacher training course is run in collaboration with Sadhana Mala.
Sadhana Mala is run by Dave Charlton and Ranju Roy who are both senior teachers with the aYs and they have a wealth of experience in teaching and presenting the ideas of yoga at all levels.

Whenever you are in doubt, it is best to pause. Few things are so pressing that they cannot wait for a moment of breath.

~ T.K.V. Desikachar