April 2014 * Welcome Spring
Mary Yoga ENews * Issue #100
|The yoga path wanders through woods, up mountains, over waves, and into our dreams, individual & communal. What do you dream deliciously, this Spring?|
|Mother's Day Restorative: Sat. May 10th|
Saturday May 10th, 3-5PM: On the eve of Mother's Day, come and nurture your inner child with me and my loving team of assistants, all RYT and Restorative trained teachers. We shall minister to you with Yoga poses luxuriously supported on blankets and bolsters, music to soothe your soul, aromatherapy selections to balance your 7 chakra centers, and mantra, yantra and meditations, all to restore you, in this beautiful spring season that moves into summer! An essential oil Wild Orange gift with information card is included for each guest. Bring us someone to love on, along with you, if you desire! Space is limited! Pure Yoga Eastside.
; or call (212) 360-1888.
|Mother's Day Acro For All: With Yael & Mary|
Sunday May 11th, 10AM-12:00 Noon: on Mother's Day itself ~ care for a bit of an uncommon adventure? ~ in communication, connection, courage, and playfulness? Your mother tells you so! Join us, fellow mother and AcroYoga teacher Yael Ben-Reuven and myself in this fun celebration of strength and partnership through partner flow, both strong and sweet, and a maybe just a wee bit of flying. All levels welcome; two generations together pay price of one! Age ranges 16-106, all genders welcome. Mothers or partners not required! ... And ... gluten-free baked treats after class!
|Memorial Day Weekend: AcroYoga Lunar Immersion in NYC|
May 24-28, Saturday to Wednesday: Suspended in the air, you receive metta, loving-kindness, and then again on the mat with healing Thai massage. The unique art form of AcroYoga Therapeutics softens and deepens your understanding of partner movements, forever. Learn to give and receive; surprise yourself with its profundity. Full 5-day Immersion fulfills a requirement for AcroYoga Teacher Training track; 3-day holiday weekend and 1-day Saturday options also available, for those time or income challenged, to still soak the depths with us. Led by Chris Loebsack & Justin Caruso, assisted by local teacher team!
Om Factory Fashion District; more & register(212)616-8662
|Shining Shakti: June Women's Weekend Retreat|
June 6th-8th, Friday Eve to Sunday Lunch
Co-teacher Ora Ramat and I invite you to our 5th seasonal weekend retreat at Wagging Tail Yoga, her spacious and beautiful country house and yoga studio retreat center. Join this fiercely sweet group of women exploring our inner balance, center, power, beauty. Blend of Yoga for centering includes: Restorative Yoga, Vinyasa, AcroYoga, Thai Massage, Tai Chi, Outdoor Hiking and/or Slackline Yoga, and Guided Healing Meditation, by the evening fireplace! Just 1-2 spots left! Early Bird discount ends May 1st. Email me to check space availability! Details here
|Rubin & Met Museum Exhibits|
|5th Annual Divine Play AcroYoga Festival|
Oct. 10-12, 2014 in Portland OR, join me and my fellow teachers & practitioners in the largest annual AcroYoga gathering worldwide, celebrating every brilliant hue and tint in the practice! 4 timeslots each day with 8-12 classes per session! All levels in all three branches of our lineage: Yoga, Acrobatics, and Healing Arts. Pre-festival, Post-festival, and Friday all-day intensives as well. Also, music, performances, Jams, slackline play and dynamite vendors!
I will teach two classes: "Elves Flying Elves" and "Intuitive Bodywork" with two very talented ~ and fellow Canadian! ~ AcroYoga teachers: Millissa Greenwood of Saskatoon, and Lesley Kennedy of NYC! Come travel, come learn, come play!
|My Spring/Summer Classes: NYC|
|Pure Yoga New York Classes:|
Monday ~ 10:30-12:00 Slow Flow Meditation, Pure East
Tuesday ~ 12:30-1:30 Restorative, Pure East
Thursday ~ 11:00-12:30 YinYang,Pure West
Thursday ~ 5:30-6:30 Vinyasa 1/2, Pure East
Friday ~ 10:30-12:00 Chakra Slow Flow, Pure West
Friday ~ 5:30-6:30 Restorative, Pure East
Om Factory AcroYoga Classes:
Mon~ 5:30-7 Solar (Acrobatics) Basics~ Union Square
Mon~ 7:15-8:30 *Lunar (Therapeutics) Basics~ USQ *new
Fri~ 7:30-9:15 AcroYoga Flow Open Level~ Fashion District
and: 1st & 3rd Fridays of Month ~
Fri~ 9:30-11:30 AcroYoga JAM ~ Fashion District
Sunday Slackline Series: 6/15~ 3-5PM Brooklyn Boulders, NY
Plus, see you June 19-22 at Wanderlust VT! Assisting AcroYoga offerings led by Chris Loebsack and Yuki Tsuji-Hoenig.
|Photo Credits; Privacy, Reply, Forward...|
|Thanks this issue for photos to: the Ruben Museum, Back to Earth Artworks, Kadri Kurgun for Thai massage & Circle Yogis, & iPhone 5.|
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Maha Shanti ~ Great Peace ~
May you always see Spring behind the Winter!