Author: Yoga Guide Magazine

New Zealand’s 6th Annual International Yoga Festival 2017

Yoga Guide Ambassador Eli Vydrova visited New Zealand’s 6th annual International Yoga Festival and explored the workshops and yoga. This is a story with photos from her experience from this amazing festival. International Yoga Festival located at the sacred land of a retreat space Kawai Purapura was my journey to Pure Presence with over 100 mind-blowing workshops, surrounded by magical night glowing native bush and nourished by connections to the pristine land, open-hearted people and mouth-watering food. @yogarhythmstribe Ecstatic Dance Journey As my feet touched down in Auckland I had a joyful feeling of landing home, even more so...

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Yoga Guide Bali ‘Equinox Retreat’ Sept 16-23

Yoga & Surf Retreat in Bali, Indonesia | September 16-23, 2017 Join Yoga Guide Magazine in Bali with LA Yoga Instructors Katie Nesbitt and Oona Barry for the ultimate 8-day Yoga and Surf Retreat that will leave you relaxed, recharged and filled with new vibrant energy. This retreat will end on the Fall Equinox, giving you the perfect chance to embrace change and a new start with the new season.   Join us on the “Islands of the Gods” for an artfully balanced retreat to experience the adventurous and spiritual soul Bali has to offer. We will go outside of the resort for...

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Yoga at San Juan Mission in OC!

Stretch and Strength at Mission San Juan Yoga at the San Juan Mission! Join I Heart Yoga Dana Point at the San Juan Mission for some yoga time! This is an all ages event and all skill levels are welcome. This is a one hour yoga class held at the beautiful San Juan Mission. One of the most incredible and breathtaking places to practice! Come join I Heart Yoga this Thursday, June 29th. Doors open at 5:30pm, Class is from 6pm-7pm and there is a $15 entree fee. For more info, click HERE   Future events scheduled: Thursday: July 27th...

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Featured Yoga Instructor: Paul Teodo

What enticed you to embark on the journey of Yoga? I was going to yoga every once in a while at my local gym in Los Angeles.  The classes were strong, and were a great compliment to my weight-training routine.  I was studying acting at the time, and a friend from class invited me to YogaWorks in Santa Monica.  It was there that I found Vinnie Marino and Sara Ivanhoe’s classes.  It was the most physically challenging thing I had ever done.  I walked out of there drenched.  In one of my first classes with Sara, she led us...

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International Yoga Day | Message from Mark Whitwell

The idea of an International Day of Yoga was the first proposed by the Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi during his speech at the UNGA, on 27 September 2014. Yoga is an invaluable gift of India’s ancient tradition. It embodies unity of mind and body; thought and action; restraint and fulfillment; harmony between man and nature; a holistic approach to health and well-being. It is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world and the nature. By changing our lifestyle and creating consciousness, it can help in well being. Let us...

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