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Interactive Sessions with Prashant Iyengar on the Philosophy of Teaching Yoga – Series 5

By nicholas | August 22, 2023

IYNAUS is happy to invite all members and International Iyengar Yoga students to Series 5 of the interactive conversations with Prashant Iyengar on the philosophy of teaching yoga. These sessions are not limited to teachers. Prashantji has requested that this session be open to all interested in learning. You can become an IYNAUS member by…

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Maui Wildfires

IYNAUS – How you can help Maui

By nicholas | August 15, 2023

Deadly wildfires on Maui have forced thousands of residents and visitors to evacuate the area for shelter, food, water, and other essential resources. Many have asked for specific ways to donate and support those affected by the fires. Here are four organizations that are making a significant impact on Maui: Maui Food Bank Maui United Way…

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Kids and Teens Grant Committee

IYNAUS is welcoming new applications for a grant for CIYTs to create new Kids and Teens programming in the US.

By nicholas | August 1, 2023

Please review the application procedures and program requirements and submit the application if interested. Applications are now welcome on a rolling basis. Applicants will be notified by email if their grant has been approved in whole or in part within one month. Please address any questions to the Grants Committee at

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Yoganushasanam 2023

Yoganushasanam 2023

By nicholas | August 1, 2023

Dear Student, Greetings from RIMYI! We are delighted to present the details of Yoganushasanam 2023, which will be only an in-person event. The details are as follows: Date: Thursday, 7th December – Wednesday, 13th December (both days inclusive)Venue: PYC, Deccan Gymkhana; Location: $350 (includes lunch)Eligibility: 5 years of Iyengar Yoga experienceRegistrations on: Wednesday, 6 December,…

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Aaron Johnson

The Power of the Collective Listening Ear

By nicholas | July 12, 2023

The IYNAUS Yoga Equity Committee presents The Power of the Collective Listening Ear with Aaron Johnson. On May 16, 2023, we welcomed Aaron at the IYNAUS Convention 2023 – Sankalpa. Aaron Johnson is a facilitator, public speaker, and touch activist. He is a co-founder of both Holistic Resistance and Grief to Action and the creator…

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IYNAUS Convention 2023 – Online

By nicholas | July 11, 2023

REGISTRATION FOR LIVE-STREAM IS STILL OPEN! “A subject like Yoga needs connection and communication between the student and the teacher.” —Abhijata Iyengar (The Power of Unity, May 2020) Immerse yourself in the teachings of Iyengar Yoga with Abhijata Iyengar and your friends and fellow travelers in the field of Yoga! It has been four years since we were…

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2023 Assessment Manual

The 2023 Assessment Manual is now available in the IYNAUS Store

By nicholas | February 17, 2023

The 2023 Assessment Manual, published by the Assessment Committee, offers advice for teachers, aspiring teachers, and their mentors who are developing the art of teaching Iyengar Yoga. Keen students of Iyengar Yoga will find support for their practice by studying the syllabi from current and past assessment manuals reprinted here. For those considering undertaking the assessment…

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Bhagavad Gita and Patanjali Yoga Sutras

IYNAUS Yoga Philosophy Event

By nicholas | January 10, 2022

Yoga Philosophy — The Correlation Between BHAGAVAD GITA & PANTANJALI YOGA SUTRAS Get your books out! We invite you to join us for an IYNAUS social media event. There is no registration, no zoom link, no payment; this philosophy event is free. – This philosophy event is to help deepen your understanding of some of…

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Alex Aguilar & Chigusa Saga

IYNAUS Interview — In Their Own Words

By nicholas | August 30, 2021

The B.K.S. Iyengar Yoga Institute Los Angeles offers yoga instruction in various languages. What started as a once-per-year offering in recognition of International Yoga Day turned into a growing trend in one of the country’s most ethnically diverse regions – Southern California. Visit the IYNAUS DEIJ Story Map to read more and see the video…

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IYNAUS Store Bundles

IYNAUS Store introduces book bundles!

By nicholas | April 28, 2021

Now you can purchase your favorite books in a bundle and save! Astadala Yogamala 1-8 Tomes 1-5 Light on Pranayama and Light on Yoga Sutras of Patanjali Light on Yoga and Light on Life All four “Light On” books: Light on Pranayama, Light on Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, Light on Yoga, Light on Life Visit…

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