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Bhagavad Gita - Yoga in Action IST 17/54

15th October 2017
at Churchdown Community Centre

Bhagavad Gita - Yoga in Action IST 17/54

Tutor: Paul Harvey

Date: 15th October 2017

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

Location: Churchdown Community Centre

Type of Event:

Places Available: 0

FULLY BOOKED - Please contact Kate (Glos Rep) for waiting list/cancellation spaces.

IST Day 17/54

Outline plan for the day

In India people from every sphere of life, from physicians to politicians and religious teachers to shopkeepers, consider the Bhagavad Gita to be a source of inspiration.
What is it that makes this great text a teaching for all these situations and what is its relationship with Yoga?
THE MORNING SESSION – suggested guidelines - TBC according to the group appearance 
10.00am Introduction and study workshop
11.15am approx Practice
12.00pm Study workshop
THE AFTERNOON SESSION– suggested guidelines - TBC according to the group appearance
1.45pm Study workshop
3.15pm approx Practice

About the Tutor

 Paul has been teaching Yoga for 35 years and training Yoga teachers for over 25 years. Starting practising Yoga in 1972 he went on to learn in India from 1979 starting with a two year stay in South India studying Yoga practice, psychology and therapy within a traditional one to one mentorship with his Teacher TKV Desikachar. Returning to India over 20 times he continued his studies with his Teacher in Yoga and allied subjects in the fields of psychology, healthcare and music. 
His Yoga work is complemented by two years training as a Herbalist and five years training as a counsellor in the UK. A nationally known teacher through seminars, conferences and writings he is involved in the training of teachers and teacher trainers as well as maintaining a personal client practice and being Director of a Yoga Teaching and Therapy Centre in Bristol.

Other information

Please bring a copy of the Bhagavad Gita – if possible one with Romanised Sanskrit i.e. Winthrop Sargeant edition, and a copy of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra by TKV Desikachar, Christopher Chapple or Feuerstein.
Also bring a practice mat and especially a block for asana and sitting or stool for sitting.  Please bring a contribution to a shared lunch.  Hot drinks will be provided.


Churchdown Community Centre
Parton Road


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