Yoga

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What is Yoga?

“Yoga is 99% practice and 1% theory.” 

(Sri K. Patthabhi Jois) 

Yoga dates back to 2000 BCE and originated in India. Yoga is an ancient system of exercise and spiritual development. The term Hatha Yoga refers to the physical practice of Yoga. Hatha Yoga classes generally consist of the following elements:

MEDITATION

LIMBERING POSTURES

ASANAS (Yoga Postures)

PRANAYAMA (breathing Exercises & Relaxation)

If you want to know more (and see some Yoga in action), check out these sites:

www.yogaschoolberlin.de/ashtanga.php

www.bksiyengar.com/