Teachers

Rain Maher

Rain Maher is a big hearted life loving tree hugging hippy enigma wrapped in a sarong. She's been guiding yoga practices of hatha for 15 years and vinyasa for 9 years. Her main teacher is Shiva Rea. Expect breath led slow build vinyasa flow classes that leave you energised yet relaxed.

Rain was born in New Zealand, grew up in Australia and moved to the UK in 1997. She was first introduced to yoga through her voracious love of reading then her practice evolved whilst studying to be a performer at university. Rain’s move to the UK was helped by her yoga practice so she embarked on her teaching path in 2002.

Rain has received three teaching Diplomas in Hatha Yoga and Vinyasa Flow with her latest in Prana Vinyasa with her mahaguru Shiva Rea.

Rain’s teaching is creative and intuitive, where a complete beginner can enjoy a practice alongside the seasoned yogi. In Rain’s classes you will learn to listen to your body as her voice guides you through postures, breathing techniques and meditation. These will teach you to be open to more focus and presence in your life. Your balance and flexibility will noticeably improve along with your general outlook on life. Rain will take you on a journey, opening your eyes and heart to the beauty that is you, taking you deep within yourself and restoring you to harmony.

Rain is eternally grateful to all the teachers she has had in her life. And to all her student friends, whom in every class she feels blessed to guide, as they teach Rain to connect to the authentic spirit within.

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Tuesday 16 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Islington
    6:15–9:30
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    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    6:30–9:30
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    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    7:15–8:15
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    Slow Flow All Levels Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    7:30–8:30
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    Jivamukti Spiritual WarriorBook Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana). Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa practice set to music (connecting yoga asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.
    Jivamukti Spiritual Warrior classes are fast paced and invigorating. The structure is a fixed set sequence instructed in a vinyasa style. It is a fully balanced class which includes asana warm-up, chanting, setting of intention, surya namaskar, standing poses, backbends, forward bends, twists, inversions, meditation and relaxation.

  • Notting Hill
    8:30–9:45
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    Pilates All LevelsBook Now

    Matwork based classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back.

  • Islington
    9:30–11:00
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    Iyengar Level 1-2Book Now

    Iyengar Yoga, created by B.K.S. Iyengar, is firmly based on the traditional eight limbs of yoga as expounded by Patanjali in his Yoga Sutras, emphasising the development of strength, stamina, flexibility and balance, as well as concentration (dharana) and meditation (dhyana). Iyengar Yoga focuses on the structural alignment of the physical body (often with the use of props such as blocks and straps) through the development of asanas. It aims to unite the body, mind and spirit for health and well being. Iyengar Yoga is considered a powerful tool to relieve the stresses of modern-day life which in turn can help promote total physical and spiritual well being.

  • Notting Hill
    9:45–11:00
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    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    10:00–11:30
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    Yoga Level 2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.This is an intermediate class.

  • Islington
    10:00–11:15
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    Jivamukti Level 1-2Book Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana).
    Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a Yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa Practice set to music (connecting Yoga Asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other Yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:30
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    11:30–12:45
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    Baby MassageBook Now

    For babies from 6 weeks to sitting. These classes have been developed and tailored by Peter Walker, leading author and baby massage specialist, to help you learn how to give your baby the best start in life.

    In some Asian and African cultures babies have been massaged everyday from birth for centuries. Baby massage is recognised in the West today to give babies a great start in life.

    Developmental Baby massage works with the muscles and joints to achieve all the benefits of orthodox massage while helping the baby to fulfil her structural and physiological potential at each stage of development from birth to standing.

    Benefits include:

    • All benefits of communication through touch
    • Supports the development of a wide range of movement from birth to standing
    • Encourages growth and development by stimulating the appetite and aiding digestion
    • Improves and maintains muscle strength and flexibility
    • Can help to relieve minor discomfort like wind, colic, blocked nose
    • Builds foundation for good posture
    • Induces a sense of well being and relaxation for mother and baby
    • Playful and enjoyable time to bond with your baby

    Baby Massage classes with Alice are small with personal attention to each baby (maximum 15 babies in a class). Alice uses a doll to demonstrate baby massage techniques, which parents and carers then practise on their babies. The class starts with a warm up followed by a full body massage. Lying on their backs the babies have their feet massaged first, then the massage moves up to the legs, belly chest and arms. Babies have plenty of time on their bellies as well as a chance to sit, squat and stand supported. At the end of each session mums, dads or carers have the opportunity to have an informal discussion with tea and biscuits, while the babies either sleep, feed or just chill out. Soft baby gymnastics can also be demonstrated for babies that are on the move.

  • Notting Hill
    11:45–12:45
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    Yoga Level 1Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.This class is suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    12:45–14:00
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    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    13:00–14:00
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    Pilates All LevelsBook Now

    Matwork based classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back.

  • Notting Hill
    13:00–14:15
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    Yoga with Meditation Level 2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.

  • Islington
    14:15–16:15
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    Women's Yoga Circle (£15 adv, £20 on the door)Book Now

    WOMEN'S YOGA CIRCLE
    Yoga Nidra, Kirtan, Asana & Mudra
    Come and share in this gathering of women, to connect and embrace our Shakti ~ innate feminine power.

    A nurturing yoga practice especially for women that aims to honour to the female experience and respond to our unique needs. Each session will be tailored to the needs of the group and therefore different every time – however we always begin with Total Yoga Nidra to allow ourselves to experience complete relaxation. We will then move onto a range of practices such as gentle yoga asana, mudra, pranayama, restorative yoga or qi gong; and end in Kirtan, the song of the heart. Expect to leave feeling nourished and revitalised.

    Maha Shakti ki JAI! – All Power to the Great Deep Feminine Energy!

    "Sivani creates a warm & safe environment to embrace your inner strength as a woman. The class begins with a beautiful Yoga Nidra, followed by a serious of gentle movements. She made me feel really relaxed and comfortable – I loved it".

    **** If booking for more than one person, please call 020 7704 0919 as the second person will not appear on the roster. ****

     

  • Notting Hill
    14:30–15:30
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    Gentle Yoga Book Now

    A softer and more meditative practice, dedicated to remedial and gentle yoga practice. Suitable for students of any age and experience, who wish to practise gently and relax deeply. Also ideal for beginners and for those recovering from illness or injury.  

  • Islington
    16:00–16:45
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    Yoga for Kids 4-8 yrs (£7) Book Now

    Our Yoga for Kids class explores the magic of yoga in a playful and a non-competitive environment that will elevate your child’s confidence, co-ordination and concentration, maintain their creativity, strengthen their physical abilities and increases their flexibility. We finish our classes with creative guided relaxation. Suitable for children aged 4-8 years old.

  • Notting Hill
    16:30–17:45
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    Restorative YogaBook Now

    Restorative poses to release tension and to re-charge energy with pranayama breathing. Open to all.

  • Islington
    16:30–17:45
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    Restorative Yoga & Yoga Nidra All LevelsBook Now

    Restorative poses are practised in a passive state with various props so the body can feel supported, rested and nurtured. Specific poses offered at each class will focus on a different theme, however, all the systems of the body benefit from this deep relaxation. Some of the measurable results of relaxation are the reduction of blood pressure and the improvement of immune function, as well as improvement in digestion, fertility, and the reduction of muscle tension and general fatigue. After preparing the physical body through relaxation, participants are then guided through Yoga Nidra.

    Yoga Nidra is a guided meditation, and can be a deep form of relaxation. Generally practised in Savasana, it can also be done semi-reclining or sitting.

  • Islington
    17:00–17:45
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    Yoga for Kids 9 yrs + (£7)Book Now

    Our Yoga for Kids class explores the magic of yoga in a playful and a non-competitive environment that will elevate your child’s confidence, co-ordination and concentration, maintain their creativity, strengthen their physical abilities and increases their flexibility. We finish our classes with creative guided relaxation. Suitable for children aged 9 years and over. 

  • Notting Hill
    17:30–18:30
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    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    18:00–19:15
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    Ashtanga Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is suitable for intermediate students and beginner students who have been taught the Astanga series. This is not suitable for complete beginners or those that have never practiced Astanga.

  • Islington
    18:00–19:15
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    Ashtanga Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is open to all levels from beginners with no previous experience of Astanga yoga, through to Intermediates and Advanced.

  • Islington
    18:30–20:00
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    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    Specialist yoga class to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. Suitable from 12 weeks and/or first scan, until the end of pregnancy.

  • Notting Hill
    18:45–20:00
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    19:30–21:00
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    Yoga with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    These sessions weave yoga and mindfulness together through nurturing practices designed to stabilise, centre and lighten. Experience more pockets of presence and integration.
    The pace of these classes is slow and steady, giving space to breathe and lean-in to the postures and contemplations.
    Learn theory, method and practice in a supportive and friendly environment that encourages deepening self-connection and facilitates mindfulness, potentially enabling practitioners to live from a more spacious place.

  • Islington
    19:30–21:00
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    20:15–21:30
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    Yin Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    Yin Yoga is a practice where postures are held for 3 minutes or more. This length of time is used to open into the thicker layers of connective tissues around the joints that a moving, dynamic practice may not as effectively access.

    During this time of stillness, the physical, energetic, emotional and mental states of being are refined and aligned through heightened inner awareness. When this inner awareness is allowed to grow in stillness, knowledge is gained in maintaining a quiet and conscious state at all times; whether the external environment is one of calm or chaos.

    Yin Yoga is a perfect compliment to a dynamic (Yang) style practice and an extremely subtle and profound practice on its own.

    Yin yoga: an opportunity to soften as through holding postures for sustained periods of time, we examine limits and explore potentials. The focus is on feeling as through practice we develop attentiveness and refine awareness. The practice is available to all wishing to slow down and soften.

  • Islington
    20:15–21:30
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    Tuesday Beginners Yoga 6 Week Course Islington (Pre-booking Required) £75Book Now

    Book Online, at reception or call 020 7704 0919.

    This six week beginners course has been crafted for students interested in Yoga and Mindfulness.

     

    Sandi will give a brief talk each week on the History of Yoga, Basic Anatomy of Breathing, Yoga Theory and Philosophy. Practice will cover the the classic body of yoga postures in a safe and relaxed environment where questions are welcomed and Mindfulness is facilitated. A focus on healthy alignment and Pranayama (breathing practices) will help cultivate strength and understanding as well as cultivate greater mental clarity and calm.

     

    Students will receive personal attention and individual needs will be supported.


    These sessions are non competitive and a great opportunity to encourage you to carve-out time for your own well being.


    The Beginner's Course is an ideal way to discover Yoga and connect with yourself in a fun and safe space. Perfect for beginners, those who like to learn sequentially or anyone looking to revisit the fundamentals of Yoga and Mindfulness practice.


    Beginners Course Offer
    Continue your yoga journey with a half-price 10 class pass for £65.00 or a half-price unlimited pass for £70.00. Available to purchase up to two weeks after the completion of your Course or New Client Offer.


    **** If booking for more than one person, please make sure you enter the name of the second person, otherwise they will not appear on the roster. Please call 020 7704 0919 if you have any difficulties in booking for more than one person. ****

Wednesday 17 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Islington
    6:15–9:30
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    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    6:30–9:30
    More ∨
    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    7:15–8:45
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    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Notting Hill
    9:30–10:45
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    9:30–10:45
    More ∨
    Jivamukti Level 1-2Book Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana).
    Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a Yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa Practice set to music (connecting Yoga Asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other Yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.

  • Notting Hill
    9:45–11:00
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.This class is suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    11:00–12:30
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    Feldenkrais for YogaBook Now

    A unique class developed by Daniel Gelblum to help you move with ease into challenging yoga postures and reach your optimum levels, discover your hidden flexibility and strength.

    Benefits include: Improved self awareness, balance, flexibility, strength, comfort and efficient posture, athletic/aerobic performance, takes martial arts, pilates, yoga, dancing and their benefits to better levels, reduces aches and pains, with immediate and long lasting results.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:30
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    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    Specialist yoga class to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. Suitable from 12 weeks and/or first scan, until the end of pregnancy.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:30
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    12:45–14:00
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    13:00–14:15
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    Yoga Level 2-3Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.This is an intermediate to advanced class.

  • Islington
    13:00–14:15
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    14:30–15:45
    More ∨
    Pilates All LevelsBook Now

    Matwork based classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back.

  • Islington
    16:00–17:30
    More ∨
    Slow Flow with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    16:00–17:15
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    Gentle Yoga with Yoga Nidra Book Now

    A softer and more meditative class, dedicated to remedial and gentle yoga practice. Suitable for students of any age and experience, who wish to practise gently and relax deeply. Also ideal for beginners and for those recovering from illness or injury.Yoga nidra translates as 'yogic sleep'. However, rather than actually sleeping, in yoga nidra you will lie down and be guided by the teacher into a state of profound physical and mental relaxation, somewhere between wakefulness and sleep. As well as allowing our bodies and minds some much needed rest, this also allows the sub-conscious mind to be at its most receptive, so that the practice can help to sow seeds of positive intention as well as help let go of negative habits. Yoga nidra has also been shown to help relieve stress, tension and anxiety, and has become a valuable therapeutic tool in many contexts. Classes described as 'with Yoga Nidra' will generally include at least 20 minutes of yoga nidra practice, usually at the end of the class. No prior experience of yoga nidra is needed in order to attend these classes.

  • Notting Hill
    17:30–18:30
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    Yoga Level 1Book Now

    These sessions weave yoga and mindfulness together through nurturing practices designed to stabilise, centre and lighten. Experience more pockets of presence and integration.
    The pace of these classes is slow and steady, giving space to breathe and lean-in to the postures and contemplations.
    Learn theory, method and practice in a supportive and friendly environment that encourages deepening self-connection and facilitates mindfulness, potentially enabling practitioners to live from a more spacious place.

  • Notting Hill
    17:45–19:00
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    18:00–19:30
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    18:45–20:00
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    Ashtanga Yoga Level 2Book Now

    A powerful and demanding style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures are linked dynamically to the breath. This is an intermediate level class for those that are familiar and competent at practicing Astanga.

  • Notting Hill
    19:15–20:45
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    How to Meditate Taster ClassBook Now

    Join Laurent for this one-off taster class to give you a chance to try meditation techniques from his upcoming 6 Week Meditation course. If you are curious about meditation and would like to learn more about Laurent's 6 week course please come along. 

  • Islington
    19:45–21:00
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    Wednesday Beginners Yoga 4 Week Course Islington (Pre-Booking Required) £55Book Now

    This 4 week Beginners Course is for everyone - older and younger, men and women, athletes and desk-bound bodies. You’ll learn essential poses and simple breathing techniques each week to build flexibility and strength, reduce stress, sleep better, boost your metabolism, and increase sustainable energy.

    Lisa emphasises deep understanding of how your body works (bio-mechanics), and outlines each practice’s beneficial effects on your life. The course will help you to feel confident in level 1 classes. Lisa offers some optional, simple ‘yoga homework’ to help you de-stress in between sessions.

    You’ll learn in an exploratory, playful, and intelligent way.
    • A clear course format helps you to know where you’re going week upon week-so you can chart your learning through the course
    • Each session focuses on a different ‘class’ or type of pose and specific area of the body so you understand what you’re doing and why
    • Lisa explains basic yoga ideas and philosophy in a practical, down-to-earth way
    • By the end you will have a full spectrum class to increase your confidence in attending group classes and learn how to choose an ongoing class

    Beginners Course Offer
    Continue your yoga journey with a half-price 10 class pass for £65.00 or a half-price unlimited pass for £70.00.
    Available to purchase up to two weeks after your
    course finish date.

     

    **** If booking for more than one person, please make sure you enter the name of the second person, otherwise they will not appear on the roster. Please call 020 7704 0919 if you have any difficulties in booking for more than one person. ****

  • Notting Hill
    20:15–21:30
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    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

Thursday 18 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Islington
    6:15–9:30
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    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    6:30–9:30
    More ∨
    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    7:15–8:15
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    Slow Flow All Levels Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    8:30–9:45
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    Pilates Level 1-2Book Now

    Beginners/Imtermediate. Matwork classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back.

  • Islington
    9:30–10:45
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    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    9:45–11:00
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    10:00–11:15
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    Baby MassageBook Now

    For babies from 6 weeks to sitting. These classes have been developed and tailored by Peter Walker, leading author and baby massage specialist, to help you learn how to give your baby the best start in life.

    In some Asian and African cultures babies have been massaged everyday from birth for centuries. Baby massage is recognised in the West today to give babies a great start in life.

    Developmental Baby massage works with the muscles and joints to achieve all the benefits of orthodox massage while helping the baby to fulfil her structural and physiological potential at each stage of development from birth to standing.

    Benefits include:

    • All benefits of communication through touch
    • Supports the development of a wide range of movement from birth to standing
    • Encourages growth and development by stimulating the appetite and aiding digestion
    • Improves and maintains muscle strength and flexibility
    • Can help to relieve minor discomfort like wind, colic, blocked nose
    • Builds foundation for good posture
    • Induces a sense of well being and relaxation for mother and baby
    • Playful and enjoyable time to bond with your baby

    Baby Massage classes with Alice are small with personal attention to each baby (maximum 15 babies in a class). Alice uses a doll to demonstrate baby massage techniques, which parents and carers then practise on their babies. The class starts with a warm up followed by a full body massage. Lying on their backs the babies have their feet massaged first, then the massage moves up to the legs, belly chest and arms. Babies have plenty of time on their bellies as well as a chance to sit, squat and stand supported. At the end of each session mums, dads or carers have the opportunity to have an informal discussion with tea and biscuits, while the babies either sleep, feed or just chill out. Soft baby gymnastics can also be demonstrated for babies that are on the move.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:30
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    Restorative YogaBook Now

    Restorative poses to release tension and to re-charge energy with pranayama breathing. Open to all.

  • Islington
    11:15–12:30
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    Yin Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    Yin Yoga is a practice where postures are held for 3 minutes or more. This length of time is used to open into the thicker layers of connective tissues around the joints that a moving, dynamic practice may not as effectively access.

    During this time of stillness, the physical, energetic, emotional and mental states of being are refined and aligned through heightened inner awareness. When this inner awareness is allowed to grow in stillness, knowledge is gained in maintaining a quiet and conscious state at all times; whether the external environment is one of calm or chaos.

    Yin Yoga is a perfect compliment to a dynamic (Yang) style practice and an extremely subtle and profound practice on its own.

    Yin yoga: an opportunity to soften as through holding postures for sustained periods of time, we examine limits and explore potentials. The focus is on feeling as through practice we develop attentiveness and refine awareness. The practice is available to all wishing to slow down and soften.

  • Notting Hill
    11:30–12:45
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    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    12:45–14:00
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    13:00–14:15
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    Feldenkrais for YogaBook Now

    A unique class developed by Daniel Gelblum to help you move with ease into challenging yoga postures and reach your optimum levels, discover your hidden flexibility and strength.

    Benefits include: Improved self awareness, balance, flexibility, strength, comfort and efficient posture, athletic/aerobic performance, takes martial arts, pilates, yoga, dancing and their benefits to better levels, reduces aches and pains, with immediate and long lasting results.

  • Islington
    13:00–14:00
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    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Notting Hill
    14:30–15:45
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    Iyengar Level 1-2Book Now

    Iyengar Yoga, created by B.K.S. Iyengar, is firmly based on the traditional eight limbs of yoga as expounded by Patanjali in his Yoga Sutras, emphasising the development of strength, stamina, flexibility and balance, as well as concentration (dharana) and meditation (dhyana). Iyengar Yoga focuses on the structural alignment of the physical body (often with the use of props such as blocks and straps) through the development of asanas. It aims to unite the body, mind and spirit for health and well being. Iyengar Yoga is considered a powerful tool to relieve the stresses of modern-day life which in turn can help promote total physical and spiritual well being.

  • Notting Hill
    16:00–17:15
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    Yin Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    Yin Yoga is a practice where postures are held for 3 minutes or more. This length of time is used to open into the thicker layers of connective tissues around the joints that a moving, dynamic practice may not as effectively access.

    During this time of stillness, the physical, energetic, emotional and mental states of being are refined and aligned through heightened inner awareness. When this inner awareness is allowed to grow in stillness, knowledge is gained in maintaining a quiet and conscious state at all times; whether the external environment is one of calm or chaos.

    Yin Yoga is a perfect compliment to a dynamic (Yang) style practice and an extremely subtle and profound practice on its own.

    Yin yoga: an opportunity to soften as through holding postures for sustained periods of time, we examine limits and explore potentials. The focus is on feeling as through practice we develop attentiveness and refine awareness. The practice is available to all wishing to slow down and soften.

  • Islington
    16:30–17:45
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    17:30–18:30
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    18:00–19:15
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    Pregnancy PilatesBook Now

    Specialist Pilates class to prepare for birth and recovery afterwards. This class improves muscle tone, giving better support to your abdomen, and helps create or maintain flexibility in your spine and joints, easing aches and pains. Pilates is also a great way to relax! Classes can be attended after 12th week of pregnancy.

  • Islington
    18:00–19:15
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    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    18:45–20:00
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    Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.

  • Islington
    19:30–21:00
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    Jivamukti Yoga Level 2Book Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana). Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a Yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa Practice set to music (connecting Yoga Asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other Yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.

  • Notting Hill
    19:45–21:00
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    Thursday Beginners Yoga 4 Week Course Notting Hill (Pre-Booking Required) £55Book Now

    In this course, students will receive personal attention from an experienced teacher week to week providing an ideal environment for learning. Building upon the core poses and working at a pace that ensures learning, students will build strength and knowledge, as well as cultivate greater mental clarity and calm.

    The Beginners Course is the ideal way to begin your practice and discover yoga in a safe and fun space. Perfect for beginners, people who like to learn sequentially or anyone looking to revisit the fundamentals of yoga. On completion of the course you will have the experience, confidence and knowledge to attend any of The Life Centre’s Yoga Level 1 or Level 1-2 classes.

    Beginners Course Offer
    Continue your yoga journey with a half-price 10 class pass for £65.00 or a half-price unlimited pass for £70.00. Available to purchase up to two weeks after the completion of your Course or New Client Offer.

    **** If booking for more than one person, please call 020 7221 4602. Please do not book via the website as the second person will not show on the roster. ****

  • Notting Hill
    20:15–21:30
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    Yoga Nidra All LevelsBook Now

    Yoga Nidra is widely considered by those who practice it to be the meditative heart of yoga. It's a completely different state of being that effortlessly supports physical, mental and spiritual health, growth and restoration. Through a simple settling down of the body, brain and breath wonderful experiences are available to all. Nothing special is required and once you know that its easily done, its easy to do. Come home to your true self, come home to Yoga Nidra - a jewel that's waiting for you.

Friday 19 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Islington
    6:15–9:30
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    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    6:30–9:30
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    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    8:00–9:15
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    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    9:30–11:00
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Notting Hill
    9:45–11:00
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    Scaravelli Inspired Yoga - All LevelsBook Now

    Inspired by Vanda Scaravelli, who practised with Iyengar for many years, these classes are a gentle, yet demanding, form of hatha yoga. Working with the breath, the pull of gravity on the body, and the resulting unravelling and release of the spine, this approach can be very helpful for those working with chronic, but not acute, spinal or postural issues. Classes vary from week to week, and are typically alignment based and subtle, giving us time to examine the postures, and our approach to them, in depth. Great emphasis is placed on recognising that each person is an individual, and adapting the yoga to reflect that. Working this way provides a welcome counterpoint to those working with a more dynamic practice, and is a nourishing and sustaining practice in its own right. Suitable for all levels of experience.

  • Islington
    9:45–11:15
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    Slow Flow with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:30
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    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:45
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    Mums and Babies YogaBook Now

    Specialist class to allow you to nurture yourself while you are with your baby. This class will help bring a sense of well-being, alleviate aches and pains, combat fatigue and retone muscles. Classes can be attended 6 weeks after giving birth.

  • Islington
    11:30–12:45
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    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    13:00–14:00
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    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    13:00–14:15
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    Pilates Level 1-2 Book Now

    matwork classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back. 

  • Notting Hill
    14:30–15:45
    More ∨
    Slow Flow with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    16:00–17:30
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    Slow Flow with Meditation Level 2-3Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    16:15–17:30
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    Gentle Yoga with Yoga NidraBook Now

    A softer and more meditative practice, dedicated to remedial and gentle yoga practice. Suitable for students of any age and experience, who wish to practise gently and relax deeply. Also ideal for beginners and for those recovering from illness or injury.

    Yoga Nidra translates as Yogic Sleep. It is state of physical and mental relaxation, between wakefulness and deep sleep and the objective is to cultivate that state, without falling asleep. It is used as a relaxation practice, also a form of meditation, treatment for stress and anxiety and purification of the negative habits of mind. It is generally practised lying in savasana, but can be done sitting, or semi-reclining. This can help one remain conscious and aware if there is a tendency to fall asleep.

    This form of yoga nidra was devised by Swami Satyananda from an ancient tantric practice and includes eight verbally guided stages. The eight stages are: Internalisation, Sankalpa (intention), Rotation of Consciousness, Breath Awareness, Manifestation of Opposites, Creative Visualization, Sankalpa repeated and Externalisation.

  • Islington
    16:15–17:30
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    Restorative YogaBook Now

    Restorative poses to release tension and to re-charge energy with pranayama breathing. Open to all.

  • Islington
    17:45–19:15
    More ∨
    Yin Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    Yin Yoga is a practice where postures are held for 3 minutes or more. This length of time is used to open into the thicker layers of connective tissues around the joints that a moving, dynamic practice may not as effectively access.

    During this time of stillness, the physical, energetic, emotional and mental states of being are refined and aligned through heightened inner awareness. When this inner awareness is allowed to grow in stillness, knowledge is gained in maintaining a quiet and conscious state at all times; whether the external environment is one of calm or chaos.

    Yin Yoga is a perfect compliment to a dynamic (Yang) style practice and an extremely subtle and profound practice on its own.

    Yin yoga: an opportunity to soften as through holding postures for sustained periods of time, we examine limits and explore potentials. The focus is on feeling as through practice we develop attentiveness and refine awareness. The practice is available to all wishing to slow down and soften.

  • Notting Hill
    17:45–19:00
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    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    A balanced gentle flow class with breathing exercises and some visualisation. This specialist yoga class is to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. suitable from 14 weeks until the end of pregnancy.

  • Notting Hill
    17:45–19:00
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    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    19:15–20:45
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    Yoga with Meditation Level 2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.

  • Notting Hill
    19:30–20:45
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    Candlelit Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    19:30–21:30
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    Relax + Restore + Stillness (£25)Book Now

    Book Online, at reception or call 020 7704 0919 Join Adelene for this regular event every third Friday of the month to relax into the weekend. To ‘rest’, to ‘relax’ and to ‘restore’ is essential to everyone especially in today’s society and stressful lifestyle. To ‘rest’ deeply is to experience relaxation, where there is effortlessness, quietness and peace.

    Restorative Yoga (RY) is postures adapted from classical yoga asana, where the practice focus is relaxing the body in restful supported positions. Each pose is usually held for a few minutes and then gradually extended to longer hold for the experienced. Consistent practice balances the autonomic nervous system, therefore supporting the environment to renew and heal.

    Carefully selected from Adelene’s self-practice series, these practice-based classes offers ‘active’ relaxation followed by quiet sitting, to allow time and space to renew and rejuvenate the body and the mind. **** If booking for more than one person, please make sure you enter the name of the second person, otherwise they will not appear on the roster. Please call 020 7704 0919 if you have any difficulties in booking for more than one person. ****

Saturday 20 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Islington
    9:00–10:30
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    Ashtanga Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is suitable for intermediate students and beginner students who have been taught the Astanga series. This is not suitable for complete beginners or those that have never practiced Astanga.

  • Notting Hill
    9:00–10:15
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    9:30–10:45
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    Slow Flow Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    9:30–17:30
    YOGA CAMPUS: TTC Intake 28 - Module 9

  • Notting Hill
    10:30–11:45
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    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    Specialist yoga class to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. Suitable from 12 weeks and/or first scan, until the end of pregnancy.

  • Islington
    10:45–12:15
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    Jivamukti Yoga Level 2Book Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana). Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a Yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa Practice set to music (connecting Yoga Asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other Yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.

  • Notting Hill
    11:00–12:15
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 1Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    12:00–13:15
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Islington
    12:30–13:45
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 1Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    12:30–13:45
    More ∨
    Jivamukti Level 1-2Book Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana).
    Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a Yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa Practice set to music (connecting Yoga Asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other Yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.

  • Notting Hill
    13:30–15:00
    More ∨
    Ashtanga Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is suitable for intermediate students and beginner students who have been taught the Astanga series. This is not suitable for complete beginners or those that have never practiced Astanga.

  • Notting Hill
    14:00–15:30
    More ∨
    Slow Flow with Meditation Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    14:30–15:45
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    15:30–17:00
    More ∨
    Yin Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    Yin Yoga is a practice where postures are held for 3 minutes or more. This length of time is used to open into the thicker layers of connective tissues around the joints that a moving, dynamic practice may not as effectively access.

    During this time of stillness, the physical, energetic, emotional and mental states of being are refined and aligned through heightened inner awareness. When this inner awareness is allowed to grow in stillness, knowledge is gained in maintaining a quiet and conscious state at all times; whether the external environment is one of calm or chaos.

    Yin Yoga is a perfect compliment to a dynamic (Yang) style practice and an extremely subtle and profound practice on its own.

    Yin yoga: an opportunity to soften as through holding postures for sustained periods of time, we examine limits and explore potentials. The focus is on feeling as through practice we develop attentiveness and refine awareness. The practice is available to all wishing to slow down and soften.

  • Notting Hill
    15:45–17:15
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    Saturday Beginners 6 Week Yoga Course (Pre-Booking Required) £90 Book Now

    Yoga makes you feel better! But what exactly is yoga? And why is it so beneficial to body and mind? If you are keen to find out, join a small (maximum 10) group of fellow enquirers on this 6 week course. Discover the importance of breath, learn some of the main foundational yoga postures (asanas) and basic sequences as well as exploring the historical background to yoga. A focus on healthy movement and alignment principles will help build strength and flexibility; simple breathing practices (pranayama) and an introduction to meditation and yogic relaxation practices will encourage your mind to a calmer, more focussed place.

    You will receive personal attention from an experienced teacher, working at a pace that encourages learning in a safe and fun way. Each week builds on the previous week, and you will be encouraged to explore some of the practices at home in your own time.

    This course is a great way to begin, or to refresh, your practice: it is open to people of all ages (from 18 upwards), shapes, and sizes, and there is no need to bring anything, apart from an open mind and sense of humour.

    On completion of the course you will have the experience, confidence and knowledge to attend any of The Life Centre’s Yoga Level 1 or Level 1-2 classes.

  • Islington
    16:00–17:15
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    Yin & Yoga NidraBook Now

    The perfect complement to the more dynamic, 'yang' practice of vinyasa.
    Yin relates to the connective tissues and energetic pathways of the body. Expect space, quiet and long holds (around 3 minutes) that allow the postures to deeply settle into the many layers of you.
    The class will close with a Yoga Nidra (Sleep Meditation).

  • Notting Hill
    17:15–18:45
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    Yoga with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    These sessions weave yoga and mindfulness together through nurturing practices designed to stabilise, centre and lighten. Experience more pockets of presence and integration.
    The pace of these classes is slow and steady, giving space to breathe and lean-in to the postures and contemplations.
    Learn theory, method and practice in a supportive and friendly environment that encourages deepening self-connection and facilitates mindfulness, potentially enabling practitioners to live from a more spacious place.

  • Notting Hill
    17:30–18:30
    More ∨
    Yoga for Teens 11-16 yrs (£7)Book Now

    Our Yoga for Teen classes are bespoke yoga classes just right for those important transition years. Since ancient times, yoga has offered techniques to support growing bodies, restless minds and stressful lives. Yoga practice supports the growing self-awareness that is integral to discovering who you really are, what you really want and love, empowers you to go for it, and reconnects you with an inner place of calm.

    Our Yoga for Teen class is open to those between 11-16 years old in full-time education.

    Please note that parents must sign a waiver release on the first visit in order for teens to attend the class.

  • Islington
    17:45–19:00
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    19:00–21:00
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    Kirtan: The Yogic Practice of Heart-Centred Singing (£12 earlybird, £16 full price)Book Now

    Join us to share in an evening of Kirtan. Singing the profoundly healing sounds of sanskrit mantra effortlessly drops our awareness out of our busy minds and into our hearts. Kirtan is from the path of Bhakti Yoga (pure love and compassion) and responds to where you are it and what you need in that moment, whether that is to bring you to a space of calm or elation. It can be deeply moving and incredibly joyful.

    Each month Sivani Mata will be joined by The Shakti Soul Family, a collective of musicians passionate about bhakti: Michelle Crozier (drum and divine harmonies), Mark Fisher (guitar), Michael McCaffrey (bells and shakers), Jezney Hollis (mandolin) and occasionally others. The family supports the Kirtan with heartfelt warmth and rootsy rhythms as a sound foundation for everyone present to be part of the band. Together, all our voices and hearts co-create the magic of the Kirtan.


    The evening will end with the sharing of some home-made prasadam, a sweet treat that has imbued the blessings of our practice together (the treat is always gluten, dairy and refined sugar free).


    Advance booking is recommended as this is a popular event. Please arrive by 6.30pm for a 7pm start.



    **** If booking for more than one person, please make sure you enter the name of the second person, otherwise they will not appear on the roster. Please call 020 7704 0919 if you have any difficulties in booking for more than one person. ****

Sunday 21 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Notting Hill
    8:45–10:15
    More ∨
    Ashtanga Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is suitable for intermediate students and beginner students who have been taught the Astanga series. This is not suitable for complete beginners or those that have never practiced Astanga.

  • Notting Hill
    9:00–10:30
    More ∨
    Yoga with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    These sessions weave yoga and mindfulness together through nurturing practices designed to stabilise, centre and lighten. Experience more pockets of presence and integration.
    The pace of these classes is slow and steady, giving space to breathe and lean-in to the postures and contemplations.
    Learn theory, method and practice in a supportive and friendly environment that encourages deepening self-connection and facilitates mindfulness, potentially enabling practitioners to live from a more spacious place.

  • Islington
    9:30–11:00
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow All LevelsBook Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences, usually set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    9:30–17:30
    YOGA CAMPUS: TTC Intake 28 - Module 9

  • Notting Hill
    10:30–11:45
    More ∨
    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    Specialist yoga class to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. Suitable from 12 weeks and/or first scan, until the end of pregnancy.

  • Notting Hill
    10:45–12:15
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 2-3Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level.
    Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    11:15–12:45
    More ∨
    Ashtanga Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is open to all levels from beginners with no previous experience of Astanga yoga, through to Intermediates and Advanced.

  • Notting Hill
    12:15–13:30
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    12:30–13:45
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Islington
    13:00–14:15
    More ∨
    Iyengar Yoga Level 1Book Now

    Iyengar Yoga, created by B.K.S. Iyengar, is firmly based on the traditional eight limbs of yoga as expounded by Patanjali in his Yoga Sutras, emphasising the development of strength, stamina, flexibility and balance, as well as concentration (dharana) and meditation (dhyana). Iyengar Yoga focuses on the structural alignment of the physical body (often with the use of props such as blocks and straps) through the development of asanas. It aims to unite the body, mind and spirit for health and well being. Iyengar Yoga is considered a powerful tool to relieve the stresses of modern-day life which in turn can help promote total physical and spiritual well being.

  • Notting Hill
    13:45–15:00
    More ∨
    Pilates Level 1Book Now

    Mat work classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back. This class is level 1 for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    14:00–16:00
    More ∨
    Sound Bath Bliss: Your Oasis of Deep Chill (£20)Book Now

    Bathe and relax in the healing vibrations of Tibetan Bowls, Gong, Hang, Sansula, Shamanic Drum and Rainstick, as your body resonates within these pure tones, you begin to feel refreshed and retuned.

    Sing your heart into the bliss of Mantra and the joy of chanting together, move and flow into motion, ready to sail into a blissful week.

    Lazy Sunday Afternoon … Oasis of SoundBliss.

    ‘Anne’s SoundBath is the perfect counterpoint to the stresses and hassle of living in a major city. The music is sublime, played on an assortment of instruments that include rain sticks, gongs, guitars and hang drums and Anne’s stunning voice transports the room to a haven of tranquillity. Sound actually becomes physical when Anne places a singing bowl on various “chakra areas” of the body, its vibrations coursing through every cell. I can honestly say it’s one of the highlights of my week.’
    Michael Reece, Artist

     

    **** If booking for more than one person, please make sure you enter the name of the second person, otherwise they will not appear on the roster. Please call 020 7221 4602 if you have any difficulties in booking for more than one person. ****

  • Islington
    14:30–16:00
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    15:15–16:45
    More ∨
    Slow Flow with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    16:15–17:45
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Islington
    16:15–17:30
    More ∨
    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    Specialist yoga class to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. Suitable from 12 weeks and/or first scan, until the end of pregnancy.

  • Notting Hill
    17:00–18:30
    More ∨
    Ashtanga Yoga Level 2Book Now

    A powerful and demanding style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures are linked dynamically to the breath. This is an intermediate level class for those that are familiar and competent at practicing Astanga.

  • Islington
    17:45–19:15
    More ∨
    Flow & Restore Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    This class combines active postures & vinyasa flow with restorative yoga, creating an energizing and nourishing balance for body, heart & mind. The dynamic and fluid practices will heat the body and build strength, endurance and flexibility. The quiet, restorative postures will help relax the muscles, tissues, organs and nervous system...encouraging a release of deeply held tension while replenishing energy. Open to all levels.

  • Notting Hill
    18:00–19:30
    More ∨
    Restorative YogaBook Now

    Restorative poses to release tension and to re-charge energy with pranayama breathing. Open to all.

  • Islington
    18:00–19:15
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

Monday 22 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Islington
    6:15–9:30
    More ∨
    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    6:30–9:30
    More ∨
    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    8:45–9:15
    More ∨
    Meditation All Levels (£7)Book Now

    Explore a variety of focused, mindful and transcendence meditation practices inspired by Buddhist, Tantric and Yogic techniques.

  • Notting Hill
    9:30–10:45
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    9:30–10:45
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow All LevelsBook Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences, usually set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    9:45–11:00
    More ∨
    Scaravelli Inspired Yoga - All LevelsBook Now

    Inspired by Vanda Scaravelli, who practised with Iyengar for many years, these classes are a gentle, yet demanding, form of hatha yoga. Working with the breath, the pull of gravity on the body, and the resulting unravelling and release of the spine, this approach can be very helpful for those working with chronic, but not acute, spinal or postural issues. Classes vary from week to week, and are typically alignment based and subtle, giving us time to examine the postures, and our approach to them, in depth. Great emphasis is placed on recognising that each person is an individual, and adapting the yoga to reflect that. Working this way provides a welcome counterpoint to those working with a more dynamic practice, and is a nourishing and sustaining practice in its own right. Suitable for all levels of experience.

  • Notting Hill
    11:00–12:15
    More ∨
    Mums and Babies YogaBook Now

    Specialist class to allow you to nurture yourself while you are with your baby. This class will help bring a sense of well-being, alleviate aches and pains, combat fatigue and retone muscles. Classes can be attended 6 weeks after giving birth.

  • Islington
    11:00–12:15
    More ∨
    Jivamukti Level 1-2Book Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana).
    Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a Yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa Practice set to music (connecting Yoga Asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other Yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:30
    More ∨
    Slow Flow with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    11:30–12:45
    More ∨
    Mums and Babies YogaBook Now

    Specialist class to allow you to nurture yourself while you are with your baby. This class will help bring a sense of well-being, alleviate aches and pains, combat fatigue and retone muscles. Classes can be attended 6 weeks after giving birth.

  • Islington
    12:30–13:45
    More ∨
    Ashtanga Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is suitable for intermediate students and beginner students who have been taught the Astanga series. This is not suitable for complete beginners or those that have never practiced Astanga.

  • Notting Hill
    12:45–14:15
    More ∨
    Pilates Level 2-3Book Now

    Matwork based classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back. This intermediate/advanced Pilates mat class is suitable for participants who:
    - have a regular Pilates Practice with a teacher; and
    - are familiar with the original exercises; and
    - are able to confidently execute the majority of these; and
    - are free from injury.

  • Notting Hill
    12:45–14:00
    More ∨
    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    Specialist yoga class to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. Suitable from 12 weeks and/or first scan, until the end of pregnancy.

  • Islington
    13:00–14:15
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow & Meditation L1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences, usually set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    14:00–15:15
    More ∨
    Restorative YogaBook Now

    Restorative poses to release tension and to re-charge energy with pranayama breathing. Open to all.

  • Notting Hill
    14:30–15:45
    More ∨
    Yoga with Guided RelaxationBook Now

    More often than not we can feel tired and
    overwhelmed with the stresses of daily life.

    This class is specifically designed to revitalise your spirit and restore balance to your body and mind. The class will start with a gentle yoga practice, followed by a guided deep relaxation - combined with positive creative suggestions to leave you calm, relaxed and strong.

  • Notting Hill
    16:00–17:15
    More ∨
    Iyengar Level 1-2 Book Now

    Iyengar Yoga, created by B.K.S. Iyengar is firmly based on the traditional eight limbs of yoga as expounded by Patanjali in his Yoga Sutras, emphasizing the development of strength, stamina, flexibility and balance, as well as concentration (Dharana) and meditation (Dhyana). Iyengar Yoga, a form of Hatha Yoga, focuses on the structural alignment of the physical body through the development of asanas. Through the practice of a system of asanas, it aims to unite the body, mind and spirit for health and well being. Iyengar Yoga is considered a powerful tool to relieve the stresses of modern-day life which in turn can help promote total physical and spiritual well being. 

     

  • Islington
    16:00–17:15
    More ∨
    Yoga for Those Affected by CancerBook Now

    A safe and grounding yoga practice for any stage of treatment and recovery.

    Small classes for those affected by any type of cancer at any stage of recovery or caring for a family member or friend. You will receive personal attention and plenty of safe, gentle instruction

    Whether you were treated for cancer a long time ago or are currently in treatment, this yoga class will focus on making you feel more grounded and comfortable in your changing or changed body. We also welcome family members or carers to join the class.

    The Benefits of this Class Include:
    Decreased anxiety and stress.
    Increased well being, strength and range of motion.
    Improved quality and quantity of sleep.
    Focus on lymphatic flow.
    Enhanced energy, digestion, joint health, circulation & respiration.
    Being with others who have had a similar experience.
    Pre-Requisites
    The class includes postures that safely stretch, strengthen and relax the body. Group classes are appropriate for you if: 1) You are reasonably mobile and can move independently.
    2) Your needs can be addressed in a group setting.
    3) All surgical incisions are healed.
    4) You have completed our health questionnaire
    All classes are drop in, provided you have completed the health questionnaire.

  • Islington
    16:30–17:45
    More ∨
    Gentle Yoga, Pranayama & MeditationBook Now

    A softer and more meditative class, dedicated to remedial and gentle yoga practice. Suitable for students of any age and experience, who wish to practise gently and relax deeply. Also ideal for beginners and for those recovering from illness or injury.

    This class will finish with Pranayama (breath work) to settle the mind, followed by a seated meditation. This may be in silence or guided by the teacher but will be suitable for all levels.

  • Notting Hill
    17:30–18:30
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    17:45–19:15
    More ∨
    Ashtanga Yoga Level 2Book Now

    A powerful and demanding style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures are linked dynamically to the breath. This is an intermediate level class for those that are familiar and competent at practicing Astanga.

  • Islington
    18:00–19:15
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    18:30–19:45
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1Book Now

    These sessions weave yoga and mindfulness together through nurturing practices designed to stabilise, centre and lighten. Experience more pockets of presence and integration.
    The pace of these classes is slow and steady, giving space to breathe and lean-in to the postures and contemplations.
    Learn theory, method and practice in a supportive and friendly environment that encourages deepening self-connection and facilitates mindfulness, potentially enabling practitioners to live from a more spacious place.

  • Notting Hill
    18:45–20:00
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.Beginners to intermediate level yoga class.

  • Islington
    19:30–21:00
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    19:30–21:00
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    20:00–21:30
    More ∨
    Yoga with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    These sessions weave yoga and mindfulness together through nurturing practices designed to stabilise, centre and lighten. Experience more pockets of presence and integration.
    The pace of these classes is slow and steady, giving space to breathe and lean-in to the postures and contemplations.
    Learn theory, method and practice in a supportive and friendly environment that encourages deepening self-connection and facilitates mindfulness, potentially enabling practitioners to live from a more spacious place.

  • Notting Hill
    20:15–21:30
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 1Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.This class is suitable for beginners.

Tuesday 23 October

Location
Time
Class
Teacher
  • Islington
    6:15–9:30
    More ∨
    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    6:30–9:30
    More ∨
    Mysore Style Ashtanga Self PracticeBook Now

    The traditional way of practising Ashtanga yoga, as taught by the late Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his family in Mysore. Mysore style is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga taught in a self-practice format. The student learns the system, a series of coordinated postures and movement threaded together with a specific yogic breathing technique. Students practice at their own pace, allowing the teacher to provide individual adjustments and assistance. Open to all levels of practitioner.

  • Notting Hill
    7:15–8:15
    More ∨
    Slow Flow All Levels Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    7:30–8:30
    More ∨
    Jivamukti Spiritual WarriorBook Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana). Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa practice set to music (connecting yoga asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.
    Jivamukti Spiritual Warrior classes are fast paced and invigorating. The structure is a fixed set sequence instructed in a vinyasa style. It is a fully balanced class which includes asana warm-up, chanting, setting of intention, surya namaskar, standing poses, backbends, forward bends, twists, inversions, meditation and relaxation.

  • Notting Hill
    8:30–9:45
    More ∨
    Pilates All LevelsBook Now

    Matwork based classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back.

  • Islington
    9:30–11:00
    More ∨
    Iyengar Level 1-2Book Now

    Iyengar Yoga, created by B.K.S. Iyengar, is firmly based on the traditional eight limbs of yoga as expounded by Patanjali in his Yoga Sutras, emphasising the development of strength, stamina, flexibility and balance, as well as concentration (dharana) and meditation (dhyana). Iyengar Yoga focuses on the structural alignment of the physical body (often with the use of props such as blocks and straps) through the development of asanas. It aims to unite the body, mind and spirit for health and well being. Iyengar Yoga is considered a powerful tool to relieve the stresses of modern-day life which in turn can help promote total physical and spiritual well being.

  • Notting Hill
    9:45–11:00
    More ∨
    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Notting Hill
    10:00–11:30
    More ∨
    Yoga Level 2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.This is an intermediate class.

  • Islington
    10:00–11:15
    More ∨
    Jivamukti Level 1-2Book Now

    In Jivamukti Yoga the spiritual teachings of yoga are typically linked with the more physical practise (asana).
    Jivamukti Yoga was founded by Sharon Gannon and David Life in 1984 in New York. It is a Yoga method that is based on a strong Vinyasa Practice set to music (connecting Yoga Asanas through fluid transitions, driven by the breath), and it integrates teachings from five other Yogic disciplines: Swadhyaya (Study of the Self/Philosophy), Ahimsa (the Practice of Non-Violence), Bhakti (Devotion), Nada Yoga (Yoga of Sound) and Meditation. The purpose of this methodology is to learn how to improve one’s quality and joy of life, and to bring greater harmony into our relationships.

  • Notting Hill
    11:15–12:30
    More ∨
    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    11:30–12:45
    More ∨
    Baby MassageBook Now

    For babies from 6 weeks to sitting. These classes have been developed and tailored by Peter Walker, leading author and baby massage specialist, to help you learn how to give your baby the best start in life.

    In some Asian and African cultures babies have been massaged everyday from birth for centuries. Baby massage is recognised in the West today to give babies a great start in life.

    Developmental Baby massage works with the muscles and joints to achieve all the benefits of orthodox massage while helping the baby to fulfil her structural and physiological potential at each stage of development from birth to standing.

    Benefits include:

    • All benefits of communication through touch
    • Supports the development of a wide range of movement from birth to standing
    • Encourages growth and development by stimulating the appetite and aiding digestion
    • Improves and maintains muscle strength and flexibility
    • Can help to relieve minor discomfort like wind, colic, blocked nose
    • Builds foundation for good posture
    • Induces a sense of well being and relaxation for mother and baby
    • Playful and enjoyable time to bond with your baby

    Baby Massage classes with Alice are small with personal attention to each baby (maximum 15 babies in a class). Alice uses a doll to demonstrate baby massage techniques, which parents and carers then practise on their babies. The class starts with a warm up followed by a full body massage. Lying on their backs the babies have their feet massaged first, then the massage moves up to the legs, belly chest and arms. Babies have plenty of time on their bellies as well as a chance to sit, squat and stand supported. At the end of each session mums, dads or carers have the opportunity to have an informal discussion with tea and biscuits, while the babies either sleep, feed or just chill out. Soft baby gymnastics can also be demonstrated for babies that are on the move.

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    11:45–12:45
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    Yoga Level 1Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.This class is suitable for beginners.

  • Islington
    12:45–14:00
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    Slow Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A flowing practice at a pace which allows for greater focus on alignment, breath and precision of movement. Despite the gentler pace, Slow Flow can still be a challenging class and different levels still apply. Depending on the level and teacher, Slow Flow classes may include some breath work, philosophy and meditation practice.

  • Islington
    13:00–14:00
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    Pilates All LevelsBook Now

    Matwork based classes aimed at conditioning and strengthening the body, while maintaining and restoring correct postural alignment, with a focus on developing strength in the abdomen and lower back.

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    13:00–14:15
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    Yoga with Meditation Level 2Book Now

    Yoga classes which do not adhere to any particular style or sequence. While generally based around posture practice, these classes often delve more deeply into the subtle ‘inner’ practices of yoga, including breath work and meditation, exploring how the range of yoga practices can help quieten the busy mind and encourage greater peace and happiness.

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    14:30–15:30
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    Gentle Yoga Book Now

    A softer and more meditative practice, dedicated to remedial and gentle yoga practice. Suitable for students of any age and experience, who wish to practise gently and relax deeply. Also ideal for beginners and for those recovering from illness or injury.  

  • Islington
    16:00–16:45
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    Yoga for Kids 4-8 yrs (£7) Book Now

    Our Yoga for Kids class explores the magic of yoga in a playful and a non-competitive environment that will elevate your child’s confidence, co-ordination and concentration, maintain their creativity, strengthen their physical abilities and increases their flexibility. We finish our classes with creative guided relaxation. Suitable for children aged 4-8 years old.

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    16:30–17:45
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    Restorative YogaBook Now

    Restorative poses to release tension and to re-charge energy with pranayama breathing. Open to all.

  • Islington
    16:30–17:45
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    Restorative Yoga & Yoga Nidra All LevelsBook Now

    Restorative poses are practised in a passive state with various props so the body can feel supported, rested and nurtured. Specific poses offered at each class will focus on a different theme, however, all the systems of the body benefit from this deep relaxation. Some of the measurable results of relaxation are the reduction of blood pressure and the improvement of immune function, as well as improvement in digestion, fertility, and the reduction of muscle tension and general fatigue. After preparing the physical body through relaxation, participants are then guided through Yoga Nidra.

    Yoga Nidra is a guided meditation, and can be a deep form of relaxation. Generally practised in Savasana, it can also be done semi-reclining or sitting.

  • Islington
    17:00–17:45
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    Yoga for Kids 9 yrs + (£7)Book Now

    Our Yoga for Kids class explores the magic of yoga in a playful and a non-competitive environment that will elevate your child’s confidence, co-ordination and concentration, maintain their creativity, strengthen their physical abilities and increases their flexibility. We finish our classes with creative guided relaxation. Suitable for children aged 9 years and over. 

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    17:30–18:30
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    Dynamic Flow Level 1-2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, challenging, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

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    18:00–19:15
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    Ashtanga Yoga Level 1-2Book Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is suitable for intermediate students and beginner students who have been taught the Astanga series. This is not suitable for complete beginners or those that have never practiced Astanga.

  • Islington
    18:00–19:15
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    Ashtanga Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    A powerful and dynamic style of yoga developed by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, in which set series of postures (The Primary Series) are linked dynamically to the breath in a flow of movement increasing strength and flexibility. When the set sequence of postures becomes familiar, the mind relaxes and the practice can become deep and meditative, yet still dynamic. This class is open to all levels from beginners with no previous experience of Astanga yoga, through to Intermediates and Advanced.

  • Islington
    18:30–20:00
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    Pregnancy YogaBook Now

    Specialist yoga class to assist your body in cultivating strength, flexibility and breath awareness, adapting to the many changes that pregnancy brings about, to focus on your baby, and to prepare you mentally, physically and emotionally for labour birth and afterwards. Suitable from 12 weeks and/or first scan, until the end of pregnancy.

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    18:45–20:00
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    19:30–21:00
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    Yoga with Meditation Level 1-2Book Now

    These sessions weave yoga and mindfulness together through nurturing practices designed to stabilise, centre and lighten. Experience more pockets of presence and integration.
    The pace of these classes is slow and steady, giving space to breathe and lean-in to the postures and contemplations.
    Learn theory, method and practice in a supportive and friendly environment that encourages deepening self-connection and facilitates mindfulness, potentially enabling practitioners to live from a more spacious place.

  • Islington
    19:30–21:00
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    Dynamic Flow Level 2Book Now

    A dynamic, flowing practice that moves fluidly from pose to pose. With a focus on linking the breath to movement, you can expect creative, energetic sequences set to inspiring music. Classes can be more or less physically challenging depending on the teacher and level. Not suitable for beginners.

  • Notting Hill
    20:15–21:30
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    Yin Yoga All LevelsBook Now

    Yin Yoga is a practice where postures are held for 3 minutes or more. This length of time is used to open into the thicker layers of connective tissues around the joints that a moving, dynamic practice may not as effectively access.

    During this time of stillness, the physical, energetic, emotional and mental states of being are refined and aligned through heightened inner awareness. When this inner awareness is allowed to grow in stillness, knowledge is gained in maintaining a quiet and conscious state at all times; whether the external environment is one of calm or chaos.

    Yin Yoga is a perfect compliment to a dynamic (Yang) style practice and an extremely subtle and profound practice on its own.

    Yin yoga: an opportunity to soften as through holding postures for sustained periods of time, we examine limits and explore potentials. The focus is on feeling as through practice we develop attentiveness and refine awareness. The practice is available to all wishing to slow down and soften.

  • Islington
    20:15–21:30
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    Tuesday Beginners Yoga 6 Week Course Islington (Pre-booking Required) £75Book Now

    Book Online, at reception or call 020 7704 0919.

    This six week beginners course has been crafted for students interested in Yoga and Mindfulness.

     

    Sandi will give a brief talk each week on the History of Yoga, Basic Anatomy of Breathing, Yoga Theory and Philosophy. Practice will cover the the classic body of yoga postures in a safe and relaxed environment where questions are welcomed and Mindfulness is facilitated. A focus on healthy alignment and Pranayama (breathing practices) will help cultivate strength and understanding as well as cultivate greater mental clarity and calm.

     

    Students will receive personal attention and individual needs will be supported.


    These sessions are non competitive and a great opportunity to encourage you to carve-out time for your own well being.


    The Beginner's Course is an ideal way to discover Yoga and connect with yourself in a fun and safe space. Perfect for beginners, those who like to learn sequentially or anyone looking to revisit the fundamentals of Yoga and Mindfulness practice.


    Beginners Course Offer
    Continue your yoga journey with a half-price 10 class pass for £65.00 or a half-price unlimited pass for £70.00. Available to purchase up to two weeks after the completion of your Course or New Client Offer.


    **** If booking for more than one person, please make sure you enter the name of the second person, otherwise they will not appear on the roster. Please call 020 7704 0919 if you have any difficulties in booking for more than one person. ****

Workshops & Courses

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Yoga Life Drawing

With Daria Germondari, Rain Maher
17 Nov 2018, 14:00–16:00

You may practice yoga and meditation to drop into the present moment. Did you know that drawing is another form of mindful presence? Join us for a unique 2-hour untutored life drawing workshop of your favourite yoga asana in our beautiful, peaceful studio.

£18

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You may practice yoga and meditation to drop into the present moment. Did you know that drawing is another form of mindful presence? Join us for a unique 2-hour untutored life drawing workshop of your favourite yoga asana in our beautiful, peaceful studio.

We will begin the session with a 15-minute yoga Nidra to invite creative inspiration and let the creative juices flow before taking your seat and allowing your unique artistic style to flourish on paper.

Poses will be held from 2 to 15 minutes so you can work on a range a sketches and find complete presence of mind in each. This is a wonderful way to experience complete relaxation and mindfulness.

Please join us, meet like minded-people and express yourself with no judgement!

All levels are welcome and you do not need any previous experience in life drawing to attend – just an open mind. All materials will be provided but please feel free to bring your own if you would rather. 

All levels welcome. Spaces limited so early booking advised.

Eligibility

All levels