Events

Community Clothes Swap
MARCH 24TH, 2.00PM – 3.00PM
Bring: Your clean, loved and well cared for clothes to swap (on hangers preferably!)

 

Bring to the studio your valued but no longer used clothing to swap with another yogi. Women’s, men’s and children’s clothing are all acceptable, even shoes, as long as they have been recently washed and are in good condition for exchange.
Decluttering your wardrobe and making room for new treasures at the beginning of a new season is a long practiced tradition in many cultures around the world. Let’s consume less and share more, together.

Any clothing items not exchanged will be donated to charity.

Tea and good conversation will be provided!
 

Let us know if you will be joining us.
Namaste & Aums

 

 


 

March Yin Zone: Trust in Letting Go (Sraddha)
March 31ST, 3.00PM – 5.00PM
Teacher: Jeannie Parker
Fee: $40

 

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During the time of Autumn, we begin to feel the shift in the change of the seasons. Sraddha (pronounced Shrodah) means to trust or to have faith. In Yin yoga and Traditional Chinese Medicine, nature’s element associated with Autumn is Metal and its corresponding organs are the the Lungs and Large Intestine.

The Lung Meridian is the “Receiver of Heavenly Qi”, giving us the ability to receive pure Qi – connection to the spirit and real connection to others. The Large Intestine Meridian is about our ability to let go of what is not needed from our body, mind, spirit and emotions.

During Autumn,nature sheds its leaves and lets go of the rubbish it no longer needs. With those leaves, it produces its own compost, enriching the soil and ensuring the next cycle has the nutrients it needs to grow.

During this 2 hour Yin Zone with Jeannie, you will experience and be introduced to:

* Yin Yoga and the stretching of Fascia to nourish your joints, organs, and restore flexibility.
* Yin and restorative yoga poses to stimulate the heart chakra, and the Traditional Chinese Medicine Lung and Large Intestine meridians
* Physically opening up the chest, shoulder and mid to upper back areas of the body, the torso and hips.
* Pranayama breath and awareness.
* Philosophy and mindfulness related to the Sraddha and the Solar Plexus chakra.
* Yoga Nidra (a guided relaxation)
 
Meet Jeannie
 
Jeannie has been teaching a variety of yoga styles for the last 4 years. Jeannie teaches Dynamic Vinyasa, Restorative Yin, Senior chair Yoga, Yoga Nidra and meditation, using music and mantras as sound therapy throughout class. Focusing on breath, creating freedom through movement, restoring strength and flexibility. Jeannie’s intention is to help others find peace, internal strength and wellbeing, both physically and mentally with yoga asana and yoga philosophy. Her practice began over 25 years ago growing up in the foothills of Byron Bay, where she also trained in classical and contemporary ballet. Finding a passion for music she became an electronic music producer and D.J, founding her own record label. This took her on many travels around the globe, sharing her love for music and dance and helping many others to fall in love with movement through music and movement. Jeannie was blessed with a pathway to yoga teaching training with Sandy Delgado (Savvy Soul Yoga U.S.A) and Samantha Bijok at Austral Yoga, her beloved sister. She is 200hr trained Vinyasa Yoga Teacher, and is currently furthering her education studying a 500 hour pathway to Advanced Vinyasa and Yin Yoga. May the light of yoga bring joy to your life with a dash of music and a whole lot of Aum!

Let us know if you will be joining us.
Namaste & Aums

 

 

 


 

Forgiveness & Gratitude: The Path to Freedom
APRIL 14TH, 1.00PM – 4.00PM
Teacher: Ola Radka
Fee: $55

 

● Do you continue to suffer from past traumas haunting you?
● Have you experienced deep disappointment or betrayal?
● Do you have unresolved guilt or shame that affects your health and peace of mind?

Most of us have some issues from the past that hold us back and block us from enjoying life fully. Whether it is childhood trauma, a terrible past relationship or another story that is constantly being replayed in your mind, holding onto resentment can completely poison your life and make it impossible for you to experience love and happiness. But it doesn’t have to be like this. You can learn to forgive without any need to excuse what has happened. You can move beyond the past wounds and notice how many things you can be actually grateful for. By forgiving and making gratitude your conscious practice, you can open your heart to welcome joy, spiritual freedom and love into your life again. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to:

● Use the ancient Hawaiian practice of reconciliation and forgiveness
● Awaken self-compassion and compassion towards others
● Remove old blocks of resentment through meditation and visualisation
● Learn to practice gratitude in a more mindful way
● Use timeline exercises to better deal with stress

Meet Ola

Ola is a qualified hypnotherapist, Master Practitioner in Neuro-Linguistic Programming, and expert facilitator; and has won immense praise for her private coaching and practical workshops with clients and audiences across Australia and Europe.
Ola has a deep passion for reconnecting people with their inner power and guiding them towards their dreams. She created Start with Self to help people overcome the unconscious mental blocks and limiting beliefs that hold them back from achieving their full potential, success, and happiness.

Join Ola on April 14th and reclaim your power to live your life to the fullest!
 

Let us know if you will be joining us.
Namaste & Aums

 

 


 

Kids Yoga & Craft Workshop
Who is it for: Kids aged 5-12 years (all levels)
APRIL 16TH, 2.00PM – 4.00PM
Teacher: Kathryn Parker
Fee: $27

 

This is a unique workshop combining a fun-filled 45 minute yoga session with games and relaxation, followed by an hour of creating 3D canvas art. This workshop will be a great introduction to yoga and everyone will then go home with their amazing works of art. Mats are limited so don’t miss out on this school holiday activity!

Meet Kathryn

Kathryn is a professional trained kids’ yoga teacher who has taught yoga and mindfulness to hundreds of children across the Central Coast. She is filled with joy everyday because of the positive changes her classes have already made in children and their families here in our community. Kathryn established Bearfoot Yoga in 2016 after recognising a great need for a non-competitive wellness program, which would benefit the whole child – physically, mentally and emotionally. This led her to discovering her passion, which is delivering the highest quality kid’s yoga and mindfulness classes that will have a lasting impact on children’s lives. She looks forward to welcoming your Yoga Bear to the Bearfoot Yoga family!
 

Let us know if you will be joining us.
Namaste & Aums

 

 

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