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Class is posted every Sunday

Thinking of you! Have a superb week. Would love to see your gardening photos (or other spring hobbies) over on Discord. Stay in touch. ~Leigha

playlists:

simmer

Jan 31, 2021

Cover some territory in this simmery class. Efficiently warm the major joints before exploring bigger angles, like split, chinstand, and one-legged handstand press practice (from a block).

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potential

Jan 17, 2021

Hi friends, This one felt great to make, and I hope it feels just as amazing for you. When I got to savasana, I felt like I could stay there forever, sipping the Beyond.
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in the heart

June 21, 2020

Beginning with kapalabhati breathing and a respectful opening, we move into a strong, heart-opening practice that takes advantage of this hemisphere’s warmth. Keeping in mind that there is no moment when yoga is not available, we move through challenging arm balance sequencing with hearts wide open and a childlike sense of play.

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from center

Sept 5, 2020

Establish your center in order to expand. A comprehensive practice w/ arm balances and handstand practice. Moderate challenge.

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tapasya

May 30, 2020

Take a purifying journey that builds internal heat and stretches you beyond your limits in a responsible and mindfully paced way.

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handstand play

May 17, 2020

This practice snaps right to it. We pick up breathing along the way and finish the sadhana with a seated meditation. Along the way is a chock-full flow with plenty of chances to practice handstand throughout (or to skip those).

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focus & fly

May 3, 2021

Movement begins about 4 mins in. Following an Ujjayi pranayama practice, find precise and subtle core-strengthening movements on your way to execute Crow pose. Glide through a tradition-inspired flow and take some handstand practice (if you wish to) throughout.

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smooth RIDE

Feb 9, 2020

This well-rounded practice moves at a steady clip bringing you to shapes such as forearm stand with hanuman (split), chin stand, and handstand. You’ll find a blend of traditional poses and unorthodox transitioning.

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earth ELEMENT

Jan 26, 2020

Coming to you by request, this practices harnesses the grounding power of Earth to bring stability, balance, and steadiness. It’s a good go-to if you’re ever feeling anxious, too-amped up, or all over the place.

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Begin!

Jan 5, 2020

Yoga teaches that we have a chance to begin anew in every moment. Let the turn of the year inspire you to finally make that change, do that thing, accomplish that goal.

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Sweat

Dec 29, 2019

 When you’ve been doing yoga for a long time, it doesn’t necessarily make you sweat every time. Not that it has to. Yoga’s benefits are its lengthening, strengthening, and breath/mind balancing.

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Paradise

Aug 4, 2019

This is my version of paradise.

An intention breath-setting 5 minutes
Movement beginning at 5 mins.
Luxurious, possibly slow-feeling warm-up,
Attention to breath
Attention to bandha
Attention to refinement
First down dog at 13 mins
Pace starts to pick up around 15:30
18 mins ego tries to stay “stop watching,” but you continue anyway because you’re awesome
At 22 you start to resent me
Bird of Paradise happens at 24:51
Crow at 25:30 (& jumping back to chaturanga)
Crane at 28:54 (& jumping back to chaturanga)
Anahata (Puppy pose) at 19:30
~30 mins – side plank, wild thing>wheel, fallen triangle, pigeon
46 mins – 2nd handstand

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