Yogi’s across the Oceans

Yogi’s across the Oceans Yogi's across the oceans - Tania and I first met at the Elysia Yoga convention on the island of Amorgos in 2018. We kept in contact, comparing retreat locations, venues, potential teacher training courses and our general lives across the oceans. Tania Kemou was born in Athens, Greece and has been practicing [...]

By |2019-11-13T13:04:11+02:00November 6th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Retreat, Travel, Wellness, yoga|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Yoga and Physiotherapy

Yoga and Physiotherapy Yoga and Physiotherapy - What are the advantages of combining these two modalities? And are physio's referring more to Yoga rather than Pilates? Before exploring this topic further it is important to understand what is Yoga and what is Physiotherapy. Yoga is an age old practice that includes breath control, meditation and [...]

By |2019-08-31T11:22:22+02:00August 31st, 2019|Categories: Blog, Wellness, yoga, Yoga teacher training|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Makk-ho Stretches

The Makk-ho Stretches The Makk-ho stretches are a Japanese system of stretching based on Traditional Chinese Medicine. They are believed to strengthen the internal organs and overall immune system. One of the most fundamental principles in Traditional Chinese Medicine is to create balance between Yin and Yang. There are several different techniques from acupuncture to [...]

By |2019-08-04T20:48:49+02:00August 4th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Wellness, yoga, Yoga teacher training|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Chakra System – and how to incorporate it into your teaching methodologies

The Chakra system Understanding the Chakra System and how to incorporate it into your teaching methodologies. Some insights and suggestions. The Chakra system was first taught to me during my Shiatsu practitioner’s training course. Up until then they had only ever elicited that typical image of a floating colour wheel imprinted over a faceless person seated [...]

By |2019-04-09T07:53:00+02:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Wellness, yoga|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The Chakra System – and how to incorporate it into your teaching methodologies

Learn about Yin Yoga

Learn about Yin Yoga Are you contemplating doing a 100hr Yin Yoga TTC but not sure which course to join? Have you seen Yin Yoga classes advertised at your studio but not sure what to expect? Yin Yoga is a style of yoga that was developed as a slower, deeper practice. Designed to target areas [...]

By |2019-03-25T11:29:42+02:00March 24th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Wellness, yoga, Yoga teacher training|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What does it mean to be Yoga Alliance Accredited?

What does it mean to be Yoga Alliance Accredited? What does it mean to be Yoga Alliance Accredited? Especially since there are a growing number of  Yoga teacher training courses available. Yoga Alliance International (YAI) is a network of dedicated, like-minded people and institutions devoted to the cause of authentic Yoga. Inspired by Sri. Aurobindo [...]

By |2019-11-13T13:05:10+02:00December 6th, 2018|Categories: Blog, yoga, Yoga teacher training|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Yoga Retreat Itinerary, Kythnos, 16th-20th May 2019

Yoga Retreat Itinerary Kythnos, 16th-20th May 2019 Here it is ! As promised, the Yoga Retreat itinerary for Kythnos, 16th-20th May 2019. Catherine and I have put together what we feel is the ideal itinerary. Whether you are a beginner, a more advanced Yogi, we have made sure you will enjoy all the classes. [...]

By |2018-11-09T12:00:24+02:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Retreat, Travel, yoga|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Travel tips : Yoga Retreat, Kythnos, Greece

Travel Tips : Yoga Retreat, KYTHNOS, Greece. Thinking of joining our upcoming Yoga Retreat in Kythnos, Greece? Here is a little bit more information and some useful travel tips. Unfortunately from Johannesburg there are no direct flights to Athens. Flights can be booked via Dubai with Emirates. This is a great option if you [...]

By |2019-11-13T13:03:13+02:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Retreat, Travel, yoga|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Honeywood Farm Yoga Retreat in Review

Honeywood Farm Yoga Retreat in Review In case you couldn’t join our first Honeywood Farm Yoga Retreat, here it is in review! The Honeywood Farm Yoga Retreat really was a first of its kind. It is the first local retreat I have co-hosted. A first at this majestic family farm. Not too mention the amazing [...]

By |2019-08-16T15:06:34+02:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Blog, Retreat, yoga|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

What is Aerial Yoga?

What is Aerial Yoga? What is aerial Yoga and what are the benefits? After almost a year of threatening to try an Aerial Yoga class, I finally gave it a whirl! Aerial Yoga, otherwise referred to as Anti Gravity Yoga, was started in New York by Christopher Harrison. A former dancer with a performance [...]

By |2018-09-13T16:03:47+02:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Blog, fitness, workouts, yoga|Tags: , |Comments Off on What is Aerial Yoga?