Issue Fifty-One | September 2018
InterMountain Iyengar Yoga Association Newsletter
Your monthly news & updates
Event Calendar, Community, Community Business, Practice Sequence, What Else Is Happening
UPCOMING EVENTS

Send your event information to 3nlightenUp@gmail.com

SEPTEMBER  

4 Week Iyengar Yoga Basics
Santosha Yoga
Wheatridge, CO
September 10, 17, 24, October 1

Yoga in Three Dimensions with
Swati Chanchani
Iyengar Yoga Center of Denver
September 14, 15, 16

Fix Your Feet with Jeanne Ann Walter
Living Yoga
Denver, CO
September 15

Anatomy and Asana Workshops on the Feet, Knees, Hip Joints Sacrum and Spine - Lower back and Pelvis!
Laura Allard-Antelmi
Iyengar Yoga Center of Boulder  
September 16  

Annual Fall Yoga Retreat
Gary and Donita Reitze
Crested Butte, CO
September 28, 29, 30

Holly Walck Costura Senior Teacher 3 day weekend workshop
Park Hill Yoga
Denver, CO
September 28, 29, 30

Workshop with Master Iyengar Teacher from India: Firooza Ali Razvi
Yoga Shala
Boulder, CO
September 28, 29, 30

Props for Teaching and Teachers 
Josephine Lazarus
High Desert Yoga
Albuquerque, NM
September 29

Healthy Back - Yoga for Backache 
K-Lea Gifford
4 Corners Yoga
Durango, CO
September 30

OCTOBER

Get Your Back Back, Yoga for Post Surgery and Back Issues
Open Spaces Yoga
Lakeside, AZ
October 4

A Life without Neck and Shoulder Pain Jeanne Ann Walter 
Living Yoga
Denver, CO
October 6

Fundraiser for Shanta Foundation
Restorative Workshop
Kathy Curran
4 Corners Yoga
Durango, CO
October 6

Psoas Workshop
Deborah Baker
Park Hills Yoga
Denver, CO
October 13

Peaceful Hills Yoga Retreat to Joyful Journey Hot Springs 
Diane Goldstein
Moffit, CO
October 19, 20
NOVEMBER

Neck and Shoulders Workshop
Deborah Baker
Park Hills Yoga
Denver, CO
November 3

Yoga Workshop for Insomnia
Kathy Curran
4 Corners Yoga
Durango, CO
November 10

Dean Lerner
Iyengar Yoga Center of Denver
November 16, 17

Dean Lerner
Iyengar Yoga Center of Fort Collins
November 19
COMMUNITY
Yoga Class Labor Day a Success!!

Iyengar Yoga Center of Fort Collins (IYCF), held a free yoga class for renewing and new members on Labor Day. Cathy Wright hosted the event with twenty-six attendees!

Congratulations IYCF!
Sue, a renewing student with Cathy Wright at IYCF

IMIYA Membership Drive: Backbends

October 20th, 3:30-5:30
Iyengar Yoga Center of Denver

Backbends have the potential to energize the system and open the heart. Join Angie as she sequentially opens, strengthens and expands the body through a practice of backbends.
 
This is a FREE workshop only for new and renewing members of IMIYA (InterMountain Iyengar Yoga Association), a professional organization of Iyengar Yoga students and teachers in the Rocky Mountain Region.

Join today and receive the following benefits:
* Free subscription to Yoga Samachar, the biannual Iyengar Magazine
* Newsletters keeping you connected to the Iyengar Yoga community
* Free T-shirt
* Free admission to Backbends workshop
* Discounts on select workshops and IYNAUS store purchases
* Scholarship opportunities
* Inclusion in the national Iyengar Community...and much more!

Annual membership fee ranges from $45-$90.

To join IMIYA or to renew your membership for 2019, go to the National Iyengar Yoga Association website: https://iynaus.org/
News Flash: First Ever IMIYA Photoshoot!
As a way of thanking you for your membership, the IMIYA board is thrilled to offer you an amazing opportunity. We have been able to coordinate a photo shoot for all current IMIYA members and teachers with Richard Cummings, who is a well-known and well-respected photographer in the yoga world.

We in the InterMountain region are lucky to have Rick based out of Boulder and available to us. His ability to capture the essences of BOTH the postures and the person in his photographs is wonderful and unique. He has great experience with headshots and asana shots, and does work for individuals as well as for Yoga Journal.

Please check out his website.

Please also view his work in Jack Cuneo’s Light on Yoga project.

Rick has agreed to photograph our members at a reduced rate. The more people who sign up, the better the rate! 

The time-slots will be offered in 20 minute increments. Your 20 minute slot will include 
1 headshot
1 to 4 asanas

The pricing is as follows 
10 - 20 people at $75/session
21 - 50 people at $65/session
51 + people at $55/session

You can also opt for add-ons to your 20 minute segment.
Extra 4 asanas - $20
Additional headshot - $20/each final image
Posing together - $20 for final image

The current dates available are: 
Friday, October 19 10:00-6:00
Sunday, October 28 9:00-7:00
When these dates fill, we can add an additional day.

The photoshoot will take place at, Richard Cummings Photography 1045 Pearl St, Boulder Colorado, 80026.

Please respond to IMIYA.photoshoot@gmail.com by October 15, indicating your preferred date and available times for a photo session. The sooner you respond, the more likely you will get your desired time! 

Thank you,
The IMIYA Board
COMMUNITY BUSINESS
YEARS WITH GURUJI - PRACTICE SEQUENCE #7 FROM LOIS STEINBERG
"Each month of Guruji's Centenary, with Geetaji's blessing, IYNAUS is publishing sequences that Guruji taught and/or practiced. The presentation is for the Iyengar Yoga sadhaka to attempt, digest, absorb, and reflect upon and be at Guruji's feet. Some postures are presented with annotations and some without." Lois Steinberg


WHAT ELSE IS HAPPENING
Centenary Memorabilia on sale now. Click the link below for more details.



Iyengar Yoga USA National Convention. Click the link below for more details and registration.


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