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Covid-19: A Suggested Recovery Programme

The IY(UK) Therapy Committee has created a video and compiled a booklet with a suggested yoga programme to support recovery from Covid-19. Covid-19 is a highly infectious disease caused by the coronavirus. Most people infected will experience a mild to... Read More...

Wounded veterans turn to yoga for strength and solace

View the original article from the LA Times:http://articles.latimes.com/2013/jun/16/local/la-me-yoga-veterans-20130617/2 At Naval Medical Center San Diego, amputees and trauma victims practice an ancient Hindu tradition. The military is increasingly using alternative therapies. (more…) Read More...

Long Covid: Four yoga poses that can help

Thousands of people in the UK are now struggling with 'long-Covid' symptoms, with many more likely in future.  Research from King’s College London has found that one in 20 people with coronavirus are likely to have symptoms for eight weeks... Read More...

Covid-19 Recovery Classes

Specialist Covid-19 recovery classes with IY(UK) Therapy teachers are now running online. These gentle, therapeutic classes have been created especially for those struggling with ongoing Covid-19 symptoms (long-Covid). Class times are: Tuesdays from 3 November, 8-9pm with Lucy Aldridge Wednesdays... Read More...

Teaching people with enduring mental health problems: Laura Potts

Teaching people with enduring mental health problems  by Laura Potts Since 2010 I have run a class funded by the Iyengar Yoga Development Fund at a local community recovery services centre run by the local authority. Staff at the centre... Read More...

Funding secured for Iyengar centre in Hereford

FUNDING SECURED FOR PURPOSE-BUILT YOGA INSTITUTE TO BE CREATED IN HEREFORDSHIRE Hereford is set to see an increase its Iyengar yoga presence thanks to the entrepreneurial spirit of IY (UK) teacher Jenny-May While and a £74,000 grant from the Sport England... Read More...

Iyengar Yoga Helps Parkinson’s Patients

Article from the Hindustan Times, 25 April 2012. Click the link below to view the article on their website: http://www.hindustantimes.com/India-news/Mumbai/Yoga-dance-and-music-can-benefit-patients/Article1-845784.aspx (more…) Read More...

PD days 2013 – corrections

Please note some of the details for the PD days in 2013 were printed incorrectly in the Sprint issue of Iyengar Yoga News. p. 48: The PD day in Kent (KIYI) has now changed date and will take place on... Read More...