The Level 1 class is suitable for those new to yoga or the Iyengar method. There is no need to book, just turn up.
Beginners/regulars level class is suitable for new students and for regular students. Students are expected to practise, or build up to, sarvangasana (shoulderstand).
The intermediate level class is for students who have been attending regularly for at least 2 years and can achieve a stable sirsasana (headstand).
Gentle beginners is a shorter, more basic class for those who may find the Level 1 class too much of a step when first attending and is a way to bridge the gap and build up to a Level 1 class.
An eight-week course for complete beginners. The course is an ideal introduction to Iyengar Yoga. All equipment will be provided. Advanced booking is essential.
8 weeks: Thursdays 6pm - 7.15pm
Saturday Morning Workshop Series
In this autumn series of workshops, we will work in more detail with
some of the asana we practice regularly and become more familiar with
some of the more challenging asana.
These workshops will be suitable for those who have been doing Iyengar yoga for at least 2 years.
Cost: £20.00 / £16.00 concession.
This popular workshop will run 10.00-1.00pm daily and is suitable for
those with at least 6 months' experience. Bookings are initially open
only to those who can attend all 5 days. Individual day places may be
available after December 8 if spaces are still available).
Bookings essential: last year this workshop was fully booked. See Prabhakara
or contact the Buddhist Centre.
Women's Iyengar Yoga Class
Beginners and experienced students welcome. Classes will include a range of standing, sitting and recuperative postures. Taught by qualified teacher, Carol Haynes.
For further details of the women's class please contact Carol on 07719342536 (for all other classes see the 'contact' page for contact details.)
Wednesdays 9.45 - 11am (term times)
Iyengar Yoga with Vivien Thickett
Beginners and experienced students welcome.
Fridays 10 - 11.15am
Classes are held in term times only:
Monthly Super Sunday Sessions
with Julie Baker
Julie is a Junior Intermediate level teacher and covers both introductory
and intermediate asanas in these sessions so some yoga experience is
There are also Ashtanga Yoga classes taught by James Critchlow that take place at the Centre. For more information see the website: http://www.yogabirmingham.co.uk/ or call James on 07967211748.