Fall Pranayama Series

Fall Pranayama Series

Pranayama, also known as the art of yogic breathing, is an integral part of the practice of yoga – preceded by asana, or the physical practice. Pranayama is an inseparable part of the Yoga tradition. Translated literally as ‘prana’ = vital force or breath and ‘ayama’ = extension, stretching, lengthening: pranayama = extension of breath. At Aham Yoga, we offer regular, high-quality pranayama or yogic breathing … Read More

Jala Neti Workshop

Jala Neti Workshop at Aham Yoga

WHAT IS JALA NETI? Jala Neti Kriya is a cleansing technique native to the tradition of Hatha Yoga, and is one of it’s six purification methods. Jala = water, neti = cleansing; jala neti = water cleansing. On the surface of it, the practice involves pouring lukewarm salinated water through one nostril, and then letting it flow out through the other. While … Read More

Legends of Yoga Workshop

legends of yoga workshop by Arundhati Baitmangalkar

Who are the Legends of Yoga? Today, the practice of yoga is available almost everywhere – from yoga studios to gyms, and online classes. In any corner of the world. But did you ever stop to wonder how this ancient tradition made its way to you? What course did it take? Who carried this knowledge on to us? How did it … Read More

Top 10 Yoga Sutras Workshop

top 10 yoga sutras for beginners

What are the yoga sutras? The Yoga Sutras is perhaps the one of the most vital yoga text for any serious yoga practitioner or teacher. This ancient yoga book is a compilation of 196 yoga sutras, or aphorisms, codified by Patanjali containing the eternal wisdom about the practice of yoga. This text gives us the philosophy behind all of yoga. And even though the … Read More

World Yoga Day 2017

International Yoga Day 2017

It’s that time of the year again – International Yoga Day 2017!  We invite you to join us as we celebrate the 3rd annual International Yoga Day 2017. This day, June 21st, was commissioned in December 2014 when India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, called upon the United Nations to create a day that celebrated Yoga. This bill was supported by … Read More

Winter Pranayama Series. 1.21 – 2.25.17

WHAT IS PRANAYAMA? Pranayama is the science of the yogic breath, an integral part of the eight limbs of yoga. Proceeded by asana, or the physical practice, pranayama is a means by which one can go deeper into their yoga practice. Helping the practitioner of yoga reach new subtleties of existence, experiencing the benefits of a healthier, more intelligent, and … Read More

Introduction to Inversions. November 6, 2016.

Introduction to Inversions Long before roller coasters, bungee jumping equipment and skydiving. There was yoga! There seems to be this ‘rush’ associated with being upside down. While it is very thrilling to reverse everything that is normal, ancient yogis did this everyday. But they had a complete different motivation behind being upside down. In the practice of asana (postures) we … Read More

Weekend Yoga Immersion (22nd & 23rd Oct)

Weekend Yoga Immersion   Are you ready to indulge in a weekend of yoga immersion – learning, practicing, cleansing, breathing, meditating, chanting, and challenging yourself in new ways? You can find all of that and more during out Weekend Yoga Immersion at Aham Yoga, happening in October 2016. Eligible for Yoga alliance continuing education program credits for teachers.   What is … Read More

Benefits of Yoga Poses Workshop. Saturday, Jan 7, 2017.

Do you know how many yoga poses are available to us? 26? 50? Maybe 100’s? Legend claims that we have 84 million yoga poses! Many of these are unknown to us today, but there are still several thousands that have been documented for us over the centuries. Have you ever wondered what the benefits of these yoga poses are? The physical … Read More

Sunrise Yoga Series: 9/9 – 9/30

What is our Sunrise Yoga Series? Sunrise Yoga – Core and Hip Intensive Series is designed to build strength and flexibility throughout the trunk and hips as we progress through this 4 week series in a variety of twists, core, and hip focused asanas. Each class will build upon the last until the series is complete. We will be working … Read More