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

Prasarita Padottanasana (Standing wide leg forward fold)

PRASARITA PADOTTANASANA  ORIGINAL NAME: Prasarita Padottanasana ENGLISH TRANSLATION: Standing wide leg forward fold (prasarita = spread, Pada = feet, uttana = intense, asana = pose) LEVEL – Beginner BENEFITS: Strengthens the quadriceps, gluts and calves Builds endurance in the legs and arms Relieves stiffness in the hip joint Releases lower back discomfort Increases circulation in the trunk Builds willpower and resilience CONTRAINDICATIONS: Diarrhea Chronic fatigue COMMON … 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

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

Build Home Yoga Practice Workshop. Saturday, March 18, 2017.

Have you been wanting to take your yoga practice from the studio into your own home? To help educate on how to best proceed with an at home yoga practice, we have opened up a 2 hour workshop with our founder, Arundhati Baitmangalkar, on Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 1-3pm. Come learn how to take yoga with you anywhere and … Read More