Venue: Ronald Reagan International Trade Center

Location: Washington, Washington DC, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 03, 2012 End Date/Time: May 06, 2012
Registration Date: Apr 30, 2012
Early Registration Date: Mar 01, 2012
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Washington, DC May 3-6, 2012. Practitioners from all over the globe are coming to Washington DC for three days of immersion in Iyengar Yoga with our internationally recognized teachers. Yogis of all experience levels and traditions will study with Patricia Walden, Manouso Manos, John Schumacher, and Karin O’Bannon.

At the beautiful Ronald Reagan Center (, minutes from the nation’s capital, 600 attendees will take classes in asana (postures), pranayama (breathing), and sutras (philosophy).

Iyengar Yoga is the only method mentioned by journalist William Broad in his book The Science of Yoga as safe and effective.

In addition to the “stars” of Iyengar Yoga, students can select classes with our National and Regional advanced teachers. Learn how to: safely practice inversions; work with scoliosis; practice advanced twists; balancings; and deepen the practice of forward bends.

Panel Discussions include: the therapeutics of Iyengar yoga; the role of Maitri (“friendliness”) in practice and life; how to become a Certified Iyengar teacher; and more. The keynote features Fred Smith, Ph.D., Sutras Scholar and Professor of Religious Studies. Conference exhibits feature the life and work of BKS Iyengar. The Vendor Marketplace features clothing, props, books, videos, jewelry, and healthy food.

Go to to register for the conference, become a sponsor, or buy an ad for the conference program. Regular registration ends April 21st. Late registration fees apply after that date. Day passes are also available after the 21st.

Iyengar Yoga, as developed by BKS Iyengar, is a spiritual practice guided by Patanjali’s Sutras and the eight limbs of Yoga. Asana (the postures) focus of the alignment of the body, mind and spirit. Props are used so that all levels of practitioner can practice safely.

Iyengar Yoga of the Southeast ( and Iyengar Yoga: National Association of the United States ( are 501-C3 organizations dedicated to build community and facilitate the learning and teaching of yoga based on the teachings and philosophy of BKS Iyengar.

For more information, contact Susan Marcus, 941-928-7019.


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Washington DC
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