2019 / 2020 IYAGNY Lisa Rotell Memorial Scholarship

We are pleased to announce the launch of the 2019 / 2020 Lisa Rotell Memorial Scholarship Program, which gives financial assistance to students who are unable to pay the full-price for weekly classes at the Iyengar Yoga Institutes of New York and Brooklyn. We would like to thank Lisa’s family, …

The Practice of Iyengar Yoga

by Mary Dunn Yoga is union, the union of our physical, physiological, psychological, mental, and spiritual parts in self- knowledge and an exploration of self-realization. This definition is all well and good, but how can physical directions in class, “press the four corners of your feet evenly, release your tongue,” …

Teacher Education Program 2019-2021

Requirements to Apply to the Program 1. Consistent study and practice of the Iyengar Yoga method at Level 3. 2. Demonstration of sufficient knowledge of asanas to undertake the program. Your knowledge of the asanas will be evaluated in the following areas: These demonstrations will be held at the Institute …

In Memory of Geeta Iyengar

Dr Geeta S. Iyengar (1944 – 2018) Dr Geeta S. Iyengar, daughter of Yogacharya B.K.S. Iyengar, and the senior most teacher in the Iyengar community passed away today morning. She had completed 74 years on December 7. Sister to her five siblings but a mother figure to the whole community …

IYAGNY Practice Corner – August 2018

As part of our celebration of Guruji’s centennial, we continue with the IYAGNY Practice Corner. Each month a series of asanas (poses) will be featured and accompanied by short videos containing basic instructions.

IYAGNY Practice Corner – May 2018

As part of our celebration of Guruji’s centennial, we continue with the IYAGNY Practice Corner. Each month a series of asanas (poses) will be featured and accompanied by short videos containing basic instructions.

IYAGNY Practice Corner – April 2018

As part of our celebration of Guruji’s centennial, we continue with the IYAGNY Practice Corner. Each month a series of asanas (poses) will be featured and accompanied by short videos containing basic instructions.

April Philosophy: Brahmacharya

This month we are continuing our celebration of B.K.S. Iyengar’s Centennial with a new IYAGNY Philosophy Highlight. This April, the theme is Brahmacharya or Continence.

IYAGNY Practice Corner March 2018

As part of our celebration of Guruji’s centennial, we have launched the IYAGNY Practice Corner, an online resource center to help enhance your practice.