The ninth annual nationwide Yoga Day USA, presented by Yoga Alliance, is set for Saturday January 26, 2008. Yoga studios nationwide will be participating by offering special events. Check out your local studio to see what they’re doing to celebrate yoga or visit www.yogadayusa.org to find a free or low cost yoga workshop near you.
Washington D.C. Yogis: Be sure to check out the Mid-Atlantic Yoga Association’s Yogathon. It’s an all day event on Saturday with a cool blend of workshops taught by several well-respected local yoga teachers. Can’t commit to an entire day of yoga? Go to Tranquil Space on Yoga Day USA and you’ll get 15% off class passes and tranquility boutique purchases.
Out of town on Yoga Day? Participate in World Yoga Day on Sunday, Feb 3 2008. Yoga teachers and schools around the world donate their time and space to a two hour yoga session devoted to human rights in China through Amnesty International. Georgetown Yoga will be supporting this cause by offering an Ashtanga Primary Series class (minimum donation $5). Visit www.georgetownyoga.com for details.
See you on the mat!