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Bringing the Yoga Scriptures to Life with Graham Schweig, PhD and John Schumacher at Unity Woods Yoga Center

September 6 - September 8

$30 – $250

Join John and Graham for an exploration of classical yoga scriptures, including the Vedas, Upanishads, Yoga Sutra, Bhagavad Gita, and Puranas and their manifestation in Asana, Pranayama, and Meditation.

Graham Schweig, PhD, is a sought-after scholar, author and teacher of yoga philosophy and meditation. He has been a student of many traditional teachers of yoga. He has travelled to India seven times, and has been a practitioner of meditational and heart-centered yoga for over 45 years. Alongside his personal yoga practice, Graham earned his doctorate from Harvard University in comparative religion, with a specialization in sacred Sanskrit yoga literature.

John Schumacher, CIYT, is the founder and Director of Unity Woods Yoga Center. He has practiced yoga for more than 40 years and has taught in the Washington area since 1973. John studied in India with B.K.S. Iyengar for 33 years, and is a certified advanced Iyengar Yoga teacher, one of only 13 teachers in the U.S. to hold that level of certification. John has taught thousands of students, including many of the Washington area’s most prominent yoga teachers. He continues to travel across the U.S. and throughout the world, including Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and the Caribbean, where he conducts workshops for students and teachers of all levels.

No prerequisites, but class size is limited to 50 participants.

SCHEDULE:

Friday, September 6:

6-8pm: Graham, Talk on Yoga Sutras III:1-15, $45

Saturday, September 7:

10-11am: John, Pranayama, $30

11am-12:30pm: Graham, Talk/Meditation, $40

12:40-2:00pm: Lunch (on your own)

2-3:30pm: Graham, Talk/Chanting, $40

3:45-5:15: John, Asana, $40

Sunday, September 8:

10-11:30am: Graham, Talk/Meditation, $40

11:45am-1:30pm: John, Asana, $45

$250 for entire workshop ($30 savings)

Contact Unity Woods for additional information 301-656-8992, or see our website: www.unitywoods.oom

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September 6
End:
September 8
Cost:
$30 – $250
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Unity Woods Yoga Center
Phone:
301-656-8992
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Unity Woods Yoga Center Bethesda
4853 Cordell Ave. 16th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814 United States
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301-656-8992
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