Wisdom of Iyengar Yoga


about
how you can help
projects
staff
guruji's letter

about:
The Wisdom of Iyengar Yoga project presents the essential teachings of BKS, Geeta & Prashant Iyengar. It is an international volunteer effort headed up by Eddy Marks & Mary Obendorfer which operates under the auspices of RIMYI and with the blessings of the Iyengars. 100% of the money from the sale of materials goes directly to the Iyengars. All projects are approved by the Iyengars. Read Guruji's letter about the Wisdom project.

how you can help:
We need your help! We are looking for resources coming from anywhere around the world. If you or someone you know can help with skills, financing or equipment, please - no matter where you are - and let's see how we could work together. Currently we are looking for the following skills and equipment:

skills equipment
web designer
video consultant
video editor
video animator
terabyte hard drives

projects:
Projects are not yet available for sale. Check back later.

projectdescription
flesh to the bone #1video explaining and demonstrating the principal of taking the flesh to the bone
yoga kurunta #1video showing how to use the ropes for backbendings. Based on a class that Geeta taught. Includes interview with Geeta Iyengar
parikarma & parikrama #1video showing how to penetrate from annamayakosha to anandamayakosha. Based on Geetaji's 60th birthday teachings
medical class #1video cut from medical classes with interviews and explanation
comparative length #1video demonstrating how to observe and correct yourself by comparing the lengths of various parts of the body. Includes interview with BKS Iyengar
sense of direction #1video interview with BKS Iyengar on the principle of sense of direction
consciousness to conscientiousness #1video interview with BKS Iyengar on crossing over from conscious practice to conscientious practice
tapas #1video interview with BKS Iyengar on active practice
svadhyaya #1video interview with BKS Iyengar on self study
ishvara pranidhana #1video interview with BKS surrendering to the lord
wisdom of Iyengar yogamanual defining the essential principles of Iyengar yoga with practical examples

staff:
We thank our current and past volunteers whose help was invaluable in bringing this work to fruition.

namefunctionstatus
Eddy Marksco-directorcurrent
Mary Obendorferco-directorcurrent
Don Guragraphic artistcurrent
Francois St Laurentvideographerretired
Marie Girouxeditorretired

guruji's letter:
guruji letter