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8 Week Yoga Sutra Series with Paula

  • Dallas Yoga Center 4525 Lemmon Avenue Dallas, TX, 75219 United States (map)

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$160 Members / $180 Non-members

Pulling Weeds... Planting the Seeds
Yoga philosophy, book study reflection & more
8 Wednesday’s total, beginning June 12th
Every Wednesday from 6:30-8PM

Let’s move into summer cultivating the soil of our hearts! Did you ever want to take a break from your life for a moment to just relax and notice what was happening for yourself? In this series, you will have the opportunity to be in a supportive environment and develop skills to cultivate inner compassion and kindness towards yourself. Pull the weeds of expectation and the inner critic. Nourish the soil of your body and perception with seeds of clarity & acceptance.

Together we will explore the yoga sutras to gain insight about our habits and learn practices that develop self-understanding and acceptance. Clarity is gained to help shift defeating behaviors and self-awareness is cultivated. We wake up and find our center.

The sutras say, as we develop this practice, we open to the light of intelligence and a steadiness is established within. Create a place where you find stability, to be at home in your core or center.
This series will focus on a variety of yoga sutra threads or gems of wisdom that enable us to gain insight, group discussion, meditation, breathing practices and a restorative asana practice.
Areas that will be covered in this book study, lecture & practice series:
*practice a revitalizing and nourishing asana practice to open space in your body
*develop breathing practices that relax the nervous system and still the mind
*learn yoga sutra slokas to strengthen your awareness and get planted in self-understanding, love and compassion for yourself & and others
* meditation practices that plant the seeds for kindness
To register: Book not included in cost

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Paula Weithman, M.Ed., LPC, CIYT, E-RYT 500

Paula's teaching style is clear and compassionate. She uses a mindfulness based practice to guide students into a place of receptivity that develops sensitivity, intuition and self-acceptance. She believes through yoga we cultivate a relationship to feel at home and at ease with ourselves trusting our embodiment to let our light shine.

Paula has a rich and diverse background as a licensed professional counselor, yoga therapist and bodyworker. She loves yoga philosophy and incorporates it into her psychotherapy as well as classes. She is particularly interested in the sutras & Mind/Body/Integration work.

She holds an Iyengar teacher certification at the Int. Jr.3 level, and is a Certified International Yoga Therapist. She also has training in the Scarvelli Method at the 500 Hr level and is a 500RYT with Yoga Alliance.