Yoga West Summer Photo Competition

Yoga West Summer Photo Competition

In many cultures light has long been a symbol of consciousness and self-illumination. This is felt most powerfully during the summer months as we open ourselves up to the warmth of the sun. We encourage you to honour this uplifting and playful time of year with our...
Meet the teacher – Amy McDonald

Meet the teacher – Amy McDonald

This week we introduce you Amy – a Jivamutki and Vinyasa flow yoga teacher on the Yoga West team. Join her classes on the following days: Tues: Jivamukti 9:30-10:45; Wed: Vinyasa 12:05-13:05, Jivamukti 13:15-14:15 A London based teacher originally from New...
Indra Devi – The Mother of Western Yoga

Indra Devi – The Mother of Western Yoga

We have a collection of gurus on our wall at the studio that we feel have inspired and elevated our practice of yoga. This month, we would like to highlight Russian yoga teacher Indra Devi, who was not only a female pioneer in the field of yoga; she helped spread the...
Benefits of a restorative yoga practice

Benefits of a restorative yoga practice

Dipa has been teaching our Sunday restorative yoga class at Yoga West for a few months, She has noticed an increase in people attending as they realise more and more the importance of slowing down in their practice. We asked her to share the benefits of this practice...