March 28, 2020

How Your Yoga Practice Evolves at Home

Many of us are brought together by a love of practicing yoga in group classes. When practicing in community, we encounter a sense of invigoration, inspiration, and support that is more difficult to cultivate on our own. Isn't there such empowerment in turning inwards, alongside others doing the same?
March 27, 2020

Yoga for the Psoas • Relief from Sitting with Chris Dunphy

The front of our hips and torso can get tight and weak from extended periods of sitting. In the therapeutic yoga class, you will learn about the primary movers of hip flexion, and practice yoga postures to release tension and strengthen the iliopsoas muscle.
November 13, 2019

Parking changes are coming to Suter Brook

Parking regulations at Suter Brook are changing. Starting Friday November 15th, all vehicles are required to be registered when you park. If you drive and park […]
October 1, 2019

Refer a Friend to Yoga – Give a Class for Free

This April, invite a friend or family member to take a class at Kushala Yoga for free! For every referral, you will be entered in a draw for a 1-Month Term Membership.
May 3, 2019

Bearing Witness: The Power of Attention

There is a saying we use in yoga to describe the power of the mind: “Wherever attention goes, prana flows.” Rachael recently shared a quote by […]
March 1, 2019

What kind of effort is needed to make this effortless?

This month at Kushala we are putting asana, the posture practice, in the spotlight. It’s typically what we identify with yoga, but it’s sometimes maligned for not being the […]
January 4, 2019

You are something the whole universe is doing

I love the simplicity of yoga. More than ever, as the year gains momentum, this is the quality I appreciate the most. With so many “could”s that arise in […]
November 26, 2018

Food and Toy Drive for Local Families in Need

Bring a food, toy or cash donation for our annual Food and Toy Drive, to support SHARE Family & Community Service's Food Bank and Christmas Toy Shop. In 2016, they assisted 1,219 local families during the holiday season.
October 4, 2018

Refer a Friend to Yoga – Give a Class for Free

This October, invite a friend or family member to take a class at Kushala Yoga for free! For every referral, you will be entered in a draw for a 1-Month Term Membership.
September 5, 2018

Kind of Like New Years, Without the Resolutions

This season is often prefaced with the lacklustre statement: Back to… {descriptor of your routine}. Time to muster up the energy to find the new normal. And it’s […]
August 6, 2018

We’ve Launched our New Website!

You know that feeling of pulling on a thread with one hand, while the other hand is busy with other things? Once in a while, glancing […]
July 1, 2018

Seasons Play Catch-up With The Sun

I can't believe the longest day of the year is already behind us. I enjoy how the seasons play catchup with the sun, the peak of summer happens while the daylight is recessing. I feel like I'm in catchup mode like that, but gently assured that what needs to get done will get done, pushed along by rhythms bigger than me.
April 11, 2018

Chair Yoga – It May Not Be What You Think! An Interview with Heather Dawson

In all kinds of yoga, we use props. Your yoga mat is a prop that keeps your feet and hands from sliding, and it gives some […]
April 1, 2018

Uncertainty and Evanescence

Joan Sutherland, Zen buddhist teacher, wrote recently for Lion’s Roar Magazine: In our world things are always getting broken and mended and broken again, and there is also […]
March 6, 2018

When Does Your Practice Show Up?

A traditional definition of yoga, from Patanjali’s Yogasutra is “yoga is the cessation of reactivity in the mind”. This is one translation… and there are many […]
February 19, 2018

Yoga and the Breath for Anxiety Workshop with Maria Fabiano

The mind, body, and breath are intimately connected to one another. Learn practical and easily accessible grounding exercises, yoga postures and breathing techniques that help clear the mind, reduce anxiety, and facilitate mindful living.
February 19, 2018

Register for MD Wellness Yoga

This class will take a gentle, therapeutic approach to increase the freedom of movement and stability of your hips & spine which can help alleviate mild […]
February 3, 2018

It’s Who You Are, Not What You Can Get

Last week Chris and I watched the movie “On Yoga – The Architecture of Peace” (2017), which is available on Netflix. The film follows a photographer’s journey […]
February 3, 2018

Trance Dance with Chase Trellert

Journey into a unique blend of body movement, healing sounds, dynamic percussive rhythms, transformational breathing techniques to promote inner awakenings, mental clarity, physical stamina and emotional well-being. Followed by a Gong Bath.
February 2, 2018

Gong Bath with Chase Trellert

Come experience an evening of healing in a soundscape of instrumentals, a deep gong bath and sound meditation with Chase Trellert.
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