BKS Iyengar Yoga Association of New Zealand

Discover the art and science of Iyengar Yoga

Iyengar Yoga New Zealand, IYNZ, was established in 1993 to bring together teachers and students of Iyengar yoga.

IYNZ is part of the world-wide network of Iyengar Yoga Associations that aim to bring together students and teachers who are interested in Guruji’s work, and to protect, promote and foster his words and teachings.  It has also established a thorough Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training programme, as well as managing the assessment procedures for New Zealand Iyengar Yoga teachers.

These Iyengar Yoga Associations have been established in Mr Iyengar’s name, and are officially recognised and endorsed by the Iyengar family.

Why Practice Iyengar Yoga?

“If the foundation is firm, the building can withstand calamities. The practice of Yoga is the foundation, so that the Self is not shaken under any circumstances.” – B.K.S. Iyengar
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Become a Teacher

IYNZ administers, on behalf of Mr Iyengar, teacher certification in New Zealand. This is an internationally recognised qualification and entitles the teacher to promote themselves as a certified Iyengar yoga teacher.
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Become a Member

Membership benefits of IYNZ includes a quarterly newsletter, access to classes, workshops, a library, and a bookshop. You will also be part of a professional network who share in the love of yoga.
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Upcoming Events

4-7 December 2020 Yoga Weekend in Queenstown with Jyoteeka Cummings

This weekend is now FULLY BOOKED.
3 Day Yoga Weekend in Queenstown at Nugget Point Spa and Resort
General and Beginners Workshop with Jyoteeka Cummings
4th -7th December
Contact Jyoteeka@hotmail.com
For more info go to https://yogapalmerstonnorth.co.nz/yoga-workshops-palmerston-north

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6 December – Kerikeri Sunday Intensive with Suzi Carson

Sunday 6 December 2020 09h30 – 16h30
Bookings essential: kim@yogastudiokerikeri.co.nz

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