Workshops & Special Events

Please pre-register for workshops.
In order to hold workshops, presenters need a minimum number of participants as well
as be prepared with the appropriate number of handouts and materials. Thank you!

To register for workshops click here


APRIL 2014

NEW Karma Class - NEW DAY & TIME!
Wednesdays in April, 4:00 - 5:15pm
Release and Relax with Jen Gados
Come and join Jen on a deep relaxing journey on the mat. Find acceptance and surrender as you learn to let go of that which does not serve you and make more room for joy, peace, and love. Be prepared to not even have to stand up during class as you are guided to find support while simultaneously melting into the earth. All proceeds benefit Yoga Oceanside Community & Charitable Programs. Suggested Donation: $5 - $15.

The Healing Power of the Chakra System with Faye McGarry
NEW DATES! Saturdays, April 26th & May 3rd, 2:00 - 4:30pm

There are 7 major energy centers in the body known as the chakras. Each chakra
reflects an aspect of consciousness essential to our lives. In this 2 day workshop
series Faye will guide you towards healing with the tools of Yoga, meditation,
mantra, mudra, creative expression & other exercises to uncover your own strength
& intuition! You will gain the knowledge & tools to work with the chakra system to
draw vitality, integrity, healing, peace & a sense of wholeness into your life.
For both days: $40 pre-registration. For Saturday, April 12th only: $25

An Evening of Sacred Kirtan with Arjun Baba
Saturday, April 26th, 7:00pm

Arjun Baba's intention is to share the traditions of Kirtan/Bhajan, & Sufi Ghazal/Qawwali devotional music to the west & worldwide; by sharing the chant, as well as the raag, melodies & beautiful history of Hindustani music. He is currently considered a unique and leading kirtan singer in the western world for over 17 years. With annual tours through Europe, North America, India, UK & more; his passion is to express the beauty of this music and practice. Born in New York City, living many years between India and California, he currently resides in Rishikesh, India, and returns to the west annually to share this path of music and devotion.

MAY 2014

NEW Karma Class
Sundays in May, 5:00 - 6:00pm
Yoga for Emotional Well-Being with Ingrid Weibust

Join Ingrid in the Non-Judgemental Zone to explore the components of
emotional well-being, which can be cultivated and maintained, even in the midst
of a sometimes chaotic world. Emotional well-being is all about balance in every
sense of the word. This class will take you through a balance of challenging and
restorative asanas, meditation, breathwork, as well as introducing different ways
of thinking about our state of mind. Learn to listen to your mind-body connection
to know what you need at any given moment to restore balance.

All proceeds benefit Yoga Oceanside Community & Charitable Programs. Suggested Donation: $5 - $15.

New Monthly Series: Nutrition Simplified!
Healing with Whole Foods with Melanie Wassman
Monday, May 12th 5:30 - 7:00pm

Explore the healing benefits and delicious simplicity of whole foods and herbs, one at a time. In this series, you will discover how plant-based whole foods can complement your diet and be easily implemented into your busy schedule. We will discuss the benefits of eating seasonally and how to use food for optimal health. You will leave with 3 delicious and easy to follow recipes. Sample tastings from the recipes will be provided. This Month: Zucchini Squash.
$15 pre-registration; $25 day of.


Registration now open!
The Secret of the Yoga Sutra with Pandit Rajmani Tigunait
Sunday, September 21st, 3:00 - 5:00pm

In this inspiring lecture and workshop, grounded in time-tested wisdom, you'll discover the promise hidden in the Yoga Sutra, and gather the tools and means to experience the missing element of your practice. It will be like the Himalayas coming right to your doorstep. Main topics include: What is the Yoga Sutra, and why its teachings are so crucial to us now; The Yogic understanding of our body and mind, and how to tap into our innate wisdom; How to access the power of mind and reclaim mastery over our personal world; Reconfiguring our life for joyful and purposeful living; A guided practice for experiencing our self-luminous joy.