Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series
Ignite your inner fire with this Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series DVD.
Richard Freeman gives an in-depth study of Ashtanga's classic Primary Series of postures. With unusual precision, he demonstrates the continuous, dynamic flow, and the special breathing techniques that characterize this form of yoga. His demonstration of the series is accompanied by clear explanations of alignment and form.
Through metaphor and movement the Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series DVD teaches nearly 70 postures to help you ignite your "inner fire" and awaken the nervous system to its natural vital state.
Appropriate for students of all levels.
Duration: 120 mins
Richard Freeman has been a student of yoga since 1968. He has spent nearly nine years in Asia studying various traditions which he incorporates into the Ashtanga yoga pracice as taught by his principal teacher, K. Pattabhi Jois of Mysore, India. Richard's background includes studying Sufism in Iran, Zen and Vipassana Buddhist practice, Bhakti and traditional Hatha yogain India. Starting in 1974 he also began an in-depth study of Iyengar yoga, which eventually led him to Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga. Richard is an avid student of both Western and Eastern philosophy, as well as Sanskrit. His ability to juxtapose various viewpoints, without losing the depth and integrity of each, has helped him develop a unique, metaphorical teaching style. Richard is the founder of the Yoga Workshop in Boulder, Colorado which is his teaching home base.