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					                                                     about Yogaphoria…
 Study with the Innovators
                                                     “…Yogaphoria in New Hope Pennsylvania is a sanctuary of
                                                     the heart. Yogaphoria is a state-of-the-art yoga studio that
Chuck Miller & Maty Ezraty transformed               glistens with a divine beauty that uplifts everyone who
the yoga culture in America with                     enters its sacred space. Combining yoga instruction of the
the establishment of the renowned Yoga               highest caliber with a welcoming and elegant environment
                                                     immediately makes Yogaphoria one of the premier yoga
Works schools of Santa Monica, CA. They              studios in North America."
are well-known and respected for
                                                                    -John Friend, Founder of Anusara Yoga
developing their own approaches to
teaching Ashtanga yoga that have been                directions…
ground-breaking and inspiring to many. In            from Philadelphia and South (including Philadelphia Airport)
addition to teaching Ashtanga yoga, they
                                                     * I-95 North to New Hope (Exit 51 - old exit 31) immediately before
worked with their own faculty of highly              crossing Scudders Falls bridge to NJ (approximately 50 minutes to
skilled and experienced yoga instructors to          an hour).
create a new system of teaching by                   * Bear left towards New Hope at end of exit ramp. You will be on
                                                     Taylorsville Rd.
combining the three hatha yoga methods               * Continue for five miles (through two traffic lights) until road
of     the     direct    descendents     of          intersects with Rt. 32 / River Road.
                                                     * Make a left on to Route 32 / River Road for another 5 miles into
Krishnamacharya.       They succeeded in             New Hope. River Road will become Main Street as you continue
making yoga accessible and exciting to the           into New Hope.

                                                                                                                            Ashtanga Yoga
general public and greatly influenced the            * Once in New Hope, continue through town until the first stop light
                                                     at the intersection of Bridge and Main streets.
way we understand yoga in America today.             * Turn left onto Bridge Street (Rt 179)
Out of the Yoga Works venues sprouted                * Continue on Bridge Street for approximately 1 block until you see
                                                     New Hope and Ivyland Railroad on your right side.
some of the most renowned teachers in the
                                                     * The next drive on your right will be Union Square. Turn Right.
country.     Baron Baptiste, Seane Corn,             * Metered Parking is available on-site
Natasha Rizopoulos, and many other well-
                                                     from Northern/Central New Jersey (including Newark Airport)
known teachers came through the training
programs and created successful careers at           * I-287 or I78 and then I-287 to Somerville (NJ).
                                                                                                                             Maty Ezraty
Yoga Works or elsewhere. Many others                 * Rt. 202 South from Somerville 30 minutes to Toll Bridge over
                                                     Delaware River.
such as Sarah Powers, Shiva Rea, Steve               * Exit right-hand side immediately after paying toll.
Ross & Erich Schiffmann built their                  * Turn right at foot of off-ramp (South on Rt. 32 a.k.a. River Road)
careers at these pioneering schools.                 * Continue into New Hope (5 minutes) through stop light at Bridge
                                                     St. and Rt. 32/River Road
                                                     * Turn right onto Bridge Street (Rt 179)
We are honored to have Chuck & Maty
                                                                                                                             Chuck Miller
                                                     * Continue on Bridge Street for approximately 1 block until you see
come our school – not only for their                 New Hope and Ivyland Railroad on your right side.
                                                     * The next drive on your right will be Union Square.
expertise in practice – but also for their           * Metered Parking is available on-site
ability to mold and inspire teachers &                                                                                          at Yogaphoria
students to meet their greatest potential.                                                                                       New Hope, PA
This intensive course offers a variety of in-depth
topics. The course has sections that are suitable
                                                                                                                             Friday August 26 –
for newer students as well as experienced                                                                                    Tuesday August 30
students, more advanced practitioners and
teachers.                                                                                                                          2005
                                                         Program Schedule
                                                 Mysore Practice
                                                 Familiarity with the primary series is recommended.
                                                 Students practicing more advanced series are welcome.
                                                 Friday, August 26         3:30-6:00pm
                                                 Monday, August 29         7:00-9:30am
                                                 Tuesday, August 30        7:00-9:30am
                                                 cost per mysore session: $25
                                                 cost for 3 mysore sessions: $60

                                                 Intro to Ashtanga
                                                 This class is open to anyone who is new to yoga and new to
                                                 Ashtanga yoga. It is also a great resource for teachers who
                                                 teach beginners and more experienced practitioners who
                                                 would like to explore the foundations of the practice.
                                                 Friday, August 26      7:00-9:00pm
                                                 cost: $35

                                                 Conducted Primary Series
                                                 Chuck Miller leads you through the complete primary series of       Chuck Miller            has been studying
                                                 Ashtanga yoga. Recommended for students who are familiar            and practicing yoga since 1971 and started
                                                 with or practice the primary series, or those who normally          Ashtanga Yoga with Pattabhi Jois in 1980.
Maty Ezraty              has been teaching       attend intermediate to advanced level classes.
                                                                                                                     After beginning practice of the 4th series he
Ashtanga yoga since 1987. She is the co-         Sunday, August 28 9:30 – 12:00pm
                                                                                                                     was certified to teach in this tradition by
founder of the original yoga works schools in    cost: $25
                                                                                                                     Pattabhi Jois in 1986. He soon met Maty
Santa Monica, California. At yoga works she
                                                 Asana Intensives                                                    Ezraty who was getting ready to open Yoga
directed the teacher training program for 17     These classes will focus on healthy alignment (protecting the       Works in Santa Monica, CA. After swearing
years. Many of her students have been            shoulders, knees, low back, etc.) clear actions in the poses,       to her that he would never live in Los
featured in conferences, magazine covers and     modifications for common injuries, reading bodies, and an all       Angeles he moved to Santa Monica, a
articles. She wrote the asana column for yoga    around deeper understanding of the Ashtanga yoga system.            suburb of LA! Chuck has been director of
journal in 2002. She currently lives in Hawaii   The asana intensives are valuable for students as well as
                                                                                                                     Ashtanga Yoga at Yoga Works since 1988
and travels with her partner Chuck Miller to     teachers. The Shoulder Girdle class is open to students of any
                                                 level of yoga experience. All other asana intensives are
                                                                                                                     and continues to teach the method to this
teach workshops and retreats.                                                                                        day. With a focus on a holistic approach to
                                                 appropriate for intermediate students & teachers.
                                                                                             focus on:
                                                                                                                     Ashtanga, and known for skilled hands-on
                                                 Saturday, August 27   11:30am– 1:30pm  the shoulder girdle          adjustments and a gentle approach,
                                                                       2pm – 5pm        backbends & inversions       Chuck includes a strong focus on how the
                                                 Sunday, August 28     2pm – 5pm        sun salutations              philosophy can bring to life the physical
                                                                                        & all its parts
                                                 Monday, August 29     12pm – 3pm       reading bodies & healthy
                                                                                                                     practice as well as how the physical
                                                                                        alignment of the knees       practice can help make the philosophy
                                                 Tuesday, August 30    12pm – 3pm       hands-on adjustments &       intelligible.
                                                                                 modifications for common injuries

                                                 cost for all asana intensive sessions: $250                                    540 Union Square Drive
                                                 cost per 2 hour asana intensive session: $40                                    New Hope, PA 18938
                                                 cost per 3 hour session: $60                                                       Tel: 215.862.4041
                                                 cost for all Ashtanga Yoga Intensive sessions: $350                   

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