Auckland Yoga - Pure Yoga
Pure Yoga based in Auckland City is grounded in the Bihar Yoga Tradition established by Swami Satyananda. A complete system of Yoga that addresses all dimensions; physical, mental, emotional, psychic & spiritual. It takes a broader outlook by teaching and encouraging yogic lifestyle embodiment, taking your yoga 'off the mat' & living the 8 Limbs of Yoga.
Empowered through a Yogic lineage, which incorporates practices derived from ancient sources like the Upanishads, Bhagavad Gita, Tantra and Samkhya systems. Giving these practical applications through systematically taught techniques refinement of attitudes and behaviour and lifestyle integration.
Pure Yoga supports NZ people in their personal exploration of yoga. Getting alongside you, meeting you where you are at. Yoga to de-stress, balance the nervous system, develop mental resilience & calm, build a home practice, expand on meditation, embed lifestyle routines or step into Teaching. Pure Yoga travels through-out the country from Auckland to the Bay of Plenty, Golden Bay and other beautiful spots around New Zealand.
Yoga is a Journey
Yoga Classes, Training and Courses in Auckland
Pure Yoga based in Auckland aims to share simple yet profound yogic tools to enrich people’s lives, from those looking to gain better health to those wanting to transform their current situation.
Pure Yoga applies the intelligence of the Yogic health system to address the whole person taking an integral approach utilizing yogic practices and principles. Drawing from the different classical branches of Yoga you will connect with the roots and essence of Yoga as a transformational technology.
Hatha focused Asana (breath integration & working with energy systems, expanding awareness) Mantra and kirtan, Meditation, Pranayama - guided breath-work, Yoga Nidra and applying yogic principles in daily life.
The goals are to instruct, guide and mentor – to get alongside people, tune in to what they need and allow them a grounded, supportive space to transform in a natural way.
Pure Yoga has received immersive training, lived in residence and is aligned with the Bihar Yoga Tradition established by Swami Satyananda Saraswati.
I look forward to connecting with you.
Hari aum tat sat
Online & in person - Yoga courses
Yoga classes for the complete beginner, intermediate and more advanced student. Drawing on the depth of classical Hatha Yoga the classes include asana (postures), breath awareness techniques, classical pranayama, mudras and bandhas and cleansing practices. Incorporated into the class are a range of meditation techniques including the profound practice of Yoga Nidra – deep relaxation.
events & workshops
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One to one classes are a powerful way to initiate change efficiently, to receive direct input that meets you where you are at and to benefit from ongoing mentor-ship and personalized guidance.
These sessions are held at my home yoga sanctuary overlooking the ocean at Long Bay/Torbay, North Shore, Auckland as-well as online via Zoom.
Email to book in: firstname.lastname@example.org
Customize your retreat package or book one of the specialized retreats or workshops covering a range of topics. Yogic lifestyle immersion experiences and going deeper into the practices. Yoga for stress management, adolesents, corporate, anxiety and depression, sports and fitness and enhancing creativity and wellness. Havan - Vedic fire ritual, for special ceremonies.
one to one yoga Tuition
Where is your studio located?
Pure Yoga Home studio is located in Torbay, Long Bay on the North Shore of Auckland. It is a fully equipped studio space next to the ocean with high quality Manduka Yoga Mats, custom hand-made bolsters, blankets & meditation cushions. Pure Yoga strives to source eco friendly, natural based products and support local businesses.
Do I need to be near you to do your courses/classes?
No, Pure Yoga has the option of live online classes via zoom, with access to recordings.
Do your Yoga Classes include Meditation?
Yes, Meditation forms an essential part of each class and a variety of systematic techniques are included.
What do the Yoga Classes Involve?
Each class is holistic in nature including physical postures (Asana), guided breathing (Pranayama) & Meditation components. Pure Yoga is passionate about supporting people to integrate Yoga into daily life so shares tips and resources to help you build sustainable tools.
Does Pure Yoga offer Teachers Training?
Yes, Pure Yoga has been training teachers for the last 10 years in the classical based Hatha, Raja, Mantra, Bhakti Yoga systems, mentoring students and is currently the Program Advisor for Kawai Purapura Yoga School (RYS), 200 Hr & 500 Hr Programs.
Do you run Yoga classes outside of Auckland?
Yes, Pure Yoga travels to locations around NZ bringing speciality workshops, masterclasses & yogic lifestyle events to communities, Yoga studios & corporate settings.
Do you offer one to one yoga guidance?
Yes, Pure Yoga has experience working with clients with health challenges, psycho-somatic based imbalances, anxiety, depression, common injuries, beginners through to advanced practitioners. I have trained Yoga teachers since 2009. I combine my vast yogic knowledge and experience plus 20 years of dedicated practice and yogic living to create a session that works for you.