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Special-Events--WEB
Yoga for Chronic Pain with Nitika Achalam
  • Special 8 Week Series, Feb 16- April 6
  • Space is limited, pre-registration required

 

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How can Yoga help Arthritis and Chronic Pain?

We are dedicated to making yoga accessible to everyone. To address the needs for those who experience arthritis and other kinds of chronic pain, we are hosting a special 8-week series with Nitika Achalam, one of PYR’s Board Members and one of our newest Ambassadors....
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Top 19 Reasons People Give to Project Yoga Richmond

Because the ability of yoga to unite and heal is what we need most today, and always. Thanks for all that you guys do. 2. Practicing yoga makes people feel better and in turn lifts the whole community. 3. PYR changed my life. Yoga changed my life. I am now shining my...
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Meditation & Holiday Stress

Written by PYR Ambassador Jena Morrison It’s no secret that for many of us the holidays are stressful. Kids are home from school for a few weeks. There’s shopping and errands to be done amidst all the traffic. And, a lot of us spend time on the road traveling to be...
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Serving With Grace: In Honor of Arlene

“In honor of Arlene” are the words that many supporters wrote alongside their donations to PYR this season. Many of you may know who Arlene is and her history behind Project Yoga Richmond, however, many may not. This post by PYR Ambassador Kim Catley...
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6 Things that Happen When you Give

…to Project Yoga Richmond (6 Reasons for 6 Years!) Written by Communications and Studio Associate, Holly Zajur 1. You create community “The best thing about volunteering for Saturday Salutations is getting to meet all of the students who may be totally new to...
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GivingTuesday: Yoga for Every Body

We are thrilled to be featured on the official GivingTuesday blog to raise awareness about our movement to increase access to yoga! Learn more about why you should support Project Yoga Richmond on November 29 for GivingTuesday, the global day of giving by clicking the...
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6 Years at Project Yoga Richmond!

Written by PYR Ambassador Kim Catley Six years ago. That’s when a Facebook post brought together a group of people who believed in the power of yoga, and Project Yoga Richmond was born. Anniversaries give us a chance to reflect, on simple moments and major milestones,...
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Running Secret to Success: Yoga!

Interview with Runner’s Love Yoga founder, Ann Mazur Here at Project Yoga Richmond, we believe that taking care of yourself, takes care of your community. This fall, we are thrilled to be partnering with SportBackers for the Richmond Marathon on November 12th as...
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How is my Adventure to Kripalu helping you?

Written by PYR Ambassador Carolyn Keller It all began with an email from Dana Walters, co-founder of Project Yoga Richmond (PYR), inviting the PYR ambassadors to apply for a scholarship to attend the Kripalu Yoga In Schools (KYIS) teacher training. Being able to train...
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Seeds

Written by PYR Ambassador, Becky Eschenroeder I truly believe that everyone comes into your life for a reason. Call it cliché, but I do believe. Even when we don’t understand the behavior, thoughts, or actions of another, if we open our eyes (and our hearts) and look...
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