B.K.S. Iyengar

By Fernando Garcia Aguinaco | Revista creada unas horas después de la muerte del maestro. Comparto aquí algunas de las muchas imágenes, reportajes, noticias, relatos, historias, frases y videos que circulan en redes sociales desde el 20 de agosto. Con mi más profundo agradecimiento al Yogacharya. Namasté.

The 2004 TIME 100

The truism about the President is that he is steady, clear, reliable, someone who knows what he believes and sticks with what he knows. The truth …

Iyengar and the Invention of Yoga

In contemporary yoga classes, teachers often speak of Patanjali’s “Yoga Sutras,” a philosophical text compiled around two thousand years ago, as the wellspring of the practice. This requires an imaginative leap, because the yoga sutras say next to nothing about physical poses; their overriding …

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BKS Iyengar on yoga practice and ageing

<i>At 92 years of age BKS Iyengar continued to practise yoga for several hours each day. Here he describes how his practice changed with age and offers</i> …

Discípulo de BKS Iyengar, Arun HS: “El yoga no es para quemar calorías, es para quemar la locura”

En medio de la nostalgia por el pasado y el vértigo del futuro en los que a veces vivimos, la simpleza de situarse en...

Iyengar: A Yogi's Life

On December 14, 1918 Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar (B. K. S.) was born in Bellur, Karnataka, India. He died on August 20, 2014 at the age …

Remembering B. K. S. Iyengar, a Man Who Was Once the “Anti-Advertisement for Yoga”

Fierce. Kind. Creative. Iconic. These are some of the words used to describe B. K. S. Iyengar, who until his passing on August 20, 2014, in Pune, …

BKS Iyengar’s Last Practice In Photos

This photo series captures the final images of BKS Iyengar’s practice before he passed in August last year at age 95. It’s a captivating peek into …

Unseen images of BKS Iyengar from Maida Vale archives

It is one year since the death of Silvia Prescott. Silvia was one of the teachers who played a key role in finding a site for the Iyengar Yoga …

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The Final Photoshoot: Yoga Guru BKS Iyengar Performing Yoga At The Age Of 95

Legendary yoga guru BKS Iyengar passed away at 95 in August last year. Quite a miracle, when you consider his history — born in 1918 during an …

My Journey with Guruji: Lessons and Reflections From 40 Years of Practice with B.K.S. Iyengar – by Bobby Clennell

B.K.S. Iyengar still from the filming of <i>Sadhaka</i>.<p><i>by Bobby Clennell</i><p>I have practiced Iyengar yoga for 41 years, although my practice was sporadic in the …

Remembering Guruji

Dear Teachers, Students, and Friends,<p>As we approach the one year anniversary of Sri BKS Iyengar’s death on August 20, let us take time for quiet …

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Clearing up a few misconceptions about Iyengar yoga

Now that the world’s attention has focused more on Iyengar yoga since his passing, I would like to take this opportunity to clarify some …

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Shraddhanjali to the great Master B.K.S. Iyengar

I would like to begin with few lines from Osho’s Alpha and Omega of Yoga vol. 2. In chapter 5 “The Master of Masters” he explained how a Guru flows …

Anuttara, Institut de Yoga Iyengar de Nice

Here’s Christian’s homage to Guruji. (This homage has also been published by 2 different French yoga magazines.)<p>The Lion of Pune is Dead.<p>It was in …

Iyengar Interview

Eight quotes on yoga, life, and perfection by the late BKS Iyengar

BKS Iyengar, a yoga guru credited with introducing yoga to the rest of the world, died today. A longtime teacher and author, Iyengar’s advice on yoga and life was nearly as well-known as his yoga teaching. Here are some of the legend’s better-known quotes.<p>On Yoga<p>“Penetration of our mind is our …

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Abhijata paying Shraddhanjali to Guruji B.K.S. Iyengar

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Jake Clennell on Filming BKS Iyengar: ‘I have never in my life seen such an expression of love and devotion.’

B.K.S. Iyengar and Jake Clennell mid-fliming for ‘Sadhaka’.<p><i>The yoga world is still mourning the death while celebrating the life of yoga master</i> …

BKS Iyengar in Disneyland

Thirty years ago this month, YOGACHARYA SRI BKS IYENGAR came to Los Angeles after presiding over the First International Iyengar Yoga Convention held in San Francisco.<p>The Los Angeles Iyengar Yoga community was not as large as the one in San Francisco, but what we lacked in size we made up with …

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6 life lessons from B K S Iyengar, the pioneer who took Yoga global

<i>‘Yoga is like music: the rhythm of the body, the melody of the mind, and the harmony of the soul create the symphony of life.’</i><p>- B K S Iyengar<p>Bellur …

Karin Stephan: Profile and Writings -- Memories of Mr. Iyengar

MEMORIES OF MR. IYENGAR ABROAD 1972-1976<p>(printed in Yoga Samachar Vol.8, No.1 Spring/Summer 2004)<p>While I first met Mr. Iyengar in his native city …

Learning to Exhale: A tribute to modern yoga virtuoso BKS Iyengar

The legacy of BKS Iyengar in Bellur, the village in Karnataka where his 96-year-long journey began.<p>Written by |<p>In May, as a scorching summer was upon …