Mugs McConnell shares techniques from her book, Letters from the Yoga Masters, drawn from letters by the great yoga masters of the past.
The South Okanagan Yoga Academy (SOYA) offers Yoga Teacher Training, Workshops and Yoga Retreats with leadership from world-class teachers.
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More than 40 years ago, SOYA co-founder Marion (Mugs) McConnell studied with a great yoga master, Dr. Hari Dickman. He passed on to her an immense amount of knowledge that was passed down to him from masters in several lineages. Mugs has shared these teachings in her book, “Letters from the Yoga Masters”, so students can continue to carry forward these classical techniques.
Take a Yoga Workshop with Mugs and learn teachings from the Yoga Masters of the past infused with current wisdom from today. She has studied yoga for over 45 years!
SOYA has proven success with more than 20 years of experience training yoga teachers. And SOYA brings its yoga to you by offering yoga teacher training in Penticton, Prince George, Creston, Pitt Meadows, Calgary and Mexico.
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