8 Limbs, as a business and as a community, is committed to inclusivity and social change. In 2017 our goal is to offer opportunities to bridge social justice/change work with yoga practice. This page will be updated as we refine our mission and offerings. At 8 Limbs we now offer:

“Holding Inclusive Space” Training for Yoga Teachers in all 8 Limbs Teacher Trainings.

Partial scholarships for People of Color and LGBTQI+ people in all of our Teacher Training Programs.

 

Upcoming Events

Yoga for People of Color with Genevieve Hicks, monthly, by donation

Embodied Communication with Chiara Guerrieri, Saturday November 18, 12:00 – 4:00pm (this workshop is included for its focus on Nonviolent Communication, also called NVC, a powerful tool for social change).

Thanksgiving Day Benefit Classes to support,Solid Ground,  a locally-based non-profit working to end poverty and undo racism and other oppressions that are root causes of poverty, November 23, 2017.

Radical Dharma: A Weekend with the Rev. angel Kyodo Williams, December 15-17, 2017.

Activist needing self-care/compassion? Give yourself A Day of Kindness, Sunday, December 3, 2017

 

Past Events

Yoga for Social Change with Mary Imani on April 8 (free)

Body-Mind Tools for Tough Times with Chiara Guerrieri, Saturday, May 6, 1:30-4:00pm at 8 Limbs Phinney Ridge

 

Resources

Join the PNW Yogis for Social Justice Facebook Group.

Anti-Racist Resources on the 8 Limbs Blog.

Join our Inclusion & Social Justice email list.

 

Access 8

Access 8 is one of the ways 8 Limbs is committing to making yoga more accessible. If paying full price for classes is not financially viable for you, we invite you to reach out to access8@8limbsyoga.com to inquire about income-relevant tuition options and scholarships.

 

Community Partner

This year, the 8 Limbs Community Giving Partner is Solid Ground. Support this local non-profit working to end poverty through community. Donate now!

 

We welcome your suggestions and feedback at annephyfe@8limbsyoga.com