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FEBRUARY 9: METTA THAI YOGA BODYWORK: The Art of Giving and Receiving with Chitra McDevitt

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Thai Yoga bodywork by Chitra—is a synthesis of acupressure, rhythmic rocking, compression, traction, restorative postures, and somatic practices to find the bodies innate health. Chitra's approach to this ancient art is uniquely crafted from her background in yoga therapy and her sensitivity to the healing power of touch and presence. A few restorative yoga postures will be introduced along with a simple thai sequence you can share with your loved ones!

You will:
-Learn simple to use practices that create connection and radiant whole health
-Experience metta/loving kindness and how to create a healing atmosphere
-Learn restorative postures using props that are accessible to all bodies and helpful for an at home practice with a partner or alone
-Receive bodywork as you learn!
-Learn self-soothing techniques—a great feature to use in yoga classes, psychiatric settings or with yourself

This is an open-level course open to all levels of flexibility and experience. Come and begin the healing journey!