About IIYS

The Institute of Iyengar Yoga in Sussex (IIYS) is an organisation of Sussex based teachers and students who study the Iyengar way of practising Yoga.

It has been running continuously since its inauguration in 1993 and now has about 100 members including teachers in East and West Sussex.

IIYS is a member institute of IYA (UK), which is the national Iyengar Yoga association. By becoming a member of IIYS you automatically become an IYA (UK) member.

IIYS aims are:

  • To promote public understanding of the practice of Yoga according to the principles of B.K.S. Iyengar
  • To arrange for public benefit the holding of yoga classes, demonstrations, and celebrations
  • To support financially or through service such charitable purposes as may uphold the above objectives
  • To maintain contacts with the national Iyengar Association and other Iyengar Institutes