Institute of Iyengar Yoga in Sussex
Institute of Iyengar Yoga in Sussex
Institute of Iyengar Yoga in Sussex

BKS Iyengar (1918 - 2014)

"When I practice I am a philosopher, 
when I teach I am a scientist, 
when I demonstrate I am an artist."

Welcome to the website of the Institute of Iyengar Yoga in Sussex (IIYS), set up in 1993 to further the teachings of Yogacharya BKS Iyengar in Sussex. BKS Iyengar was the founder and guru of what has come to be known as "Iyengar Yoga". He is widely recognised as one of the greatest yogi's of the modern age and had a huge influence in shaping the practice of yoga in the west and worldwide.

Next IIYS Event:
Yoga Afternoon with Uday Bhosale, from Pune India,
at Brighton Natural Health Centre on 13th September from 2.00 - 6.00pm
For further details go to Events

B.K.S. Iyengar

Iyengar Yoga

Iyengar Yoga is named after B.K.S. Iyengar, whose teaching emphasises alignment and precision in the practice of the yogasanas (postures) and pranayama (yogic breathing). Widely regarded as the world’s leading authority on yoga he practised and taught for over seventy years.

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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 was established in 1993, and currently has about 100 members, including teachers in East and West Sussex.

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Forthcoming Events

August Bank Holiday Workshop with Cathy Rogers Evans

31 August 2015

Just Yoga Worthing, 22 Marine Place, Worthing
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Uday Bhosale from Pune India

13 September 2015

Brighton Natural Health Centre, 27 Regent St, Brighton
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