Beyond Bikram Yoga Southern Pines Covid-19 Update:
We are so, so happy that mandates have been lifted and life is a little easier this summer! Even though we can open to full capacity, we’ve grown accustomed to our 1st class spacing. Class size is now capped at 20 students.
The Beyond Bikram Yoga Studio has always been proactive in health and cleanliness. Before a pandemic, before government rules and regulations, Karen built this studio with a state-of-the-art heat system that includes air purification and exchange, installed an anti-bacterial/anti-microbial studio floor, and included modern, clean changing rooms and toilets.
We will continue to offer a safe environment physically, mentally, and emotionally for you to forget about your day, forget about your troubles, and explore yourself in your practice.
Come once a month, come once a week, come every single day… Whatever you choose, we are always happy to see you!
Before your 1st class back, a new waiver must be signed.
Class size is limited. Please sign up online to reserve your spot.
Mat and towels rentals are available, $2 each.
Shower rooms are open.
Please be respectful of your fellow yogis and use common sense.
If you’re not feeling well or have been in contact with someone currently sick/contagious,
please stay home until healthy again.
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Beyond Bikram Southern Pines Yoga studio offers a variety of Yoga classes
to help you reach your well-being and fitness goals.
that perfect something for YOU!
our current, up-to-date schedule or to sign-up for classes, please
visit our profile on Wellness Living.
for POP-up classes on the weekends and holidays!
Join us as we
spice up the schedule with not to be missed special events!
for guided meditations, posture clinics, seminars and workshops
to enrich your experience and help to learn more about yourself
and your practice!
Find a more healthy way of life
Increase your mental and physical well being
Today is the day!
of a Yoga Practice:
Improves balance and coordination
Increases muscle strength and tone
Reduces stiffening of joints
Boosts energy levels
Increases lung capacity
Improves cardio and circulatory health
Helps increase bone density
Encourages healthy lifestyle and positive body image
Smiling ALL the time!
is the perfect vehicle for change of yourself.
First by creating a strong and powerful body and mind.
It is a starting point from which you can begin to realize your
is the series of 26 postures and 2 breathing exercises popularized
by Bikram Choudhury. Bikram began teaching in India under the guidance
of his guru, Bishnu Ghosh [Paramahansa Yoganandas brother],
until he was instructed to take the therapeutic practice east to
Japan. There, he noticed that the students werent able to
work as deeply into the body and connective tissues, releasing toxins,
and increasing medical benefits as quickly as they did in his homeland.
When he spoke with his guru, he was told to heat the room. The space
heaters installed, the students began improving quickly, showing
the benefits of their practice
The genesis of hot yoga.
moved from Japan to the United States, he founded a studio in Beverly
Hills and became the teacher to the stars bringing his series, his
style, and hot yoga mainstream.
Yoga is more than just the one man. After all, the history of yoga
traces back over 5,000 years [Some researcher believe it may be
up to 10,000 years old!] with countless gurus, styles, and interpretations.
begins with Mahavatar Babaji to Lahiri Mahasaya to Sri Yukteswar
Giri to Paramahansa Yogananda.
guru, and the father of Kriya Yoga. Some refer to him as a mythical
as reports seeing him date from the 1800s into present day; others
believe that he is a younger version of Lahiri Mahasaya. According
to Yogananda's autobiography, Babaji lives in the remote Himalayan
region of India. Fun fact: Legend tells that if you've lost something,
ask Babaji to help you find it
And, he will.
guru, and disciple of Mahavatar Babaji. Chosen by Babaji to reintroduce
the lost practice of Kriya Yoga, his students included Yukteswar
Giri and both of Yogananda's parents.
guru, and scholar, he developed a syllabus for teaching the sciences
in schools. His book, The Holy Science, speaks of
the common threads amongst all faiths. He was the guru of Paramahansa
and guru. He brought meditation and Kriya Yoga to the attention
of millions of Indian's and westerners. In 1920, he founded the
Self-Realization Fellowship and in 1924 established a home for the
fellowship in Los Angeles, California where it still resides today.
His book, Autobiography of a Yogi, has been translated
into 45 different languages providing inspiration for many.
at first, is an idea, a special creation [
First, free yourself from wrong thoughts and habits.
Second, establish good habits and perform good deeds.
If you keep trying, you will improve.
A saint is a sinner who never gave up.
Never give up!"