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Welcome to IYAMW

The IYAMW, Iyengar Yoga Association of the Midwest, is a registered non-profit organization whose educational and charitable purpose is to study, teach, disseminate and promote the art, science and philosophy of Yoga according to the teachings of B.K.S. Iyengar. IYAMW is recognized by the Iyengar Yoga National Association of the United States (IYNAUS) as a regional association representing Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin. Read more...

Fall Retreat

2016 Fall Retreat in Chicago at Palmer House

Please join us September 23-25, for an enriching weekend with Chris Saudek and Patrina Dobish at an urban retreat in the heart of Chicago. Please REGISTER HERE. Save $30 with the Early Bird Discount when you register before August 15, 2016.

Members

Become a Member

As with all IYNAUS regional associations, membership is not bound by geography – anyone from within or outside of the region is welcome to be a member of IYAMW. Membership in IYAMW offers many benefits, including access to scholarships, discounted registration fees, and early registration for most IYAMW-sponsored events. They also receive regular email updates on regional activities. Find out more about members benefits and sign up today...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Tributes for Mr. Iyengar

Many, many tributes and stories have been written and printed remembering and celebrating the life of BKS Iyengar. Our National Association (IYNAUS) has kindly put together a list of many of these for us to read and share. Please feel free to use these links.

The basic purpose of any regional Iyengar Yoga association is to share and spread the teachings of B.K.S. Iyengar in local communities. IYAMW is happy to offer events and support to students for further learning of Iyengar Yoga throughout the Midwest region. Find out how you can join IYAMW in its effort to spread the joy of Iyengar Yoga...

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