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Yoga Poses Questions by Carole Kerton

Yoga practice is based on enquiry. Yoga Poses Questions demonstrates the continuing dialogue between a yoga teacher, Susie, and her mentor, Yoga himself. Featuring queries from both sides of this relationship, the book explores and digests the eternal wisdom of the yoga path. Home From OM is the quirky name of Susie’s old yogis’ establishment. [...]

How to Renew your Membership for 2017

The membership year runs January to December. Renewals for 2017 are due by 15 Jan 2017. Payment may be made by bank transfer. Account name Friends of Yoga Society International, Sort Code 08-92-99 , Account No. 65312678. Please ensure you quote your membership number on the payment so that the administration of who has paid [...]

Post Graduate Course in Yoga Therapy – Feb 2017 Egham

For Already Qualified Yoga Teachers This course is for those who are already qualified as Yoga teachers and want to move their career on a step. Yoga Therapy is the adaptation of yoga teaching for people with specific health needs. It is taught by yoga teachers with additional training and experience in the therapeutic application [...]

Add value and share your ideas

Members Proposals for Consideration If you feel you have an idea which will add value to Friends of Yoga please send a comprehensive outline to Once the proposal has been reviewed by the Chair for suitability to the overall aims of Friends of Yoga, and it has support from one member of the Executive Committee, it will [...]

IYN Petition against NOS – Protect the Rich Diversity of Yoga in UK

The Independent Yoga Network (IYN) has generated a petition against National Occupational Standards along with a request that if you value the freedom and diversity of Yoga then please consider signing. Friends of Yoga are registered school with IYN and understand that raising the quality of yoga teaching is important and as a training organisation it is [...]

SkillsActive: National Occupational Standards for Yoga in 2016/17

SkillsActive are developing a new set of National Occupational Standards  (NOS) for Yoga in 2016/17 Friends of Yoga Society have been  invited to be part of the steering group on this NOS project. The Steering group provides overall guidance, direction and sign off for the project and Steering group meetings are planned on the following dates: [...]

Home from OM: The Last Yoga Retreat

‘Home from OM’ employs the ancient yoga technique of story-telling to put across spiritual teachings, the infinite wisdom. Following the progress of ten occupants of a residential home, we engage with their lives and their pasts. Can living in a yoga community bring grace and fulfilment to their last years? Could this be a way [...]

Have you booked your CPD Day?

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is an essential component of professional and personal life.  Friends of Yoga Society Members offer a wide range of opportunities for members to complete the required CPD day. Further details on your options for CPD are available on the CPD page. Demonstrate your commitment to further developing your skills and knowledge [...]

Are your Contact Details up to date?

Please ensure you update the Membership Officer with any changes to your contact details - address, telephone and e-mail. In order for the Society to operate effectively and stay in touch with you is important that our records are up to date. You may contact the membership officer via