EventsThursday 15 June 2017

International Yoga Day in Genoa

From Cavi di Lavagna to Cornigliano, to the Cloister of S.Maria di Castello and De Ferrari Square there will be plenty of options to discover this ancient discipline of well-being and self-knowledge.

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On Saturday June 17th, Sunday June18th and Wednesday, June 21st - the International Yoga Day - many opportunities to practice yoga in Genoa, and much more: conferences, meditation, music concerts and free lectures offered by local teachers and yoga centers.

From Cavi di Lavagna to Cornigliano, to the Cloister of S.Maria di Castello and De Ferrari Square there will be plenty of options to discover this ancient discipline of well-being and self-knowledge.

In Genoa, on Wednesday, June 21st at 6 pm at De Ferrari Square a World Peace Meditation is scheduled which will take place simultaneously in several cities around the world, and at 7pm Yoga at the Square for All. Bring your mat to practice!

The evening will end with a conference by Swami Joythimayananda and then the closing celebrations at Isola delle Chiatte.

Here is the full program for the International Yoga Day on Wednesday June 21st, 2017:

7 - 8am: Sun Salutation at Spianata Castelletto with Gaia Preste, at Bagni S.Chiara with Fiammetta Rutelli, in Pieve Ligure with Paola Magni, in Sori with Lara Maggi

8 – 9am Sun Salutation and Hatha Yoga at Cavi di Lavagna with Monica Levaggi

9.30-10.30am Hatha Yoga and Prenatal Yoga with Lara Maggi at Luzzati Gardens

Porto Antico

4 – 5pm Yoga for kids with Paola Magni at the Moroccan Tent

De Ferrari Square - Yoga Day Celebration

6 – 7pm World Meditation for Peace, along with hundreds of other places in the world that celebrate Yoga Day

7 – 7.30pm Yoga Flash mob with Fiammetta Rutelli and Valeria Maggiali

Porto Antico

8 – 9pm  Conference by Swami Joythimayananda at Tendone

9 – 10pm 2017 Yoga Day Closing Meditation and Kirtan by Hare Krishna Band

 

You can find the three-day program here or at the Yoga Day Genova FB fan page

For more information: yogadaygenova@gmail.com, 328 5828640

Deborah Bellotti

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