1 Guilles Lane
Woodbury, NY 11797
 
516.682.9642
info@absoluteyogastudio.com

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Welcome to Absolute Yoga

 

ABSOLUTE YOGA offers a refuge from the daily challenges of life. Located in Woodbury, Long Island, our two beautiful, peaceful studios provide the perfect environment for the ultimate union of body and soul.

We have over 50 classes per week in a variety of yoga styles and levels from beginner yoga to an energetic, strengthening warm vinyasa yoga. We also offer kid’s, pre- and post-natal yoga (yogi baby), restorative yoga, yoga for MS, as well as mat pilates and barre classes. Our yoga instructors are all certified in different styles and schools of yoga, including Vinyasa, Iyengar, Ashtanga, Anusara™ and Prana Flow. They are committed to offering you expert guidance as you experience the benefits that yoga can bring to your every day life.

Our mission at ABSOLUTE YOGA is to make yoga readily accessible to every body, regardless of age, level or fitness ability. It is not necessary to be flexible or strong to begin a yoga practice; an open mind and a willingness to explore your experience is all that’s required. Yoga is an amazing journey of self-discovery. We encourage everyone to come and experience some of the incredible benefits of this 5,000 year old practice.

We also have a full service yoga boutique with a large selection of yoga clothing (including Be Present, Beyond Yoga, Soybu, Colosseum, Prism Sport, Rese, Jois and Alo), jewelry, mats and props, mat carriers, Ayurvedic products, and an array of books and music.

 

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Join our monthly Yoga Book Club - Held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 12:30PM


Enjoy two of the activities that you love together. Combine your love of yoga and reading. Each month we have a 45-50 minute yoga class, followed by a book discussion about the book selected for that month, and lunch. The yoga class is a Level 1 class and the discussion is always fun and interesting.  We are always looking for new faces to join us and welcome newcomers at any time.  The more the merrier!!  If interested, please let Leslie know you will be attending. For the month of August, we will be meeting on Wednesday, August 22 to discuss The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine.


 

- Teacher Training -
200 Hour Refined Flow Teacher Training (Yoga Alliance Registered School)
with Leslie Luft, E-RYT 500 and Elyce Neuhauser, E-RYT 500
starting October 2018 
Information Sessions - August 8 and September 12 at 7:30pm

Nine weekends that will enrich the rest of your life.  Melding dynamic vinyasa with precise alignment, Absolute Yoga's Refined Flow Teacher Training will enable students and aspiring teachers alike to explore a comprehensive, embodied practice whether they are looking to deepen their own personal yoga experience or guide others in theirs. The Refined Flow approach focuses on proper alignment of asanas (postures), meditation and pranayama, with in-depth studies in anatomy and physiology as they relate to yoga, philosophy, teaching skills and the business of yoga.

Our mission with the Absolute Yoga Refined Flow Teacher Training Program is to guide you on a journey to deepen your own practice and knowledge of yourself, while empowering you to safely teach and inspire others to live their most vibrant, joyful lives. It is our firm belief that happy, healthy people are the only people who can help build a happy, healthy world. This is the work of being a teacher. It begins with the individual and spreads as you live yoga – live union – live love – in your life. For more information, visit our Teacher Training page or email us.


- Testimonials -

Outstanding, experienced instructors. I especially like the spirituality in many of the classes. I also like the serene and spa-like atmosphere of the studio. Being able to purchase a package of individual classes suits my hectic schedule and limited budget. There are many different classes offered at many different times by different instructors. Very important for my unpredictable schedule. The variety will keep me challenged and engaged.

-Kathleen B.-

I felt welcome the moment I walked in. The soft lighting, candles, music and scent of the studio was very peaceful - exactly what I needed at the end of my day. It was my first yoga class and although there were many skill levels represented in class, [the instructor] made me feel at ease immediately. She encouraged me along the way, praised me, corrected my postures, and remembered my name! I was made aware of your free week trial from my sister, and after this first class, I purchased a [series] for 15 more classes! Thank you!

-Breanne R.-

I originally purchased the Groupon online and have found through my search and attendance at many different yoga studios that Absolute yoga is my favorite! I feel very comfortable in the studio, the teachers are amazing, and feel that I have obtained an amazing, concentrated workout.

-Elizabeth S.-

The studio is very clean and the energy is very good.  The instructor that I had was very knowledgeable and gave me good guidance.  I was delighted...my Endorphins were flying!!

-Helene K.-

Dependability, consistently excellent teaching, well-organized and maintained studio, organized business practices and the SPIRIT (mentioned last but certainly not least!)

-Sarah H.-

I like everything about your services. The studio is warm and inviting. Your staff is completely considerate, educated  and welcoming.  Every time I leave the studio, I feel centered and focused.  Absolute yoga has truly changed my life.

-Michelle B.-


News Updates
Upcoming Workshops and Events!


ABSOLUTE YOGA REFINED FLOW 200-HOUR TEACHER TRAINING INFORMATION SESSION, Wednesday Sept 12 at 7:30pm.  If you are looking for a program to deepen your knowledge of yoga or you desire to teach yoga, our 200-hour comprehensive program is for you.  Directed by Leslie Luft, owner and director of Absolute Yoga, E-RYT 500, and Elyce Neuhauser, E-RYT 500, this one weekend a month program melds dynamic vinyasa with precise alignment resulting in a Refined Flow training.  This is a comprehensive Yoga Alliance registered training.  The information session will provide you with additional information as well as a chance to meet the teachers.

NEW ABSOLUTE YOGA BEGINNER SERIES STARTS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 at 6:00pm and TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2 at 10:30am.
Know anyone who would benefit from yoga but is again to come to a class?  This is the perfect class for them and its always a perfect time to start.  This 8 week series is recommended for those new to yoga and for students who wish to review the basic foundations of a yoga practice.  We will explore basic poses (asana), breathing techniques (pranayama) and meditation and yoga philosophy. Each week will explore a new dimension of the practice.

DRUMMING ALIVE: YOGA-DRUM FUSION WORKSHOP WITH JAMES and TEELA
Sat Sept 15 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The DRUMMING ALIVE workshop is a fusion of yoga, drum healing, Reiki, and body-wisdom teachings that will help you to: Learn to hear the authentic Wisdom of your body; Cultivate Present Moment Awareness; Enter a deep meditative theta-state (i.e. deep peace & intuition) effortlessly via Drum Entrainment; Move stagnant energy in Soul-flow Vinyasa Yoga; Change your cells' vibration with Live Drumming; Connect to the Healing Power of your breath; Bathe in the healing energy of Reiki. All levels welcome! Important notes: Drum entrainment directly affects the brainwaves. Discretion is advised for those with a history of epilepsy.

KIDS YOGA CLASSES BEGIN IN THE FALL!
Me & My Bean Yoga (Ages 1 - 3, with adult)
Mon Sept 17 - Mon Dec 17 (14 Weeks) at 11:00am

Mini Bean Yoga (Ages 3 - 6)
Wed Sept 12 - Wed Dec 12 (12 Weeks) at 4:00pm

Beans Yoga (Ages 6 - 9)
Wed Sept 12 - Wed Dec 12 (12 Weeks) at 4:45pm

REIKI & RESTORE AROMA WORKSHOP WITH DAWN PEER
Fri Sept 21 at 7:00pm - 9:00pm
This workshop will combine the healing arts of Reiki and Restorative Yoga. Restorative yoga postures help relieve the effects of chronic stress. With the support of props, such as bolsters, blankets, blocks, the body relaxes and opens releasing tension. What better way to unwind on a Friday night than to return home feeling restored, refreshed, and rejuvenated!

CHAIR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING WITH KRISTEN ORSINI
Sat Sept 22 - Sun Sept 23 at 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Used as a prop in a chair yoga class, the chair supports the body in seated and standing postures to find safe alignment as we journey towards better flexibility, stamina, posture, strength and peace of mind. During this two day training we will cover: Special considerations when working with the chair to support healthy alignment; Pranayama and its importance in any yoga practice; Physical yoga postures using the chair as support while sitting as well as standing; The use of different types of alignment cues to support varied learners; Sequencing for chair yoga; And more!!

MEDITATE & CREATE: AUTUMNAL MALA-MAKING WITH MARIA RENNA
Thurs Sept 27 at 6:00pm - 9:00pm
The Autumnal Equinox is a time of harvest, transition, release and gratitude – giving thanks for all the abundance the previous months have brought while beckoning us to prepare emotionally and physically for what is to come. It is a time to find balance and clarity and, as the cooler weather invites us inside, the change of seasons reminds us of the quiet, restorative, introspective months to follow. Let’s celebrate this season of harvest and growth while creating a sacred MALA necklace which will serve as a reminder of this abundant season. We will be using gemstones associated with Autumn – think colors of the earth and leaves! There will be an abundant selection of beads from which to choose. Before stringing our malas, we will begin with a sweet meditation focused on the beauty of the Fall months ahead! Reserve in advance if possible.

YOGA FOR GRIEF: HEALING AND PEACE FOR ALL BODIES WITH OLGA LUCIA
Sun, Oct 28 at 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Grief is a normal part of life. Yoga for Grief is for anyone suffering a loss and experiencing the grief process. Grief can manifest in the emotional, mental, and, most notably, physical self. Through the practice of yoga and meditation, this workshop will facilitate healing and connection for both mind and body. This workshop will include a yoga class, meditation, and a reflection circle. The goal will be to learn how yoga and meditation can promote self-care, decrease stress, and create a sense of community.

MINDFULNESS MEDITATION & CRYSTAL SINGING BOWLS WITH CATHERINE EPSTEIN
Wed Oct 24 at 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Soothe Your Soul with Singing Bowls! Join us for an evening of peace and relaxation. Give yourself the gift of mindfulness practice and let stress and tension melt away! No meditation experience necessary! Class is given by Catherine Epstein of Jewels of the Lotus, formerly of Sea Cliff - now located within Absolute Yoga Studio! Catherine is a Reiki Master and Transformational Life Coach, specializing in sound and vibrational healing work. Chairs and floor seating available.

YOGI BEANS TWEEN YOGA TEACHER TRAINING WITH LAUREN CHAITOFF
Sat Nov 17 - Sun Nov 18 at 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Translating the Practice of Yoga into a Language Kids Understand and Enjoy! Investment: $375 / Early Bird: $325 (expires October 6)
For more information, visit yogibeans.com, email teachertraining@yogibeans.com or call 212-585-BEAN

 


 

 

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