Expand Your Horizons Through Yoga

“Pranayama {breath} literally means the agama – expansion or manifestation – of prana. Prana is the vital energy of the universe.” ~ Swami Rami  Contrary to it’s literal meaning {the act of becoming larger or more extensive} ‘expansion’ in yoga is actually about letting go or “doing less” in order to achieve more. Expansion in yoga is […]

How To Turn Intent Into Action

So you got caught up in the excitement of new years goals and this being THE YEAR for change. Now it’s almost 6 months down the track and you’re feeling a little less than committed to the whole idea. Or disappointed that you’re not still feeling that buzz months later or seeing more progression towards […]

Tap Into Your Inner Wisdom Through Yoga

Intuition is not a new age concept, yet it remains to be one of the hardest things to listen to in modern day. We’re surrounded by a myriad of ideas, expectations, people, even devices that can tell us which direction to take in life. However it’s our intuition or inner wisdom, which we often ignore […]

Finding Lightness Through Yoga

Freedom. Fluidity. Ease. Letting Go. Each month at Kula Yoga we explore a different theme, giving us a sankalpa or intention on and off the mat. As a community from the Hawthorn and surrounding area, we come together to embrace this collective energy through our practice, translating into our daily lives. In April our focus […]

Yoga On and Off The Mat

 A Yoga Movement, Philosophy & Traditions Workshop with Sharon Brooks One of the most common questions I am asked as a yoga teacher is how many times per week we should practice yoga. Of course every individual is different. However my usual response, is practice once a week to clear the head from that day, […]

Short Term Goal Into A Longtime Love ~ Meet Rhys

Building a connection between like-minded individuals is something we’re passionate about at our yoga studio. “Kula” means community in the ancient and sacred language of Sanskrit. Not only do we provide locals from Hawthorn and Camberwell yoga classes, but we also provide them with a yoga studio where people can connect, share and grow. Our […]

Time For Some Selfcare With PhonKlai Massage

“Kula” is an ancient sanskrit term that means ‘community of the heart’. It is a group coming together of their own free will; an intentional clan, tribe or family. Part of our Kula Tribe is connecting with the local community. Each month we engage with a different local business as a way of encouraging our […]

Power Up Your Practice

When we think ‘power’ we immediately conjure images of strength, control & speed, particularly in relation to our practice. However, theres a deeper layer that is far more ‘powerful’ than this concept alone. “Behind me is infinite power, before me is endless possibility, around me is boundless opportunity.”  After setting our new year intentions and […]

Yoga & Tea ~ Meet Rebecca

Building a connection between like-minded individuals is something we’re passionate about at our yoga studio. “Kula” means community in the ancient and sacred language of Sanskrit. Not only do we provide locals from Hawthorn and Camberwell yoga classes, but we also provide them with a yoga studio where people can connect, share and grow. Our […]

Move From Your Core

I always start my standing yoga sequence with a single breath and sankalpa (intention) ~ “Inhale, strength on the inside. Exhale, softness on the outside.” Shtira sukham asanam ~ firm but calm It’s been a long thought myth that a strong core is a result of strong abdominals. Whilst in part this is true, this […]