At the Being Gathering 2017, Ana Maria Magalhães will be giving a Lecture of  Yoga Sutras

Ana Maria Magalhães

Ana Maria Magalhães was born in Brazil in 1951, and has lived in France since 1976. Her journey into yoga has been incredible and full of great Gurus who have supported her spiritual growth in a deep and very sensitive way. After starting the practice in Brazil, she traveled for the first time to India in 1986. She was a disciple of direct disciples of Krishnamacharya, the father of twentieth-century yoga and has studied with his son, who passed recently, Desichakar at the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram, in Chennai.

After, and for several years, she studied with Pattabhi Jois and Sharath Jois at K. Pattabhi Jois in Mysore, India, being authorized in 2000 and later in 2010 granted with a Level 2 by Sharath Jois, the actual owner of the lineage of the Ashtanga Yoga.

Ana Maria, always in search for more knowledge, continued her studies and in 2011 dived into the Vinyasa Krama Method´s discovery taught by Srivatsa Ramaswami.

Being an international yoga teacher, she now organizes yoga retreats with live feeding with text study and yoga sutras in France and her home town Bahia.

Yoga Sutra lectures

In this class, Ana Maria will guide into a journey into the discovery of the classical philosophical texts of Yoga, the Yoga Sutras. This texts are known to be the guidebook of classical, or raja, yoga. Written at least 1,700 years ago, it’s made up of 195 aphorisms (sutras), or words of wisdom written by the sage Patanjali.

Ana Maria, with the background off her own experience and a passionate searcher for answers, will share the real meaning of yoga and the important guidelines to follow to understand the path of cleaning the mind as stated in the first Yoga Sutra. Yoga means the union of the body and the soul and therefore, Ana Maria will explain how to achieve this union and become one with ourselves revealing the true nature of being, identifying ourselves with the whole Universe.

Join this amazing class and learn how to feed the body and the mind so silence and peace are revealed and become only Love.