Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice

Yoga and Quakerism

Summary
Workshop Number: 
33
Leaders: 
Katy Hawkins
Who may register?: 
Open to All (adult & high school)
Worship/Worship-Sharing: 
10%
Lecture: 
5%
Discussion: 
15%
Experiential Activities: 
70%
only full time attenders (participants should attend all week)

We will investigate Yogic teachings and practices and suggest what they offer Quaker practice today. We will explore each of the eight yogic limbs, partly through written reflection and discussion, but primarily through an experiential engagement with yoga's concrete social, physical, and meditative practices.