Let’s crowdsource: Collecting Ashtanga shala videos

Here’s a call out to you: Do you know of video showing off the inner workings — aka practice — at any Ashtanga shalas?

I’ve had a few private messages seconding the idea of trying to collect any and all videos. We’ve posted a few over the years here. I think we have, and this is not exhaustive, the following: Ashtanga Yoga Center; Ashtanga Yoga in Melbourne; AYNY (via the NY Times); Copenhagen; Pacific Ashtanga; Paris; and (I always get confused) Victoria or Vancouver. (I’m actually having trouble finding it, so I may be mistaken.

And so I thought we’d try to crowdsource and get as definitive a list together as possible. It might make for an ugly looking post — a bunch of videos — but it might be kind of nice, as well.

So, do feel free (and encouraged) to post links in the comments — or via Facebook, too.

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7 thoughts on “Let’s crowdsource: Collecting Ashtanga shala videos”

  1. Here’s a video from a few years ago in my old Shala – Florence Yoga:


    However – I’ve moved since then and changed my space and name to Ashtanga Yoga Northampton in the last couple of months.


    No “produced” video yet in the new space – although if you go to Ashtanga Yoga Northampton on Facebook and like the page, I also post short videos of the Mysore room there too!



    ps – I’m thinking of doing the 2015 Namarupa Yatra next October. Was your trip worth it and do you recommend it? Let me know! Thanks again

    Sent from my iPhone


  2. Ashtanga Yoga Vancouver has a YouTube channel with many nice offerings.

    The 40 minute documentary is my favourite: “A Practice of Devotion”

  3. The Ashtanga Yoga Shala in Victoria, BC, Canada has two video classes filmed in the shala, which you can watch for free at DoYogaWithMe.com

    A beginner class and a half-primary class.

    I hope this is relevant to the theme of this thread.

    Half-Primary link: doyogawithme.com/content/ashtanga-half-primary-series

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