Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
Today is not only the Summer Solstice (first day of summer), but also National Yoga Day! This evening, Goodyoga hosts a Summer Solstice offering of 108 Sun Salutations.
goodteacher Courtney will lead the good108 in TRANSMITTER Park @ 7pm.
Courtney will lead you through 108 Sun Salutes offering modifications to ensure that you are comfortably challenged. Do 20, 50 or ALL 108 … It's up to you.
This is a Donation-based event. Suggested donation $20.
All proceeds will go to Discover Outdoors Foundation! Their mission: To provide life-changing, educational, and fun outdoor experiences to kids who need it most. Read more at http://www.discoveroutdoors.org/
*108 is the number of Upanishads comprising Indian philosophy's Vedic texts.
*108 is the number of names for Shiva.
*108 is the number of names for Buddha.
*108 is the Chinese number representing "man".
*108 is the number of beads on a Catholic rosary.
*108 is the number of beads on a Tibetan mala (prayer beads, analogous to a rosary).
*108 is twice the number 54, which is the number of sounds in Sanskrit.
*108 is the number of possible astrological positions (9 planets x 12 signs)
*108 is six times the number 18, which is a Jewish good luck number.
*108 is twelve times the number 9 which is the number of vinyasas in a Sun Salutation.