Yoga on the Mall 2016 & Global Mala for Peace

Theo tin DC Yoga Week

WHAT: Yoga on the Mall 2016 & Global Mala for Peace

WHEN: Sunday, September 25 from 10 AM to 1 PM

WHERE: National Sylvan Theater, Washington, DC 20024

See You Sunday at 10am Yogis! Make sure you read the details of suggested entry locations to get onto the Mall!

3 access points:
– 15th and Jefferson (closest to Sylvan Theater)
– 17th and Constitution
– 17th and Homefront

Important Note On How to Enter The Mall for the Event and what you are permitted to bring: The Mall is going to be busy the day of our event. Here is how to swiftly and smartly join us….

Don’t Drive. Instead – walk, or take the Metro to our nearest Metro stop, Smithsonian Metro Station.
***There will be 3 access points to the National Monument grounds: 15th and Jefferson …closest to Sylvan Theater, 17th and Constitution & 17th and Homefront.
****Just bring yourself and your mat. NO GLASS CONTAINERS

We will have snacks and water. NO GLASS CONTAINERS
Permitted: You, your family and friends and a mat
Not permitted: guns, knives, ammunition, unmanned aerial systems, alcohol, glass containers, explosives or fireworks.


Metro DC Yoga Week & Yoga on the Mall are annual gatherings of yoga and meditation practitioners and enthusiasts. 2016 is the 11th anniversary of yogis coming together on the mat in over 50 participating studios from MD, VA, and DC.

On September 25th we gather on the National Mall to participate in free all-level outdoor yoga practices led by inspiring teachers from the Greater DC area plus special guest visiting teacher Shiva Rea who will be including the Global Mala Project for Peace. As always, we will offer children’s yoga and yogis will find inspiration and good fun during the all-level class.


10:00 – 10:15 AM
DC Acro Yoga Demonstration
Come fly with them!
10:15 – 10:20 AM
Opening Meditation
Lead by Annie Mahon
10:20 – 10:40 AM
Warm Up Practice for All-Levels
Lead by Shree Ayengar
Family Fun/Children’s Yoga practice
Lead by Sean Fraser…
under the trees simultaneously with the Warm Up Class
10:40 – 11:30 AM
All-Level Class
Lead by Mimi Rieger
11:30 – 1:00 PM
Global Mala Project
Lead by Shiva Rea and supported by Metro DC Yoga Community

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