Asana is perfect firmness of body, steadiness of intelligence, and benevolence of spirit.”- B.K.S. Iyengar

Welcome to Iyengar Yoga in Sarasota

BKS-iyengar-sarasota-flClasses for beginning and intermediate practitioners are offered at the Rosemary Court Yoga Center, taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructors, Deborah Di Carlo, Susan Marcus, and Eleanor Williams.

Certified Iyengar Yoga instructors are held to an unusually rigorous standard of knowledge and training. They can work effectively with students of all ages and physical abilities, modifying the yoga asanas (postures) so that all students may practice yoga safely.

As a student, the Iyengar Yoga Certification Mark is your guarantee of a yoga experience that is safe, suitable for individual physical conditions, and beneficial for both body and mind.

Join us today and experience the benefits of yoga!

Class Schedule

November-December Class Schedule – All classes are 1 1/2 hours.

Day Time Level
Monday 5:30 - 7:00pm 2-3
Tuesday 8:15 - 9:45am 1
Wednesday 8:15 - 9:45am Beginner - Level 1
Thursday 8:15 - 9:45am 1 - 2
Thursday 6:15 - 7:45pm Beginner - Level 1
Saturday 11am - 12:30pm Intro/Beginner

Click here to login and register for Iyengar classes at Rosemary Court, you will have to create your login and then will be able to select the classes and pay for them as well.

Deborah in Utthita Parsvakonasana
Sue in Dwi Pada

ASANA (the Postures)

According to the yogic tradition and guidelines of Mr. Iyengar, yoga asana classes focus on correct body alignment, sequencing of postures and timing, allowing the student to learn and practice harmoniously.

Props (belts, blocks, blankets, etc.) are used when needed to facilitate learning and to help the body into the correct positions. Through the practice of asana, students develop strength, stamina, stability, concentration, and inner calmness.

PRANAYAMA (Breath Awareness)

Instruction in Pranayama (prana is “life force”; yama is “discipline” or “control”) is provided in intermediate classes.

This teaches the student control of the breath through the practice of deliberate rhythms of inhalation, exhalation and retention. Through the practice of pranayama, the student further develops the skill of withdrawing the senses and calming the mind.


In every class, the instructors weave in the philosophy and spiritual wisdoms of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali as well as contemporary teachings. This enriches the students experience and gives greater insight to the power of the path of Yoga.


Links & Resources

Directions & Contact Info:

Rosemary Court
810 Central Ave.

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Phone: (941) 363-1085

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