Posts tagged Disadvantaged Youth
Philippa Frisby

FILM: THE CIRCLE - A FILM ON YOGA TRANSFORMING THE LIVES OF STREET CHILDREN CAUGHT IN A WEB OF DRUG ADDICTION

Philippa Frisby is a certified Iyengar Yoga  Teacher and filmmaker and started her career in television after acquiring a degree in Comparative Religion. Her lifelong interest in yoga inspired the filmmaker in her to make her first documentary 'The Circle’. ‘The Circle’ is a feature length documentary film about the transformational power of yoga in treating drug addiction in the street children of Mumbai.

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Charlotta Martinus

WORKSHOP: YOGA FOR TEENS

TALK: THE CHALLENGES AND SUCCESSES OF INTRODUCING YOGA TO 750 TEEN STUDENTS ACROSS EUROPE

Charlotta Martinus has taught over 5,000 teenagers yoga over the last 13 years and trained over 650 yoga teachers to share yoga with teenagers. She has rolled out whole school initiatives in her home town in Bath, where 95% of the schools now offer yoga to their students. She collaborates with Sport England and has done since 2004, delivering the Yoga Girls Can project within the South West. 

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