The Independent Yoga Network

The Independent Yoga Network is an organisation for Yoga Teachers and Teacher Training Schools. As well as offering support to its members, it represents them in any forum that is likely to impact on the future of Yoga, and always with a view to keeping Yoga free and independent...

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Individual Membership

Become a supporting member of the IYN as a registered Yoga teacher, and become as active in supporting the rich legacy of Yoga as you wish.

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School Membership

Have your Yoga Teacher Training Course recognised and become a voting member of the IYN

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Midsummer Festival


The IYN's 8th Midsummer Yoga Festival is to be held at West Lexham Estate, Norfolk from 1st to 4th June, 2017. This is a not-for-profit event celebrating freedom and diversity in Yoga.
Weatherproof and family friendly, there are Yoga classes and workshops for everyone, from the quiet and meditative to vital and dynamic, given by inspirational teachers from across the UK. Suryah children’s club, chai tent, talks, delicious veggie food, comfy accommodation, camping, art, drumming, music, dance and more.
Held at West Lexahm Estate in the beautiful Norfolk countryside. An idyllic place to lay back and relax, meet new people, practice together, share and build community.
All inclusive tickets (day and full festival) available. To book online or for further information:

"It was my first time at anything like this, and it was wonderful meeting like-minded people.  A wonderful, peaceful experience.” - Gail



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Latest news...

See Namaskaram, the IYN web magazine and news letter for latest news and comment, and a list of retreats and workshops hosted by IYN members.

Check in on the Midsummer Festival web site - programme coming soon!