Alliyana Movement Deep Dives with Daniel Rojas, Sep 25, Oct 30, Nov 27 & Dec 18
Orchard Central & River Valley
Saturdays, September 25, October 30, November 27 & December 18, 2021
7pm - 9pm
‘Alliyana’, derived from the Quechua language of South America, means to heal, cure or recover. Alliyana Movement, founded by Daniel Sonic Rojas, is a unique art form that presents simple, yet powerful forms of movement to evolve and heal our connection to our body and spirit. This integrative and holistic practice helps to move energy along meridian channels, clear toxins and stagnant energy, prevent and rehabilitate injuries, and to bring creativity and inspiration to one’s movement practice through dynamic, playful, healing & mindful movement.
In these monthly deep dives, practitioners can expect to learn the principles and practice of Alliyana Movement both on and off the yoga mat.
Alliyana Movement nourishes the individual who:
- Has a movement practice (beginner to professional)
- Wants to better understand and communicate with their body
- Wants to cultivate sustainable energy in their movement discipline
- Wants to find inspiration for new & creative ways to move
- Wants to develop an intelligent, efficient way of practicing
- Wants to prevent and rehabilitate injuries
- Wants to strengthen their body from the inside out
- Wants to connect with their innate healing movement within the context of their movement art form
Saturday, September 25, 2021
7pm - 9pm
Animan is takes a holistic approach to creating strength, flexibility, mobility, coordination, balance and alignment in the body. This dynamic practice uses locomotive and mobility training and animalistic movements to develop an intelligent form of conditioning for the body and mind. Working from the inside out, Animan gives important emphasis to embodying the quality of animalistic movements as a means of going beyond mechanics and connecting more deeply to mobility and muscular function, targeting the whole body. Animan is a complete physical conditioning training that works with progressive exercises, unique flows, and creative animalistic movements in order to move with grace, confidence and totality.
Movement as a Form of Communication
Saturday, October 30, 2021
7pm - 9pm
Building a relationship with your body through movement and breath. This session uses kriyas (physical actions), breath work and invigorating methods to communicate with the energy of your body and mind. Expect a simple, yet profound experience of getting to know your physicality, mentality and spirituality as decoded through the sychronisation of movement and breath.
Saturday, November 27, 2021
7pm - 9pm
Somatically experiencing an interplay of gentle movements and stretches, yoga, meridian knowledge and bioenergetics to open and align the physical and energetic forms. This workshop is a synthesis of the most effective bioenergetic practices from Daniel's movement career, offered as a meditative flow between physical postures, stretches, energetic movements, self massage, and embodiment practices as a means of healing, rehabilitating and restoring the body and mind.
Building an Intelligent Practice
Saturday, December 18, 2021
7pm - 9pm
Curating one’s own intelligent practice using playfulness, physical conditioning, mobility and alignment. Within this intensive, participants will gain a better understanding of their physical body and how to design a personal practice that is focused, efficient and non-stressful. This session will inspire each practitioner to curate, up-level and enhance their specific discipline of physical movement.
$65 per session
$240 for all 4 sessions
Please note that this event is non-refundable.
ABOUT DANIEL SONIC ROJAS
Daniel Sonic Rojas, a professional dancer, mover and yoga teacher of more than 25 years, is known around the world for his movement creativity and body mastery. His rich experience includes several World, European and Scandinavian Championships in breakdance, touring for nearly 20 years with reputable, contemporary dance companies in Europe, performing in world acclaimed physical-theatre productions, dancing for Queens, Kings and Presidents, and inspiring millions to move through his performances, competitions, workshops, injury rehabilitation and life story.
Combining his experiential journey of many years as a dedicated movement and yoga practitioner, Daniel has created his own art form, Alliyana Movement©, a multi-level movement methodology, that presents simple, yet powerful forms of movement to evolve and heal our connection to our body and spirit. The eight core principles of Alliyana Movement include feeling, mobility, locomotion, coordination, aligning, flexibility, strengthening and twisting - explored through a variety of integrative, mindful movement. Daniel is a resident teacher at Hom Yoga and offers Primal Vinyasa and Alliyana Movement Workshops regularly. Alliyana Movement was previously known as Embodied Dance Movement. For more, visit www.danielsonicrojas.com.