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25 May, 2017
A volunteer's experience of the dru centre
I spent two months at the Dru Yoga Centre in Snowdonia, Wales and I can say those two months were life changing… As a volunteer I worked in Dimensions health food shop in Bangor and in the accommodation office reception. Working in the... Read more...
5 September, 2013
Jane Saraswati Clapham and Greg Carlin Subtle ambient music for meditation and relaxation. The pieces are designed to help you reach your own inner space of stillness. Track 1: Morning raga 21:41 minutes. This will awaken you to the day... Read more...
1 February, 2017
Dru Meditation - the Grounding Breath
In today's world we can often feel scattered, not able to find clarity or any certainty in life. There may be nothing particularly traumatic or stressful in our immediate circumstances, but we just feel unsettled and unsure of our... Read more...
1 September, 2016
Dru Meditations for the autumn
Yes, autumn is here again. We so often approach autumn with mixed feelings – it’s a bit like marmite – you either love it or you hate it. On the one hand, it’s the romantic season of ‘mists and mellow fruitfulness’, with beautiful colours... Read more...
1 August, 2015
Dru Yoga - Yoga and walking for health and wellbeing
We happily go out into the open and nature to appease the dogs in our lives (well we do it, even if we're not happy about it), but actually it's also vital for our own full health and wellbeing. Here at Dru, we try to get out and about for... Read more...
8 March, 2017
Dru Yoga tips for life - Accepting the law of change
Embrace flow  One of my favourite principles of life is that change is the only changeless law. One way to accept the outward changes at this time of year is to make our body more flexible. In Dru Yoga, we use side bends to increase our... Read more...
14 March, 2017
How to re-start your meditation practice
How often do we tell ourselves we'll keep a daily meditation practice going, but it’s so easy to simply fall out of the habit. Maybe you've had an illness or there's a change of routine like the summer holidays or at Christmas, or another... Read more...
22 May, 2019
Overcoming the Obstacles to Meditation 
So many yoga enthusiasts tell me about their challenges in doing a regular meditation or yoga practice. Despite our best intentions, many of us find that life can get in the way, or we get distracted, and our practice is the first thing to... Read more...