More than 3000 people attended the hugely successful 3rd Brighton Yoga Festival last weekend (23 July) at the Brighton Dome/Corn Exchange.
Davy & Janaki were instrumental in setting up the Festival which has grown in size and support each year since 2014.
The Mayor opened the Festival which had more than 45 free yoga classes, talks, meditation sessions, dozens of stalls and food & drink providers. The event was free to enter – the only Festival of comparable size in the country that is free.
Feedback after the event has been almost universally enthusiastic and positive. The event also attracted widespread publicity. Here are some links if you want to read more:
Local TV (Latest TV) ran a 2 and a half minute news item: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfWC5doYEiA&feature=youtu.be
One of the local papers, the Brighton & Hove Independent ran a two page feature after the event headlined: “Yoga Festival has truly arrived as a community event for all:
There are also two weblinks with lots of lovely pictures from the event here:
Mayor’s photographer: https://www.flickr.com/photos/139533324@N05/sets/72157671388777986/
And our official photographer Rene Solari:
And here is a picture of Davy welcoming the Mayor outside the Dome before it began – note the size of the queue waiting to get in !