Queen Elizabeth Hospital, QE or QEH in short, is a largest acute district general hospital at King's Park in Kowloon, Hong Kong. It was named after Queen Elizabeth II. The hospital is a major hospital in southern Kowloon.
Andiappan Yoga Community is pleased to partner with Queen Elizabeth Hospital in providing free yoga therapy classes to the patients. With the increasing awareness of yoga and its therapeutic benefits, various yoga practice has now been applied in the rehabilitation and prevention process. Dr. Yogananth Andiappan along with AYC Volunteers M/s Cheryl, M/s Louise, M/s Rita, M/s Shirley and Master Mahesh will a lecture demonstration about the benefits of yoga for back conditions and yoga poses that can be practiced while sitting on the chair.
A therapeutic sequence of gentle yoga poses combined with breathing techniques will be taught in the class.
Project Name and Nature: AYC Project at Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hospital - Block D, multi-purpose room, Jordan, Hong Kong
Class Schedule: March 17th (Saturday), 9:30-11: 30 am
(actual chair yoga class starts at 10 am to 11 am)
After this program, if the hospital decided to conduct regular classes to the patients, we will recruit volunteers to be the teachers and assistants of this program. All teaching and assisting teachers must hold a Yoga Therapy certification to apply for this project.
If you are a registered AYC volunteer you are eligible to assist/ teach in this program, please follow these steps:
- Log-in to the AYC website (yogacommunity.org)
- Under “My Profile”, click “Ongoing Projects”
- Find (AYC Project at Queen Elizabeth Hospital), and select “I would like to apply”
- Please wait for the admin to add you to the WhatsApp group before you start assisting / teaching.
Notes: This class open to registered patients only and people those who would like to attend the class can approach admin office to attend this yoga session.