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Sadhaka fundraising campaign

July 1, 2013

The  fundraising to complete the editing of Sadhaka: the yoga of BKS Iyengar, a feature documentary by my son, Jake Clennell, has less than 2 days to go. I was there in Pune with Jake when the idea was born. I have watched the video footage as it came back from India over a three year period, and I observed the pilot being edited. Go to Sadhakafilm.org to see the trailer, donate and be part of this wonderful feature documentary.

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Sadhaka director/producer Jake Clennell filming at BKS Iyengar’s 90th birthday celebration. Photo by Lindsey Clennell.

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BKS Iyengar with Sadhaka executive producer, Lindsey Clennell. Photo Jake Clennell.

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BKS Iyengar and his grand-daughter Abhijata take a break from teaching. Photo Jake Clennell.

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You can stay updated on the status of the film by signing up for the mailing list on the Sadhaka website.

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Sadhaka: the yoga of BKS Iyengar

May 7, 2013

_DSC0350Sadhaka: the yoga of BKS Iyengar — a feature documentary by Jake Clennell is one step closer to being finished. A fundraising effort supporting the editing of the film has been announced on Indiegogo. Watch the extended trailer — 22 minutes of what will be a 90 minute film — donate if you can, and share this link.

You can also follow the progress of the film at Sadhakafilm.net and on Facebook.

Here are a few stills shot during the filming.

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Pathway of flowers to greet BKS Iyengar at the inauguration of Patanjali Temple.

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Garland vendor, Pune, India.

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Garlanded Hanuman at Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute (RIYMI).

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BKS Iyengar with Sadhaka director Jake Clennell.