Join us, as we explore the spiritual principles of recovery through mindful movement. This is an all levels class, modifications are offered for students new to yoga; all are welcome. The themes of this practice are inspired by the spiritual principles embodied in the 12 steps. The asana practice is focused on rebalancing the energy and physiology of the body. This class is not associated with any 12 step fellowship, we wlcome anyone using 12 steps of recovery. Each class will include lessons on pranayama and meditation.
Join kirtan chant artist David Newman aka Durga Das for an evening of ecstatic call, response chanting, devotional music and sacred song. David's distinctive approach to kirtan embodies a devotional mysticism with an adventurous musicality and poetic intimacy. His kirtans will take you on a joyous and spiritually uplifting journey into bliss. David will be joined by his wife, Mira, a gifted devotional vocalist and percussionist.
This is a Dynamic Therapeutic Teacher Training; Level I prepares students for Teaching beginners and working with people with physical misalignments related to basic postural imbalances it also sets the ground work for our 300 HR Advanced Therapeutic Teacher Training- Ammayanni Yoga Level II and III.
Part One (200 hrs) focuses on the therapeutic benefits of Yoga practice. We will be studying the most common postural misalignment and imbalances that cause discomfort and pain in the physical body, we will also study the effects of mental, emotional physical and spiritual trauma on the heart, mind, body and Soul. Through these studies we will apply Ammayanni Yoga as a system that facilitates re-education of structural imbalances and healing on all levels of 'Being'.
Part two-100hrs. will focus on specific imbalances that create chronic conditions or disturbances in health. We will apply Ammayanni Yoga in ways that promotes personal one on one instruction that facilitates individual therapeutic practice and relief from suffering as well as inspiring students to create a home practice that tends to chronic issues. This training sets a strong foundation for yoga instructors to build a therapeutic one on one private practice.
We also welcome instructors with 500 RYT status to join us for continuing education.