Meditation & Pranayama
Dive deeply into yoga study and practice with this two-weekend immersion into Meditation and Pranayama. In addition to cultivating a personal practice, you will learn a variety of pranayama and meditation techniques to apply in class settings. Open to all yoga teachers and students who are interested in learning more!
IN THIS 50 HOUR MODULE, WE’LL EXPLORE:
>> Understanding meditation: its purposes, practices, and effects.
>> Explore meditation in the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali and its application beyond.
>> The history and relevance of mantra to meditation practice.
>> Understanding mindfulness: what it means, where it comes from, and how it can be practiced.
>> Learn about and practice additional meditation techniques from Vedic, Tantric, Hathayoga, Buddhist, and devotional traditions.
>> Effects of pranayama on the nervous system, energy level and internal state.
>> The art of teaching pranayama in a group class.
>> Understanding the Bandhas and their relationship to our breath, applying them in pranayama practice, and the importance of pelvic floor health.
>> Discover how pranayama and meditation practices relate to the asana practice.
>> Develop a personalized consistent daily practice. Understand how to build a steady habit while learning to adjust the practice to suit the demands of daily life.
All students interested in Meditation & Pranayama are invited to join!
LEAD TEACHERS: Lindsay Hilscher & Eileen Goddard
GUEST TEACHERS: Brian Nygard
DATES & TIMES: January 17-19 & 24-26, 2020
Saturdays: 9:00am-1:00pm & 2:00pm-6:30pm
Sundays: 9:00am-1:00pm & 2:00pm-6:30pm
Noho: 666 Broadway @ Bond St, 3rd Floor
SELF INVESTMENT: $750
Payment Deadline: January 12, 2020
EARLY BIRD RATE: $650 *
Early Bird Deadline: December 22, 2019
*For the Early Bird Rate, full payment must be made by the Early Bird Deadline
TO REGISTER: Fill out an online application and then pay in full*! Registration opens October 6, 2019.
* 1 month of FREE YOGA CLASSES start the day you pay your full tuition! No refunds within 31 days before the program begins, and refunds requested more than 31 days before the program begins lose $150 processing fee only.