Winter/Spring 2020 Yoga Intensive & Yoga Teacher Training Program

Orientation & information session: Saturday, January 11th, 2020, 4:00 pm
Course dates: February 15th – June 27th, 2020

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Module 1 — Yoga Intensive — Link spiritual practice with physical practice

6-week program, starting February 15th, 2020

Module 1 is open to anyone who would like to learn more about yoga and the yogic way of life. This intensive program is designed to build a strong foundation of asana, meditation, and ethical foundations for a spiritual life. Students progress through deeper study of yogic philosophy, anatomy, postures, mindfulness, and deep-dive workshops on special topics while incorporating these principles into their daily lives.

This module will include:

  • Yoga philosophy, including passages from the Bhagavad Gita, Upanishads, Tantra
  • The 8 limbs of Patanjali
  • Alignment principles and methodology of Ashtanga Yoga
  • 100 hours of supervised practice
  • Three workshops:
    • Ayurvedic Principles with Asrael Zemenick
    • The Buddhist Mind with Whit Hornsberger, January 24th, 25th and 26th, 2020
    • Intro to Ashtanga, February 2nd, 2020
  • Includes unlimited yoga membership from Feb 15th to March 30th

Module 1 can be taken on its own or as the prerequisite to Module 2 of our Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) program. Entrance to the YTT module is based on suitability.

Module 2 Yoga Teacher Training Program — Qualify for Yoga Alliance RYT 200-hour designation

March 28th – May 9th; June 6th – 27th, 2020

The student is required to have a regular yoga practice prior to acceptance to the YTT program, preferably an Ashtanga or flow-style class.

This module will include: 

  • Method of Ashtanga Yoga taught in the traditional manner at 6:30 am, five to six days a week. An afternoon Mysore class will be offered as well.
  • Asana, meditation, and philosophy teachings on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
  • Anatomy course will be done online with David Keil, and is to be completed by the end of June. Cost approximately $75 dollars
  • Assignments will be given at the beginning of teacher training.

Completion of the Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) program requires participation in a jointly held class fundraiser, “108 Sun Salutations,” and two classes taught by each student at the end of the program. Upon completion of the program, mentorships will be offered.

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To apply

We invite you to download the application form here: 2020 Intensive & Yoga Teacher Training Program (Adobe PDF file). Please bring the completed survey (Pages 4 and 5) to Harmony Yoga.

Email us at harmonyyogaduncan@gmail.com or call 250-597-1919 for more information about the program. Harmony Yoga is a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance.

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