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Yoga Sutra

This event is a 300 Hour RYT Teacher Training module.  They are open to all, though you will get the most out of them if you have some yoga experience. We consider these advanced yoga studies. You do not need to be working on 300 hour certification to take this training. Full attendance required for 300-hour credit.

Decoding the Yoga Sūtra
Decoding the Yoga Sūtra

June 22 - 24, 2018
300-hour YA credit
All Levels Welcome

Save $50 if you sign up by May 11, 2018
$250 with Early Bird Special!
($300 after May 11, 2018)

Friday, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Saturday, 9:00 - 12:00 pm | 1:30 - 5:30pm
Sunday, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Come for a weekend of reflection on the most authoritative text on yoga philosophy. Originally written in a codified version of Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit, this text requires a commentary to make sense. Although the most popular commentary by Vyāsa (called the Yoga Bhashya) is the standard, there is a rich forest of other commentarial traditions that have emerged from the original text over the millennia.

In this workshop, we will unpack the Yogasūtra's greatest hits in a way that makes sense with a 21st century understanding of a wide variety of contemplative traditions, as well as the latest research in social neuroscience. You will also learn techniques for studying each sūtra that can help you engage your students with meaningful insights while they practice.

Required Reading (click on book title to purchase):
Any translation and commentary of the Yoga Sutras
We recommend

Yoga: Discipline of Freedom: The Yoga Sutra Attributed to Patanjali by Barbara Stoler Miller

Yoga: Sutras of Patanjali by Chip Hartranft

Recommended Reading (click on book title to purchase):
How Yoga Works by Geshe Michael Roach
The Yoga Handbook by Stephanie Keach
Yoga Sutra of Patanjali
The Essence of Yoga by Bernard Bouanchaud 

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More Info: Yoga Sutra & 300 Hour Advanced Studies

Cancellation and Transfer Policy

June 22, 2018

Upon registration you will receive an immediate email confirmation containing details about the workshop and information regarding the studio. If you are currently enrolled in our 300 Hour Advanced  Studies Teacher Training Modular program, will receive immediate credit after attending the module. You do not need to do anything, however, please feel free to contact events@youryoga.com with any concerns.

100% attendance required to all 300 Hour modules.

Need a place to stay? Check out our Lodging options!

What are Advanced Study Modules?

Benefits-05We’ve built our Advanced Study Modular Program around the drop-in concept. There are 11 required modules you need to take, each lasting anywhere from 2-5 days long, generally over a weekend. Modules are taught either by one of our experienced staff members or an international yoga teacher. We bring some of the biggest names in the industry to our studio and programs. In this very flexible modular program, you get to decide which particular module you take, at what time and taught by whom. And you have 5 years to complete 11 modules (some students do it within 2 years though). Modules are generally open to the public as well, so you will be joined by experienced teachers as well as aspiring enthusiasts. Modules can be taken by someone not going after a 300 Hour Certification–though if they decide later to pursue the 300 Hour Certification, they can retroactively include the modules they’ve already taken in the past 12 months only.