200hr & 500hr Hatha Teacher Training In PA, USA
Yoga Alliance: Yes
Each life is unique, every path your own, yet yoga points us in the direction of unity, showing us our connection with everything. Through our Yoga Teachers Training Courses you will learn to teach yoga with confidence as well as embody yoga; yoga is a way of life that can only be understood when lived. Our courses are a 2 – 3 week intensive immersion into yoga, where all true seekers are invited to participate.
The teachers for YTTC are highly qualified Yogini’s that have grown up in ashrams, practicing yoga and meditation all their lives. They embody yoga, as this is their foundation from which life is lived. If you are looking to study with teachers who live yoga not just practice yoga then this is the YTTC for you.
Our 200 hour certification runs for two weeks and is an intensive residential course where you will live the lifestyle of a yogi. You may continue with our Advanced Teachers Training Course which runs for three weeks. Taken together you are granted the title of Yogacharya and satisfies Yoga Alliance’s 500hr. level.
5:30 am – Wake up
6:00 am – Meditation, Nada Yoga, Lecture
8:00 am – Asanas, Pranayama
10:00 am – Brunch
11:00 am – Karma Yoga
12:00 – Personal Studies
2:00 pm – Main Lecture
4:00 pm – Asanas, Pranayama
6:00 pm – Dinner
7:30 – 9:30 pm – Meditation, Nada Yoga, Lecture
Meet Our Teachers:
Leela Mata is the founder of Leela Mata Peaceful Valley Ashram and an internationally known teacher with great wisdom. She has been blessed since childhood with mystical experiences and teachings from Masters. She comes from the Sivananda lineage, and studied directly with Swami Vishnu Devananda. Leela Mata also studied Ayurveda with Dr. Vasant Lad in both the United States and India. In the United States Leela Mata directed the Yoga Vedanta Centre in Ft. Lauderdale, while directing the centre, she and Yogi Hari developed Sampoorna Yoga and trained hundreds of teachers who practice throughout the world. She also teaches worldwide, including Africa, Europe, India, Canada and South America.
To learn more: http://www.leelamata.com/leela-mata/
Chitra Sukhu grew up in the many Sivananda Ashrams scattered around the world and is an experienced Yoga teacher, registered with The Yoga Alliance at the E-RYT 500 level. She has a Diploma in Ayurvedic Sciences from Kerala Ayurveda. She teaches and leads many Retreats around the world for adults and children. She has “birthed” the organization, New Age Kids Inc. — a sincere effort to generate well-balanced individuals with a Sense of Self, from an early age. She has ten Guided-Meditation CD’s to her name. Some of her CDs have become part of the Curriculum at schools. They have proven to reduce stress and confusion for Children, propagating healthy lifestyle, creativity, happiness and success. She has authored an acclaimed Children’s book, “Elven Rhyme – Journey through Time”. Chitra is now a published Playwright with Her play “To My Amazement”,garnering praise from recent performances in Canada. Chitra was the first to create the Youth Yoga Teachers Training Course (YYTTC) for Youth ages 16-21, Herein, young people can come together to learn more about Higher Consciousness and the Journey of the Self, while becoming Certified Yoga Teachers.
To learn more: http://newagekids.businesscatalyst.com/chitra
Darshanie Sukhu completed her teachers training directly under Swami Vishnudevananda at the age of 14, the youngest graduate at the time. She grew up in the Sivananda Yoga Ashrams, immersed in the reflective worlds of yoga, music and meditation. Growing up in such an environment of love and spirituality has given her a compassionate perspective on life’s journey and an inspired desire to help others grow into their own fullness . She has a degree in Philosophy, and currently manages the Leela Mata Peaceful Valley Ashram in Pennslyvannia, a yoga based community for spiritual practice, creative fulfillment and enlightenment.
To learn more: www.lovelyom.com