Member's Events Listing
New Zealand - Yoga Aotearoa - International Yoga Teachers Association Yoga Convention
When: Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 - Sunday, 20 Jan 2019
Where: Burns Lodge, Mosgiel, Dunedin
The Otago/Southland Branch of IYTA is thrilled to be hosting the next convention in the mainland of Aotearoa. The Convention will be held at Burns Lodge, Mosgiel, which is close to Dunedin Airport.
Journey into Sahaja - oneness and unity through Yoga. Four days of nourishment and inspiration for the mind, body and soul. Featuring keynote presenter Neal Ghoshal (www.sacredmoves.com), IYTA Teachers and Graduates as well as local artists.
For full details and to register go to www.iyta.org.nz/convention-2019
Note early bird registration closes 1 October 2018
Lighten your Life - Yogic Mindfulness with A.G. Mohan and Indra Mohan
When: Saturday, 22 Sep 2018 - Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018
CPD Points: 30
Where: Perth, WA
Pricing: $750 early bird/$795
Lighten your Life - This 5-day program will cover the following aspects of yogic mindfulness: Minding your body; Minding your breath; Minding your mind and senses; Minding your speech; Minding your food. You will gain a clear and applied understanding of the principles of yogic mindfulness that will enable you to take control of and guide your own practice. The lectures will be combined with self-analysis, followed by practical suggestion for practices that can be implemented at home, and over time.
Amanda Becker-Knox (08) 9399 1000
6-Day Meditation Retreat with Fuyuko Toyota
When: Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018 - Sunday, 30 Sep 2018
CPD Points: 28
Where: Brahma Kumaris Center, Peninsula, VIC
Pricing: Early Bird $1080
Take a much needed pause from daily life and follow your heart’s call for an inward journey to rest and renew.
When we allow ourselves to simply rest in and as our inherent ease of Being-ness, we experience feelings like aliveness, peace, lovingness, and quiet joy/happiness without cause or condition. We are simply recognising our original Being-ness = True Nature.
This retreat is an opportunity to experience your inherent Ease of Being. Our daily gentle program like iRest Yoga Nidra Meditation, Breath-sensing, Body-sensing yoga, Pranayama, iRest Yoga Nidra Meditation, walking in nature, and journaling in the beautiful and peaceful environment at Brahma Kumaris Retreat Centre in Victoria will nourish you deeply.
Retreat Reader: Fuyuko Toyota is a certified Meditation Teacher by Meditation Australia, IYTA Certified Yoga Teacher and IAYT Certified Yoga Therapist.
CPD Points: 28 (approx 58 retreat hours including yogic philosophy, yoga, pranayama, yoga nidra and meditation - 50% apply as CPD)
Pamper and Nourish your Body Mind and Soul Retreat
When: Friday, 26 Oct 2018 - Sunday, 28 Oct 2018
Where: Jacks Corner Retreat, Kangaroo Valley
Pricing: $500pp. $100 deposit to secure your spot then additional $400 needs to be paid by the 26th Sept 2018.
Come and enjoy a weekend away from the busyness of life. Participate in all the activities or book a massage (additional cost), read a book, have a snooze or simply do whatever your heart desires.
This retreat will leave you feeling refreshed, nourished and relaxed.
Join Level 1 Teacher Julie Jarvis for 3 days of nurturing in a tranquil retreat setting with delicious food prepared by a chef who cooks from her heart….catering for vegetarian, gluten free, lactose intolerant or any other food allergy. Our Yoga sessions will be gentle yet strengthening, flowing sequences in yin, restorative, chakra healing and vinyasa flow yoga. Julie’s philosophy is that YOGA IS FOR EVERYONE so her yoga sessions cater for everyone from seasoned yogis to those whose path has just begun. Mediation sessions will include the teaching of Buddhist meditation, candle gazing techniques and Yoga Nidra, a guided visual form of meditation.
Julie Jarvis: 0405 138 690
The Power of Yoga with Dr Kausthub Desikachar
When: Friday, 9 Nov 2018 - Sunday, 11 Nov 2018
Where: Crows Nest Community Centre
Pricing: $480 (Book by 31 August for Early Bird price: $395)
Another fabulous Sydney-based event is this three-day workshop exploring Asana, Pranayama and their energetic potentials with Dr Kausthub Deskichar in the tradition of T Krishnamachrya and TKV Desikachar.
See download for more information and how to book.