200 hour multi-style Yoga Teacher Training in Costa Rica, holistic equine program
Special Yoga Alliance registered 200 hour
Multi-style Yoga Teacher Training
optional Yoga in Harmony with Horses: Holistic Equine Yoga Program Certification
Yoga with a View and Kindred Spirits are hosting another YTT course in October in Cahuita, Costa Rica. The theme of the training course is Multi-style Yoga with an optional certification program with horses. Learn how to teach multiple styles of yoga and become a more balanced rider in harmony with your horse.
Type of Event
- Teacher Training
standard room, double sharing, all meals except on Sundays, all instruction.
for certification in Holistic Equine Program the cost is $3800
Kindred Spirits with Terry Lillian Newton, and Corinne Rosita Aulakh have developed a unique approach to connecting with horses. Following a blend of Yoga practices, Jin Shin Jyutsu, Ayurvedic principals, and natural horsemanship this program offers you the opportunity to deepen your understanding of horses and enhance your riding skills.
The 200 hour course is registered with Yoga Alliance and follows their curriculum guidelines.
Students will learn to teach Ashtanga Vinyasa, Hatha, and Shivananda Yoga styles deepening their own understanding of Yoga and enhancing their professional yoga teaching careers. Other topics covered include:
Yoga philosophy and ethics: Sutras of Patanjali, Treastise by Sage Thirumoolar, Bhagavad Gita, Autobiography of a Yogi.
Asanas, pranayama, mudras, bandhas, shatkarmas, mantra chanting
ayurveda and yoga practices
meditation: passive and active
special populations: children, senior, pre-natal, pregnancy
yoga adjustments and modifications
interaction with horses: see certification guidelines
The course is intensive with a final written essay exam, a meditation practical, an asana class practical, and a written hour long asana class.
Dates: October 1-23, 2015 Price: $3100
Dates: September 28-October 23 Holistic Equine Yoga Program including YTT multi style course Price: $3800
Where: Magellan Inn, Cahuita
Double shared room with AC.
All meals included except Sundays.
Meals: as a yoga retreat all meals are vegetarian and organic and drinks are caffeine free. Twice daily herbal teas are served . Our free spring fed water is tested and available to you 24-7, to nourish your body as you nourish your soul.
Pre-requisites for YTT course: suited to all levels of yoga experience, we only ask that you be willing to let go of all expectations and goals, to live in the moment and appreciate the value of what it has to offer.
Successful graduates will receive a diploma from Yoga with A View and are eligible to register with YA as 200-RYT. Students enrolled in the Yoga with Horses program will receive the same diploma in addition to a certificate from Yoga in Harmony with Horses: Holistic Equine Yoga Program.
Yoga in Harmony with Horses: Holistic Equine Yoga Program.
Way of Life: the natural life horses
This is a 3 day introductory course in Natural horsemanship and holistic care and understanding of horses.
Mission: Offer an opportunity to students to realize their own commitment to self-awareness through their ethical interactions with horses as a path to understand and live a socially and spiritually responsible life on Mother Earth.
Goal: become a more balanced rider in harmony with your horse.
Pledge: As a graduate of Yoga in Harmony with Horses: Holistic Equine Yoga Program
I pledge to honor myself, all beings, and Mother Earth.
I pledge to humbly share my knowledge and experience when asked.
Certificate prerequisites and topics covered.
Intermediate rider and horse care knowledge
weight of rider: 180 pounds
willingness to let go of all expectations and goals, to live in the moment and appreciate the value of what it has to offer.
2. Topics Covered
a. communication skills
b. herd behavior
c. body language
2. holistic care
essential oil therapy
horse’s natural diet and nutritional needs
3. Muscular and energy points
Jin shin Jyutsu
Yoga stretches for horses
4. Meditation and yoga breathing techniques
5. Equestrian yoga
Yoga poses, mounted and on the ground
6. the Path of the Equestrian Yogi
Patanjali and 8-limbs of yoga
Sutras of Patanjali
philosophy and ethics ( community , karma yoga)
There will be a practical and written exam.