MINDFULNESS YOGA AND YOGA THERAPY TEACHER TRAINING- 200/500 HOURS
Become a Certified Yoga Teacher in the Spiritual Surroundings of Angkor Wat with Himalayan Internal Yoga School & Blue Indigo Yoga Cottage
Our all-inclusive 200-HR Yoga Teacher Training Course in Siem Reap, Cambodia includes: idyllic yoga retreat center accommodation; organic, vegetarian meals; and an environment dedicated to spiritual growth.
Type of Event
- Teacher Training
Teacher Training will be held every month from November through February at Blue Indigo Yoga Cottage in Siem Reap, Cambodia!
Nov 1 - Nov 28
Dec 1 - Dec 28
Jan 2 - Jan 29
Feb 1 - Feb 28
Next Available Months: Nov 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, and February 2017
Contact us at blueindigozencottage (at) gmail . com to reserve your spot today!
If you have any additional questions, please visit us at blueindigocottage . com!
About Your Teacher: Master Yoga Teacher Krishna Raja – Certified Master Yoga teacher and Yoga Therapist, hailing from a family of traditional Yoga practitioners in South India.
He learned Yoga techniques at the age of 8 from his uncle who was a yoga teacher and regular Yoga practitioner at Ramakrishna Mission and Vivekananda Ashram where they teach authentic traditional Yoga tech niques.
Gain a deep understanding of advanced practice of all 8 limbs of Yoga: Yama, Nyama, Pranayama, Prahtyhara, Asana, Dhana, Dyana and Samadhi.
Learn how to keep all systems of human body (according to ancient Yogic Science) in balance for optimal energy levels, peace of mind, physical health, longevity, disease prevention, spiritual attunement and much more.
Beyond General Yoga classes you will also be qualified to teach Stress Management, Weight Management, Yoga Therapy for Depression, Anxiety, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Yoga for Pregnant ladies, Meditation, Corporates, Children, Elderly persons, Sports persons, Trekkers on Mountains, and more.
Learn the general principles behind Yoga as a timeless systematic spiritual science, and yoga therapy that can be applied in any context, to improve anyone’s health, happiness, and spiritual well-being regardless of age or physical capacity.
On completion of the course you will receive internationally recognized “Yoga Alliance International” certificate.
IN ORDER TO MAKE THE COURSE AS ACCESSIBLE AS POSSIBLE WE HAVE 2 DIFFERENT PRICES:
Cost and Accommodation
Option 1.) USD $1300 Non-Resident Option - includes: daily vegetarian organic lunch, unlimited filtered water, month long 200 hour TTC course, and certificate*.
Option 2.) USD $2300 Resident Option- (recommended for the best experience possible) includes: boutique cottage accommodation; free wi-fi; three vegetarian, organic meals per day; unlimited filtered water; month long 200 hour TTC course, certificate*, and all amenities and extras listed above.
*Certificates will only be issued upon successful completion of the course.
ADD 200 USD TO PRICE FOR STUDENTS PURSUING THE 500 HOUR COURSE!
Each cottage at Blue Indigo is built with locally-sourced, natural materials and each cottage comes with an attached bathroom/shower, fan, and mosquito net.
We can also arrange accommodation at our students with a limited budget at an associated hotel. 600 USD for 29 days in Single AC room with breakfast included. We also offer a stay in a traditional Cambodian-style house in a single room with fan (non-AC) for 120 USD for 29 days.
If you have already completed another yoga TTC, please bring your certificate with you. You will then be given a 500 hour TTC certificate at the end of the monthly course due to completing more than one TTC.
Whether you have no previous yoga experience, or you have already completed other TTC’s and are looking for a more spiritual, authentic dimension to bring to your yoga practice you will benefit from this course. The knowledge is very deep and includes concepts from traditional Indian yoga not often taught in Western schools of yogic practice.
6.00 - Wake up
6.30 - 8. - Theory/ Self study/ Yogic Walks/ Devotional songs
8.00 - Breakfast
9. - 10. Self study/Rest
- 11. - Theory/ Practicals
- Juice Break
11.25 to 12.30 - Theory Practicals
12.30 - Lunch
1. to 3.30 - Rest/ Self study
3. - 5.30 - Theory / Practicals
5.30 - 7. - Rest/Free time
7. - Dinner
8.00 - Question and answer session
10. Lights off
About Your Guest Teachers:
- Dr. Shishir Gokhale is a graduate of MGM Medical College Indore and did MD Medical Microbiology at the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. He has served in the Indian Army Medical Corps as pathologist and microbiologist at various military hospitals for 27 years. He has established the laboratory facilities for all the hospitals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. He has been a teacher at the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, and a graduate and post graduate examiner at many universities. He has been Director of Blue Peter Research Center, Hyderabad, and Dean KMC International Center Manipal. He is presently Prof and Head, Dept of Microbiology and Director, Basic Sciences at the Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara, Nepal.
He has many publications in peer reviewed scientific and general periodicals and news papers. He has conducted research projects and presented numerous papers in various conferences. He has been invited as guest speaker in many forums. His other interests are holistic medicine, yoga, wine brewing, training pets, music, dramatics and literature.
- Well known for her medical practice and as an accomplished Ayurveda teacher, Dr. Sheetal Chopade brings with her, years of experience in this noble field. She is a strong believer in ayurveda which is an ancient and proven Indian medical science. Dr Sheetal is a practicing licensed doctor with 20 years experience and many of her patients within India and abroad. She has 15+ years of teaching experience and she is also a renowned visiting professor in Germany, France, and Switzerland.
Here is a concise synopsis of her career and tenures in terms of medical experience. She runs her own Panchkarma centre in Pune since 2011. She has worked as a Production Manager in an Indian Ayurvedic manufacturing company for 3 years and was a Director In Oriental Ayurveda health Products Pvt. Ltd. She has published articles on various topics of ayurveda in local magazine and newspapers.
GOAL - The goal of this program is to produce quality teachers who can teach Holistic Mindfulness Yoga according to ancient scriptures by integration of all aspects of Human system.
To teach how to practice Yoga without ANY INJURIES (authentic yoga )
The curriculum based on the principles laid down by the main two ancient schools of Yoga and Bhagavat Gita. -
a. Patanjali's Asthanga Yoga school- Based on principles laid down in his Yoga aphorisms.
b. Hatha Yoga school
-PURPOSE OF PRACTICING YOGA
-IMPORTANCE OF PRACTICING DAILY IN THIS MODERN WORLD.
-CONCEPT OF YOGA
-CONCEPT OF OUR HUMAN SYSTEM ACCORDING TO YOGIC SCIENCE - PANCHA KOSA. - FIVE BODIES CONCEPT - PHYSICAL BODY, ENERGY BODY, MIND BODY, KNOWLEDGE BODY, BLISS BODY.
-THEORY AND APPLICATIONS
-TWO SCHOOLS OF RAJA YOGA - PATANJALI'S ASTHANGA YOGA & HATHA YOGA
INTRODUCTION TO BHAGAVAT GITA AND PATANJALI'S YOGA SUTRAS
-18 chapters of Gita -Introduction
-Raja Yoga – The Path of Will Power- Introduction and summary of Raja Yoga - Purification of Mind, Avidhya/Ignorance, & Kleshas,
-Understanding specific Gita verses and Patnjali's Yoga Sutras relavence to various Yoga techniques and application.
-Learn and practice Raja Yoga
PATANJALI'S ASTHANGA YOGA
-Bahiranga Yoga - Indirect way of controlling the mind
-Antharanga Yoga – Direct way of controlling the mind
YAMA & NIYAMA
-Yama and Niyama and Modern Applications
-How the Yama and Niyama influence our minds
-Purpose of Asanas
-The key essence of Asanas
-Two schools of Asanas
-Classifications of Asanas
-Practicing Asanas with Deep Awareness and Deep Relaxation
-Deeper understanding of Asanas as one aspect of Yoga
-Features of practicing the regular Asanas holistic and Meditative way
-Benefits of Asana: Physical, Therapeutic and Spiritual benefits
-Complementary/counter postures and Limitations
-Two schools of Pranayama
-Purpose of Pranayama practice
-Six steps of Pranayama practice
-Physical, Therapeutic and Spiritual benefits
-Safe methods of practicing Pranayama
-Balance of Prana; Kundalani; Shakti; and Chakras
-What is Pratyahara - Theory
-Essence of Pratyahara
-Practicing Pratyahara in our day to day life
-How Pratyahara practice helps mastering the Mind
DIRECT WAY OF MASTERING MIND – ANTARANGA YOGA
-What is the mind
-The different states of the mind in our life
-What is Dharana
-Practice of Dharana
-Characteristics of Dharana
-Concept of Dhyana
-Practice of Dhyana
-Characteristics of Dhyana
SAMADHI - THE JUMP
-Concept of Samadhi
-Practice of Samadhi
-Characteristics of Samadhi
PREPARATORY EXERCISES FOR ASANAS
-Synchronising Breathing Exercises
-Yogic Physical exercises/ Sithilikarana Vyamas;
Sukshma Vyamas; and Sakthi Vikasas (Energizing exercises)
-Sun Salutations/ Surya Namaskara
-Instant Relaxation Techniques ( )
-Quick Relaxation Techniques ( )
-Deep Relaxation Techniques ( )
-Meditation and Silence
-Simple process of Meditation
-Obstacles to Meditation and how to over come.
KRIYAS/ CLEANSING TECHNIQUES
-Objectives of Kriyas
-Major Kriyas: Netti, Dhouti, Nouli, Basti, Kapala Bhatti, Trataka
ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
-Organs & Organ Systems
-Tamasika food, Rajasika food, Satvika food
-How Yogic diet influences your Mind
-Yogic Diet and Balanced Diet
-Ayurvedic code; Fundamental doctrine; Tridoshas; & Diagnosis methods
-Purification Therapy, Alleviating Therapy, Panchakarma
-Perspiration Therapy and Oil Therapy
-Ayurveda Massages with medicated oils
-Three types of love
-Prema to Bhakti
-Nine forms of Bhakti
-Varieties of Bhakti
-Practice of Bhakti: Kirtan chanting: Arati: and Pujas (Traditional Indian methods)
-Karma Yoga Practices- Practice of selfless services
-Working in Orphanages and teaching Yoga to children in the Orphanage
-Ethical and Moral principle
-Body, Prana, Mind
APPLICATIONS OF YOGA
A. YOGA THERAPY & WELLNESS - INTEGRATED APPROACH OF YOGA THERAPY () -
-Concept of IAYT based on Integrated Approach of Yoga practices (Holistic/ Mindfulness Yoga pracice)
-Modern Diseases and IAYT- How IAYT can prevent and manage 80 % of our modern day Psychosomatic diseases.
The following diseases will be covered for these practices in our TTC:
Diabetes, Arthritis, Asthma, Anxiety & Depression, Heart
Diseases, Insomnia, Back & Neck problems
B. YOGA FOR STRESS MANAGEMENT
C. YOGA FOR WEIGHT MANAGEMENT
E. YOGA FOR PREGNANCY
F. YOGA FOR CHILDREN
G. YOGA FOR SPORTS PERSONS
H YOGA FOR TREKKERS IN THE MOUNTAINS
-Participants first will be experiencing themselves the Integration of all five aspects/Bodies and Mindfulness Yoga practice and therefore they will be able to confidently teach others.
-Setting up a class
-General guidelines on Teaching
-Participants will also teach children in Orphanage during TTC under the guidance of the Teacher.
-Participants will teach each other under the guidance of the teacher.
-Participants will be trained to teach various groups of people such as Elderly people, Pregnant Ladies mentioned above under the Application of Yoga.