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Yin Teacher Training Intensive

Yin Teacher Training

Cherry Grove, Co. Cork Carrigaline, IE
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Type of Event

  • Teacher Training

Yoga Styles

When

Jul 3 to
Jul 6
2014
03:00 amto10:00 am

When: 3rd to 6th July 2014, Time 09.00am to 5.00pm.

Price

400 €

Investment: 400 Euro ( 350 Euro if paid in full before 6th June 2014) 100 Euro non-refundable deposit to secure a place.

Full Description

Yin Yoga is a complementary yoga practice to more dynamic and active yoga styles. In Yin Yoga, floor postures are held passively for several minutes in order to access a safe and positive ‘stress’ on the deeper layers of connective tissue in the , Yin Yoga restores and maintains the natural mobility of the joints, primarily between the navel and the knees. Energetically, Yin Yoga opens the body’s meridian system, which enhances the body’s energetic flow and supports emotional equilibrium.

Yin Yoga emphasizes stillness and silence. The practice prepares both the body and mind for deeper experiences in meditation.

The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Intensive will include:

Learn four essential Yin sequences, with relevant modifications and adjustments
Understand the positive physiological effects of Yin Yoga on the connective tissue and joint health
Learn about how the Chinese energy system is influenced by the practice of Yin Yoga, with emphasis on meridian and organ health
Acquire experiential and theoretical knowledge of the Buddha’s core teachings on mindfulness meditation, which Is a great framework for integrating meditative themes into Yin classes or personal practice
The Training is suitable for those both interested in teaching Yin Yoga or for those who simply wish to deepen their understanding of the practice
Students will receive a certificate of training which is eligible for Continuing Education credit (30hrs) with the Yoga Alliance
Training includes a 65 page manual
Students advised to have a copy of ’Yinsights’ ( can be purchased as a pdf) or ‘The Complete Guide to Yin Yoga’ by Bernie Clarke.
When: 3rd to 6th July 2014, Time 09.00am to 5.00pm.

Investment: 400 Euro ( 350 Euro if paid in full before 6th June 2014) 100 Euro non-refundable deposit to secure a place.

Who can attend: Suitable for yoga teachers, trainee teachers or anyone with a passion and a strong interest in yoga.

To Book: Contact Carmel 087 9694378 or Places limited.

About Josh Summer:

Josh is a Yin Yoga teacher, a licensed acupuncturist, and a meditation instructor. Josh began studying Iyengar yoga in the early nineties with James Murphy in New York City. Since then, he has spent several years living abroad in India, Taiwan and Burma where he has studied both yoga and meditation. As his interest in Vipassana or insight meditation developed so too did his interest in more contemplative forms of yoga practice. With a professional background in Oriental Medicine and a personal passion for the Dharma, Josh fell in love with Yin Yoga as a beautiful synthesis of the two.

Josh now teaches workshops and trainings throughout the United States and Europe. For more information, please visit his website: