To study ayurveda is to study how our mind, body, and spirit are interconnected to nature and the world around us. Ayurveda is the sister science of yoga and focuses primarily on ayurvedic lifestyle practices that support health, balance, and self-transformation. Our unique four-unit Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist certification program incorporates a holistic understanding of the science of yoga as the foundation for the study of ayurveda. 

In our Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist training program, you will learn the core concepts of ayurveda, including clinical, psychological, lifestyle, and philosophical applications of this ancient wisdom. You’ll learn how simple implementations of ayurvedic nutrition, diet, and routine can create profound transformations in your life and the lives of others. You’ll experience first-hand the healing power that comes from balancing the doshas through aligning your actions with the seasons. 

When you enroll in this exciting ayurveda program, you will learn the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Design dosha balancing asana sequences for different seasons, times of day, and specific ages
  • Use ayurvedic recipes and food and spice combinations to address imbalances and promote health and vitality
  • Create a practical lifestyle plan for yourself and your students based upon specific needs and goals
  • Offer one-on-one ayurvedic consultations with a diet and lifestyle focus
  • Confidently teach ayurvedic principles of wellness in the classroom
  • Understand how the practices of yoga are supported by ayurvedic diet and lifestyle principles

Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist training program topics include:

  • How prana (life force) and ojas (deep vitality) can be cultivated to regulate and support agni (digestive fire) for optimal health
  • A deeper knowledge of doshas (constitutions), gunas (psychological tendencies), vayus (winds or movement of prana), and koshas (sheaths)
  • How to teach asana and pranayama to kindle agni and circulate prana for optimal energy management
  • The alchemy of yoga and ayurveda
  • Diet and lifestyle adjustments for daily, seasonal, and stage-of-life changes
  • How to identify and address vikriti (constitutional imbalances) using asana, pranayama, deep relaxation, and meditation

Module 1: July 20-22

Module 2: online anytime in August 2018

Module 3: Sept. 21-23

Module 4: Oct. 19-21

$399 for one module

$1396 for all four modules (save $200)