When:
May 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – May 13, 2017 @ 1:00 am
2017-05-07T17:00:00-07:00
2017-05-13T01:00:00-07:00
Cost:
Private Lodge room $745 Shared Cabin $645 Camping $495
Contact:
Richard Klein
250-352-6081

We are happy to host a 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training / Yoga Immersion with Karuna and Paul Erikson . This course is designed primarily for those who are considering becoming yoga teachers, but is also appropriate for yoga students wishing to deepen their experience and practice of yoga without necessarily planning to teach yoga, as well as for yoga teachers who wish to enhance their training and experience. We’d love for you to join us on this powerful journey into the vastness of yoga practice and teaching.
The Yoga-Shanti_0058-aHeart Yoga Center, is a Registered Yoga School with the internationally recognized organization Yoga Alliance, and follows their standards and recommendations. This course is offered in 3 levels, with level 1 offered May 8-13, 2017, Level 2 from September 11-16, 2017, and level 3 May 7-12, 2018. All levels will be held at the beautiful Mountain Waters Retreat Centre in Nelson, BC. Certification of completion of each course will be presented at the end of each six-day training. Upon completion of all three levels, students are certified by Heart Yoga Center at the 200 hour level, and may become Registered Yoga Teachers (RYT 200) with Yoga Alliance.
This course offers a deep experience of yoga, for people considering or already teaching yoga, and for those who love yoga and wish to immerse themselves in yoga practice and principles. This course is a profound integration of body, mind, heart and spirit, intended for yoga students of all levels who want to expand their experience of yoga as a spiritual practice and way of life.
The cost is for meals and accommodations for those students stay with us at Mountain Waters. Please contact Karuna at 250-229-4793, regarding course payment and fees. Please visit www.yogakaruna.com for more information about the course and tuition cost..
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Karuna Erickson is a devoted yoga teacher as well as a psychotherapist, practicing in both fields since 1970. The focus of her work is the integration of body, mind, heart, and spirit. She is the director of the Heart Yoga Center, a registered yoga teacher training school with the Yoga Alliance. She has trained yoga teachers for over 20 years. She teaches yoga internationally, interweaving Sufi poetry and Buddhist practices of mindfulness and lovingkindness meditation. She leads annual retreats in Costa Rica, Canada, and Bali.

 

 

 

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Paul Erickson is a psychotherapist and meditation and yoga teacher, specializing in the integration of these healing practices. By interweaving these wisdom and heart teachings, their accessibility for body/mind healing is enhanced.

Along with his ongoing psychotherapy practice, Paul has taught many yoga teacher certification programs, yoga and meditation workshops and retreats, and communication and stress reduction workshops in Canada, the US, Bali, and Costa Rica..nd meditation and yoga teacher, specializing in the integration of these healing practices. By interweaving these wisdom and heart teachings, their accessibility for body/mind healing is enhanced.

He has been certified as a Community Dharma leader through a 2 ½ year training at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in California. He has attended extended meditation retreats at Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA, Spirit Rock Meditation Center in CA, Hollyhock Retreat Centre in BC, Chaswa Monastery in Burma, and a retreat in Sri Lanka. Paul has studied with renowned Western Buddhist teachers including Jack Kornfield, Joseph Goldstein, Michelle McDonald and Steven Smith.
Paul is inspired by seeing the emotional and spiritual transformation in himself and others through the practices of these wisdom traditions. He has lived in the peaceful mountains of BC for over 40 years, raising a wonderful family and being nourished by the beauty and bounty of the natural world.

 


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