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Community Kirtan

August 19

@ Asheville Yoga Center


5 Day Bhakti Vinyasa Flow

September 5 - 9

Asheville Yoga Center

in person

Come for an opportunity to join a special group of aspiring and experienced yoga teachers and serious students who are ready to deepen their practices and transform themselves into more effective and creative flow yoga teachers.


Bhakti means devotion to something higher than just ourselves. Whether it be toward a relationship, a family, a community, future generations or all beings, Bhakti is essentially the development of compassion, love, gratitude and equanimity.

Vinyāsa means to move skillfully with the breath. It is a set of principles that can help us accept where we are now so that we can move with integrity from one posture to the next in a flowing yoga sequence toward optimal well-being.


This teacher training will inspire or re-inspire the fundamentals of vinyasa flow yoga with a devotional aspect that will awaken the heart to love and peace. Students looking to become teachers, students who are currently teachers with or without previous training, or students simply having the desire to deepen their practice, will find this course inspiring and practical.



How to design and teach dynamic sequences
Teaching Ujjayi breathing (the inner and outer technique)
5 Bandhas for functional alignment
Mantras for empowerment
9 kinds of Bhakti

Foundations of Meditation

September 20 - October 18, 2022 

Asheville Yoga Center

in person

Want to learn four powerful meditation techniques gradually, step by step? Each session builds each week to help you learn how to develop automatically stable, clear and calm attention (śamatha), insight that interrupts the causes of suffering (vipaśyanā), an abundance of positive emotions for healthy relationships (mettā) and the skill to sort out your thoughts on a wide range of issues (vicāra). 

This weekly series includes:

  • 5 in-person sessions at our studio

  • 4 powerful meditation techniques

  • 28 daily emails with guided meditations including daily email support

  • Access to an optional daily live-stream guided meditations from 6:15-6:35am (ET) followed by Q&A

  • A certificate of completion worth 15 YACEUs