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Kirtan College: A Weekend Chanting Intensive

with David Newman "Durga Das"

September 27 - 30, 2018
This program is being held at our LOTUS Conference Center.
For more information about the this retreat center please click here
Open your heart with song and devotion at Kirtan College. This in-depth course is designed to help all people explore Kirtan and Bhakti Yoga.

Kid’s Yoga Program

with Nitya Griffith, E-RYT 200, CRYT

September 27 - 30, 2018
Bring your children with you this weekend! This is a childcare program for guests who come to visit with children ages 5–11! While you enjoy your program, you can feel confident that the kids will be well looked after by our experienced staff.

Embrace Your Weird: Yoga, Meditation, and Writing to Manage Anxiety

with Lisa Jakub

September 28 - 30, 2018
Embrace your weird and learn to live with more ease and authenticity, whether you have a diagnosed anxiety disorder or just experience everyday stress. With Yoga asana (posture) practice, meditation, writing exercises, and mindful group dialogues about managing anxiety, you can learn to de-stress and find tranquility.

Yoga for the Core: Understanding the Anatomy of Your Center

with Letícia Padmasri, M.A., E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

September 28 - 30, 2018
Deepen your understanding and practical application of core stability—a topic often discussed, but seldom understood. A strong core is nourishing and freeing.

Surfing in the Sea of Change

with Swami Vidyananda, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

October 5 - 7, 2018
It may seem that there’s nothing you can do about the speed of change in your life and the world around you. Yet you have more control than you may think.

Laugha Yoga 3-Day Leader Certification Weekend

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

October 5 - 7, 2018
Get your certification to lead Laugha Yoga sessions and bring the healing and uplifting practice of intentional laughter to others. Laugha Yoga is an ancient, new idea for reconnecting us to our true Self. Through yogic laughter sessions, Laugha Nidra® (guided deep relaxation following the laughter), pranayama (yogic breathing practices) and meditation we can reach a profound level of peace, joy, and relaxation.

Laugha Yoga 4-Day Teacher Certification

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

October 7 - 10, 2018
Attend this four-day certification and receive all the instruction, materials (including a teacher's manual), and experience you will need to begin training other laugha Yoga leaders to successfully run their own Laugha Yoga Leader Certification programs. In this 4-day Laugha Yoga teacher training, you will be trained and qualified to certify other Laugha Yoga Leaders. Laugha Yoga is an ancient new idea of combining the practices of Yoga with prolonged intentional laughter. This combination is extremely potent and therapeutic.

Fall Silent Retreat: The Changing Colors of Your Inner Life

with Reverend Sam Rudra Swartz, IYM, E-RYT 200, RCYT, YACEP and Integral Yoga Senior Staff

October 11 - 14, 2018
Autumn is a season of introspection. It is the perfect time for renewal, reflection, and self-growth. Join us for Yogaville’s annual Fall Silent Retreat to reconnect with your inner self and enjoy the benefits of your spiritual practices.

Coming Home: Moving Deeper Into Mindfulness and Love

with Susan Carol Stone, Ph.D.

October 19 - 21, 2018
Through interactive practices and challenging inquiry, this program will focus on the convergence of mindfulness and love in order to broaden and enliven your spiritual path.

Midweek Seminar: Yogic Wisdom – The Path of Non-Duality

with Reverend Bhagavan Metro

October 23 - 25, 2018
Join other seekers for a midweek seminar that will explore the nature of reality and our evolving identification to that which is Unlimited, Permanent, Real, and One. Learn the powerful Jnana Yoga techniques of witnessing which lead to awakening to your True Self.

Living in Your Truth: How Wild It Is to Let It Be

with Tara (Becky) Eschenroeder, E-RYT 500, RCYT, YACEP and Special Guest Christie Lenée

October 26 - 28, 2018
Navigate toward freedom from discontentment, attachments, and self-doubt by cultivating trust and acceptance during this weekend of self-exploration. Contemplate yogic philosophy and the chakras while you experience discussion, journaling, Yoga Nidra, and rhythmic Vinyasa flow set to Druminyasa's beats.

Introduction to Yin Yoga

with Biff Mithoefer, E-RYT 500

October 26 - 28, 2018
Guided by Biff Mithoefer, author of The Yin Yoga Kit, you will practice Yin Yoga to bring health to your body and balance to your busy, Yang-style life.

Awakening Bhakti: A Celebration of Divine and Human Love

with Jai Uttal and Visvambhar "Vish" Sheth

November 2 - 4, 2018
In the journey of Bhakti, your emotions become the fuel to reconnect you with the Divine and help you to find healing and wholeness within yourself. Through singing kirtan you can explore, express, and share the deepest caverns of your soul—and ultimately find the eternal springs of love.

How to Cultivate Healing and Inner Peace

with Tom Spector, Ph.D.

November 2 - 4, 2018
How to Cultivate Healing and Inner Peace Presenter(s): Tom Spector Date: March 2–4, 2017 Tuition: $240 Join Tom to enjoy a meditation, healing, and inner peace course designed for everyone, even those who believe they could never meditate. With over 40 years’ experience, Tom’s teachings are crystal clear and easy-to-follow, combining profound meaning with light […]

Saturday Concert with Jai Uttal and Visvambhar “Vish” Sheth

with Jai Uttal and Visvambhar "Vish" Sheth

November 3, 2018
  November 3, 2018 $30 advance purchase / $40 at the door Join us for an intimate concert with Jai Uttal As part of  Awakening Bhakti Weekend Workshop, Jai will perform a special concert for the Saturday night Satsang. All are welcome. Through singing kirtan you can explore, express, and share the deepest caverns of […]

Midweek Seminar: Making the Yogic Lifestyle Fun and Effective

with Amrita Sandra McLanahan, M.D.

November 6 - 8, 2018
When you feel well, you can have more fun! Join other fun-seekers for a midweek seminar that will provide you with powerful yet simple tools to build the foundation of a yogic lifestyle.

Ashtanga Yoga: Sthira Bhaga–Strength and Grace

with Tim Feldmann

November 9 - 11, 2018
Are you curious about Ashtanga Yoga but concerned that it might be too athletic? Does your asana practice need a tune-up? Then this workshop is for you!

Yoga Nidra for Complete Relaxation and Stress Relief

with Julie Lusk, E-RYT 500, M.Ed.

November 9 - 11, 2018
  Title: Presenter(s): Julie Lusk Date: November 9–11, 2018 Tuition: $240 Join in and learn the essential principles and practices of Yoga Nidra and why it matters during this Yoga Nidra workshop. Yoga Nidra means “yogic sleep.” It’s a comprehensive practice for going far beyond deep relaxation to a place of natural peace and quiet […]

Catalyst for Change: Ancient Wisdom, Modern Neuroscience

with Michael Lee, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT, Dip.Soc.Sci, Dip.T., M.A.

November 16 - 18, 2018
Join Michael Lee of Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy for an enlightening exploration of the aspects of Yoga and the Buddha’s teachings that focus directly on the process of creating change in human behavior.

Yoga Tune-Up for the Holidays

with Letícia Padmasri, M.A., E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

November 16 - 18, 2018
Join us for a Yoga tune-up this holiday season. Explore and realign with the divine nature of being while creating a well-disciplined routine.

Loosening the Knots

with Raama Das, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT, YACEP

November 23 - 25, 2018
Loosen the knots that bind you during this workshop designed to release mental and emotional tension that manifests in the joints, muscles, and organs. Join Raama for a weekend of practical Yoga experience from the Tantric tradition to learn a complete, foundational toolkit for greater wellbeing.

The Art of Giving and Receiving: Vedic Thai Yoga Bodywork

with Sudevi Linda Kramer, LMT, E-RYT 500, M.A.

November 30 - December 2, 2018
Experience exotic stretches and Thai Yoga bodywork —a synthesis of acupressure, rhythmic compressions, ancient breathing arts, and meditation. Utilized therapeutically in Thailand, Thai Yoga produces balance and harmony within the body, mind, and spirit.   Presenter(s): Sudevi Linda Kramer Date: November 30–December 2, 2018 Tuition: $270 => Can this be added in the sidebar as […]

Relax and Rejuvenate with Restorative Yoga

with Satya Greenstone, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

November 30 - December 2, 2018
Restorative Yoga is a simple, effective antidote to stress, tension, and anxiety. In this practice, your body is placed in gentle, supported asanas.

Living with Your Nervous System

with Joann Lutz, MSW, LICSW, E-RYT, C-IAYT

December 7 - 9, 2018
While a short-term stress response can be helpful for navigating situations safely, lasting stress can have a negative effect on well-being. Yoga is a practice that can help you reclaim and maintain the health of your autonomic nervous system.

Heal, Connect, and Elevate: Discovering the Shades of the Feminine Soul

with Faith Hunter, E-RYT 500

December 7 - 9, 2018
You deserve joy, abundance, and love! Join Faith Hunter for a glorious weekend designed to heal, connect, and elevate your spirit. Come together and unite with a community of other amazing women to reactivate your fierce inner light.

Curb Your Cravings: Overcoming Emotional Eating and Compulsive Behaviors

with Amrita Sandra McLanahan, M.D. and Sampada Desai, M.A., LPC, E-RYT 500, CLL

December 7 - 9, 2018
Comfort foods can be discomforting in the long run. Learn the skills to protect yourself from the effects of emotional eating and other addictive behaviors.

Free All-Day Laughter Yoga Workshop: Live, Laugh, Love!

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

January 5, 2019
Click here for other upcoming Laugha Yoga events Join us and spend a day Laughing for No Reason! And experience the Joy of Laughter and the Bliss of Yoga with Bharata Wingham, a "Laughter Ambassador." Laugha Yoga® is an ancient, new idea for reconnecting us to our true self. Through prolonged Laughter sessions, laughayama (breathing practices), meditation and Laugha Nidra® (guided deep relaxation) we can reach a profound level of peace, joy, and relaxation. Read an article by Bharata in Hektoen International Journal published by the Hektoen Institute of Medicine about how medical science is discovering the how laughter can…

Basic Meditation: The Art of Mastering Your Mind

with Rev. Paraman Barsel and Rev. Lakshmi Barsel, Ph.D.

January 11 - 13, 2019
A calm and focused mind can achieve anything, and the science of meditation provides the perfect tools for attaining that focus.

Seek the Self: A Quest for Inner Awareness

with Rev. Sumati Govinda Steinberg, RN, BSN, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

January 18 - 20, 2019
What is consciousness? Who am I? These timeless questions lead us in search of answers that can only be found when we seek the Self within.

Therapeutic Yoga and Mindfulness: Exploring Self-Care and Resiliency

with Shirley Telles and M. Mala Cunningham, Ph.D., C-IAYT

January 25 - 27, 2019
Self-care and resiliency are important concepts for successfully navigating our lives. Therapeutic Yoga and mindfulness offer powerful tools for managing stress, trauma, relationships, work, and personal life.

Find Your Voice, Open Your Heart: Mantra and Bhakti Yoga

with Gita Zember, RYT 500

February 1 - 3, 2019
Find your inner voice as you tread the devotional path of Bhakti Yoga. Join Gita Zember of Gita's Dream Kirtan to discover how mantra can open your heart to the sacred mysteries of the divine. Experience the power of sound as you explore Sanskrit, mantra (divine sound), and kirtan (chanting of sacred sounds).

Healthy and Happy Relationships the Yogic Way

with Mukta Kaur Khalsa, Ph.D.

February 15 - 17, 2019
Creating and sustaining healthy, happy relationships is easier said than done! Often we love too much and find it difficult to set boundaries. We feel hurt or disappointed when we expect too much from others.

Aging Agelessly

with Barbara Prema Brown, E-RYT 500

February 22 - 24, 2019
The timeless practices of Yoga help practitioners to age agelessly—maintaining the energy, strength, and keen perception of their younger years.

The Paths of Yoga: Aligning Hand, Heart, and Head

with Swami Asokananda, E-RYT 500

March 1 - 3, 2019
Truth is one, but the paths of Yoga are many. The paths of Yoga correspond to the hand (action), the heart (love), and the head (intelligence).

Brain Science, Mindfulness, and Yoga: Powerful Strategies for Healing

with M. Mala Cunningham, Ph.D., C-IAYT

March 8 - 10, 2019
Yoga works—here’s proof. New technologies now allow researchers to directly observe how Yoga and mindfulness practices shape the brain.

Weeklong Raja Yoga Immersion

with Swami Karunananda, E-RYT 500

March 11 - 17, 2019
Raja Yoga is a pathway to liberation—freedom from all sorrow, fear, and suffering—enabling you to experience the highest spiritual realization.

Yoga for the Female Pelvic Floor: Demystifying “Down There”

with Leslie Howard E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

March 15 - 17, 2019
A pelvic floor requires more than just kegels to stay healthy. Proper strengthening of the pelvic floor helps to create the correct foundation of each movement in the body. This is the true meaning of "core work."

Yoga Vacation in Guatemala

with Ram Wiener, E-RYT 500 and Rukmini Ando, RYT 500

March 16 - 22, 2019
Book now and get $100.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until Dec 31, 2018.
Join us for a Yoga vacation in Guatemala and watch your workday blues vanish into thin air. Discover the breathtaking vistas of cobalt-blue Lake Atitlan uniquely surrounded by some of Guatemala’s largest volcanoes.

TRE: A Natural Way to ‘Shake Off’ Stress

with Jacy Sundlie, TRE Trainer, LSW, CCA

March 22 - 24, 2019
Release tension and trauma with TRE (Tension and Trauma Releasing Exercises), a cutting-edge technique in stress reduction.

Yoga for Detox: Spring Cleaning for Body and Mind

with Satya Greenstone, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

March 22 - 24, 2019
Spring is the perfect time to get out of the doldrums and shed our winter coat, both physically and mentally. Yoga for Detox provides a weekend of gentle yogic detoxification in a pristine environment away from the world’s distractions.

The Spiritual Art of Memoir: Discovering the Invisible Thread of Grace

with Joan Borysenko, Ph.D.

March 29 - 31, 2019
In this workshop, the bones of your spiritual journey will begin to emerge through your memoir writing and in the mirror of the other good people who have come together to make meaning and share the legacy of their life.

Accessible Yoga Training

with Rev. Jivana Heyman, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT, IYM

March 29 - April 1, 2019
Discover how to make the Yoga teachings available to everyone, regardless of their level of physical ability, during the Accessible Yoga Training. Learn to create integrated Accessible Yoga classes where all students can practice together.

Yoga for Your Dosha: Find Balance with Ayurveda

with Michael Rhadeya Plasha, E-RYT 500, RPYT

April 5 - 7, 2019
The principles of Ayurveda, the science of longevity, can support us in adapting, adjusting, and accommodating our Yoga practice to our doshas.

Yoga of Forgiveness: A Course in Miracles Retreat

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

April 19 - 21, 2019
Join us on Easter weekend for this program based on Christian principles and terminology. A Course in Miracles focuses on “The Forgiveness Principle”– a crucial aspect of the path of Yoga and key to our emotional health. This weekend will explore the place of forgiveness in our spiritual practices. A Course in Miracles can be seen as a form of Christian Yoga, practicing forgiveness, which accelerates our progress in reuniting with our true Self.

The Art of Giving and Receiving: Vedic Thai Yoga Bodywork 2019

with Sudevi Linda Kramer, LMT, E-RYT 500, M.A.

April 26 - 28, 2019
Experience exotic stretches and Thai Yoga bodywork —a synthesis of acupressure, rhythmic compressions, ancient breathing arts, and meditation.

Interfaith Renewal Retreat: Refresh, Recharge, and Reconnect

with Swami Jyotirmayananda, Rev. Sumati Govinda Steinberg, RN, BSN, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT and Sari Heidenreich

May 3 - 5, 2019
Join like-minded seekers for an Interfaith Retreat. Treat yourself to a weekend of spiritual nourishment and connection with other interfaith believers.

Kid’s Yoga Program – 2019

with Nitya Griffith, E-RYT 200, CRYT

May 24 - 27, 2019
Bring your children with you this weekend! While you enjoy your program, you can feel confident that the kids will be well looked after by our experienced staff and entertained through a variety of fun activities. Arts and crafts, music, dance, drama, hiking, and games will keep them busy and laughing throughout the weekend. In addition, they’ll learn about ashram life, Integral Yoga, and Sri Swami Satchidananda.

Yoga of Devotion: A Retreat with Krishna Das

with Krishna Das

May 24 - 27, 2019
Join world-renowned musician Krishna Das in an experiential weekend filled with kirtan (chanting of sacred sounds). In this special concert and kirtan workshop, you will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to immerse yourself in chanting holy mantras with the Grammy-nominated “rockstar of Yoga.”

Krishna Das Saturday Concert

with Krishna Das

May 25, 2019
As part of his annual Yogaville 4-Day Retreat, Krishna Das will perform a special concert for the Saturday night Satsang. All are welcome.

Total Yoga Nidra Immersion Experience

with Uma Dinsmore-Tuli, Ph.D., C-IAYT

June 7 - 9, 2019
Immerse yourself in the nourishing, restorative, and transformative practice of Yoga Nidra, or yogic sleep, during this practical workshop.

Bridging the Divide: Creating Inclusive Yoga Spaces

with Dianne Bondy, E-RYT 500

June 7 - 9, 2019
Join Dianne Bondy in an accessible Yoga workshop designed to help you bridge the divide of social limitation and experience the inclusive nature of Yoga.

LifeForce Yoga to Manage Your Mood

with Amy Weintraub, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT, MFA, YACEP

June 28 - 30, 2019
The author of the groundbreaking book Yoga for Depression guides you through evidence-based Yoga practices for managing your mood. LifeForce Yoga® interweaves the power of an ancient discipline with current scientific findings to help you release what is no longer serving you—without a story attached!

Yoga Nidra Training and Certification – Level 1 2019

with Julie Lusk, E-RYT 500, M.Ed.

September 6 - 11, 2019
Attending this Yoga Nidra training will give you the tools and resources needed to lead others effectively in Yoga Nidra and avoid dangerous pitfalls.

Yogic Science to Break Habits and Addictive Behavior

with Mukta Kaur Khalsa, Ph.D.

October 18 - 20, 2019
A life of freedom, health, and autonomy is your birthright. Discover practical techniques to heal from the effects of harmful substances and addictive behaviors during this instructive and experiential training.

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