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Upcoming Programs & Workshops (24)

May 2024

Krishna Das Saturday Concert


with Krishna Das

May 25, 2024 - May 25, 2024

SOLD OUT Join Grammy-nominated and world-renowned musician Krishna Das for a night of transcendental kirtan with the Yogaville community. Krishna Das is a down-to-earth yogi as well as a beloved figure in the world of spirituality and music. All are…

June 2024

Peace is your Nature: Summer Silent Retreat


with Integral Yoga Senior Staff

June 06, 2024 - June 09, 2024

Rediscover your inner peace through a weekend immersed in sacred silence. Experience the incredible healing benefits that silence offers, from reducing cortisol levels to sparking creativity and alleviating insomnia. We invite you to temporarily step back from your regular routines…

Sacred Circle Dance: Find Peace, Joy and Healing


with Evelyn Beck

June 14, 2024 - June 16, 2024

Sacred Circle Dances are simple, gentle dances, embodying and integrating mind, body, and spirit. They have ancient roots in music and dance from cultures around the world. This weekend retreat will introduce you to dance as a way of connecting…

Strawberry Full Moon Retreat: Purnima Sadhana


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

June 20, 2024 - June 23, 2024

Join us at Satchidananda Ashram–Yogaville to experience a Strawberry Full Moon Retreat under the guidance of Satya Greenstone, senior disciple of Sri Swami Satchidananda. According to ancient yogic teachings, the full moon day is an auspicious time. The lunar energy…

World Sound Journey: Experiential Drumming & Wisdom of Ancient Instruments


with Daniel Scruggs

June 28, 2024 - June 30, 2024

Join us for an interactive, informative and immersive sound journey exploring over two dozen organic and rare indigenous instruments gathered from around the world! Experience rhythmic movement, meditation, breathing exercises and elements of integral yoga to incorporate into your daily…

July 2024

Bhakti Awakening: Journey with Mantras


with Acharya Mangalananda

July 05, 2024 - July 07, 2024

Immerse yourself in the transformative power of Bhakti Yoga with Acharya Mangalananda at Yogaville ashram. A devoted kirtan artist, Acharya Mangalananda is a direct disciple of Sri Anandamayi Ma, a venerated Indian saint of the 20th century. Discover the science…

Restorative Yoga: Relax and Rejuvenate


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

July 12, 2024 - July 14, 2024

“The human body is a temple. Keep it strong and supple. Treat it gently.” —Swami Satchidananda Restorative Yoga is an effective antidote to stress, tension and anxiety. During this practice, the body is placed in gentle, supported asanas or poses.…

Guru Poornima Celebration


with Integral Yoga Senior Staff

July 19, 2024 - July 21, 2024

Join us for the Celebration of Guru Poornima! Welcome to Guru Poornima honoring Sri Gurudev and the Light of Truth of all faiths. All are invited to attend who are free from symptoms of Covid, flu or other contagious illnesses.…

Meditation Teacher Training


with Swami Karunananda, E-RYT 500 and Integral Yoga Senior Staff

July 22, 2024 - August 04, 2024

For Yoga teachers and health professionals Our whole life experience is based on the condition of the mind, how we perceive and respond to situations. Meditation enables us to understand and gain mastery over the mind, helping us to improve…

August 2024

Crown of Eternal Sacredness: Lions Gate Portal Retreat


with Harmanjot Kaur

August 08, 2024 - August 11, 2024

In a world of superficial allure and short-lived fame, cultivating your connection with your dharma is the most sustaining and confidence-building action you can take. Embrace the eternal flame of divinity during this weekend retreat. On the auspicious occasion of…

Pelvic Floor Yoga to Alleviate Incontinence: An Evidence Based Practice


with Leslie Howard E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

August 30, 2024 - September 01, 2024

In this weekend retreat, study with yoga therapist and pelvic floor expert Leslie Howard as she shares the evidence-based yoga practices for pelvic floor health used in studies on the benefits of yoga for pelvic floor health with a specific…

September 2024

The Last Savasana: Embracing Your Final Exit


with Leslie Howard E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

September 01, 2024 - September 01, 2024

September 1, 2024 from 2–5:30 pm Join Leslie for a soul-stirring exploration and deep dive into Savasana. In a culture of avoiding death, this intimate practice beckons us to look at the inevitable and beautiful truth of our mortality. Throughout…

Yoga for Lower Back Pain


with Loren M. Fishman, M.D., B.Phil. (Oxon.) and Liz Larson, MA, MS, RYT 200

September 06, 2024 - September 08, 2024

Lower back pain is the leading cause of disability worldwide. Dr. Loren Fishman, Oxford graduate and lifelong yogi, outlines powerful, safe methods for relieving lower back pain in yourself and in your students during this hands-on weekend workshop. Though Dr.…

Introduction to Practical Ayurveda: Finding Your Flow with the Elements


with Hannah Levin, NAMA, E-RYT, YACEP

September 13, 2024 - September 15, 2024

Have you been curious about Ayurveda but don’t know where to start? This weekend immersion provides unique insights into this yogic sister-science while dispelling the complexities of Ayurveda. Gain a comprehensive yet accessible understanding of Ayurveda with the ability to…

Deepening Your Relationship: Enhance Connection and Resonance — A Yoga Therapy Workshop


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

September 13, 2024 - September 15, 2024

Come together to strengthen your relationship with yourself and/or intimate partner during this weekend yoga therapy workshop. Move through common obstacles that block your ability to connect deeply with others by engaging in embodied partner work and yogic practices to…

Bhakti Yoga Retreat


with Swami Asokananda, E-RYT 500 and Narada Williams

September 19, 2024 - September 22, 2024

Join us for a Bhakti Yoga Retreat, led by senior sannyasin (monk) Swami Asokananda, and Narada Williams to explore the devotional practices of Bhakti Yoga that will open and nourish your spiritual heart, including kirtan (mantra chanting), puja (worship), japa…

Songs, Stories and Practice of PEACE


with Sarah Jane Kennedy and Br. Stefan Andre Waligur, PhD

September 27, 2024 - September 29, 2024

Join us for a transformative weekend retreat immersed in the Songs, Stories, and Practices of PEACE, where ancient wisdom meets contemporary well-being. From time immemorial, life has unfolded through the lenses of songs, stories, and movement, offering a profound connection…

October 2024

Myofascial Release Journey: Exploring Musculature through a Vedic Lens


with Brie Burbank, E-RYT-200, CMT, LE

October 04, 2024 - October 06, 2024

Take a journey into the intracicacies of myofascial exploration through a vedic lens. Through this weekend immersion dive into the myofascial matrix to examine the diverse types of fascia while discovering effective methods, practices, and tools to manage this multifaceted…

Gentle Somatic Yoga® Level 2 Training: Energy Body (Aura & Chakras), Emotions, and the Whole-Self


with James Knight, E-RYT 200, CHSE

October 11, 2024 - October 16, 2024

Continue your exploration of Gentle Somatic Yoga® by expanding your knowledge of the subtle energy body. Building upon the foundation of GSY Level 1 training, Level 2 enhances your self-care tool kit to offer even more to yourself and others.…

Gentle Somatic Yoga® Weekend Retreat: Awaken the Possible


with James Knight, E-RYT 200, CHSE

October 11, 2024 - October 13, 2024

Experience a weekend of complete restoration while learning therapeutic movement sequences called Somatic Movement Flows®. Gentle Somatic Yoga® (GSY) is a simple, practical, and reliable form of brain-to-muscle repatterning that goes to the root cause of most muscular pain, stiffness,…

Harvest Full Moon Retreat: Purnima Sadhana


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

October 17, 2024 - October 20, 2024

Join us at Satchidananda Ashram–Yogaville to experience a Harvest Full Moon Retreat under the guidance of Satya Greenstone, senior disciple of Sri Swami Satchidananda. According to ancient yogic teachings, the full moon day is an auspicious time. The lunar energy…

November 2024

A Weekend of Rewilding


with Tara (Becky) Eschenroeder, E-RYT 500, RCYT, YACEP

November 07, 2024 - November 10, 2024

Are you ready to dream wide awake? Do you feel like you are on the cusp and just not sure what the next step is? This program is for you if you are in the midst of change and need…

Introduction to Yin Yoga


with Biff Mithoefer, E-RYT 500 and Eric Archer

November 15, 2024 - November 17, 2024

Yin Yoga uses long-held postures to support you in accessing the deeper, more Yin (still) parts of yourself. Explore how this ancient yogic practice can promote Qi (flow of energy) through the meridians (energy channels), bringing health to your body…

Yin Yoga and Storytelling – Module 3


with Biff Mithoefer, E-RYT 500 and Eric Archer

November 17, 2024 - November 22, 2024

Join Biff Mithoefer, author of The Yin Yoga Kit, and Eric Archer, a senior Jamtse teacher, musician, and poet for a Yin Yoga training that explores the impact of storytelling on your life and body. What stories are carried in…

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