Aug 22 - 25, 2024

Yoga & Ayurveda: The Essentials - Study Online

Drawing from Patanjali’s Ashtanga (eight-limbed) Yoga System and the practices of Hatha Yoga, you will learn foundational practices of pranayama, mudra, shat karma and meditation as well as basic philosophy and theory of both Yoga and Ayurveda as taught by Baba Hari Dass.

Aug 25 - 27, 2024

Perception, Reflection, and Action

Embark on a transformative journey with the Art of Life Institute at the Mount Madonna Center. We invite you to an engaging retreat designed to kindle personal growth and inspire self-realization through a blend of mindful yoga and leading-edge decision science. Experience yoga and cultivate space for introspection on your values, goals, and choices. As we harmonize mind and body, we will explore principles of decision making, strengthening your knowledge and confidence to take intentional, values drive action in your life. Embrace this unique opportunity to deepen your understanding of both your inner self and the decisions that shape your world.

Sep 4, 2024 - Apr 6, 2025

Advanced Yoga Studies | YTT 300

Delve deeper and integrate Patanjali's Yoga Sutras, Samkhya, Subtle Body theory, Ayurveda, Sanskrit and Mantra, Tantra, Ritual, Bhakti Yoga, and Yoga Psychology into your practice and teaching, furthering your knowledge in each area through practice and student teaching practicums. This is a path to become an Ayurvedic Yoga Therapist.

Oct 5, 2024 • 8:30am - 5:00pm

Ayurveda Research Online Symposium

Immerse yourself in a full day of insightful presentations and panel discussions by renowned ayurvedic researchers that bridge ancient wisdom and contemporary research.

Oct 20 - 25, 2024

The Healing Art of Deep Bodywork®

Deep bodywork, practiced with great sensitivity, is one of the most effective healing modalities available to the bodywork practitioner. In this five-day program, Perry and Johanna will teach the art of recognizing and treating “disorganized tissue” through presence-based touch, and explain why, at physiological and energetic levels, Deep Bodywork needs to be done slowly to be most effective.