WORKSHOPS/EVENTS

Monthly Global
Full Moon Meditation

Thursday, August 11th
9:00 PM – 10:00 PM

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Connect with the collective energy and deepen your own meditation. 

Full Moon Meditation

You are invited to sit in meditation for an hour wherever you are, in your home or with friends.

Attendance in the global meditation is FREE.

Free Community Meditation
2 opportunities a week thru August

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​Friday 7:00-8:00pm (In Person)

Sunday 9:30-10:30am (Zoom)

This group meditation is suitable for all levels of meditators.

The practice begins with limbering movements and breathing practices to ready the body and mind. There will be some instruction and a time for discussion and questions.  The meditation time will be split between guided and silent meditation. 

This is a free community meditation, donations are welcome

Trauma-Informed Mindfulness:
 Becoming Conscious of our Inner Voice
Saturday August 20th 1:00p-3:30p (In-Class & Zoom)
with Jennifer Falbo-Negron,
LCPC/LMHC,RYT-500,SEP, Forest Therapy Guide 

This workshop is geared toward students, teachers, and practitioners of different disciplines.  Attendees will learn methods to reduce stress and the effects of various traumas (physical, relational, transgenerational, etc.)  The techniques covered will be various somatic and polyvagal principles in yoga, pranayama, and meditation; mindful languaging with a growth mindset; and nonviolent communication.  A simple discussion and the practices of the polyvagal system will also be covered.  Please bring a beginner's mind and curiosity along for a gentle ride toward self-healing.

Jennifer works as a mental health provider licensed both in Illinois and Indiana within
her private practice, Phoenix Rising Solutions, LLC. She has taught hatha yoga and
meditation for 14 years in the Himalayan tradition (RYT-500, YACEP for 200hr level
students and practitioners) and has studied with Seane Corn and Dr. Arielle Schwartz.
Combining psychology and yoga, Jennifer utilizes various integrative methods with her clients and students. Some techniques include Somatic Experiencing ®, guided
imagery/hypnotherapy, acupressure, touch work for nervous system regulation, Reiki
level II, and sharing basic knowledge of Ayurveda and nutritional healing. Jennifer also has a certificate as a Forest Therapy Guide in ANFT to further her skills and offerings of embodiment and connecting with your true, whole self. You can reach her for more information at:

phone: 630-526-4325 (HEAL)

web: www.phoenixrisingsolutions.org,

email: info@phoenixrisingsolutions.org, FB @phoenixrisingsolutions, and

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Tuition Investment $45

Experiencing the Chakras for Yoga Teachers & Bodyworkers
Sunday, August 21st
11:00a-5:00p (In-Person)

with Dr. Dale Buegel

This workshop will study focusing methods with which to study the cakras. These practical methods help unfold the gifts that cakras are capable of imparting to the practitioner. Familiarity with the text, “Practical Samaya Tantra” will be helpful for those wishing to attend.

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Special Offering $125

Receive 6 CEU hours

Restorative Yoga & Crystal Bowls
TBD
with Chenoa Lorenzo

Indulge your senses and soothe your spirit! Harness the powerful support of props as you embrace the sound vibration for deep inner healing. Follow the call to set a fresh foundation, release old patterns and open to new opportunities. 

Check in with conversation on intention. Explore movement in your body to maintain comfort as you surrender to sound. Enhance the flow of energy connecting you to universal love. 

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Special Offering $25

Yoga Teachers Association

Teacher's Tea

TBD
Included in HYMTA

Gather with your fellow Himalayan Tradition Yoga Teachers Community. Sip some tea, enjoy some sweets and share stories of the tradition. 

Japanese Tea

Free to All

Monthly Study Group

Sunday, August 7th
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

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Join Anil Saigal and fellow aspirants in a discussion of the leading scriptures of yoga philosophy and spirituality.

 

Each session ends with a brief guided meditation. 

We will continue reading "The Unadorned Thread of Yoga - Yoga Sutras by Patanjali in English" by Salvatore Zambito which contains a collection of the english translation of each sutra by the most significant commentators in history.  Salvatore is a past student of Swami Veda and his work was done under Swami Veda's guidance. We will continue reading from Sutra I-14 onwards.

 

We will also reference Swami Veda Bharati's (unpublished) commentary on Chapter 1 titled Samadhi Pada (On Non-Cognitive Absorption).

 

Patanjali's Yoga Sutras is THE undisputed guide to yoga philosophy and practices for attaining enlightenment, and is a "must-read" for all serious meditators.

Two of the commentaries also recommended by Swami Veda are:

1) "Yoga Philosophy of Patanjali with Bhasvati" by Swami Hariharananda Aranya,

2) "Yogasutra of Patanjali with the Commentary of Vyasa" by Bangali Baba

The attendance in the Scriptural Study groups is FREE.  For those enrolled in an HYMC Teacher Training program, FULL ATTENDANCE earns 1.5 credit hours toward their program.