Intensive / Adjustment Training
July 31st – August 5th 2021
This Intensive will focus on the healing form of traditional Ashtanga Yoga.
Andrea will support your own practice and will give you profound insights in all the different aspects of the teaching of traditional Ashtanga Yoga. The participation is for yourself, to intensify your own practice and for your teaching, to learn and refine your abbility to teach Ashtanga Yoga.
This Intensive will provide you with the information to experience the practice of Ashtanga Yoga from an energetic point of view and how to practice for a transformational healing process on all levels.
We will explore in practice and theory all the different aspect of traditional Ashtanga Yoga. There will be an exploration of each Asana of the Primary Series, with the performance of the asana and the transits between them. You will learn how to adapt the Ashtanga Yoga practice to different levels of experience and what each students bringst o the practice. We will study how to give variations of the asanas to each individual’s needs, and how to provide safe and supporting adjustment according to the individual level.
You will gain an understanding how to communicate with your hands on the students’ body, and you will experience how to realize energetic blockages and how you can support to release them.
The energetic plane of the practice will be explained and experienced. The exploration of the subtle bodies and the energetic alignment in the practice will be accentuated.
Before we start the practice in the morning, there will be a 45 min session with Pranayama and Meditation. The Pranayama will be built up over the days and is save for everybody to participate.
The training includes 50 Units (a 45 min) with the main topics:
- Refine and intensify your own practice
- Ashtanga Yoga as an healing practice
- the techniques of Ashtanga Yoga
- the art to adjust (hands on training)
- How to teach in a Mysore style setting
- The energetic bodies (koshas)
- living Anatomy
- Yoga Philosophy and discussions
An established, daily Ashtanga Yoga practice for minimum 2 years is mandatory to apply.
The Training will provide for each participants an intense learning and practice experience.
08:00 – 10:00 Mysore
11:30 – 15:00 Teacher Training + Introduction to Meditation and Pranayama
08:00 – 08:45 Meditation & Pranayama
09:00 – 10:30 Led class
12:00 – 15:30 Teacher Training
Monday to Thursday
06:00– 06:45 Meditation & Pranayama
07:00 – 9:00 Mysore
10:30 – 14:00 Teacher Training
You will receive a work manual for the training and a letter for the successful completion of 40h teacher training.
The size of the group will be limited to 16 people, to enable us to work intensely with each person.
The main teaching language will be English, due to our international students. Translations will be provided as much as needed, and we will make sure that the language is no hindrance for your understanding of the topics. If there are any doubts, please feel free to contact us.
Note: Andrea will offer an intensive for the Intermediate Series in November in Crete.
890€ (including VAT 19%)
To apply for the Training:
Please write directly to Andrea (email@example.com), and let her know about your previous experience with Ashtanga Yoga and about your interest in the participation of this training.
Only after receiving a confirmation letter we kindly ask you to pay the costs. If you like to pay in rates, please let us know.
After this date no cancellation is possible. If you cancel your participation before the 1st of June, you will get back your payment (minus 20%).
Ashtanga Studio Berlin is an approved provider for educational programs. You can apply for the “Bildungsprämie Berlin”. (www.bildungspraemie.info)