This retreat is a beautiful blend of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory and Indian philosophies that will directly impact your personal practice and the lives of the students you teach. Open to teachers on their 500 hour pathway as well as dedicated students with a sincere interest in yin yoga, this week is all about slowing down, escaping your normal routine and creating space within. Duncan and Truth teach to the heart and mind to effect change throughout the world. This is a truly unique course.
ABOUT THE RETREAT
An in-depth study of Traditional Chinese Medicine and it’s connection to Yin Yoga. Cover and review the essential elements of yin yoga that we also teach in our Level 1 courses.
Take a deeper look at the 12 myofascial meridian lines and Body Reading.
Learn to understand the Ayurvedic Doshas and TCM constitutions (mind-body types). Learn to create multiple sequences following myofascial meridians that transform bodies and lifelong injuries creating supple, rejuvenated tissue.
Be miles ahead of other teachers through an intelligent approach to Yin Yoga as a complete system, not just a balance for Vinyasa Yoga.
What you need is simple…an appetite for self-discovery and the desire to evolve! There will be daily meditation, kriya, pranayama, a little vinyasa and long, juicy yin practices using fascial lines, chi balls and creative sequencing to expand and balance energy in the body.
200-hour trained yoga teachers, AND/OR dedicated students looking to deepen their understanding of the Yin practice.
“The practice of yoga works at a physical, mental and emotional level & may be rewarding and challenging. We invite you to take care and participate to a level that you feel most comfortable.”
CERTIFICATION: 200-hour trained teachers who complete 100% attendance will gain 75 hours towards their 350-500-hour advanced certi cation with Yoga Alliance and/or Yoga Australia as this forms part of the Power Living 500-hour pathway. Only 200-hour quali ed teachers will gain the certi cation, but any student can participate in the training.
LOCATION: Tallow Beach House, Byron Bay
DATES: Starts 4pm Sunday 24 February 2019, finishes 10am Saturday 2 March 2019
(10% member discount)
Duncan is the original pioneer of contemporary yoga in Australia and the Founder, Master Facilitator and CEO of Power Living. The teacher of teachers, Duncan is committed to raising the bar on the level of yoga facilitation across the country. He’s a passionate yogi, soul surfer and spiritual warrior.
With 14+ years of teaching experience behind him, Dunx continues to share his modern-day yoga philosophy with the community. He has an anatomy background in NeuroSpinology, has completed extensive traditional yoga studies with Georg Feuerstein and practiced Raja Yoga for nearly 20 years. Smashing the traditional yoga stereotypes, it’s Duncan’s creative vision and courageous spirit that has shaped what Power Living is today: one of Australia’s largest and most successful yoga communities. Know more
Truth’s yoga journey began with Ashtanga (Patabhi Jois, India) in Brighton & Edinburgh, UK. Then over the next several years spent significant time studying Agama Tantric Yoga (Thailand), Sivananda Yoga (India), Iyengar Yoga (India) until finally settling in Satyananda Yoga of the Bihar School of Yoga, the world’s first Yoga University based in Munger, India, started by Sw. Satyananda a foremost disciple of Sw. Sivananda. In 2011, Truth formally completed a 2 year and 1,500+ hour Diploma of Satyananda Yoga Teaching, which delved deeply into pranayama, chanting, bhandas, meditation and philosophy.
A few years of teaching inspired a shift to the healing arts and he completed a degree to become a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2014. Since graduating, Truth has become a registered and practicing Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist. Know more