Naam Yoga® Therapies Level I Training
Begins Oct 14-16, 2016!
San Francisco, CA
Welcome to the Naam Yoga Teacher Training Level I!
"We move for our body,
We breathe for our mind
We chant for our soul. ¨
-Dr. Joseph Michael Levry-
Discover the secret to longevity, harmony, lasting health, a strong body, a relaxed mind and a happy heart.
Immerse yourself in Naam Yoga’s science of movement, sound, breath work, meditation and the wisdom of Universal Kabbalah.
This 200-hour Yoga Alliance accredited program is a unique opportunity to learn, grow and transform your life.
The spiritual alchemy of combining the practice of yoga and vibrating the Naam (chanting prayer) with the practical application of Universal Kabbalah, provides a seamless experience of life that allows you to master your destiny.
The Naam Yoga Therapies teacher training team teaches this course. In addition to the classroom time, this training utilizes time the time between weekends and participants' own accelerated evolutionary process to impart the deep meaning and experience of Naam. Extended time for study and continued mantric practice also help people as they go through their transformational process steadily and with the guidance and support of their peers and teachers.
Naam Yoga® teaches us to use the divine Word in prayer, which will awaken the spirit, revealing the true essence of self, purifying the body and mind. Universal Kabbalah teaches us how to work with the laws of Nature, through which the unknown becomes known, the unseen becomes seen, and the unheard becomes heard. This sacred technology provides the integrated tools for radiant health, well-being and ultimately divine consciousness, to help you move from the head to the heart center and face challenges with Grace.
Immerse yourself in this unique 200-hour Teacher Training program of yoga, mudras, mantras, breathwork, self-healing techniques and Universal Kabbalah. This Extensive training program also includes instruction and certification in Shakti Naam® Level I, the "Yoga of Immortality" and the latest facet of Naam Yoga Therapies that creates vitality and balance in life through stretching and breathwork. Open your heart, awaken cosmic consciousness and uplift others! NAAM YOGA® THERAPIES LEVEL I TRAINING PROGRAM - EXTENSIVE FORMAT This is an Extensive Format training that takes place from Saturday to Sunday over nine weekends at thedhyana Center San Francisco, CA. The program will start on Friday, Oct 14th, 2016 and end in April 2017. See dates below -
Module 1 October 14-16 (Fri Eve to Sun)
Module 2 November 18-20 (Fri Eve to Sun) - new students can still join and graduate on time
Module 3 December 9-11 (Fri Eve to Sun)
Module 4 January 20-22, 2017 (All day Fri to Sun) - Shakti Naam Level I weekend
Module 5 February 10-12, 2017 (Fri Eve to Sun)
Module 6 March 24-26, 2017 (Fri Eve to Sun)
Module 7 April 21-23, 2017 (Fri Eve to Sun)
Naam Yoga Teacher Training Curriculum
Shakti Naam Yoga
As part of this training you will be certified in Shakti Naam Level I. The latest advancement in Naam Yoga Therapies, Shakti Naam Yoga is designed to slow down the aging process, strengthen the immune system and remove stress completely. You will learn powerful standing postures and breath work for detoxification, vitality and strength. Shakti Naam Yoga is the "Yoga of Immortality", putting you in touch with your divine power.
The Science of Mudra Therapy
You will learn over 100 mudras, or hand seals, with specific medical applications that you can use as tools in resolving and even reversing physical, emotional and mental imbalances. In addition, you will learn about the vast matrix of meridians running through the body and how to alleviate pain and speed up the healing process by massaging specific points on the hands.
Ra Ma Da Sa Healing Mudra Series
These healing series remove blockages and restore harmony in the subtle, living energy networks that feed and nurture all the body's tissues and cells
The Science of Sound and Naam
An intensive experience of Naam and its miraculous capacity. Learn to feel the music of life and the harmonic connection that exists between all beings.
The science of using sound to energize and help restore proper organ function.
Physical Anatomy, Nervous System Physiology and Neurobiology
An understanding of the impact of sound and vibration from a medical perspective. You will be able to explain the healing process from a scientific point of view.
You will also be exposed to the life-changing wisdom of Universal Kabbalah. This course material includes many aspects of the Divine Spiritual Wisdom, designed to supplement and compliment the Naam Yoga Therapies Teacher Training curriculum.
• Origin and innovation of Universal Kabbalah as taught by Dr. Joseph Michael Levry
• Unveil your destiny and wellbeing through the 7 Creative Planets
• Overcome the impact of the 7 Negative Karmic Influences and the Body of Pain
• Power of Manifestation: personal and career fulfillment and abundance
• Practical use of Kabbalistic Numerology
• A taste of the Tree of Life, The Tarot and the Hebrew Alphabet
• How to move from your fate to your destiny
• Kabbalistic Codes for Spiritual growth
dhyana Center of Therapeutics
dhyana Center is a premier Ayurvedic School, self care studio and community center teaching experiential knowledge through education, classes, services and events. Our yearly Ayurvedic Clinical Program presents a hands-on approach to learning, giving students a thorough explanation of Ayurveda as a practice for balancing and maintaining good health. Other educational classes include, body mapping, anatomy, physiology, Yoga teacher training and various workshops. Outside of our educational programs dhyana center provides leading Ayurvedic Treatments, a Self Care Studio, an Apothecary Bar and lounge Space, an Essentials Retail Store and Body Temple Movement Classes.
Through our many departments dhyana Center creates a space where all people can heal, learn and grow through the ancient wellness techniques that have been established throughout the world.
Naam Yoga Instructors
Each teacher will give you their personal best. You will discover different ways to teach a Naam Yoga class, create your own teaching style and learn how to go deeper into your own practice.
Akiva Satnarayan is a Business Coach, Intuitive Healer, and a Teacher’s Trainer of Naam Yoga Therapies.
Akiva guides with his mastery of Tantric Numerology, and kabbalistic-Astrology, individuals and businesses to foster clarity of purpose, toward successful living. He is a trained in Coaching, Yoga Therapy, Numerology and holds a Master degree in Communication and Design.
Chris Merrill has spent a decade of intense daily study, learning, teaching and practice of multiple styles of yoga, breathwork, meditation, healing and spirituality, preceded by an additional 10 years as a successful professional musician. Well known for his expertise in the science of Naam Yoga Therapies and Universal Kabbalah, Chris is able to help his students be in the right place at the right time. As a result they are able to maximize and seize opportunities regardless of external stressors.
Courtney makes even the most complex topic accessible and fun through her open-hearted approach and laughter. Beloved for these qualities, she is a teacher trainer who travels world-wide to share these teachings.
In New York she served as a DeTox program resource for media in publications including Vegetarian Times, Health, Fitness and Yoga Journal and will continue this life-changing work in the new series "Love your Body" at Naam Yoga LA.
Naam in Action
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Price of your Intensive Naam Yoga Teacher Training
- 200 hr RYT Certification Eligible
- One-on-One Support
- 9 Modules of two days (Sat to Sun)
- 3 Student Manuals