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SOYA RYT200 Hour Immersion Yoga Teacher Training in Sorrento, BC!

Tuesday February 27th 2018 - Wednesday March 14th 2018

Location: Sorrento, British Columbia
Daily Schedule: Immersion starts 1pm March 24th. Daily training 7am to 7:30pm with a couple of half-days off during the program. Registration recommended by Dec 28th/16 TO COMPLETE HOME STUDY PORTION.
Cost: $2848 plus gst. Meals and accommodations extra.
Email: info@purplelotusyoga.ca
Phone: 250-493-0054




There is no need to travel to India to find an authentic immersion training, when SOYA's masterful, highly trained faculty offer an individualized, deeply transformative, safe and intimate teacher training in beautiful, lakeside Sorrento, BC.

The SOYA 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training is rich with daily practice in pranayama, asana, meditation and philosophy study, while developing and refining teaching skills through practice teaching and lesson sequencing.

Start the studies at home prior to arriving for a 16-day Immersion at the lovely Sorrento Centre on Shuswap Lake. This is a perfect immersion to deepen your personal practice! Join us and expand your understanding of Yoga in this life-changing program; living your yoga, delving deeper than just asana, all while becoming a certified and registered Yoga Teacher!

Our Teacher Training is alignment-based Hatha Yoga and incorporates thorough study of Yoga Philosophy, as well as direct teachings from 'Letters From the Yoga Masters, authored by SOYA's founder, Marion Mugs McConnell.

This outstanding aspect of the SOYA Teacher Training Program embraces unity in all yogis, regardless of their paths and styles of yoga ("The paths are many but the Truth is One." Swami Sivananda). We are a registered school with Yoga Alliance and have been training Yoga Teachers at International standards for over 20 years. Join us and find out for yourself why people love our SOYA Yoga Teacher Trainings!

This program is led by Kamala Wilkie (ERYT500) and Natasha Scott (ERYT-500) as well as guest teachers for specific sessions.

Our RYT200 Hour Teacher Training includes studies in:
- Teaching Asanas, Modifications & Adjustments
- Creating Lesson Plans (Sequencing, Progressions, etc)
- The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
- The Bhagavad Gita
- Letters From the Yoga Masters
- Sanskrit Pronunciation
- Kriyas and basic Pranayama
- Chakras, Meditation and Professionalism
- AM and PM Asana Classes in various styles of yoga including Anusara, Ashtanga, Yin, Gentle Hatha and more.

Additional Requirements:
14 written assignments in various areas of Yoga Philosophy as well as an online Anatomy course are to be completed prior to arriving at the Immersion portion of this training. Registration is recommended 2 months prior to the start date to allow sufficient time to complete these lessons.

For more information, or to register for this amazing immersion program, please visit our website: soyayoga.com

SOYA has offered 200-hour and 300-hour Upgrades to RYT500 certification in both Immersion and Extended Programs since 1995 in the following locations:

Penticton, BC
Prince George, BC
Vancouver, BC
Creston, BC
Sorrento, BC
Calgary, AB
Mexico