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Definitive Yoga Sutra Chapter 1 – London

June 14 @ 1:30 pm - June 16 @ 4:00 pm BST

£995 – £1350

The “Definitive Yoga Sutra” series are our most comprehensive Yoga Sutra study courses. We explore each sutra in detail, offering word-by-word explanation and key ideas from Vyasa’s traditional commentary. We expand on the meaning of the sutra from the perspective of the teachings of  Krishnamacharya and TKV Desikachar, and add Peter Hersnack’s unique interpretations where applicable. We try to embrace both traditional perspectives and practical modern interpretations so that students can appreciate both, understanding how we can apply the Yoga Sutra creatively in our practice and teaching with due regard for the tradition.

This study course will cover all of chapter 1 over 12 days organised as 4 long weekends. Each day will combine theory, practice, discussion and chanting of the Yoga Sutra (focussing on chapter 1). Handouts will be provided for note taking with all relevent sanskrit terms included. The course days will be delivered by either Dave or Ranju, with both present for some of most weekends.

Although all are welcome, priority will be given to those with some prior experience of studying the Yoga Sutra within this approach. For those completely new to the Yoga Sutra we would recommend our other less intense Yoga Sutra study courses.

Dates, Costs & Timing

Weekend 1: Friday 14 – Sunday 16 June 2019
Weekend 2: Friday 13 – Sunday 15 Sept 2019
Weekend 3: Friday 15 – Sunday 17 Nov 2019
Weekend 4: Friday 17 – Sunday 19 Jan 2020
(Fri 1.30pm-6.00pm, Sat 9.30am-5.00pm, Sun 9.30am-4.00pm)

Course fee : £1350 (early bird £1150 before 30 March 2019)
(early bird £995 before 30 March 2019 if rebooking from chapter 3 in London)
Course fee payable as deposit of £650 (early bird £450, rebook early bird £325) + payments of £350 before first two weekends.
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To book: please confirm your booking with deposit payment and confirm your details by email to admin@sadhanamala.com

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June 14 @ 1:30 pm
June 16 @ 4:00 pm
£995 – £1350
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