Workshops

  • Vajra Yoga Online Course with Michele Loew & Robert Thurman

    Location: Zoom & our Online Platform
    Dates: Fall 2021
    Details:

     

    Join us for an online yoga training opportunity not to be missed!

    Our director, Michele Loew & Professor Robert Thurman are offering an online in depth study of the Indic-Tibetan Yogas,  Yoga & Buddhist  Tantric Philosophy, & a Deep Transformational  journey into the luminous nature of self.  This is training will be based on lectures and practice in yoga philosophy, Buddha dharma,  yoga asana-both  Tibetan & Hatha Yoga traditions.  

    Open to  all wishing to discover the secret to self empowerment, compassion, wisdom, and inner and outer freedom.   

    The Next 300 course begins September 10th, 2021. Please contact Michele@theyogaspace.com to register.

    Live-streams will take place Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays 8-10:30am PST. Videos can be watched and re-watched after the live broadcast at any time.

    MODULE 1:  Foundations in Mind and Body Yogic Practice: The Free Void Womb of Compassion 

    • Hatha/ Vinyasa Yoga Asana:  Standing Poses / Core / Forward Folds

    • Tibetan NeJang Yoga

    • Introducing the Philosophies of Yoga, Dualist and Non-Dualist

    • Shiva and Kalachakra Yogas

     

     This is a rare opportunity to study intimately and extensively in the context of a yoga training with Professor Emeritus, Padma Shri Robert "Tenzin" Thurman- Vajracharya in the lineage of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, world renowned scholar and authority on Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Science, Indic Spirituality,  and world philosophy.  He will elucidate the Buddha's teachings and offer inner scientific, philosophical, and spiritual inspiration for our yoga practices.  

     

    Michele Loew, in the Hatha Yoga Lineage of Krishnamacharya and also Kalachakra  and Tibetan Trulkhor yoga practitioner, owner and director of The Yoga Space, Portland, will marry the teachings of Vajrayana & Hatha yoga traditions  in practices that we can embody.  

     

    $700 for each term, $2000 for full course. (monthly payment plan available)  Scholarships available.  

    Option to obtain a Yoga Alliance Certification for teaching or  CEUS.

    More info:

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    Pricing and Purchase:  

    https://menla-yogaspace-online.teachable.com/p/menla-vajra-tt-pricing-only

     

     

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  • "Anatomy For Yogis" with Ian Lemasters TBA

    Location: The Yoga Space, Big Studio
    Dates: TBA
    Details:
    In this module Ian will cover anatomy and kinesiology as it applies to the yoga practices. Teachers will learn anatomical language, major bones, joints and ligaments, muscles and their primary functions within particular yoga postures, common yoga injuries and how to avoid them, mechanics of pranayama as well as sequencing for muscle groups. Once the foundation has been laid, we will then learn how to apply this knowledge and convey it in a way that is practical and easy to understand for your students. If you have been looking for a yoga anatomy training to supplement your teachings, look no further."  
     
    This is a required 40 hour module for the 500 hr elective course.  

    Cost $450

    Ian will utilize live in person sessions, recorded interactive videos, a self-study homework guide, zoom sessions if needed to bring the anatomy alive.  Students are welcome to participate remotely via Zoom for all modules, or be with Ian in person as is allowed.   

     

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