Yoga Illumined offers our unique approach to advancing your practices and lifestyle of Yoga.  These programs are for those who wish to deepen their practices of yoga in the context of work, family, career and day-to-day life.

Yoga Illumined now offers Advanced Teacher Training and Mastery Programs to help you complete your 200 Hour and 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Certifications.

Choose between two tracks:

  1. Mastery Programs – For yoga teachers and non-yoga teachers alike.  Every 50 Hours you accrue studying with Yoga Illumined, earns you a Certificate of completion.
  2. Advanced Teacher Training – For yoga teachers who have completed a 200 hour Teacher Training: earn 300 Hours towards a 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training certificate, Pre-requisite: 200 hour teacher training certificate

These mastery courses and teacher training programs are led by Sumukhi Devi and a carefully selected group of instructors (learn more on www.yogaillumined.com).

For teachers of Yoga, accumulate 6 (six) 50 Hour Immersions to earn a 300 Hour Certificate. These can then be added to your existing 200 Hour teacher training hours to earn you a 500 Hour Yoga Illumined certificate. A Yoga Illumined 50 Hour Segment can be accrued a number of different ways – weekend immersion programs, public classes, retreats, mentor-ship, private sessions, online via Skype and more.  The programs are flexible in nature and can be created to work with your schedule and needs.   The only requirement is that all classes must be taken with Sumukhi and/or approved instructors. 

The 2016 -2017 Austin, Texas weekend immersion program schedule is listed below.

Each weekend accounts for 10 hours of study and is $270.00.

Take all 6 weekends for $1440.00.

Each weekend can be taken on its own as a retreat. For those who wish to earn 200, 300 or 500 Hour Certification, Sumukhi will work with you to craft a schedule of classes, retreats, immersions and programs that work with your shcedule.  Classes with Sumukhi at Yoga Illumined Studio, weekends at Brahmananda Ashram in San Francisco or Ananda Ashram in Monroe, New York may also count, along with any time spent with Sumukhi and Amma Sri Karunamayi.  All of these options may be discussed directly with Sumukhi) to earn a certificate.  We offer flexible payment plans for and of our programs.  Fees do not cover books, props, hand-outs or course materials. For more information and to register, email yogaillumined@yogaillumined.com.

Yoga Illumined’s Advanced Teacher Training and Immersion 2016 Schedule www.yogaillumined.com

JUNE 13 - 15, 2016
  • FRIDAY: 6:00PM TO 8 PM
  • SATURDAY: 8:00AM TO 10:00AM and 2:30-5:30 PM (Saturday afternoon Healing Track)
  • SUNDAY: 2:30 – 5:30 PM (Sunday afternoon Creativity Track)

1. Yoga Lesson – Dharma – Who am I? We will work with the Bhagavad Gita and modern tools to track your progress in your Dharma, your purpose in life and ensure that this is in alignment with your current situationLearn practical tools from Yoga, the Vedas along with modern tools for aligning your Karmas (day-to-day actions) with Dharma. We will set measurable sankalpas (intentions) and work with each other to ensure physical, mental, spiritual success.   In the Healing Track – we will carefully examine current patterns and utilize tools in Yoga to move towards releasing thoughts, behaviors and situations that may no longer serve you.  And in the Creativity track, we will set up creative and measurable actions in the world to put you in alignment with your highest good.

AUGUST 12 - 14, 2016
  • FRIDAY: 6:00PM TO 8 PM
  • SATURDAY: 8:00AM TO 10:00AM and 2:30-5:30 PM (Saturday afternoon Healing Track)
  • SUNDAY: 2:30 – 5:30 PM (Sunday afternoon Creativity Track)

2. Yoga Lesson – From the Unreal to the Real:  Deepen your practice of Yoga meditation, Asana and Samyama (Dharana, Dhyana and Samadhi, top 3 Limbs of the 8 Limb System of Yoga as described by Patanjali). Learn the science of mantra, Sanskrit, Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras and their practical real-world applications.  During the Saturday healing track, we will study key texts from Gurus or enlightened masters of Yoga and study the effects of mantra and Sanskrit on the system within and all around.  In the Sunday Creativity track, we will utilize the tools to set a tone for a daily, conscious practice and fuel your creative and business innovation juices.

OCTOBER 7 - 9, 2016
  • FRIDAY: 6:00PM TO 8 PM
  • SATURDAY: 8:00AM TO 10:00AM and 2:30-5:30 PM (Saturday afternoon Healing Track)
  • SUNDAY: 2:30 – 5:30 PM (Sunday afternoon Creativity Track)

3. Yoga Lesson – Refine Your Language: Is your message resonating?  Are you communicating clearly with your Self and all people? Are you heard and heeded? Sanskrit is the original language of Yoga and is an ancient and holy language that has the ability to awaken conscious communication in even the most hesitant of speakers. In the healing track we will work lovingly with specific Sanskrit sounds, pronunciations and texts to open up your physical voiceDuring the Creativity track, we will synthesize new and effective modes of language and expression that will empower you and your relationships in every dimension of your day. 

DECEMBER 9 - 11, 2016
  • FRIDAY: 6:00PM TO 8 PM
  • SATURDAY: 8:00AM TO 10:00AM and 2:30-5:30 PM (Saturday afternoon Healing Track)
  • SUNDAY: 2:30 – 5:30 PM (Sunday afternoon Creativity Track)

4. Yoga Lesson – The Yoga of Making & Managing Money: Learn how to bridge the spiritual and material aspects of life to live holistically and abundantly. We’ll work with bridging any gaps between your financial and spiritual needs.  We will chant and learn the Lalita Sahasranama (1000 name of the Goddess) and study the Goddess of abundance, Laksmi and learn pujas (devotional offerings).  In Yoga, material/monetary wealth is only one of the many abundances we need to live a life fulfilled.  We will explore the best ways to manage time and money wisely as the abundance of the Universe opens up within and all around us.  During the Healing track, we will lovingly explore ways in which we stop the flow of abundance from manifesting in our lives and during the Creativity track, we will take proven measures to ensure our spiritual and material needs are met and honored.

FEBRUARY 10 - 12, 2017
  • FRIDAY: 6:00PM TO 8 PM
  • SATURDAY: 8:00AM TO 10:00AM and 2:30-5:30 PM (Saturday afternoon Healing Track)
  • SUNDAY: 2:30 – 5:30 PM (Sunday afternoon Creativity Track)

5. Yoga Lesson – The Yoga of Love, Arts & Music: Infuse your daily life with beauty, arts, music and love.  Bhakti is the Yoga of Love and Devotion.  Yoga gives us a plethora of ways to express love and devotion through the arts.  The music of Yoga and Indian Classical Music adds depth and nuance to your daily experience of (Ananda) bliss and joy. Yantra painting may also be explored and how seeing the multi-dimensionality of the world around you opens up endless possibilities. During the Healing track, we will shine a lens on where creative expression is blocked in your life and use Yogic tools to open up the music of the Spheres, the languages of love, poetry and painting.  For the Creativity track, we will spend time in Creative and Yogic exercises that will continue to unfold beauty (Sundaram) daily in your life.

APRIL 7-9, 2017
  • FRIDAY: 6:00PM TO 8 PM
  • SATURDAY: 8:00AM TO 10:00AM and 2:30-5:30 PM (Saturday afternoon Healing Track)
  • SUNDAY: 2:30 – 5:30 PM (Sunday afternoon Creativity Track)

6. Yoga Lesson – The Yoga of Health and Healing: Ayurveda: Live a life forever healthy in body and timeless in wisdomAyurveda is a sister science to Yoga and just like yoga, its wisdom is endless and ever-enriching.  We will deepen our studies of Ayurveda and explore its many benefits to living a life filled with ease rather than “dis-ease.”  During the Healing track, we will explore Ayurvedic healing practices such as Abhyanga (Oil massage), Basti (Cleansing practices) and others.  During the Creativity track, we will create an actionable daily life plan (Dinacharya) that includes introducing Ayurvedic and Yogic practices and innovate ways to make Ayurveda and its practices part of your life.  

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