Deal with the body. Heal with the mind.
The Holistic Healing path of Yoga
Yogini joga - Studio Eviana, Trzin, Slovenija
27. - 30. April 2017
Stress. It is bothering you? Then you should consider the holistic approach of Yoga to refresh, rejuvenate and revitalize you. Yoga, an ancient philosophy and practice that originated in India, has been a system of health and well being for thousands of years. Its rich approach combined with its simplicity in implementation has sustained its role in nourishing people for generations.
One of the key advantages of a system like yoga is that it views the human system as a holistic entity and hence approaches health and well being too from this perspective. This is why it offers so many tools in the healing process that address the holistic human system. Though yoga is today associated mostly with postures, it is just one of the many tools that yoga has to offer.
Some of the most profound tools in yoga include conscious breathing regulation, meditation, life style changes, visualizations, use of vocal sounds and food specifications among many others. This makes the healing process very comprehensive and extremely specific to the individual.
The other key advantage of yoga is that it empowers people in the healing process. Rather, than being a passive recipient of treatment, the student is actively engaged in the path to well being and is primarily responsible for his/her recovery. The role of the teacher becomes to act as a mere guide in directing the student to the tools for recovery and teaching the right way to implement them. Once this is done, it is then the role of the student to practice it diligently, observe changes, and notify the teacher for any changes. Thus the healing comes from within the student, rather than from the outside. This powerful system has helped many thousands of students who have sought yoga as the solution to their problems.
This great art was perfected and presented by T Krishnamacharya, one of the most important yogis of our modern times. It was continued and shared around the world by his son and most prominent student TKV Desikachar. Both of them healed and revived many people from all kinds of problems through this holistic, yet simple approach. Their work is now being carried on Dr. Kausthub Desikachar, co-founder and chief Yoga Therapist of the Krishnamacharya Healing & Yoga Foundation.
This seminar will present the essential principles of the holistic approach of Yoga as complimentary system of health and wellbeing. It will also offer experiential practices that participants can benefit from. It will be of particular interest to working professionals, home makers, yoga teachers / student of anyone for whom stress has become a way of life.
Dr. Kausthub Desikachar, Yoga Teacher, Yoga Therapist, Yoga Educator, Spiritual Counsellor, Mentor
Dr. Kausthub Desikachar is the successor and current lineage holder of the classical Yoga tradition of T Krishnamacharya & TKV Desikachar. He is an acclaimed yoga teacher, yoga therapist, healer and spiritual adviser. His objectives include the sharing of the authentic teachings of Yoga to the modern era, as well as building bridges between different healing modalities to promote physical, emotional social and spiritual health.
For more than fifteen years, Kausthub has taught a multitude of students and teachers around the globe and has conducted numerous teacher and therapist training programs. Kausthub began studying yoga when he was 9 years old under the guidance of his teacher and father TKV Desikachar and started teaching at the age of 13. After completing his dual Masters degree from the renowned Birla Institute of Technology & Sciences, Pilani, he committed himself to becoming a full-time student and teacher of Yoga. Later in 2011, he concluded his doctoral studies from Psychology Department at the University of Madras. Besides teaching, Kausthub also works as a Yoga Therapist and offers clients astute and effective solutions for all sorts of physical, mental, emotional and spiritual illnesses. He combines his classical training in Yoga and Ayurveda, his modern education of psychology, and his interactions with traditional healers worldwide, to offer optimum and effective synergetic solutions to alleviate a wide range of problems.
He also an advisor to the different yoga Schools and institutes ( Korean Yoga Alliance, Yoga Therapy School in Spain, Be Yoga Norway and also the Yoga Therapy Advisor to PlatinumHospital, Mumbai).He is also an Adjunct Faculty for Yoga Therapy at Council For Yoga Therapy Education and Research (CYTER) at the Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University, Pondicherry. He is also in the Editorial Board of Annals of Yoga and Physical Therapy, a newly initiated peer-reviewed open access journal based in the USA, with an aim to develop a platform for innovative researchers working in the areas of Yoga and Physical Therapy. Kausthub is known for his remarkable, deep and well versed knowledge and his ability to present the ancient teachings in a way that is profound as well as applicable for modern day practitioners. He treats each student with the respect, compassion and dignity and honours their capacity for growth and transformation. His teachings are especially beneficial for yoga teachers as he helps them grasp the fullness and deep insights of the ancient teaching so that they are able to applay them in a competent and sincere way.
27. April - 30. April 2017
Day 01 – 03 / 27. - 29. April
AM Session | 9.00 - 12.00 (9.00 - 10.30, 11.00 - 12.00)
PM Session | 14.00 - 17.00 (14.00 - 15.30, 16.00 -17.00)
Day 04 / 30. April
AM Session | 9.00 - 12.00 (9.00 - 10.30, 11.00 - 12.00)
Dr. Kausthub Desikachar will also be offering individual Yoga Therapy consultation during his visit in Slovenia (25. – 26. April 2017). Cost of private consultation will be 75 EUR. For appointments contact us: 00386 41 671 405
Early bird price: 190 EUR - registration and payment before 31.12.2016.
Normal price: 230 EUR - normal price registration after 01.01.2017.
To register for the seminar, send us full name, address, email and telephone number. An invoice will be send to you by email. Should a participant cancel their participation, they must do so at least two weeks prior commencement of the event. In such cases administrative fee of 50 EUR will be retained and the remainder of the amount returned on your account.
The local contact/host of this seminar is:
Yogini joga, Monika Pekošak
Phone: 00386 41 671 405 web:www.jogini.net
STUDIO EVIANA, Špruha 19, Trzin, Slovenia