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How to be a successful yoga instructor (part 3 of 3)

Posted by on Aug 21, 2013 in Yoga Teacher Training

How to be a successful yoga instructor (part 3 of 3)

What is the right yoga instructor training for me? Distance or local yoga instructor training? What training shall you choose? By now you have probably realized that there are many to choose from. You can stay at home and do a training at you local yoga studio or you can go abroad, to India or why not Central America. Of course I want you to do the training with us but the truth is that our training doesn´t fit everyone. The obvious advantage for staying at home is that you...

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How to be a successful yoga instructor (part 2 of 3)

Posted by on Aug 17, 2013 in Yoga Teacher Training

How to be a successful yoga instructor (part 2 of 3)

Part 2. Career as a yoga instructor. Maybe you are dreaming of quitting your day job and making a career out of your passion for yoga. In this part I will share my experiences about what works and what does not work if you want to make yoga your full-time occupation. During our time as yoga instructor trainers, we have seen some students who, although they started out training with a mindset of “deepening their own practice and learning more about yoga,” were operating...

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How to be a successful yoga intructor (part 1 of 3)

Posted by on Aug 16, 2013 in Yoga Teacher Training

How to be a successful yoga intructor (part 1 of 3)

 How do you know you are ready to do a yoga instructor training? One of the first questions we get from a prospective student is: “Do you think I am ready to do the training?”. The requirements for doing a yoga instructor training varies from one school to another. Some schools require many years of consistent practice and proof that you have excelled in a specific sequence or mastered a specific asana before they let you participate. Other schools, like ours, do not...

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What Is Method Yoga?

Posted by on Jul 6, 2013 in Yoga Teacher Training

What Is Method Yoga?

Millions of people are benefiting from the positive effects of yoga. They experience a decrease in anxiety, weight loss, a more positive outlook, well-being, a spiritual connection, even a sense of community. Or, maybe you went to a yoga class and weren’t sold on it. Maybe it was too foreign or the chanting threw you off. Maybe you had a bad experience with a teacher or didn’t like the group setting. Maybe the class was too hard and you were frustrated or you experienced...

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Definition Of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga

Posted by on May 10, 2013 in Yoga Teacher Training

Definition Of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga

Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training (via http://theyogateachertraining.com) Defnition of ashtanga The Sanskrit term Ashtanga translates as “eight limbs” and traditionally refers to the eight limbs of Raja Yoga. Raja yoga, also known as Royal Yoga was first defined by Pantanjali in his famous work The Yoga Sutras written most probably around the 2nd century CE...

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Destination Teacher Training – A Life Changing Experience

Posted by on Apr 21, 2013 in Yoga Teacher Training

Destination Teacher Training – A Life Changing Experience

We are proud to feature Maggie Franz, a yoga teacher from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She took her level one yoga teacher training  in Mexico, 2012,  and in this article she writes about what a life changing experience this was for her. It´s Yoga Nica offers destination teacher training packages at reasonable prices on varies location on the Pacific Coast of Nicaragua. Make this year a transformational year and attend a yoga teacher training abroad. Read about some of the...

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