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Yoga Health Education Camp - Stress Management

Taught by Yoga Farm StaffSunday, August 12 – Friday, August 17, 2018Tuition : $190.00
plus accommodations (see below for prices)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description

More than 70% of doctor visits are due to diseases or health conditions caused by stress. Stress adversely affects physical, mental/emotional, and spiritual health if untreated for long periods of time. This 5-day Camp will help you to recognize the sources of stress in your daily life and provides the Yogic tools to increase one's stress resilience and cultivate a positive outlook on life as we address our lifestyle choices and how to change them through:

Workshop Topics

  1. Intro to the 5 Points of Yoga for Integral Health
  2. 5 Causes of Stress According to Yoga
  3. Proper Breathing and Prana
  4. Proper Relaxation 
  5. Positive Thinking / Thought Power

More Topics

  • eating a balanced, vegetarian diet
  • limiting caffeine and alcohol 
  • proper sleep
  • regular exercise (asana)
  • regular meditation
  • creative pursuits
  • spiritual diary writing
  • conscious breathing exercises (pranayama)
  • recognizing factors that trigger stress response

Daily Schedule

06:00 - 07:30 am Satsang: silent meditation, chanting and lecture
08:00 - 10:00 am Special Yoga therapeutic class - adapted to condition 
10:00 - 10:45 am Vegetarian Brunch
11:00 - 12:00 pm Karma Yoga
01:00 - 03:00 pm Yoga Health Workshop
04:00 - 06:00 pm Special Yoga therapeutic class - adapted to condition 
06:00 - 06:45 pm Vegetarian Dinner
08:00 - 09:30 pm Satsang: silent meditation, chanting and lecture

Pre-requisite

There are no prerequisites other than a sincere desire to learn classical yoga.

Arrival and Departure

Arrival: The course will begin at 7pm on the first Date of the course with an Ashram Orientation followed by Satsang at 8pm. 
Departure: The course will conclude at 3pm on the Final date.

We encourage you to arrive by 4pm on Day 1, making the most out of the afternoon by joining us for the Asana class and dinner. You are always welcome and encouraged to extend your stay to any length before or after the course. Please indicate your desired arrival and departure dates on your registration form.

What to Bring

Textbook: "Essentials of Yoga Practice and Philosophy" by Swami Sitaramananda

Other:  slip on shoes, loose comfortable clothing, writing materials, meditation shawl or blanket, yoga mat, flashlight.  All books and materials are available in our boutique.

Registration

To Register for this course click the "Register" Button.

◻ STEP 1 - CREATE ONLINE USER ID AND PASSWORD
◻ STEP 2 - FILL OUT ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS
◻ STEP 3 - WILL ANYBODY JOIN YOU?
◻ STEP 4 - CHOOSE ACCOMMODATION OPTION
◻ STEP 5 - MAKE DEPOSIT AND PAY ONLINE WITH PAYPAL OR CREDIT CARD

Accommodation Prices and Photos

Tenting: $50/night

Om Cabins
 - Dorm: $65/night per person
 - Double: $85/night per person
 - Single: $130/night

Siva Cabins
 - Double: $120/night per person
 - Single: $170/night

Deluxe Shanti Cabins 
- Triple: $120/night per person
- Double: $160/night per person
- Single: $240/night
- Family of two: $280/night per family
- Family of three: $320/night per family

Accommodation Discounts: Seniors (60+) 10% & Students 10%

Click here for detailed information on accommodations