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~JULY~

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Tuesday, 7/16 ~ 7:30-8:45 pm

Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those who are new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.

Instructor: Loli Arosemena

Cost: $79 + tax

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Gentle Yoga 6 Week Series

Thursday, 7/18 ~ 7:30-8:45 pm

This Gentle class is designed for students interested in a slower, but equally effective practice. You will experience gently held postures and breathing techniques that calm the mind, relax the body, and improve joint health and flexibility. This is the class for times of high stress or low energy. It is great for beginners, seniors, experienced students, or anyone seeking a gentle and meditative practice.

Instructor: Jayaprabha Mare

Cost: $79 + tax

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~AUGUST~

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Saturday, 8/3 ~ 9:00-10:15 am

Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.  

Instructor: Holly Prosperi

Cost: $79 +tax

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Chair Yoga 6 Week Series ~ Approachable For All Bodies

Tuesday, 8/6 ~ 4:45-5:45 pm

You’d love to take a yoga class, but getting up and down on a mat is a challenge, you have limited balance or mobility, your knees are tender, or you are recovering from an injury, come on over and pull up a chair!

Chair Yoga is an accessible form of yoga for any age group. In this class, we will use the chair as a prop to help modify the poses while maintaining all the benefits of yoga including: stress relief, increased energy, strength, muscle tone, balance, deepened breath capacity and overall health.

This class can also provide training for office workers to utilize at their desk, and is a great way to share a yoga class with a parent or grandparent. No previous yoga experience needed. Reserve your spot today!

Cost: $79 + tax
-Limits 3 min & 15 max pre-registered students.
-If max is reached, no drop-ins.

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~SEPTEMBER~

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Tuesday, 9/3 ~ 7:30-8:45 pm

Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those who are new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.

Instructor: Loli Arosemena 

Cost: $79 + tax

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Intro to Meditation - Foundations of Practice

6 week series Thursday, 9/5 ~ 6:00 -7:15 pm

This class is perfect for anyone new to meditation. It will provide simple, accessible techniques to foster the skill of conscious, sustained attention (presence) which connects us to equanimity and objectivity that allows for internal wisdom, happiness and peace. The focus will be to help you develop a personal practice suited to your personality and daily life.

A CD set will be available for purchase, which participants will be invited to listen to throughout the series.

Instructor: Jayaprabha Mare

Cost: $79 + materials

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Gentle Yoga 6 Week Series

Thursday, 9/5 ~ 7:30-8:45 pm

The Gentle class is designed for students interested in a slower, but equally effective practice. You will experience gently held postures and breathing techniques that calm the mind, relax the body and improve joint health and flexibility. This class is for times of high stress or low energy. It is great for beginners, seniors, experienced students, or anyone seeking a gentle and meditative practice.

Instructor: Jayaprabha Mare

Cost: $79 + tax

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Inquiry Dyad Meditation

Saturday, 9/14 - 12:30-5:30 pm

Have you ever wanted to:

-Deepen your sense of self?
-Gain a greater ability to authentically relate with others?
-Connect to a genuine sense of well being regardless of outer circumstances?
- Live more from who you really are rather than from neurosis and upset?


Then you don't want to miss our Inquiry Dyad Meditation!

Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique inspired by 3 unique awareness practices fused together by Charles Berner in 1968, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization through inquiry and communication.

Cost: $49
$39 by Friday, September 6
Event Preregistration required by:  Friday morning September 13!

Previous Dyad, Enlightenment Intensive or Meditation Experience Recommended.

Inquiry Dyad Meditation - Sept.

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Saturday, 9/21 ~ 9:00-10:15 am

Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.

Instructor: Holly Prosperi

Cost: $79 + tax

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Jayaprabha & The Joy of Sound Kirtan

Saturday, 9/28 ~ 7:30 PM

Kirtan is a fun, interactive, and devotional musical event. We repeat simple melodies in a lively call and response style supporting a connection with our heart and spirit. It is an easy way for even a new practitioner to experience a deep, blissful meditative state. The positive vibration in the music along with the group energy is catchy and will uplift even the quiet spectator.

Join Jayaprabha, bhakti yogini and teacher  accompanied by The Joy of Sound, a diverse group of talented vocalists and musicians. Together they create uplifting vocal harmonies with a soulful and energetic instrumental vibration.

September Jayaprahba & The Joy of Sound Kirtan

Cost: $15 in advance/$20 day of/Kids Free!

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~OCTOBER~

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Inquiry Dyad Meditation

Saturday, 10/19 ~ 12:30-5:30 pm


Have you ever wanted to:

- Deepen your sense of self?
- Gain a greater ability to authentically relate with others?
- Connect to a genuine sense of well being regardless of outer circumstances?
- Live more from who you really are rather than from neurosis and upset?


Then you don't want to miss our Inquiry Dyad Meditation!


Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique inspired by 3 unique awareness practices fused together by Charles Berner in 1968, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization through inquiry and communication.

Cost: $49
$39 by Friday, October 11
Event Preregistration required by: Friday morning, October 18!

Previous Dyad, Enlightenment Intensive or Meditation Experience Recommended.

Inquiry Dyad Meditation - Oct.

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Gentle Yoga 6 Week Series

Thursday, 10/24 ~ 7:30-8:45pm

The Gentle class is designed for students interested in a slower, but equally effective practice. You will experience gently held postures and breathing techniques that calm the mind, relax the body, and improve joint health and flexibility. This is the class for times of high stress or low energy. It is great for beginners, seniors,  experienced students, or anyone seeking a gentle and meditative practice. 

Instructor: Jayaprabha Mare

Cost: $79 +tax

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Tuesday, 10/22 ~ 6:00-7:15 pm

Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those who are new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.

Instructor: Loli Arosemena

Cost: $79 + Tax

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Befriending Your Mind - Intro Meditation

6 wk series Thursday, 10/24 ~ 6:00-7:15 pm

*Due to Thanksgiving this class will skip Thurs 11/28 and will end on Thurs, 12/5.

Drawing from research in neuroscience on meditation's ability to positively change the brain, this course will provide tools to honestly and compassionately relate with your mind. These techniques that reshape the brain will help to steady your mind, reduce stress, notice the positive, and heal painful experiences which promote a life of balance, peace and joy. 

Drop-ins are not permitted in this class.

Instructor: Jayaprabha Mare

Cost: $79 + materials

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Mystical Kirtan with Mirabai Moon

Saturday, 10/26 ~ 7:30 pm

 Join Mirabai as she tours across North America and internationally, sharing chant music and sound healing in yoga studios, healing centers, and festivals. She will guide you into experiences of profound healing and unconditional love through Bhakti Yoga practices. Mystical Kirtan with Mirabai Moon offers a passionate embrace of the Divine Essence right here and now, in your embodied human form, just as you are. 

MIrabai Moon Kirtan

Cost: $20 in advance/$25 day of (no one turned away)

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~NOVEMBER~

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Saturday, 11/9 ~ 9:00-10:15 am


Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.  

Instructor: Holly Prosperi

Cost: $79 + tax

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Inquiry Dyad Meditation

Saturday, 11/16 ~ 12:30-5:30 pm


Have you ever wanted to:

-Deepen your sense of self?
-Gain a greater ability to authentically relate with others?
-Connect to a genuine sense of well being regardless of outer circumstances?
- Live more from who you really are rather than from neurosis and upset?


Then you don't want to miss our Inquiry Dyad Meditation!

Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique inspired by 3 unique awareness practices fused together by Charles Berner in 1968, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization through inquiry and communication.

Cost: $49
$39 by Friday, November 8
Event Preregistration required by:  Friday morning, November 15!

Previous Dyad, Enlightenment Intensive or Meditation Experience Recommended.

Inquiry Dyad Meditation - Nov.

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Jayaprabha & The Joy of Sound Kirtan

Saturday, 11/23 ~ 7:30 pm

Kirtan is a fun, interactive, and devotional musical event. We repeat simple melodies in a lively call and response style supporting a connection with our heart and spirit. It is an easy way for even a new practitioner to experience a deep, blissful meditative state. The positive vibration in the music along with the group energy is catchy and will uplift even the quiet spectator.

Join Jayaprabha, bhakti yogini and teacher  accompanied by The Joy of Sound, a diverse group of talented vocalists and musicians. Together they create uplifting vocal harmonies with a soulful and energetic instrumental vibration.

November Jayaprahba & The Joy of Sound Kirtan

Cost: $15 in advance/$20 day of/Kids Free!

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~DECEMBER~

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Inquiry Dyad Meditation

Saturday, 12/14 ~ 12:30-5:30 pm

 

Have you ever wanted to:

-Deepen your sense of self?
-Gain a greater ability to authentically relate with others?
-Connect to a genuine sense of well being regardless of outer circumstances?
- Live more from who you really are rather than from neurosis and upset?


Then you don't want to miss our Inquiry Dyad Meditation.


Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique inspired by 3 unique awareness practices fused together by Charles Berner in 1968, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization through inquiry and communication.

Cost: $49
$39 by Friday, December 6
Event Preregistration required by: Friday morning, December 13!


Previous Dyad,  Enlightenment Intensive or Meditation Experience Recommended.

Inquiry Dyad Meditation - Dec.

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~JANUARY~

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Opening Enlightenment Intensive ~ January 2020

Thurs. Jan 16 - Mon. Jan 20

READY TO TRANSFORM!!! Then don’t miss this retreat dedicated to self discovery. Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization.

By letting go of the external search for happiness for this long weekend we allow the technique to open and prepare us for the possibility of experiencing our true nature directly. By experiencing the authentic self we reconnect to the eternal happiness, contentment, and peace within.

Cost includes gourmet vegetarian meals, snacks, lodging, workshop, and integration.
Space is limited so  register today!

Cost: $675
Early registration discount: $550 with $200 non-refundable deposit by November 30th. 
(Deposit is non-refundable/non-transferable to other services)

Limited Amount of Partial Scholarships Available
To apply for scholarship funds we require that the participant send us a formal request by email or US mail with the following information: Please let us know what is drawing you to the Opening Enlightenment Intensive and how you think the retreat might serve you. Also, please include details of your current situation that is causing you to request this scholarship along with the dollar amount you are able to contribute to the Intensive.

Donations Accepted & Appreciated
If you feel served by this work, please consider donating to our scholarship fund to support others.

Enlightenment Intensive - January 2020

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Intro to Meditation - Foundations of Practice

6 week series Thursday, 1/23 ~ 6::00-7:15 pm

This class is perfect for anyone new to meditation. It will provide simple, accessible techniques to foster the skill of conscious, sustained attention (presence) which connects us to equanimity and objectivity that allows for internal wisdom, happiness and peace. The focus will be to help you develop a personal practice suited to your personality and daily life.

A CD set will be available for purchase, which participants will be invited to listen to throughout the series.

Instructor: Jayaprabha Mare

Cost: $79 + materials

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Jayaprabha & The Joy of Sound Kirtan

Saturday, 1/31 ~ 7:30 PM

Kirtan is a fun, interactive, and devotional musical event. We repeat simple melodies in a lively call and response style supporting a connection with our heart and spirit. It is an easy way for even a new practitioner to experience a deep, blissful meditative state. The positive vibration in the music along with the group energy is catchy and will uplift even the quiet spectator.

Join Jayaprabha, bhakti yogini and teacher  accompanied by The Joy of Sound, a diverse group of talented vocalists and musicians. Together they create uplifting vocal harmonies with a soulful and energetic instrumental vibration.

January Jayaprahba & The Joy of Sound Kirtan

Cost: $15 in advance/$20 day of/Kids Free!

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