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The Yoga of Patanjali – An Intro to Meditation

The Yoga of Patanjali – an Introduction to Meditation The great Sage Patanjali of Ancient India is accredited with codifying the practice and technique of Yoga. The definition in which Patanjali uses when defining Yoga is the ability to direct the mind in a chosen direction. He uses the word yoga to describe what we call, meditation. Patanjali’s Yoga is, in fact, the Yoga of meditation. By following his guidelines, we can all bring ourselves into this space of peace…

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Introduction to Vedic Chant

Introduction to Vedic Chant Join me Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 for an Introduction to Vedic Chant workshop at Mantra Yoga in Carlsbad, CA from 1:00-3:00pm. In this course we will explore the Rules of Vedic Chant, Applications of Sound, an Overview of Sanskrit, Proper Pronunciation and Technique. The workshop will be a combination of lecture, discussion and chant practice – designed for ALL levels. There is absolutely no experience required. Why Learn Healing Chant? Proper pronunciation of chants produce vibrations…

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Right Effort on the Mat at Mantra Yoga

Right Effort on the Mat At Mantra Yoga on July 15th, 2017 One of the most common questions that I receive from yoga practitioners is whether or not they are doing a specific posture correctly. Typically, I follow their question with a question of my own: “What is that you are experiencing?” This is not an easy question to answer. In the Yoga tradition, there are five markers for the success and effectiveness of the practice. These five markers are…

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Past Events Retreats

Salutations to the Sun: Costa Rica 2017

SALUTATIONS TO THE SUN SUMMER YOGA + MEDITATION RETREAT Playa Grande, Costa Rica July 31 – August 5th, 2017   Join the renowned yoga teachers, Josh Blatter and Cici Escobar for an end of Summer immersion into yoga, meditation and relaxation. Located in the majestic Playa Grande, Costa Rica at the Rip Jack Inn, we will spend 6 days and 5 nights in the luxuries of travel, yoga, ocean and outdoors. Each day will include daily yoga practices, meditation, local…

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Origins of an Ancient Practice: applications of asana

Origins of an Ancient Practice. Applications of Asana   Join Josh Blatter for a free online class exploring and investigating the origins of modern day yoga posture practice. This class will be a follow up from our previous conversation on the similarities and differences between asana and exercise – we will both review and deepen our understanding of yoga, its’ roots and how to apply the tools of yoga (primarily asana) to effectively bring ourselves greater peace, vitality and mental…

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