Yin Yoga can be even more transformative if practiced in alignment with the seasons.

Yin Yoga 15 Hour Immersion:
Staying Healthy with the Seasons

15 Hour Training with Melina Meza

Program Details

January 17-19, 2020
Friday 6-9pm
Saturday + Sunday 12:30-6:30pm

Location
Namaste Rockridge
5416 College Ave
Oakland, CA 94618

Yin Yoga is a powerful practice that deepens the mind-body connection. Through muscle relaxation and release of tension, breath awareness and visualizations, Yin Yoga not only inspires the circulation of life force energy (prana) throughout the body but also instills an attitude that allows you to more fully prepare for meditation. It’s a wonderful companion to the active, fitness-focused forms of yoga celebrated in the West today, and one that when added to your repertoire, whether as a practitioner or student, can increase your joint flexibility, enhance circulation in the body and peace of mind.

Yin Yoga can be even more transformative if practiced in alignment with the seasons and the energetic qualities that each offers. This approach is at the foundation of Yin Yoga Immersion—Staying Healthy with the Seasons, taught by Melina Meza, a pioneer in the seasonal approach to well-being since 2008.

Melina will teach Yin Yoga sequences primed for each of the seasons, as well as share ways to work with the five elements (space, air, fire, earth, water), nutrition strategies, acupressure points, and yogic philosophy that enhance well-being throughout the year. 

This immersion is perfect for yoga practitioners who want to balance their active practice with a slower meditative style of movement as well as yoga teachers who wish to broaden their offerings and help prepare students for meditation and healthy living.

This training covers:
  • Yin anatomy – physical and subtle body
  • Yin poses and modifications
  • Seasonal nutrition and recipes
  • Intro to Taoism and Buddhism, and Mindfulness meditation
  • Subtle body training
  • Teaching Yin Yoga* (required if you are taking this course for credit)
For Yoga Teachers:

By completing this training, you will receive 15 hours of continuing education credits to use towards RYT-certifications.

This training qualifies as 15 hours of elective credit in the Namaste Professional 300 hour Teacher Training.

Pricing:*

Full Training: $350 / $300 Early Bird

Early bird available through January 1, 2020.

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* Notice of Cancellation must be made in writing. Cancellations made before January 3, 2020 will receive a refund minus $50 processing fee.  NO REFUNDS OR CANCELLATIONS AFTER January 3, 2020.

Yin Yoga TrainingMelina Meza, BS Nutrition, Ayurvedic Health Educator, 500-ERYT, Melina Meza is a pioneer in the field of yoga, nutrition, and Ayurvedic Health, sharing her knowledge with yogis around the world for more than 20 years.

She is the creator of Seasonal Vinyasa Yoga, a holistic practice that features lifestyle, diet, and yoga practices tailored to the rhythms of the four seasons to help people stay healthy as they age. Her passion for Nature, the five elements, beauty, and humor forge the foundation of her unique approach to well-being.

She is the author of the Art of Sequencing books and an upcoming book to be released this fall, Seasonal Health and Wellness.

melinameza.com