Traditions of Yoga: Sanskrit & Cultural Appreciation

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Course Description

Honour the roots of the Yogic tradition by learning the write and pronounce Sanskrit. Be courageous and open in a place of learning to find out how you can bring equity into your realm of influence.

In this 25 hr course, become more familiar with the ancient tradition from a culturally informed perspective. Find out the difference between sadhus in the present and some of the history of this unique and often unrevealed subculture in India.


  • Introduction to reading and proper pronounciation of Sanskrit
  • Sanskrit alphabet
  • Mantra recitation
  • Cultural appreciation and appropriation
  • Navigating a changing landscape
  • Understand the history of colonization and knowledge moving from East to West
  • Be in a space where you can be safe to learn what you don’t know


Full Tuition:
$550 + 5% GST

Price Breakdown:
Includes Tuition & Manual

For Dates, Times and Location of the Next Training:

200 hour yoga teacher training is not a prerequisite

Teacher: Yogacharini Maitreyi & Lucy St. John, M Ed, ERYT-500, YACEP

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