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Foundations of Ayurveda
Feb 8 - May 12, 2019

Foundations of Ayurveda

The introductory program begins on February 8th and meets one weekend a month through May. The fundamentals of Ayurvedic theory, anatomy and physiology, nutrition, lifestyle management, yoga, basic clinical assessment and Sanskrit will be discussed. Completion of this course may be applied towards the Ayurvedic Health Counselor certificate.

Yoga, Service & Community
Mar 6 - Jun 9, 2019

Yoga, Service & Community

For those passionate about living, learning, and serving in community, Mount Madonna Center offers 3-month residential service-learning opportunities in a beautiful retreat setting. Yoga, Service, & Community (YSC) is a unique, experiential placement which supports those on the path of personal growth and spiritual development, with on-going classes focused on philosophy and practice, living a meaningful life, and mind-body awareness through yoga and healthy living.

Prenatal YTT Level 1
Apr 24 - 28, 2019

Prenatal YTT Level 1

This comprehensive training includes in-depth instruction on prenatal āsana, prāṇāyāma, meditation, Āyurveda, mindfulness techniques for labor, the anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, common discomforts in pregnancy, and how to support mothers through every stage of pregnancy and postpartum.

Advanced Yoga Studies (YTT 300)
May 2, 2019 - Mar 29, 2020

Advanced Yoga Studies (YTT 300)

Delve deeper and integrate Patañjali's Yoga Sūtras , Sāmkhya, Subtle Body theory, Āyurveda, Sanskṛit and Mantra, Tantra, Ritual, Bhakti Yoga, and Yoga Psychology into your practice and teaching, furthering your knowledge in each area through practice and student teaching practicums.

Herbal Defense ~ Overcoming Illness and Aging
May 24 - 26, 2019

Herbal Defense ~ Overcoming Illness and Aging

Learn how you can keep your vitality strong all year round, no matter your age or health history. Start building a toolbox to prevent premature aging and avoid the decline that often comes with advancing on life’s path.

Prenatal YTT Level 2
May 27 - 30, 2019

Prenatal YTT Level 2

Level two is about finding your voice and further cultivating your skills as a Prenatal Yoga Teacher, including advanced teaching methodology and practicum. Level One is a pre-requisite for Level Two.

Yoga, Service & Community
Jun 11 - Aug 25, 2019

Yoga, Service & Community

For those passionate about living, learning, and serving in community, Mount Madonna Center offers 3-month residential service-learning opportunities in a beautiful retreat setting. Yoga, Service, & Community (YSC) is a unique, experiential placement which supports those on the path of personal growth and spiritual development, with on-going classes focused on philosophy and practice, living a meaningful life, and mind-body awareness through yoga and healthy living.

YTT 200 Summer Intensive
Jun 20 - Jul 19, 2019

YTT 200 Summer Intensive

The Yoga Teacher Training 200 program is designed to delve deeply into Yoga as explained in the traditional Yoga Scriptures. Classically, Aṣhțāṅga Yoga means eight-limbed Yoga, we will address each limb and will teach āsanas from the Hatha Yoga system (referenced in the Hatha Yoga Pradipika, Gherand Samita, and other Hatha yoga scriptures) as shared with us by our teacher, Baba Hari Dass.

Children's YTT Summer Intensive
Jun 21 - 30, 2019

Children's YTT Summer Intensive

Mount Madonna Institute and Mount Madonna School jointly offer an extraordinary Children’s Yoga Teacher Training Program. Learn to apply Classical Ashtanga Yoga to child development and create and teach engaging yoga classes for children. This comprehensive training will inspire you to bring the benefits of asana, breathing, and self-reflection to your young students and their families. This course is designed to deepen your personal practice.

YTT 200 Modular Series
Sep 19, 2019 - Feb 9, 2020

YTT 200 Modular Series

This comprehensive training supports students as they delve deeply into understanding the practice and study of Yoga as explained in the traditional Yoga Scriptures. Guided by approximately 30 senior teachers, a personal mentor, and an entire community, students develop the fundamental skills needed to teach a well-rounded and safe yoga class.