The vision for the Victoria Yoga Conference is to build the yoga community and share connections. We created a calendar for posting yoga retreats, workshops, and special events. This page is updated weekly.
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With Nicole Marcia Sunday, October 16, 2016, 2-6 pm @ Stretch Vancouver, 180 E. Pender St $75 ($35 for Yoga Outreach volunteers) Most teacher trainings provide teachers with the essential foundations for conducting public classes but often leave graduates without more in-depth training in negotiating the teacher/student relationship. Yoga teachers may lack an understanding community to address questions about their work, debrief difficult teacher/student relationships and discuss ethics. In this workshop participants will gain a theoretical and experiential foundation in the unique…Find out more »
One Week All-Inclusive Yoga & Wellness Retreat on the Beach. Join us in beautiful Troncones, Mexico for 7 days of yoga beneath the palapa, daily AiChi in our own private pool, massage, pilates, music and more! With spectacular sunsets, a wide sandy beach and our own beautiful boutique hotel. Facilitated by sister team, Kara Sorensen, RMT (pilates, AiChi, Aquatic Therapy, Wellness) & Cedar Sorensen, E-RYT 500 (Yoga, Meditaion, Aletheia Breathwork)!Find out more »
Monday, November 21st: 7pm - 9pm @ Stretch Yoga Studio 180 E Pender Street, Vancouver Tickets: $20 (no one will be turned away for lack of funds) Shôken Michael Stone is a renowned Yoga teacher, Buddhist teacher and psychotherapist. He brings together traditional practices and lineages, with the insights of western psychology, philosophy and medicine. He is the voice of a new generation of practitioners articulating a spiritual practice that focuses both on personal healing and social awakening. He teaches internationally and…Find out more »
November 25, 26, 27 at Moksana Yoga, Victoria Yoga Outreach’s Core Training™ teaches yoga instructors how to work with students confronting a wide range of challenges within diverse settings. Participants learn how to provide safe, inclusive, accessible, and confidence building yoga classes. Completing Yoga Outreach’s Core Training™ also enables you to become a volunteer with Yoga Outreach - and volunteers are always needed! Training can be completed in 18 hours over three days on site, or you can learn at…Find out more »
Explore the Yoga for Recovery practice approach developed by Taryn Strong specifically for people in recovery. In this women-only workshop, Taryn will help you to create a comprehensive, healing practice of your own. She will lead you to integrate breath and body movement with the wisdom of yoga and meditation to enhance the most important connection you can make – to yourself. At the end of the practice, Taryn will share the wisdom she has gleaned this past several years…Find out more »
With Michael Stone Have you studied mindfulness or meditation and want to go deeper? Are you a yoga teacher, psychologist, nurse, educator or in the caring professions and want to facilitate meditation at work? Do you want to learn the deeper roots of contemplative practice? This Meditation Facilitation Training is designed for delivering mindfulness meditation practices to others, including a variety of different populations, in small groups and one on one. The course will integrate meditation in the Buddhist and…Find out more »
Are you looking to reduce your anxiety and enjoy a breakthrough around your emotional eating? Join best selling author and TV personality Julie Daniluk and 20 + year tantric yoga teacher and councillor Yogi Shambu for this exclusive workshop. It will give you the tools to not only cope but excel at being yourself in the midst of it all. As the new year moves into full swing, spend a day with two inspiring experts who have over 35 years…Find out more »
6 Week series for ages 11-15. Wednesdays at 3:45-4:45pm. Taught by Cara Calibaba. Yoga 4 Youth is a flowing, heart-centered class which encourages tweens to develop strength, flexibility, focus and a sense of oneness. Our peaceful studio setting will allow participants to feel nourished and supported by the use of a variety of yoga props. Each youth participant will explore breath work, mindfulness techniques, and basic Yoga Philosophy. *Beginners welcome (girls & boys), no prior yoga experience necessary*Find out more »
Embody Bali Retreats March 16-23, 2017 and/or March 26-April 2, 2017 Retreats in Being is offering two 7 day culture & wellness retreats in Bali. Each retreat offers daily practices of yoga, meditation and Ai Chi plus offerings of massage, aquatic therapy, cultural excursions, and so much more…! These nourishing retreats restore & replenish the whole body, mind & spirit. They have been called 'the trip of a lifetime' and 'the best thing I've ever done to take care of myself". Register for…Find out more »
For Practitioners and Teachers (all levels) Experience daily pranayama and asana practices as well as deepen your understanding or enhance your teaching with detailed asana clinics and educational seminars (65 CET hours for Teachers). This detailed Immersion gives you: - Asana Clinics focusing on the foundations of Primary Series - Choice of morning or evening daily asana practice - A personal pranayama practice - An introduction to yogic kriyas - Discussions in yoga philosophy, focusing on the 8 limbs of…Find out more »