Initiation ~ Sūtra Wisdom Series I.1-11
The Yoga Sūtra are a thread that guides you on your personal vision quest to step off the beaten path. To move beyond mundane drudgery and feel yourself as a life-giving force of creativity and beauty-making is to initiate yourself as a free thinker, non-conformist with a cleaner, more spacious and honest human life. There is truly nothing like the adventure of The Yoga Sūtra. In Pāda I, Sūtra 1-11, Patañjali unfolds the possibilities of consciousness, reveals how to utilize your intelligence for breakthrough insights to experience unparalleled freedom and joy in the world without getting hung up in the turnings of the mind and quiet the voice of the inner critic. Study sheets with points of self-inquiry and soundbites of chanting downloads. Access: 15 weeks
The Hero's Path ~ Sūtra Wisdom Series I.12-20
Patañjali paves the path of transforming a life of confusion into one of profound reward and inspired adventure. The primary heroes left footprints so that we might explore our unique and personal adventure back to the den of the human heart and creativity to become secondary heroes in our own right. Sage advice prompts us to take heart in the journey of coming home to ourself and harken to the call of our deepest interior longings. We are reminded that although we are not obligated to take the adventure of self—realization, life does not permit us to ignore it. Patañjali encourages us to walk the hero's path and take up the reigns of our destiny as a joyful process of discovery. Study sheets with points of self-inquiry and soundbites of chanting downloads. Access: 13 weeks
Return to Source ~ The Creative Matrix: Sūtra Wisdom Series I:21-29
Live Online Classroom thru April 20th Wednesdays 10-11a Hawaii time It is a rare sort of person that is able to recognize the Divine in everyone. If we tune into but one strand of the matrix’s web, we tap into the potential for understanding the whole. The journey through the labyrinth of creation renders awareness increasingly subtle and potent. New worlds open allowing us to source life’s intrinsic essence and embrace its flow into our life. Heightened awareness links our deeper aspirations and soul's calling into the experience of daily life to be a part of life's beauty-making. Study sheets with points of self-inquiry and soundbites of chanting downloads.Recording access: 11 weeks post enrollment.
YOGĀSANA & SŪTRA VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS
Prāna & Bandha Practices Virtual Yoga Workshop
9 hours / 3 classes Authentic Yogik practices are designed to locate and release blockages in the body, heart and mind. If we feel restless it is an indication that there is more Prāna surrounding us than we embody. The result is that we feel unsteady, stuck, restricted or lack-luster. Explore how to be find ease in the gravitational field with effortlessness. Yogik practices and key insights to revitalize, and harmonize your personal energy field. Alignment based Yogāsana practices, Sūtra wisdom and chanting along with prāṇāyāma breath techniques.
Sankalpa: Ignite Your Intention Virtual Yoga Workshop
Āsana & Sūtra inquiry ~ 8 hours / 4 sessions Sankalpa is a statement that reflects our true nature and inner calling that requires no change or action. Yoga practices help us find resolution by settling our body and mind. When we land in our true brilliance, we can hear our heart's deepest desire. This articulation of our highest truth is known as Sankalpa, and empowers us to be absolutely alive and remain authentic in the nitty gritty moments of daily life. Yoga Sūtra insights and chanting, Prānāyāma, and therapeutic alignment based Yogāsana
Unlock the Granthi Psychosomatic Knots Virtual Yoga Workshop
Classical & innovative Yoga & Prāṇāyāma practices woven with timeless Yoga Sūtra wisdom, chanting & personal inquiry (three 3 hour classes) The Granthi are psychic restrictions to our instinctive, emotional & intellectual wisdom experienced somatically as knots of tension in our low back & sacral area, the shoulders, or neck tension & headaches. These psychosomatic tensions are a call to get clear and listen to inner wisdom. Discover key insights to personal freedom in a life-affirming exploration of Yoga as embodied awareness of living full-blooded in mind, body & heart.
Patañjali's Essential Pearls of Wisdom Introductory Course
10 class video series The Patañjali Yoga Sūtra open new worlds of insight to move beyond belief systems into the direct experience of spirituality, & the unfolding of one’s unique & authentic Self. Sage guidance provides insights to integrate Yoga practices with your emotions and psychology, offering perennial wisdom in navigating life’s challenges through the cultivation of discriminating wisdom. Bhāvani offers unique contemporary insights, to reveal that deep personal inquiry is both the means and experience of embodying true spiritual awakening. Access:12 weeks
Yoga In Action & The Colors Of The Mind ~ Sūtra Wisdom Series II.1-11
According to Sage Patañjali our greatest challenge is our addiction to problems and a tendency to miss the point. Once we understand that all unnecessary suffering has roots in the five root afflictions or Klesha, we appreciate them as opportunities for growth. Study sheets with points of self-inquiry and soundbites of chanting downloads. Access: 13 weeks
Breaking Free Of The Wheel Of Karma ~ Sūtra Wisdom Series II.12-21
Science based research reveals we have on the average of 80,000 thoughts prepay of which 95% are repeating, and 80% are self-negating. If we can recognize the patterns of the storyline we are repeatedly manifesting, and the roles we tend to play, we discern the design of our karma. Once recognized, our story is suspended so that we can conceivably find the key to unlock a new destiny. Study sheets with points of self-inquiry and soundbites of chanting downloads. Access:12 weeks
'The Yogī’s Roadmap' book
While the techniques of Yoga are well expounded upon in the West, little guidance has been offered to integrate these practices with our emotions and psychology. Traditionally, the Patañjali Yoga Sūtra is recognized as the definitive guide, offering perennial wisdom in navigating life’s challenges through the cultivation of viveka khyāti, discriminating wisdom. In The Yogī’s Roadmap, Bhāvani Maki offers unique, contemporary insights into the Yoga Sūtra, revealing that deep, personal inquiry is both the means and the experience, of embodying our true spiritual awakening.
'The Yogī’s Roadmap' book 6 copy discount
Save $24 for 6 copies Excellent for study groups, Satsanga, and to inspire spiritual community While the techniques of Yoga are well expounded upon in the West, little guidance has been offered to integrate these practices with our emotions and psychology. Traditionally, the Patañjali Yoga Sūtra is recognized as the definitive guide, offering perennial wisdom in navigating life’s challenges through the cultivation of viveka khyāti, discriminating wisdom. In The Yogī’s Roadmap, Bhāvani Maki offers unique, contemporary insights into the Yoga Sūtra, revealing that deep, personal inquiry is both the means and the experience, of embodying our true spiritual awakening.
'The Yogī’s Roadmap' book 12 copy discount
Perfect for teacher trainings and study groups. Save $9 per copy (discount $9/copy) Derived from Bhāvani Maki's teacher training programs, a perfect accompaniment to any teacher training program. While going through the entire Sūtra can be overwhelming, Bhāvani offers unique contemporary insights to affirm that deep, personal inquiry is both the means and experience of embodying our true spiritual awakening. Written in the spirit of the oral tradition, key points make the Sūtra accessible and practical for the modern day teacher and practitioner. Includes a Sanskrit pronunciation guide, Sūtra glossary, Sūtra Index, glossary of Sanskrit terminology. Orders over 12 welcome. Email [email protected] for custom amounts
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Yoga Sūtra Sādhana Pāda Deep Dive + video library access
The Sādhana Pāda is the most pragmatic collection of Yoga Sūtra that offer key insights in how to navigate life, our emotions and utilize yogic practices to experience life as a series of breakthroughs without getting hung up. Gain understanding in the technology of consciousness, the science and art of Yoga, and how to galvanize your practice for personal healing through this epic journey of Self inquiry to live your best life. 55 class recordings What you'll get: Points of Self-Inquiry Sutra study Sheet Sūtra chanted downloads Complimentary copy of The Yogīs Roadmap book (1 time offer) 20 minute private with Bhāvani 55 hours Yoga Alliance CEUs Access: 63 weeks
Yoga Sūtra Samādhi Pāda Deep Dive + Video Library Access
The Samādhi Pāda chapter of the Yoga Sūtra is the most esteemed guide that clarifies the process of Yoga, the possibilities of consciousness, how to recognize the challenges that we invariably face as opportunities for breakthrough experience. Access recordings of the classes along with downloads of 55 study sheets including points of self-inquiry and soundbites of each Sūtra chanted for your continued integration. As long as classes are live, you have access to participate in the live zoom sessions, with time for breakout rooms and group discussion. Receive a free 20 minute private with Bhāvani as well as a complimentary copy of her book (1 time offer)