Shakti is the power of the divine feminine to create, sustain, and transform... and everything in between.
Through this 6-day teacher training module, we’ll explore the history of Shakti worship through the ages and dive deep into the many manifestations of the divine feminine in the yoga tradition through storytelling, lecture, journaling, pranayama, meditation, and asana practices.
Day 1: FOUNDATIONS: DURGA, the universal mother
Day 2: TRANSFORMATION: KALI, consume or be consumed
Day 3: THE VOID: DHUMAVATI & CHINNAMASTA, detachment
Day 4: THE VOID: BHUVANESWARI, spaciousness & possibility
Day 5: CREATION & CREATIVITY: SARASWATI
Day 6: PRESERVATION & ABUNDANCE: LAKSHMI
This week is a part of the 300hr teacher training, but is also open as a single module.
€573,75 per module if you join the complete training (full 300hr is €3442,50 in total)
€631,12 per single module (€3786,72 in total)
ABOUT NEDA DRAUPADI HONARVAR (she/her), E-RYT 500, YACEP
Known for her fiery nature and deep desire to make yoga accessible, Neda’s teaching style reflects her passion and playfulness as well as her dedication to the science and discipline of yoga. Her classes are an engaging blend of clear, direct, alignment-based instruction and skillful sequencing; expect hard work and play with generous servings of sweat and laughter.
Neda is the owner of Tough Love Yoga, the creator of Metal Yoga, and a Yogahour teacher trainer. She maintains an active teaching schedule both locally and internationally, offering asana, pranayama, & meditation classes, workshops, retreats, and teacher trainings. Neda has trained over 200 yoga instructors and is the Program Director of Tough Love Yoga Teacher Training, which offers 200 hour and 300 hour alignment-based hatha yoga programs registered with the Yoga Alliance.
Neda’s love for teaching is second only to her passion for learning, believing that being a student of yoga has and continues to transform the capacity and potential of her mind, body, and heart. Neda’s primary practices include asana, pranayama, meditation and ritual. She has been practicing yoga since 2000 and is a devoted student of her beloved guru Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati and her teachers Darren Rhodes and Christina Sell.
Off the mat, Neda can be found gallivanting about Atlanta with her husband Dan and their Doberman Pinschers THOR & JUNO ♥
This is a module of the 300hr RYS Teacher Training. This training is for teachers who have previously completed a 200hr training at Open Yoga or somewhere else.
The Training is at Open Yoga, Groningen.
Please contact us if you need more information about staying in Groningen.
The training is postponed, the new dates will follow as soon as we know more.
Each day from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
lunch break included