Medellin, Colombia (PRWEB) July 04, 2013
The Sivananda Yoga and Vedanta Centres, founded by Swami Vishnu-Devananda, is offering Yoga retreats (retiros de Yoga) in Colombia in July 2013. The non-violence (ahimsa) program will take place July 19-21, 2013. Program includes invited speakers Dr. Jorge Arango, Luis Javier Botero, Dr. Carlos Alberto Muñoz, and Irene Gaviria.
The Sivananda Yoga and Vedanta Centres, founded by Swami Vishnu-Devananda, is offering Yoga retreats (retiros de Yoga) in Colombia in July 2013. The program takes place in a calm environment, allowing visitors to enjoy the benefits of Yoga, meditation, breathing exercises, and healthy vegetarian food (see Yoga Colombia)
"The retreat environment is conducive to rapid progress in regaining health, energy, and peace of mind through relaxation, rejuvenation, diet and exercise, breath work, study, and positive thinking. Some of the benefits visitors to the Yoga Farm report include greater mind-body awareness, heightened sensory perception, greater sense of purpose, improved attitude, stronger resistance to stress, improved efficiency at work, and better relationships."
In the Yoga vacations (retiro de Yoga Colombia), students will learn about five principles that constitute the essence of the teachings of the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers. To clarify the science of Yoga and make it accessible to the majority of seekers, Swami Vishnu-devananda extracted its essence and presented it in these universal principles for physical and mental health as well as spiritual growth.
The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers will also be offering an annual yoga teacher training courses (cursos de Yoga Colombia) in Latin America. The Teacher Training Course (TTC) will take place in Medellín, Colombia from July 8th, 2013 - August 4th, 2013 The program will also be offered in Argentina and Brasil. The Yoga course in Colombia will take place in La Pintada.
Kanti Devi (Yoga Acharya), is Director of the Sivananda Centers in Montevideo and Buenos Aires. She has organized the International Sivananda Yoga Teacher Training courses in South America since the 70s. Direct disciple of Swami Vishnudevananda, she is known for her charisma and dedication.
For more information about Yoga Colombia, please visit http://www.sivananda.org.ar