Sage Roots Modules:

Sage Wisdom Modules:

 

Sage Roots 1: Yoga + Ayurveda 100hr.

This immersion is part 1 of two modules that make up the 200hr. foundation teachings of The Sage Yoga Teacher Training Program. In this module, students will understand the basic framework and foundational practices & teachings of both Tantric Hatha Yoga and Ayurveda, as well as be supported in creating daily/monthly/seasonal rhythms for a strong mind and healthy body. 

Overview of Topics Covered:

  • What is Yoga?

  • What is Tantra?

  • The Yoga of Ayurveda

  • Pranayama 101

  • Dinacharya

  • Kitchen Sadhana

  • Overview of the Doshas

  • Overview of the 6 Fundamental Practices of ParaYoga Tantra

  • Biodynamics of Asana

  • Breakdown of Postures

  • Energetic & Therapeutic Benefits (Yoga Chikitsa)

  • Anatomy of a Yogi

  • Trigger Point Therapy

  • Techniques: Pranayama, Mudra, Kriya, Bandha, & the science of Meditation & Mantra 101

  • Freedom from the Fear of Death: Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra

  • 12 Master Practices

  • Dropbox Recordings of Entire Program (For an extra fee)

  • Herbs for the Doshas

Guest Teachers: Tim McNeely (Anatomy & Physiology) & Mandy Lucchese (Adjustments & Restorative Yoga)

 

Upcoming Sage Roots 1 Classes:

Sage Roots 1: Yoga + Ayurveda 100hr.
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA

Dates: September 26 – December 5, 2017 / Tuesdays 10 – 5pm
Tuition: $1350 / $1200 Early Bird (due 8/15)

 

* NEW *
Starting in Fall 2018, Sage Roots 1 + 2  will be offered together for a 200 hour 11 week intensive training on
Tuesdays and Thursdays!

 

Sage Roots 2: Yoga + Tantra 100hr.

This immersion is part 2 of two modules that make up the 200hr. foundation teachings of The Sage Yoga Teacher Training Program. In this module, students will dive deeper beyond basic framework and foundational practices of Tantric Hatha Yoga to explore the energetics of asana and how to craft a teachable practice, as well as be supported and encouraged to maintain a daily home practice. 

Overview of Topics Covered:

  • What is Sadhana? and ‘The Skillful Art of Developing a Personal Practice’

  • Hatha Yoga Pradipika (“Light on Hatha Yoga” – a tantric kundalini text)

  • Successes and obstacles to yoga and how to navigate them

  • Techniques of the Sages: Kriyas, Mantras, Mudras, Bandas

  • Yogic Anatomy

  • Meditation 101

  • Herbal Medicine for the Yogic Path 

  • Intro to Vitalism & Homeopathic First Aid

  • Sequencing a practice based on Yoga Therapeutics

  • Practicing Safety & The Art of Adjustment

  • Mantras of the Himalayan Sage Tradition

  • Effective languaging for teaching a yoga class

  • Seva Project (community outreach)

Guest Teachers: Tim McNeely (Anatomy & Physiology) & Mandy Lucchese (Adjustments & Restorative Yoga)

 

Upcoming Sage Roots 2 Classes:

2018
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA

Dates: February 12 – 23, 2018 / Mon – Fri 9 – 5pm
Tuition: $1350 / $1200 Early Bird (due date TBA)
Please note: If you are considering taking this class, please let us know at officeguru@gmail.com as we are planning to offer it based on interest.

 

* NEW *
Starting in Fall 2018, Sage Roots 1 + 2  will be offered together for a 200 hour 11 week intensive training on
Tuesdays and Thursdays!

 

Upcoming Sage Roots 1 + 2 Classes:

Sage Roots 1 + 2 200hr.

Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA
Dates: Sept. 11 – Nov. 22, 2018 / Tues & Thurs 10 – 5pm
Tuition: TBA

Sage Roots 1 + 2 200hr.
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA
Dates: Sept. 10 – Nov. 22, 2019 / Weds & Thurs 10 – 5pm
Tuition: TBA

 

Sage Wisdom: Prana + Shakti 100hr.
Spirit of the Plants

This immersion brings students deep into the realms of the subtle, working with and understanding the Tantric Science of Energy, Yoga Psychology and Nature Herself. Many of our classes are held outside, meeting with plants and the elements for a support and weaving in of Spiritual Herbalism and Flower Essence Therapy. This wholistic approach to study brings students into a more accelerated, yet connected transformation process of strengthening and purifying their minds and bodies.

Overview of Topics Covered:

  • Intro to the Himalayan Sage Tradition of Tantric Hatha Yoga

  • 12 Master Classes (to include Asana, Bandhas, Mudras, Pranayama, Meditation, Kriya)

  • The Koshas: Maps of the Subtle Body

  • Prana Vidya: Prana Vayus

  • Vayus as Diagnostic Tools

  • Prana, Energy, and Thought

  • Pranayama Practices of the Himalayan Sages

  • ParaYoga Techniques to open the mind & body and to build clarity & intuition

  • Synesthesia, Clairvoyance, the Green Language

  • Container, Boundaries & The Body as a Temple

  • Meditation with Plants, Journaling, Pranayama

  • Diagnosing for Yoga Therapy: The Art & Skill of Designing Practices

  • Vitalism, Vitalist Healing & Subtle Earth

  • Making Herbal Remedies (the “Sage Kit”)

  • Field Studies

  • Field trip and private tour with the owners at Terra Flora Gardens (California immersion only)

 

Upcoming Prana + Shakti Classes:

Prana + Shakti 100hr.
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA

Dates: June 18 – 29, 2018 / Mon – Fri 9 – 5pm
Tuition: $1350/$1225 Early Bird

Prana + Shakti 100hr.
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA

Dates: March 18 – 29, 2019 / Mon – Fri 9 – 5pm
Tuition: $1350/$1225

 

Sage Wisdom: Tantra + Shakti 100hr.
The Vital Essences

In this immersion, we dive deep into the essence of tantra. While tantra has many meanings and applications, the results of embodied power & wisdom, and the improved ability to weave, expand, accelerate & see clearly oneself and one’s surroundings, are all possible through the embodied tantric practices you will learn in this class. Students are required to have had a regular yoga and/or meditation practice for 2 years prior to taking this class OR to have taken the Sage Yoga Teacher Training 200hr. foundational program (or equivalent from another yoga school, pending approval from Brooke). Students will be asked to commit to daily practices including specific meditations, mantra japa, asana, supportive lifestyle practices, and more. These are powerful teachings and as such, students are advised to reflect on whether they can commit the time and energy required to integrate these teachings and practices into daily life.

Overview of Topics Covered:

  • The Science of Embodiment: The Living Experience Shakti Sadhana: The Cultivation of Power: Will, Strength (The Practice that Awakens Shakti)

  • The Need for a Teacher: Twilight Language (code) what is missing/what needs to be done//guidance from your own ego (not to misuse of power) and adhikara: progressive steps

  • Tantric Meditations

  • Sankalpa Shakti & Vichara

  • The Vital Essences

  • Tapas/Tejas

  • Source as Divine What is Your Connection to Source?

  • The 5 Elements & 6 Tastes: Spices of India/California/Mediterranean

  • Temples, Altars, the Sacred: Body as Shrine; Tantric Healer’s Toolbox (Optional Online/Video)

  • Mantra Sadhana

  • Cave of the Heart Kriya

  • Bhuta Shuddhi

  • Laya Yoga

  • Chakra Study

Guest Teacher: Daisy Marquis

 

Upcoming Tantra + Shakti Classes:

Tantra + Shakti 100hr. 
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA
Dates: Jan. 15 – 26, 2018 / Mon – Fri 9 – 5pm
Tuition: $1350/$1225 Early Bird

Tantra + Shakti 100hr.
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA

Dates: August 19 – 30, 2019 / Mon – Fri 9 – 5pm
Tuition: $1350/$1225

 

Sage Wisdom: Alchemy + Kundalini 100hr.

This immersion is an advanced tier of the Wild Temple’s Yoga School Program, the Sage Apprenticeship and it is required that a student have a steady spiritual practice/foundational knowledge to attend. A practice of at least 2 years of Yoga or Meditation prior to this training is highly recommended.

Overview of Topics Covered:

  • The Twilight Language of the Sages

  • The 6 Gems of ParaYoga

  • Sri Vidya Tantra vs. Kundalini

  • Laya Yoga (the dissolution of the elemental forces of nature, emotion and mind held within the chakras)

  • Prana & Cranio Rhythms: Sacred Touch Into the River of Life

  • Secret (hidden) cave practices of the Tantrics

  • Earth, Sun/Moon/Fire

  • Vichara; Active Self Inquiry

  • Yoga Nidra & Sankalpa Shakti

  • Siva Sankalpa Suktam

  • Meditation

  • Mantra Jappa

  • Overview of Kundalini vs. Prana Shakti

  • Devi Sadhana

  • Fire Ceremonies

 

Upcoming Alchemy + Kundalini Classes:

Alchemy of Transformation Meditation Retreat (Alchemy + Kundalini 100hr.)
Location: The Himalayan Institute in Khajuraho, India
Dates: March 7 – 18, 2018
Tuition: $2225/$2025 Early Bird due November 1, 2017

Alchemy + Kundalini 100hr.
Location: The Wild Temple School of Yoga + Herbal Wisdom in Grass Valley, CA

Dates: May 6 – 17, 2019 / Mon – Fri 9 – 5pm
Tuition: $1350/$1225