Sanskrit Level I, New Orleans, LA

Knowledge of Sanskrit makes it possible to grasp the subtleties of yoga, whose body of teachings are written in Sanskrit. Since ancient times the practice of yoga has included the study of Sanskrit and the chanting of Sanskrit mantras to induce calm and clarity in meditation. Sanskrit is integral to yoga meditation and its pure sounds essential for harmonizing and balancing the mind. This Sanskrit Training will teach you how to approach the language of yoga as a yoga that is both enjoyable and inspiring. The first step in learning Sanskrit is to develop an intimacy with its sounds; become familiar with their exact location, feeling their force and power, and the unique way they vibrate the palate and engage the breath. Above all, enjoying sound is at the heart of our program. This Sanskrit Training is an educational adventure that will give you a permanent connection to the beauty and energy of Sanskrit as well as a dynamic model of yoga in the classroom that supports a natural and effortless focus.

Host location:
Ashtanga Yoga Room, 2521 Jena St, Fl 2, New Orleans, LA 70115

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Friday 7-9 pm
Saturday 11 am-6 pm
Sunday 11 am-6 pm

March 6-8
New Orleans, LA
Class Type: 
Sanskrit Level I
Sarah LaFleur