Mahasamadhi

with Chandrakant

December 28 - 30, 2018
Amrit Yoga Institute
Mahasamadhi is the celebration of Swami Kripalvanandji (Bapuji) and our lineage. During this time we honor Bapuji’s passing in sharing his life stories and teachings which ignite the love for deepening our own practice. Come join us as Chandrakant and other disciples share the history of our lineage of love. We will share letters written from Bapuji directly to Gurudev, from the new book “Letters from Swami Kripalu: Personal Correspondence from HH Swami Kripalvanandji to Yogi Amrit Desai 1966-1973.” Chandrakant will be leading you through morning practices and expressing his devotion and love through chanting, drumming, ritual and personal stories of his days at Kripalu with Bapuji. You will feel Bapuji’s unbounded love and commitment to his practice as we meditate, study, share stories of Bapuji and chant together Learn the history of Dadaji (Lord Lakulish) and our lineage Experience the practice of puja- the ritual of love and devotion.…
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Sadhana of Prana

with Chandrakant

December 30, 2018 - January 1, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Cultivate what you do on the yoga mat into a life of Meditation in Motion This three-day intensive is an opportunity for yoga teachers and experienced yoga practitioners of all traditions to reconnect and recharge.  Join fellow yoga practitioners in four to five progressively deepening Yoga Sadhanas (practices) in order to cultivate your recognition of the innate intelligence of the body’s vital life force, prana.  By attuning the mind to naturally merge with prana, you cultivate the ability to live your life as a Meditation in Motion. If you have not taken Sadhana of Prana previously or experienced the Slow Motion Prana exercise with Chandrakant we suggest watching this YouTube video prior to your arrival. Having the understanding and experience demonstrated in this video is important to your experiential process during the program and will set a solid foundation for you so that you are in tune with those who have taken this…
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A Reflection of Life Essence: Yoga and Consciousness Retreat

January 11 - 13, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Resilient mental health and radiant wellbeing can be yours! This yoga and consciousness based retreat is about deepening your understanding of your essential innate spiritual self. A simple but profound understanding of what forms our moment to moment experience of life can bring relief from mind created suffering, even in the face of great adversity. True freedom comes by realizing our true essential spiritual nature. Our innate birthright essence is our life Presence. It is not an object or form experience, but is who we truly are. It cannot be attained, looked for, achieved, found or discovered. It must be realized. The deepening realization of our essence arises the Presence of wisdom in our everyday lives. Come to the beautiful Amrit Yoga Institute in the Ocala National Forest, Salt Springs, Florida on January 11th, 12th, and 13th for a retreat to uncover what heals our heart and mind. We’ll share stories…
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I AM Yoga® Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

January 25 - 27, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Join us for a weekend of Relaxation, Regeneration, and Self-Exploration at the Amrit Yoga Institute! Through the integrative practices of Amrit Yoga and Yoga Nidra you will learn specific techniques to activate and maximize the healing wisdom of your body that will allow you to: Reduce stress Harness and harmonize the restless mind Enter the deepest levels of relaxation, tranquility, and stillness Feel revitalized, regenerated, and inspired These unique practices empower you to skillfully handle challenges in your personal and professional life that create chronic stress and rob you of your creative vital life force. I AM Yoga is ideal for beginners as well as seasoned practitioners looking for the perfect weekend retreat!
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I AM Cooking

with Chef Craig Cavaluzzi

March 1 - 3, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
3-day Vegetarian, Conscious Cooking Workshop First course in a unique series to study and learn directly with Craig Cavaluzzi, Master Vegetarian Chef. In the Amrit Yoga Kitchen with  Chef Craig you will gain proficiency in the following important fundamentals: Knife Skills Essential Spice Basics Energy Considerations Nutritional essentials Classic Indian Dahl preparation Vegetable Dishes made easy Menu planning Spontaneity Creativity Spiritual attitude mindset Essential building blocks The spiritual and energetic aspects of the practitioner (person preparing the food) will be discussed and explored as an imperative in the integrative cooking experience, and revealed as the true source of creativity. The outcome being food you love to eat and food that serves your body, mind and spirit.
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I AM Wellness™ Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

March 21 - 24, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Treat yourself to a long weekend of rest and rejuvenation on the shores of lake Kerr in the Ocala National forest. Take advantage of our retreat setting, healthy and delicious food choices, meditation, relaxation and I AM Yoga® practices built for all levels of experience. I AM Wellness™ spa treatments are included in this weekend retreat as well as a private room and vegetarian meals. Build your health and well being from the inside out. Give yourself a mini-vacation that feeds you–body and soul. All yoga, meditation and classroom sessions are optional and afternoons are free to enjoy reflection time, additional I AM Wellness™ spa services and the beauty of our local area. Upon registration, you will have the option to meet remotely with one of our health consultants to help choose the best I AM Wellness™ spa services for your needs prior to your arrival. Price includes: Private room…
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The Essence of The Bhagavad Gita

with Devarshi Steven Hartman and Gurudev Shri Amritji

April 5 - 7, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Join Devarshi Steven Hartman and Yogi Amrit Desai - in this lively, experiential dialogue about one of the greatest pieces of spiritual literature on the planet and the quintessential text on yoga. Devarshi is Author of the best-selling audio series The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita, and an inspiring storyteller who makes the Gita come alive and reveals how it is applicable to your modern life.  Devarshi has been a disciple and friend of Yogi Amrit Desai’s since 1983, was a former longtime Kripalu Ashram resident, and the Dean of the Kripalu School of Yoga from 2004 to 2014. Devarshi is the Founder of the Pranotthan School of Yoga that leads 200-Hour and 500-Hour Yoga Teacher Trainings at All That Matters Studio in Rhode Island. Yogi Amrit Desai (Gurudev) needs little introduction. Founder of Kripalu Ashram and Amrit Yoga Institute, Gurudev has dedicated his whole life to the practice and…
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I AM Yoga® Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

April 5 - 7, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Join us for a weekend of Relaxation, Regeneration, and Self-Exploration at the Amrit Yoga Institute! Through the integrative practices of Amrit Yoga and Yoga Nidra you will learn specific techniques to activate and maximize the healing wisdom of your body that will allow you to: Reduce stress Harness and harmonize the restless mind Enter the deepest levels of relaxation, tranquility, and stillness Feel revitalized, regenerated, and inspired These unique practices empower you to skillfully handle challenges in your personal and professional life that create chronic stress and rob you of your creative vital life force. I AM Yoga is ideal for beginners as well as seasoned practitioners looking for the perfect weekend retreat!
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Sadhana of Prana

with Chandrakant

May 3 - 5, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Cultivate what you do on the yoga mat into a life of Meditation in Motion This three-day intensive is an opportunity for yoga teachers and experienced yoga practitioners of all traditions to reconnect and recharge.  Join fellow yoga practitioners in four to five progressively deepening Yoga Sadhanas (practices) in order to cultivate your recognition of the innate intelligence of the body’s vital life force, prana.  By attuning the mind to naturally merge with prana, you cultivate the ability to live your life as a Meditation in Motion. If you have not taken Sadhana of Prana previously or experienced the Slow Motion Prana exercise with Chandrakant we suggest watching this YouTube video prior to your arrival. Having the understanding and experience demonstrated in this video is important to your experiential process during the program and will set a solid foundation for you so that you are in tune with those who have taken this…
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I AM Cooking

with Chef Craig Cavaluzzi

May 10 - 12, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
3-day Vegetarian, Conscious Cooking Workshop First course in a unique series to study and learn directly with Craig Cavaluzzi, Master Vegetarian Chef. In the Amrit Yoga Kitchen with  Chef Craig you will gain proficiency in the following important fundamentals: Knife Skills Essential Spice Basics Energy Considerations Nutritional essentials Classic Indian Dahl preparation Vegetable Dishes made easy Menu planning Spontaneity Creativity Spiritual attitude mindset Essential building blocks The spiritual and energetic aspects of the practitioner (person preparing the food) will be discussed and explored as an imperative in the integrative cooking experience, and revealed as the true source of creativity. The outcome being food you love to eat and food that serves your body, mind and spirit.
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I AM Yoga® Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

May 31 - June 2, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Join us for a weekend of Relaxation, Regeneration, and Self-Exploration at the Amrit Yoga Institute! Through the integrative practices of Amrit Yoga and Yoga Nidra you will learn specific techniques to activate and maximize the healing wisdom of your body that will allow you to: Reduce stress Harness and harmonize the restless mind Enter the deepest levels of relaxation, tranquility, and stillness Feel revitalized, regenerated, and inspired These unique practices empower you to skillfully handle challenges in your personal and professional life that create chronic stress and rob you of your creative vital life force. I AM Yoga is ideal for beginners as well as seasoned practitioners looking for the perfect weekend retreat!
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Intro I AM Yoga Therapy™ Workshop

with Chitra Marie Bailey

June 7 - 9, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
This 3 day retreat is a perfect introduction to the tools and techniques of I AM Yoga Therapy™. You will go home with an understanding of the energetics of the practice and practical tools to use in your everyday life. Gain a basic introduction to the yogic perspective on energy and the development of energy blocks. You will practice yoga therapy daily to release blockages and restore balance and peace of mind. Amrit Yoga Therapy incorporates supported yoga postures and Yoga Nidra. This weekend is also a good introduction for those who are considering taking our Professional Yoga Therapy Certification training. Yoga therapy creates: The opportunity to re-program mental and emotional patterns that produce dis-ease Improved posture and range of motion Reduction of chronic pain and tension Long term restoration of body function after injury or surgery Increased energy, Mental clarity, emotional balance and assistance to transform unhealthy thinking patterns…
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I AM Wellness™ Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

July 11 - 17, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Treat yourself to a long weekend of rest and rejuvenation on the shores of lake Kerr in the Ocala National forest. Take advantage of our retreat setting, healthy and delicious food choices, meditation, relaxation and I AM Yoga® practices built for all levels of experience. I AM Wellness™ spa treatments are included in this weekend retreat as well as a private room and vegetarian meals. Build your health and well being from the inside out. Give yourself a mini-vacation that feeds you–body and soul. All yoga, meditation and classroom sessions are optional and afternoons are free to enjoy reflection time, additional I AM Wellness™ spa services and the beauty of our local area. Upon registration, you will have the option to meet remotely with one of our health consultants to help choose the best I AM Wellness™ spa services for your needs prior to your arrival. Price includes: Private room…
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Sadhana of Prana

with Chandrakant

September 13 - 15, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Cultivate what you do on the yoga mat into a life of Meditation in Motion This three-day intensive is an opportunity for yoga teachers and experienced yoga practitioners of all traditions to reconnect and recharge.  Join fellow yoga practitioners in four to five progressively deepening Yoga Sadhanas (practices) in order to cultivate your recognition of the innate intelligence of the body’s vital life force, prana.  By attuning the mind to naturally merge with prana, you cultivate the ability to live your life as a Meditation in Motion. If you have not taken Sadhana of Prana previously or experienced the Slow Motion Prana exercise with Chandrakant we suggest watching this YouTube video prior to your arrival. Having the understanding and experience demonstrated in this video is important to your experiential process during the program and will set a solid foundation for you so that you are in tune with those who have taken this…
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I AM Cooking

with Chef Craig Cavaluzzi

September 27 - 29, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
3-day Vegetarian, Conscious Cooking Workshop First course in a unique series to study and learn directly with Craig Cavaluzzi, Master Vegetarian Chef. In the Amrit Yoga Kitchen with  Chef Craig you will gain proficiency in the following important fundamentals: Knife Skills Essential Spice Basics Energy Considerations Nutritional essentials Classic Indian Dahl preparation Vegetable Dishes made easy Menu planning Spontaneity Creativity Spiritual attitude mindset Essential building blocks The spiritual and energetic aspects of the practitioner (person preparing the food) will be discussed and explored as an imperative in the integrative cooking experience, and revealed as the true source of creativity. The outcome being food you love to eat and food that serves your body, mind and spirit.
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I AM Wellness™ Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

October 3 - 6, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Treat yourself to a long weekend of rest and rejuvenation on the shores of lake Kerr in the Ocala National forest. Take advantage of our retreat setting, healthy and delicious food choices, meditation, relaxation and I AM Yoga® practices built for all levels of experience. I AM Wellness™ spa treatments are included in this weekend retreat as well as a private room and vegetarian meals. Build your health and well being from the inside out. Give yourself a mini-vacation that feeds you–body and soul. All yoga, meditation and classroom sessions are optional and afternoons are free to enjoy reflection time, additional I AM Wellness™ spa services and the beauty of our local area. Upon registration, you will have the option to meet remotely with one of our health consultants to help choose the best I AM Wellness™ spa services for your needs prior to your arrival. Price includes: Private room…
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Meditation in Motion Intensive Retreat

with Chandrakant

November 1 - 3, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
This 3 Day personal sadhana Immersion is open to all Amrit Yoga teachers, 200 hr. certified yoga teachers from all traditions and experienced yoga practitioners. This Immersion reveals and cultivates an inner attunement to the natural intelligence of Prana to “consciously-cross-over” from physical yoga into energy  yoga, from sitting meditation into life as a Meditation in Motion.  This weekend is the first 3 days of our Meditation in Motion Immersion and will create a foundation for understanding the evolution of Amrit Yoga from static "one size fits all" postures to an individualized practice prompted from your own bodies innate wisdom.
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I AM Cooking

with Chef Craig Cavaluzzi

November 15 - 17, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
3-day Vegetarian, Conscious Cooking Workshop First course in a unique series to study and learn directly with Craig Cavaluzzi, Master Vegetarian Chef. In the Amrit Yoga Kitchen with  Chef Craig you will gain proficiency in the following important fundamentals: Knife Skills Essential Spice Basics Energy Considerations Nutritional essentials Classic Indian Dahl preparation Vegetable Dishes made easy Menu planning Spontaneity Creativity Spiritual attitude mindset Essential building blocks The spiritual and energetic aspects of the practitioner (person preparing the food) will be discussed and explored as an imperative in the integrative cooking experience, and revealed as the true source of creativity. The outcome being food you love to eat and food that serves your body, mind and spirit.
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I AM Yoga® Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

December 6 - 8, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Join us for a weekend of Relaxation, Regeneration, and Self-Exploration at the Amrit Yoga Institute! Through the integrative practices of Amrit Yoga and Yoga Nidra you will learn specific techniques to activate and maximize the healing wisdom of your body that will allow you to: Reduce stress Harness and harmonize the restless mind Enter the deepest levels of relaxation, tranquility, and stillness Feel revitalized, regenerated, and inspired These unique practices empower you to skillfully handle challenges in your personal and professional life that create chronic stress and rob you of your creative vital life force. I AM Yoga is ideal for beginners as well as seasoned practitioners looking for the perfect weekend retreat!
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I AM Wellness™ Weekend Retreat

with Kalindi Edwina Hoffman

December 12 - 15, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Treat yourself to a long weekend of rest and rejuvenation on the shores of lake Kerr in the Ocala National forest. Take advantage of our retreat setting, healthy and delicious food choices, meditation, relaxation and I AM Yoga® practices built for all levels of experience. I AM Wellness™ spa treatments are included in this weekend retreat as well as a private room and vegetarian meals. Build your health and well being from the inside out. Give yourself a mini-vacation that feeds you–body and soul. All yoga, meditation and classroom sessions are optional and afternoons are free to enjoy reflection time, additional I AM Wellness™ spa services and the beauty of our local area. Upon registration, you will have the option to meet remotely with one of our health consultants to help choose the best I AM Wellness™ spa services for your needs prior to your arrival. Price includes: Private room…
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Mahasamadhi

with Chandrakant

December 27 - 29, 2019
Amrit Yoga Institute
Mahasamadhi is the celebration of Swami Kripalvanandji (Bapuji) and our lineage. During this time we honor Bapuji’s passing in sharing his life stories and teachings which ignite the love for deepening our own practice. Come join us as Chandrakant and other disciples share the history of our lineage of love. We will share letters written from Bapuji directly to Gurudev, from the new book “Letters from Swami Kripalu: Personal Correspondence from HH Swami Kripalvanandji to Yogi Amrit Desai 1966-1973.” Chandrakant will be leading you through morning practices and expressing his devotion and love through chanting, drumming, ritual and personal stories of his days at Kripalu with Bapuji. You will feel Bapuji’s unbounded love and commitment to his practice as we meditate, study, share stories of Bapuji and chant together Learn the history of Dadaji (Lord Lakulish) and our lineage Experience the practice of puja- the ritual of love and devotion.…
Learn More
Register Now