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THIS KRI LEVEL I TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM IN KUNDALINI YOGA, AS TAUGHT BY YOGI BHAJAN®, IS DESIGNED FOR:
- Students of Kundalini Yoga
- Students of other schools of yoga
- Teachers of all forms of yoga
- Anyone seeking to deepen their yogic experience
The Aquarian Teacher Training program is the KRI Level 1 Certification program in Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan. In Level 1 you will become an Instructor and gain a deep understanding and experience of the core of the science of Kundalini Yoga. You will develop the skills to instruct students in Kundalini Yoga kriyas and meditations as taught by Yogi Bhajan. You will practice teaching Kundalini Yoga in a practicum setting, participate in early morning Sadhanas (spiritual practice), and experience the powerful transformational energy of White Tantric Yoga. This is a 220 hour course, which includes 180 hours of classroom instruction in a well-defined curriculum which includes:
- Teaching Kundalini Yoga Postures, Kriyas & Meditations
- Mantras and Mudras
- Role of a Kundalini Yoga Teacher
- Yogic Philosophy & The Origin of Kundalini Yoga
- Yogic & Western Anatomy
- Humanology & 3HO Yogic Lifestyle
Nirmal Singh is a Kundalini Yoga Lead Teacher Trainer, and has conducted trainings in Toronto, and other communities in Canada and the US. Nirmal also mentors as a trainer with Sat Dharam Kaur in her “Beyond Addiction: The Yogic Path to Recovery” program. Nirmal has co-facilitated this program in Toronto, Owen Sound and Peru, and teaches “Beyond Addiction Community Support Program” classes in Toronto.
Keval Kaur Khalsa is a Kundalini Yoga Lead Teacher Trainer, North Carolina Regional Coordinator for Y.O.G.A. for Youth, and a Professor of the Practice of Dance & Theater Studies at Duke University. Keval Kaur is the co-founder of the Y.O.G.A. for Youth Satellite in North Carolina.
Wu-Style Tai Chi Academy
4117 Jackson rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
S.S. Nirbhe Kaur Khalsa began practicing Kundalini Yoga and Meditation as taught by Yogi Bhajan in l972 in Michigan…and studied directly with Yogi Bhajan for 32 years. In 1989 Nirbhe Kaur co-founded The Khalsa Healing Arts and Yoga Center in Yardley, Pa. She leads Kundalini yoga trainings and courses internationally and has been practicing Kundalini yoga for over 44 years. She was co-director of the House of Guru Ram Das in Princeton New Jersey for many years and is an ordained Sikh minister.
Pritpal Singh Khalsa has been a student of Yogi Bhajan and and a teacher of Kundalini Yoga since 1972. In addition to teaching Kundalini yoga and meditation, Pritpal has spent many years working with vocal technique and breath as a means to experience connection to the soul through the vibration of Naad or primal sounds. As a long-time performer and teacher of kirtan (devotional music) he has released several recordings and has performed and taught kirtan around the world. As a KRI-certified Lead Teacher Trainer he has traveled to many countries helping students to become teachers.
The monthly schedule is:
- 3 Friday's 6 - 9 pm
Saturday's 8 am - 6:30 pm
Sunday's 7:45 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday Sadhana 4:30 am - 7:00 am
This program is based on the comprehensive science of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan.
The Aquarian Teacher Training program is a journey of your development as a Kundalini Yoga Teacher.
There are three levels of certification:
KRI Level 1 - Instructor
KRI Level 2 - Practitioner
KRI Level 3 - Teacher
In Level 1 you become an Instructor. You will gain a deep understanding and experience the core science of Kundalini Yoga. You develop the skills to instruct students in Kundalini Yoga kriyas and meditations as taught by Yogi Bhajan.
The Aquarian Teacher Training team reserves the right to grant KRI Certification based solely on their discretion and evaluation of each participant's readiness to be a Kundalini Yoga teacher.
Evaluation is based on successfully meeting the Aquarian Teacher Training course requirements including, but not limited to:
- Attendance at all classes
- Satisfactory practicum assessment & passing grade on the written examination
- Current professional membership with IKYTA
- Completion of 20 Kundalini Yoga classes
- Completion of 10 Aquarian Sadhanas
- Completion of the assigned 40 day kriya or meditation
- Creation of two yoga course curricula
- Attendance at a White Tantric Yoga course within one year of the end of your course. Please know you will not receive your certificate until all requirements are completed. To get the worldwide White Tantric Workshop schedule go to www.whitetantricyoga.com (White Tantric yoga course is NOT included in your course fee).
- Proper representation of The Code of Ethics & Professional Standards of A Kundalini Yoga Teacher
- Full payment of course fees
KRI Level 1 Teachers Training course fulfills the Yoga Alliance's 200 hour national standard for a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT). With your KRI certification, you can apply for and receive a Yoga Alliance accreditation.
$25 Application Fee
$500 (non-refundable registration fee) to reserve space- applied to tuition
$3,550 when paid in full by April 1, 2017
$3,750 when paid in full by May 10, 2017
$3,950 after May 10, 2017