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Manju Pattabhi Jois
Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training
June 10 - 14, 2018



Manju Jois is the oldest son of Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, recognized worldwide as the foremost authority on Ashtanga yoga. Manju started yoga at age 7 with his father and began teaching at age 15. He has taught continuously throughout the world for the last 54 years.

This five-day training will present the Ashtanga yoga series and traditions in their purest form, providing a rare and privileged opportunity for beginners and experienced practitioners alike to learn from a genuine Indian master.

Manju Jois uses only the ancient practices, offering truly authentic guidance for all who wish to follow Ashtanga's life enriching path to Enlightenment.


In this intensive, Manju will introduce and teach the powerful healing elements and techniques that make up the Ashtanga system, including:

  1. The traditional Ashtanga yoga practice, a series of asanas (postures) known as The Primary Series or Yoga Chikista (Yoga Healing), followed by the Intermediate Series entitled Nadi Shodhana (Nerve Cleansing). Daily practice of the asanas purifies the mind and body while healing the nervous system.
  2. Manju, using the original Sanskrit so that students will benefit from the traditional form, will then teach the Nadi Shodhana Pranayamas breathing exercises.
  3. After this the students will practice Vedic peace chants (Shanti Mantras).Manju Pincha
  4. Each day will conclude with meditation practice.
Manju Jois's dedicated life-long mission is to provide training for students and teachers in the traditions of authentic Indian yoga. He is honored therefore to be able to offer guidance to all who wish to learn and benefit from Ashtanga yoga's ancient and time-honored practices.

By the end of the week, students should be able to present the Primary Series in the traditional way (using Sanskrit commands) as well as teach some fundamental pranayamas and chants.
A certificate of participation will be issued after the completion of the course(s).



Manju Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Teacher Training Week
Sunday, June10 - Thursday, June 14, 2018
12:00 - 5:00 pm
The cost of the five day Teacher Training is $980
You may also sign up for the Weekend Workshop
Friday, June 8 - Saturday, June 9
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Teacher Training and Weekend Workshop, discounted cost is $1070.

Additionally, you may sign up for the

Weekend Workshop and daily Mysore classes, (daily from 6:30-8:30 am)

The discounted cost for the entire package, including Teacher Training, Weekend workshop and daily Mysore classes, Friday, June 8 - Thursday, June 14 is $1,160.

Greg TebbMysore classes are with Manju's assistant Greg Tebb. Greg has been practicing yoga for over 32 years. He has been a student of Manju Jois' since 2000 having visited Mysore to practice with Pattabhi Jois before then. He asked and was granted Pattabhi Jois' blessing to teach, and has Manju Jois' blessing to teach into the advanced series.

For Students from out of town we suggest EARLY room reservation.
Chicago gets very busy at certain times. (Most about 25 minutes walking distance or more).

Chicago Getaway Hostel, www.getawayhostel.com, 773-929-5380
Inn at Lincoln Park, www.innlp.com/wp/, 866-774-7275; 773-348-2810
Days Inn Lincoln Park, www.daysinnchicago.net,
888-576-3297, 773-525-7010
City Suites Hotel, www.chicagocitysuites.com, 773-404-3400
The Willows Hotel, www.willowshotelchicago.com, 773-528-8400
Old Chicago Inn, www.oldchicagoinn.com, 773-472-2278
AND you can always: www.airbnb.coms

All classes will be held at the Chicago Yoga Center.

Class size is limited, please sign up early.


To reserve a space, fill out and print the WORKSHOP FORM registration specifying
Manju Pattabhi Jois Teacher Training
Pay in full or a $350 deposit to reserve space,
balance due before Sunday June 10.


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3047 N LINCOLN AVE UNIT 320
CHICAGO IL 60657-4274



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