Mastery of Life through Yoga & Ayurveda

deep yoga annual teacher training

march - june, 2015

Deep Yoga’s annual Mastery of Life Teacher Training at Ginseng Yoga Studio of San Diego, running from March-June, is for all who aspire to both live and teach the full transformative practices of Yoga and Ayurveda (Vedic Wisdom).

Central to our Mastery Training is the importance of your personal journey. You will be guided into integrating the philosophy, precepts, and practices of Vedic Wisdom gently and consistently into your daily life.

As a result, you will experience personal transformation and be a more authentic guide for others. You will also have a wide range of wisdom to draw upon for creating your own workshops, retreats, and seminars as well as teaching Yoga classes.

your training includes

Your training offers you a broad knowledge of all aspects of Yoga & Ayurveda including Asana, Pranayama, Meditation, Mantra, Nutrition, Philosophy, Psychology and Spirituality.

Over the course of four months you will attend intensives and seminar reviews, participate in group forums, engage in home studies and practices, and attend Deep Yoga classes (10% discount for all classes at Ginseng Yoga Studio).

Upon graduation, you will recieve a Deep Yoga diploma and be qualified for 200-hour Yoga Alliance registration.

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education & experientials

     •        Yoga Philosophy, History & Science

     •        Aligning with the Core Principles of Deep Yoga

     •       Creating and Nurturing a Daily Practice

     •       Theory and Application of Ayurveda

     •       Yoga Nutrition for Healing and Wholeness

     •       Pranayama for Personal Practice & Teaching

     •       Meditation for Personal Practice & Teaching

     •       Mantra, Mudra & Bandha

     •       Deep Yoga Asana Style and Teaching Principles

     •       The Art of Sequencing and Languaging Classes

     •       Adjustments, Assisting, and Pose Variations

     •       Establishing a Career as a Teacher

registration & tuition

Registration for our annual April-July Deep Yoga Mastery of Life Teacher Training is open six months before the training commences. At this time, the exact schedule will be announced. To reserve space or recieve notification email

Mastery Intensives, held every other weekend, run from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon at Ginseng Yoga Studio of San Diego.

On alternating weekends, 3-hour seminars are held on Saturdays from 1-4pm. After your final intensive you will attend a one day retreat on Coronado Island.

Upon graduation, you will recieve a Deep Yoga diploma and be qualified for 200-hour Yoga Alliance registration.

register soon for 2016

mastery of life faculty

Laura Plumb & Bhava Ram

Founders of Deep Yoga, ERYT-500s

Graduates of Kerala Ayurveda Academy and American Institue of Vedic Studies, Bhava and Laura lead workshops and retreats worldwide.

They work with private clients from around the world, and present keynote speeches to spiritual centers, medical conferences and executive groups.

Through their Mastery of Life Trainings and private Wellness Programs they have worked with thousands of students in mind/body/spirit healing.

Their commitment is to sharing the deeper practices and techniques of Yoga as a transformational body/mind/spirit science.

Deep Yoga Mastery of Life Training focuses on guiding you into owning your power and living your truth, becoming anchored in the deepest principles of Yoga, and teaching from that place of inner wisdom.

Jyothi & Manoj Chalam

Jyothi Chalam, a scholar of Vedanta, teaches workshops on the Upanishads at yoga conferences worldwide.

An Indian-born scientist with a PhD from Cornell University, Manoj Chalam teaches the wisdom of Yoga and Vedanta at festivals, conferences and universities worldwide.

Rachel Dragonfly

Rachel Dragonfly is a certified Deep Yoga Mastery of Life Yoga Teacher and Yoga Alliance RYT-200. She is also certified in Yantra Yoga and AcroYoga. Rachel also holds degrees as an HHP and CMT from the International Professional School of Bodywork.

Adam Meyer (Surya Ram)

Adam Meyerowitz is a certified Deep Yoga Mastery of Life Yoga Teacher and Yoga Alliance RYT-500. He is a Nationally certified Diplomat of Oriental Medicine & California Board Licensed Acupuncturist, & founder of Ancient Ways Healing.

sample schedule

tuition:        $2650

early bird:                 $2350   $300 savings, until March 1, 2016

click for schedule, required reading & logistics