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Pranayama &
Meditation 

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Teacher Training/Immersion
with Lucas Hall
Coming Fall 2022
Live Online & On Demand

Our 22hr Pranayama and Meditation training is a deep dive into the subtle energy of the yoga tradition. Whether you are a yoga teacher, a curious meditator, or health professional wanting to incorporate breath and meditation practices into your work, this training might just be for you ;) 

 

This program is intimate (only 12 students, min 6), it's detailed, systematic and highly experiential. It follows the following format; lecture, practice and integrate (how and when to teach). NY Loves Yoga is not a one-style-fits-all yoga studio; we pride ourselves in offering various lineages of yoga, and our Pranayama and Meditation training reflects that, drawing upon diverse philosophies and methodologies; Tantra (Sri Vidyā), Hatha Yoga, Buddhism, Hinduism and the most updated scientific studies on meditation. The commonality that threads throughout this training: A nurturing and respect for all traditions, practices and beliefs. 

 

Each person will receive one-on-one mentorship time with Lucas, and a track to teach a Karma-Love Community Class after graduation.

One thing is for sure, you will walk away with a deeper understanding and experience of the pranayama and meditation, subtle energy and  be equipped with the tools to create and implement a nurturing and effective experience for yourself and others.

Yoga/meditation experience preferred. ​There will be a little light asana classes incorporated in the training 

Dates & Times

  • Pranayama (Tuesday 6-9PM) 

  • Pranayama (Sunday 11-4PM)

  • Meditation (Tuesday 6-9PM)

  • Meditation (Sunday 11-4PM)

  • Finale (Tuesday 6-9PM)

  • 1 hr Private Mentor Meeting with Lucas

- Attend/practice the 20min live online practices M-F 8:30-8:50AM, April 20-May 3rd with Lucas

(all sessions recorded and available on demand if you cant attend/for your reference)

Approved CE credits for Yoga Alliance

Location

  • Online and on-demand via Zoom (all sessions recorded  live and available on demand if you cant attend/for your reference for one month after training)

 

Price

 

  • Early Bird $599.00  ONLY 12 Spots Available.

  • Late Bird $699.00 after

Payment plan available.

  • Fill out the online form HERE and purchase below.

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ABOUT LUCAS

Teaching Style: Uplifting, Empowering, Centering

Class Type: Hatha/Vinyasa, Yoga Essentials, Meditation, and Yoga Nidra

 

Trainings, 200hr RYT Zuna Yoga, Bali, 300hr RYT Yoga Shanti, NYC, Reiki, Level 2 NY Loves Yoga with Gina Cunningham and Kim Alexandrescu, Atma Buti Singing Bowls, Traditional Tibetan, Yoga Nidra, ISHTA, Personal Trainer (N.A.S.M) Corrective Exercise Specialist (N.A.S.M)

About: With a lifelong passion for self-development, and the desire to help others become their best selves, Lucas took the leap and travelled to Bali, Indonesia to study the teachings of Hatha yoga with renowned teachers Everett Newell & Katherine Girling (Zuna Yoga, zunayoga.com)

Already a teacher of music here in NYC and with a background in dance, Lucas’s skill set of body/mind conditioning and how to motivate and empower his students is one of his most enticing qualities as a yoga teacher. 

Lucas’s classes are accessible, strong, efficient and well rounded. Each class includes live music, asana, pranayama, and meditation.

Likes: Creating things, Sunday brunch and interior design

Connect: lucas@nylovesyoga.com

Q & A

We are inspired you're interested in joining our program. It's our goal for it to be an in-depth, fun and ENLIGHTENING journey. By the end of our training, you will have the knowledge and skills to guide students through a well-rounded and effective pranayama, meditation and yoga nidra practice.

 

Q. I WANT TO GO DEEPER IN MY PRACTICE, HOW DO I DO THAT?

 

A.  That's great. Our 22-hour training is also ideal for those who want to dive deeper into the study of pranayama and meditation and to improve their practice. You can’t get these teachings from books alone. Go to the source and dive deep into the technical and philosophical knowledge from a teacher who is living it!

Q. HOW WILL YOU TEACH ME SO I’M CONFIDENT ENOUGH TO TEACH?

 

A. That’s where dedication, patience and experience come in. Our training is systematic and detailed; we have included time concentrating on how to teach. We are devoted to sharing our wisdom and technical skills making sure you have teaching scripts and detailed class blueprints; by the end of the training, you've worked through your fear and lack of confidence. We get it!

Q. WILL I BE QUALIFIED TO TEACH ONCE I COMPLETE THE TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM?

 

A. Yes! With the successful completion of all the requirements of the program, you will receive your Yoga Alliance 22-hour certification from Lucas & NYLY. 

Q. WHAT IS THE YOGA ALLIANCE?

 

 A. Yoga Alliance is an organization that was started in 1999 as a way to create nationally recognized standards for yoga teachers and yoga teacher trainings in the US. More and more yoga studios across the country are requiring their teachers to register with the Yoga Alliance, either at the 200-Hour or 500-Hour level. Yoga Alliance registration, however, is not a legal requirement for teaching yoga. Currently, there are no legal certification requirements to be a yoga teacher. The NY Loves Yoga are approved at the Yoga Alliance 200-Hour and 500-Hour level in the United States. Lucas is certified to teach CE (continuing education) credits.

Q. I’M PREGNANT? CAN I ATTEND?

 

A. All students should first check with their doctor to make sure they are clear to take this training. There will be light physical movement, deep breath practices as part of the training.

Q. WHATS THE MAX NUMBER OF STUDENTS ENROLLED IN EACH TEACHER TRAINING?

 

A. Max 12 students. Isn't that fun. This is so there is enough time for questions - oh there will be questions ;)

Q. WHAT ARE THE NY LOVES YOGA GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS?

A. In order to graduate from the program, you must fulfill the following requirements and have paid in full.

 

  • Attendance of in-class teacher training sessions, live or on demand

  • Successful completion of homework (video and audio classes)

Q. ARE THERE ANY MATERIALS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE TRAININGS?

A. Yes. All material and PDF's are included.

Q. IN ADDITION TO CLASS TIME, WHAT ELSE IS REQUIRED?

A. A few extra requirements, yes. All must be completed before completion

 

  • One-on-one mentor meetings

  • All homework (video of you teaching, write ups etc)

  • There may be some homework/reading 1-2 hours max per weekend

Q. WILL I BE ABLE TO TEACH AT NY LOVES YOGA AFTER I GRADUATE?

 

A. We will give you the opportunity before anyone from outside of our training to audition, sub, teach community meditation classes. 

We cannot guarantee a teaching position until you're ready under the guidelines of being a yoga alliance certified teacher and NYLY ready. We want you to succeed and flourish!

Q. WHAT IS THE ATTENDANCE AND CLASS MAKE-UP POLICY? 

 

A. We require that you complete all required hours of the teacher training. If you miss a day, you can watch it back on demand. We PREFER you take the training live. 

Q. WILL ALL CLASSES BE AVAILABLE ON DEAMND DURING AND AFTER THE TRAINING? 

A. Yes, lectures, classes will be available for 30 days after the training to go back and take more notes. 

Q. WHAT IS THE CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY?

 

A. If you cancel 2 weeks or more before the start of the program, you will forfeit $100 of your payment and the remaining balance will be refunded. These fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. If you cancel within 2-weeks before the start of the program or do not attend the program, the entire program tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable. Once the program begins the program tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable. 

 

Q. HOW DO I SIGN UP FOR THE PROGRAM?

 

A. You can now sign up online, nice and easy. NYLOVESYOGA.COM

Full payment is required 2-weeks before the start of the program unless a payment plan has been previously arranged. Payment plans are available.

Further questions: lucas@nylovesyoga.com