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Soulful Vinyasa Flow

1440 Multiversity 800 Bethany Drive Scotts Valley,CA 95066

Elevate your practice, deepen your experience of the subtleties of yoga, and experience a unique fusion of soulful, vigorous vinyasa and eclectic music.

Join renowned yoga teacher Lesley Desaulniers for this dynamic workshop to raise your energy, increase your contentment, and sharpen your focus.

Through inspired vinyasa flow, chanting, and guided stillness, you will sink into serenity and self-awareness as you learn to:

  • Move, sweat, and renew your body through special Jivamukti-based vinyasa and heart-opening music
  • Find greater strength, stability, and freedom in your poses
  • Release old habits, fears, conditioning, and other obstacles to joy
  • Renew energy, passion, and purpose through real-world spiritual teachings and anatomy explorations
  • Practice seated and walking meditation for health, happiness, and peace.

Drawing on her gift for storytelling, a passion for music, and decades of practice and teaching, Lesley leads vinyasa flows that weave together seamlessly with the beats and melodies of a broad range of musical influences.

This workshop—enlivened by Lesley’s choice of music, spirited chanting, deep meditation, and empowering vinyasa sequences—is a complete immersion of body, mind, and spirit into the experience of yoga.

Lesley Desaulniers

June 23 - 25, 2017
Friday-Sunday , 2 nights

$285 Tuition

Plus 2 nights all-inclusive accommodations priced separately below.

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Program Description

Elevate your practice, deepen your experience of the subtleties of yoga, and experience a unique fusion of soulful, vigorous vinyasa and eclectic music.

Join renowned yoga teacher Lesley Desaulniers for this dynamic workshop to raise your energy, increase your contentment, and sharpen your focus.

Through inspired vinyasa flow, chanting, and guided stillness, you will sink into serenity and self-awareness as you learn to:

  • Move, sweat, and renew your body through special Jivamukti-based vinyasa and heart-opening music
  • Find greater strength, stability, and freedom in your poses
  • Release old habits, fears, conditioning, and other obstacles to joy
  • Renew energy, passion, and purpose through real-world spiritual teachings and anatomy explorations
  • Practice seated and walking meditation for health, happiness, and peace.

Drawing on her gift for storytelling, a passion for music, and decades of practice and teaching, Lesley leads vinyasa flows that weave together seamlessly with the beats and melodies of a broad range of musical influences.

This workshop—enlivened by Lesley’s choice of music, spirited chanting, deep meditation, and empowering vinyasa sequences—is a complete immersion of body, mind, and spirit into the experience of yoga.

Faculty Bio

Lesley Desaulniers

Lesley Desaulniers, named one of San Francisco‰’s leading yoga teachers by Mantra magazine and featured in Origin Magazine‰’s ‰”Leaders Who Inspire,‰” is known for her energizing and soulful yoga classes.

She has been studying yoga and meditation since 1996 and was a resident of the Ananda Ashram in New York in her early twenties, where she intensively studied Sanskrit, meditation, philosophy, yoga, and chanting. Later earning certification from master teachers Sharon Gannon and David Life, she began teaching at Jivamukti Yoga in downtown Manhattan, where she returns often to lead workshops and trainings.

Her classes and retreats at premier yoga destinations throughout the year are imbued with a rare blend of sweaty vinyasa, scholarly study, spiritual awareness, and good humor. Lesley has been an ambassador for Lululemon and Athleta, and has been featured in the magazines GOOD, New York, Origin, and Fit Yoga.

Why Attend

  • Move stuck energy and experience serenity and contentment through this powerful yoga experience that combines upbeat vinyasa practice, profound meditation, and heartfelt chanting.

  • Add depth and breadth to your yoga practice through practical spiritual teachings and anatomy explorations.

  • Discover renewed energy, passion, and purpose through singing, movement, and meditation.

Things to Know

Accommodations

Standard Double
Affordable comfort with a hall bathroom.
Weeknight rates from $160 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Standard Single
Affordable solo comfort with a shared hall bathroom.**
Weeknight rates from $175.

Traditional Double
Tastefully designed rooms with a range of bed sizes.
Weeknight rates from $190 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Suites
Spacious rooms with additional seating and special touches.
Weeknight rates from $330 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Pods
Modern, Asian-style sleeping space for 8 with twin beds.
Available for booking in January 2018.
Weeknight rates from $140 per person per night.*

Commuter Pass
Register for a program without spending the night. Includes all meals + use of campus amenities. Limited availability.
Weeknight rates from $95 per program night.***

Accommodation rates include more than just the bed you sleep in. Per-person per-night rates include:

  • nourishing farm-to-table meals
  • daily meditation and yoga classes
  • non-ticketed evening events
  • use of all facilities, including the fitness center, steam rooms, and whirlpool.

Guests also enjoy access woodland trails, and enjoy cafés, shops, and evening programs.

*Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. There is an additional charge to book a room privately.
**Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. Limited availability.
***Plus tax. A program night starts upon check-in and goes through lunchtime of the following day (roughly 24 hrs).

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