Join one of the foremost experts in yoga therapy to explore the extensive relationships between yoga and health. Stress, for example, is now considered the foremost contributor to poor health and a major factor in causing heart disease, cancer and a myriad of chronic and acute diseases. Yoga is a fundamental part of one’s quest for wellness and well-being on all levels .Whether you are a novice or a current practitioner. Nischala shares her years of experience working with the healthful benefits of timeless yoga techniques, including visualizations, breath work, postures, and meditation.
Nischala Joy Devi is a masterful teacher and healer. For many years she has been highly respected as an international advocate for her innovative way of expressing Yoga and its subtle uses for spiritual growth and complete healing. Her dynamic delivery and deep inner conviction empower each individual, allowing the teachings to expand beyond boundaries and limitations of any one tradition enabling her to touch people’s hearts.
She was graced to spend over 25 years as a monastic disciple with the world renowned Yogiraj Sri Swami Satchidanandaji, receiving his direct guidance and teachings. She also was blessed with teachings from great Yoga masters in US, India and worldwide.
Originally trained in Western medicine, she began to blend western medicine with Yoga, offered her expertise in developing the yoga portion of The Dean Ornish Program for Reversing Heart Disease, and co-founded the award-winning Commonweal Cancer Help Program. Her book The Healing Path of Yoga and her Abundant WellBeing Audio Series expresses these teachings.
With her knowledge of yoga and her experience in assisting those with life-threatening diseases (particularly people with heart disease and cancer), she created Yoga of the Heart®, a training and certification program for Yoga teachers and health professionals designed to adapt Yoga practices to the special needs of that population.
She is now dedicated to bringing the Feminine back into spirituality and the scriptures, in her book, <em><a title=”The Secret Power of Yoga” href=”http://www.abundantwellbeing.com/products/the-secret-power-of-yoga/”>The Secret Power of Yoga</a>,</em> a woman’s guide to the heart and spirit of the Yoga Sutras and <a title=”The Secret Power of Yoga Audiobook” href=”http://www.abundantwellbeing.com/products/secret-power-yoga-audiobook/”>Secret Power of Yoga Audio book</a> Nautilus Book Silver Award Winner 2009!
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