Yoga Psychology Course (100 hrs)

DEEPEN YOUR YOGIC PRACTICE

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Life is constantly changing and stress, anxiety, anger, depression all seem inevitable. This is not only a contemporary issue but has existed for thousands of years according to eastern psychology. The Bhagavad Gita is considered a precious gift from Hindu culture, often being referenced by Yogis, Seers and the wise. It contains solutions to the problems of human life. The Patanjali Yoga Sutras are highly regarded as the authoritative texts on Yoga. They are more than asanas and are used as a guide to living so that we can be true to ourselves. Buddhism is also a popular teaching on philosophies and often regarded as a religion. 

Yoga psychology balances your lifestyle in the face of difficulties. It provides strength to overcome uncertainty and failure. For those pursuing a spiritual path it can be put into practice in daily routine. It is a tool to gain enlightenment.

This course is suitable for those coping with a modern lifestyle, including anxiety, depression, changes of mood, phobias, drug addictions and eating or childhood disorders. Yoga techniques are useful for counselling and psychotherapy. An important study subject for any serious yogi and yogini looking to deepen the spiritual practice.

Teachers:
- Gandhar Mandlik - Bhagavad Gita.
- Dr Guruji Vishwas Mandlik - Yoga Sutras.
- John Peh - Yoga Pravesh.
With Special Guest Speaker Venerable Fa Xun* on Buddhism

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Ashthanga Yoga) and Bhagavad Gita focus on human life with a goal to achievement which encourages a positive, balanced, contented and peaceful state of mind not dependent on external events or objects. 

Bhagavad Gita is a dialogue between Lord Krishna, who symbolises supreme consciousness, and Prince Arjuna who represents human consciousness. Prince Arjuna who was in a state of depression and despondency was inspired by Lord Krishna to live with contentment and peace. 

Other references include Buddhism, Upanishads, Ramayan and Mahabharata.

  • Yoga Psychology with discussion.
  • Bhagavad Gita with discussion.
  • Buddhist Psychology with discussion.
  • Meaning of Life, Purpose of Life with discussion.
  • Mind - Yoga Perspective.
  • Anatomy & Physiology of the Nervous System & Endocrine System.
  • Physiology of Stress, Anxiety, Depression & Anger.
  • Yoga for Stress & Hypertension.
  • Yoga for Psychological Problems and Practice.
  • Yoga & Psychotherapy with discussion.
  • Cognitive Therapy - REBT with discussion.
  • Concept of happiness.
  • Antarang Yoga of Pratyahara, Dharana, Dyana, Yama, Niyama.
  • Karma Yoga with discussion.
  • Bhakti and Optimism with discussion.
  • Yoga Nidra Theory.
  • Meditation.
  • Yoga Foundation - Yoga Pravesh.
  • Self Study subjects.

    * Venerable Fa Xun was the Vice Principal of the Nuns Campus of Buddhist College Singapore. She is the author of the book 'One Life, Five Precepts' and established Mindful Mission Ltd. 

     

      You may participate in Q & A and discussion on topics closest to you. 

  • Provides guidelines to balance problems in life.
  • Gives polite and humble strength to face uncertainty and failure.
  • Improve spirituality within our daily lives. 
  • Increase the ability to focus, concentrate and meditate.
  • Bring about a calming, relaxing mind and body. 
  • Realise the meaning and purpose of life.
  • Our mentor and founder of Yogapoint India (Yoga Vidya Gurukul),  Yogacharya Dr Vishwas Mandlik was awarded by Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India,  the ‘Outstanding Contribution for Promotion and Development for Yoga’ in 2018. 
  • Yogacharya Dr Vishwas is the authoritative figure in the teachings of Yoga Sutras.
  • His son, Gandhar Mandlik who holds a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology with indepth understanding of Bhagavad Gita.
  • Yoga Vidya Gurukul is affiliated to YCMOU, a Government of India University, to run courses.
  • Recognized as a Yoga and Yoga Therapy research organization by University of Pune, a government university.
  • Yogapoint Singapore has signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, India in 2018.
  • Yogapoint located at Downtown is easily accessible via a network of trains and buses.
  • Time to attend 20 lessons, Monday to Friday (72 hrs).
  • Time for written work and self practice (18 hrs).
  • Fee: $1700.     $999 - introductory fee
  • Yogapoint members 5% discount - $88.
  • Yogapoint Teachers from India or Singapore get a further discount of $200 on completion of Yoga Pravesh.

Monday - Friday, 10.30am - 4pm.

  • 25 - 29 March 2019.
  • 1-5 April 2019.
  • 22-26 April 2019.
  • 13-17 May 2019.

    Request for the video verison or Yoga Pravesh class whenever you cannot make it. 
  • Google Map: Yogapoint Singapore
  • Address:
  • - Yogapoint
  • 3rd floor, 31B Kreta Ayer Rd, Singapore 088998.
  • Exact location:
  • - Behind bus stop and in front of Kreta Ayer Community Center
  • Transport:
  • - MRT 5 mins walk from Outram MRT station (Exit H Dorset Hotel) or 6 mins walk from Chinatown MRT
  • - Buses 80, 145 stops right in front of our studio.  
  • - Car park is available at Kreta Ayer Community Center.