Here’s more on what we talk about in this episode:
Why Practice in the Morning
Cultivating a morning practice with Surya Namaskars to connect to the spirit of the sun, the potential of the day, and the light we carry within.
Poses & Pranayama to Do in the Morning
The poses and pranayama to include in a morning practice with insight into Clara’s morning yoga intensives and what she provides students.
Breakdown of Clara’s Morning Intensive
What’s involved in one of Clara’s morning intensive practices; a well-rounded practice anchored with a text and questions to explore yogic philosophy.
The Four Aspects of Life of Indian Philosophy
Understanding the four pillars of Indian Philosophy; Kama (pleasure), Artha (money), Moksha (spiritual liberation), and Dharma (contribute to the community), and how they relate to the practice.
Yoga Teacher Training, Online vs. Offline
Clara and Stephanie share their experience of being in YTT on Zoom versus in-person and the pros and cons of being online versus offline.
Activities to Include if You’re Leading a Training Online
Insights and tips on the types of activities to include in your online YTT or workshops to engage with students and keep people inspired and connected to the material.
The Repercussions of Online Learning
What happens when we spend too much time in front of the screen, including Zoom fatigue and anxiety, and how to be more mindful of how we spend our time.
Key Learnings from Online YTT
Clara shares her key learnings from leading a 300-hour YTT on Zoom, including how to appreciate moments of silence, technical tips, and using breakout rooms.