Myths of the Asanas, the beloved classic of yoga, has sold more than 25,000 copies worldwide since its release in 2010. Yoga practitioners and instructors alike adore this book for the rich stories and myths it illustrates about our beloved practice.
Now, join author, Alanna Kaivalya, Ph.D., as she takes you into the heart of yoga mythology to reveal its power, purpose and potential in our lives as practitioners and instructors.
In this course, she reveals the power of myth by revealing the journey of the hero and how it informs our lives...from the inside out.
In this course, you learn:
This course covers every single myth from the book, Myths of the Asanas. Within each lecture section you get:
Let Alanna bring the pages of Myths of the Asanas to life for you, and discover why myth is so captivating and how it gets to the heart of why we practice yoga in the first place...to discover ourselves and our soul's purpose.
*This program counts as 25 hours of continuing education credits
for The Kaivalya Yoga Method, or as 25 non-contact hours for Yoga
Alliance. Upon finishing 100% of the course, you receive a certificate
Often referred to as the "Yoga Doctor," Alanna Kaivalya, Ph.D., helps yoga teachers embody their knowledge, up-level their skills and create more impact in the world. She gives you clear pathways to earning a living with your spiritual practice and help others with your gift.
On this principle she founded The Kaivalya Yoga Method, a fresh take on yoga emphasizing the individual path while honoring tradition. Teaching students since 2001, teachers since 2003, Alanna has written and developed teacher trainings worldwide for top studios and independently. In 2015, she debuted a comprehensive 500hr-online teacher training with YogaDownload.
She holds a Ph.D. in Mythological Studies with an Emphasis in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute, has authored numerous articles and three books: Myths of the Asanas, an accessible practitioner’s guide to stories behind beloved poses; Sacred Sound, a yoga “hymnal,” illustrating the role of chant and mantra in modern practice. Her third book, Yoga Beyond the Mat, is a guidebook showing practitioners how to make yoga their spiritual practice.
She lives in New York City with Roxy the Wonderdog. Visit her website at: alannak.com