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We are honored to offer BodyAwake Yoga Teacher Training - a holistic Yoga Training course, brought to you by Blooming Life Yoga and the Morter Institute. This online program will guide you in learning, embodying, and understanding traditional yogic concepts in relationship to today’s world. The program is structured to integrate ancient philosophies of yoga and Dr. Sue Morter’s The Energy Codes®, a system of techniques for conscious embodiment that will be utilized during the yoga training.
BodyAwake Yoga Teacher Training integrates the physical, philosophical, and spiritual practices of yoga within your daily life. On this journey, you will be guided through breath-work, postures, meditation, and philosophy. Additionally, you will learn how to structure and teach a yoga class, as well as how to do and how to teach the details of each posture. This will establish a foundation for incorporating BodyAwake Yoga Teacher Training’s teachings while providing the tools and means necessary for you to deepen your personal practice and bring this knowledge into your community.
We understand that every person approaches yoga uniquely. Regardless of background and experience, or your intention to utilize this work either personally or professionally, you have the opportunity to explore your Authentic Self. With deep dedication and playful self-inquiry, you honor the Practice by being a living torchbearer of this timeless yogic tradition.
Dr. Sue & Lily
The Embodiment Yoga Practices of the Energy Codes.
Module 1: THE GREAT EMBODIMENT: ASANA, PRANAYAMA + SACRED SPACE
Building 'Circuits' / Moving Prana Through Body / Yoga Sequences / Class Flow / Drishti
Module 2 - THE ROOTS OF YOGA: POTENTIAL OF SELF
Pre-Vedic + Vedic Civilization / Mantras / Ayurveda / Meditation + the Brain
Module 3 - THE WORLD IS A SAMKHYA STAGE: PERCEPTION + REALITY
Awareness V. Orientation / Gunas / Prakrti / Purusha
Module 4 - UPANISHADS: UNION OF THE SEEKER + THE SOUGHT
Forms of Seeing Self: Atman + Brahman / Koshas / Accessing High Brain Centers
Module 5 - BHAKTI: CLAIMING YOUR STORY + LEANING INTO THE VOID
Bhagavad Gita / Branches of Yoga / Hero's Journey
Module 6 - BUDDHISM: DANCING ALONG THE MIDDLE PATH
Four Noble Truths / Eight-fold Path / Buddhism in Every Religion
Module 7 - CLASSICAL YOGA: SACRED SUTRAS, SACRED PROMISES
Patanjali's Yoga Sutras / Kleshas / Eight-limbed Path
Module 8 – TANTRIC LAYERS OF THE SELF: HIP, HOLY + HUGE
The balance of Shiva + Shakti / 12-Chakra System / Nadis / Kundalini / Koshas
Module 9 – THE ARRIVAL: HATHA YOGA + NEW INTERPRETATIONS
Mudras / Bandhas / Deities / Mythologies within Asanas / Key Contributors
Module 10 – RETREAT WEEK! HANDS-ON ASANA + BREATH TRAINING
Into the Great Wide Open: Nourishing A Wall-less Community
About Your Teachers
Dr. Sue Morter, founder of Morter Institute
Dr. Sue’s interest in yoga is profoundly interwoven into every aspect of her work in the world. The fundamental components of The Energy Codes® Coursework reveal contemporary expressions of the ancient and foundational Yogic principles themselves. In this course, Dr. Sue is inspired to bring a deeper conversation to the details that comprise the uniqueness of her approach to personal development and transformation. Within this course she will offer a detailed tour of the interior experience of consciousness during asana practice. Putting the body into the sacred geometrical positions that comprise the yoga practice, generates the perfect opportunity for energy to flow in the patterns that awaken us to our true magnificence. Dr. Sue guides us through that process one detail at a time within each module. Life is yoga, on and off the mat. BodyAwake Yoga Teacher Training brings consciousness to that as we set our lives into motion with a deeper look how Heaven on Earth moves in the world. Morter Institute is completely devoted to bridging ancient spiritual wisdom with modern western science and the beauty of the infinite human potential.
PERSONAL INVESTMENT: $2995.00 including all materials