Y.O.G.A. for Youth Blog

Hero of the Month: Our Teacher Training Class

Hero of the Month: Our Teacher Training Class

AUGUST/SEPTEMBER: Our Summer 2013 Teacher Training Class This August 21-25, thirteen amazing yogis participated in our 40-hour Y.O.G.A. for Youth Teacher Training– the fourth training held in North Carolina over the past six years.  Co-taught by Y.O.G.A. for Youth Founder Krishna Kaur from Los Angeles and Y.O.G.A. for Youth Regional Coordinator Keval Kaur Khalsa, participants focused on subjects ranging from…

Hero of the Month: Sat Ardas Singh

Hero of the Month: Sat Ardas Singh

JULY 2013 Sat Ardas Singh graduated from the Durham Y.O.G.A. for Youth Teacher Training course in the spring of 2011, and quickly rose to being a Lead Teacher with Y.O.G.A. for Youth.  This summer, he is back by popular demand at the Raleigh-based Justice Theater Projects’ Summer Camps in Raleigh and Durham.  This spring, Sat Ardas served as a Lead…

Hero of the Month: Paura Heo

Hero of the Month: Paura Heo

JUNE 2013 Paura Heo Program Director, Communities In Schools of Orange County, Inc. “I celebrate myself! I celebrate you! I am lover of learning and un-learning.  And, my Practice has provided a grounding that allows me to move through life freely.” The product of two devotees, a monk and a nun turned laypersons, Paura found a meditation and yoga practice very…

Thanks for Your Support!

Thanks for Your Support!

Thanks to you, we were able raise the crucial funds needed to reinstate the Y.O.G.A. for Youth program at facilities such as Watts Learning Center, Thomas Riley High School for Pregnant Teens, A Place Called Home, Communities-In-Schools (North Carolina), Horizon Juvenile Center, and more! Your contribution allowed us to take advantage of a matching grant from Microsoft and whether large…

Yoga For Youth Summer Solstice Raffle

SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY TO SUPPORT Y.O.G.A. FOR YOUTH – ANNUAL SUMMER SOLSTICE FUNDRAISER RAFFLE!  GET YOUR TICKETS AT THE Y.O.G.A. FOR YOUTH BOOTH $20/5 tickets, $108/35 tickets Drawing:  June 27*   Grand Prizes:  A 2-night retreat (for two) at Kripalu Retreat Center in the beautiful Berkshire Mountains of Massachussetts! Free pass to a 3HO Event – Winter or Summer Solstice Celebration,…

Summer Solstice Raffle + Karma Yoga Info.

Summer Solstice Raffle + Karma Yoga Info.

COMING TO SUMMER SOLSTICE IN NEW MEXICO? WORK FOR Y.O.G.A. FOR YOUTH AS YOUR KARMA YOGA!   The 3HO Foundations’ Summer Solstice Sadhana Celebration, held in the Jemez Mountains of northern New Mexico, attracts 2,000 yogis from all over the globe for a week of yoga, meditation, seva, and fellowship.  Each year, Y.O.G.A. for Youth runs a booth in the…

Durham, North Carolina Teacher Training

Durham, North Carolina Teacher Training

Led by the acclaimed yoga activist, level 2 master yoga teacher and trainer, Krishna Kaur Khalsa E-RYT and Keval Kaur Khalsa Duke University Dance Professor and Certified Kundalini Yoga Instructor and Yoga Teacher Trainer, the Y.O.G.A. for Youth™ Teacher Training program is one of the oldest and most distinguished youth yoga programs in the world. With more than 30 years…

Keep Y.O.G.A for Youth NC in all Orange County, North Carolina Public Middle Schools!!

Keep Y.O.G.A for Youth NC in all Orange County, North Carolina Public Middle Schools!!

Y.O.G.A. for Youth NC has partnered with Communities-In-Schools of Orange County (cisoc-nc.org/) to teach yoga to all 6-8th grade students in their after-school programs in all seven Orange County public middle schools.  Targeting underachieving students, these after-school programs offer exciting enrichment activities – now including yoga! Your donation will mean that this programming can continue past the 8-week pilot series. Communities-In-Schools would like Y.O.G.A.…