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Svastha Yoga Therapy Module 3 Anatomy, Physiology and Sequencing of the Breath, Respiratory and Cardiovascular

Module 3 Anatomy, Physiology and Sequencing of the Breath, Respiratory and Cardiovascular

6 - 10 May  2019 Copenhagen

Svastha Yoga of Krishnamacharya.  SVASTHA YOGA THERAPY TRAINING PROGRAM.  Integrating Yoga and mainstream Health Care for Self Care & healing.  The International Svastha Yoga Therapy Program brings you the most effective aspects of yoga and Ayurveda combined with modern medicine.

TEACHER   Dr Ganesh Mohan (The teaching is in clear & easy to understand English)

RELEVANT for yoga teachers, students & health professionals with a solid yoga practice who are interested in the therapeutic applications of yoga.

VENUE Bispebjerg Bakke 6, 2400 København NV (Copenhagen North West) Map

PRICE for 5 days of intensive learning & professional development 4,600 DK / 615 EURO


Monday 6 th May:  10:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday - Thursday  7th - 8th May :8:30am - 4:30pm

·Friday 10 th May: 8:30am - 2:00pm

YOUR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT You will experience and learn therapeutic frameworks, tools & practices for you to use straight away with your clients & students. You will receive a certificate, the module manual, notes, & recordings. You will also be given exclusive access to the Svastha Yoga Therapy International community support group on FB. This is closed for professional support group open to people who have participated in a Svastha Yoga Therapy Program (SYTP) Module. And more ...

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Dr Ganesh Mohan is a Yoga teacher & therapist. He is trained as a doctor in Western Medicine and is an Ayurvedic doctor. Ganesh is down to earth and able to communicate his extensive knowledge and experience with simplicity and clarity.

Dr.Ganesh Mohan was born into a yoga family. His parents A.G. Mohan and Indra Mohan studied with Sir T. Krishnamacharya for 18 years.


Outline For Module 3:  BREATH - Anatomy, Physiology, and Sequencing of the Breath, Respiratory and Cardiovascular Disorders

  • Experience and understand the functional anatomy and pathology of different breathing patterns.
  • Analyze and modify breathing patterns in different asana to address the needs of the student.
  • Functional approach to the breath using conscious modulation, gravity, body position, muscle action, relaxation etc.
  • Progressively sequencing the breath for students in steps from abdominal breathing to chest breathing, deep breathing, long breathing, and the bandhas.
  • Using sound and chanting to work on the breath therapeutically.
  • Disorder based considerations for specific conditions. For example, in respiratory and cardiovascular systems:
    • a) Asthma
    • b) COPD and other breathing difficulties
    • c) Holistic approach to prevention and therapy of heart disease
    • d) High and low blood pressure
    • e) Heart failure
  • Safety considerations in yoga sessions for clients with respiratory and cardiovascular issues, breathing difficulty and respiratory diseases.
  • Orientation on relevant disease-related ayurvedic guidelines concerning lifestyle, diet, and useful herbs.
  • Application of relevant traditional yoga concepts e.g. Brmhana, Langhana.