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Yoga Sutra Chapter 1


REGISTER NOW to uncover the hidden truths of the Yoga Sutra with Master Meditator Earle Birney

Learn from meditation master Earle Birney

Drawing from over 25 years of study in yoga, meditation, and philosophy, Earle looks to bring these traditional teachings to life in a way that is approachable, relevant, and authentically profound.  His teachings draw not only from his personal study and experiences which include many decade-long trainings, certifications, and a three-year, three-month, and three-day silent retreat . He shares the wisdom and insight he has acquired along the way with a vast array of students, leading his efforts in sharing these ideas in youth work, prison work, and retreats around the world, Earle teaches meditation and yoga philosophy in YSI.

What you'll get:

  • 6 weeks of recorded teachings 
  • 2 - 75 min sessions x week   
  • Certificate of Completion ( 30 CECs)
  • Access to videos (Sanskrit, Philosophy, Meditations)
  • Unlimited access

30 hours YA


  • FREE Two months Access to Library of yoga classes
  • FREE BOOK The Essential Yoga Sutra by Geshe Micheal Roach
  • Note:  Masters will be able to understand where the text fits into the context of yogic literature and understand the flow of the chapter(s).  Masters will be able to explain in depth some specifics key ideas and be able to explain every verse - conversant at least to some extent.  Masters will also be able to pronounce the sanskrit though not necessarily from the Devanagri.

Not in a position to afford the course? Please contact us for scholarship opportunities.