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Secrets of the Sutras: Light on Self-Mastery – A ParaYoga Master Training with Tanya Boigenzahn – Livestream (CT) + Live in Minneapolis

Tanya Boigenzahn | July 12, 2021

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This training counts fully toward the ParaYoga Master Training program.
Led by Level 3 Certified ParaYoga Teacher Tanya Boigenzahn, 
this training takes place on 5 Mondays: July 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9

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Save $50 if you enroll by June 12!

Your supreme potential unfolds in the state of yoga. Yoga is the revelation of perfect clarity, limitless intelligence, lasting peace, and freedom in action. Yoga practice – culminating in the heights of wisdom and compassion – can be defined as those processes that enable us to become what in our heart of hearts we aspire to be. Written in 200 B.C., Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra is the singular text that illumines the path of yoga more clearly and systematically than anything before or after.

The transcendent wisdom of the Sutras integrates the sciences of awakening body, mind, breath, soul, spirit, and creator. The word ‘Sutra’ means “thread.”  The text is called the Yoga Sutra because it threads together all the diverse teachings of yoga into a single body of knowledge. While the Sutras are intended to be practical, its scope and precision requires the guidance of the highest kind of teacher to reveal its subtle and hidden power. Study of the Sutras accelerates the journey of personal growth as it deepens understanding of the Divine potential of Yoga and life. By illuminating the practices, challenges, purpose and potential of yoga as a spiritual journey, the Sutras map the path to realizing life’s most precious treasures.

This Master Training, led by renowned ParaYoga® Level 3 teacher Tanya Boigenzahn, is open to all interested students.  Designed to enrich dedicated practitioners, aspiring teachers, or those already teaching.

In this training, asana practices are devoted to unfolding a particular teaching of the Yoga Sutras. Emphasizing direct experience these sessions survey the most relevant and powerful themes of the Sutras by weaving together dynamic Asana, Vinyasa, Pranayama, and meditation practices.

Deepen your exploration through lectures, additional practices, and Q & A sessions. Our focus is to outline yoga’s path toward self-mastery, and how yoga can, if properly understood and practiced, remove those things that keep us from experiencing our highest aspirations. As a whole, the Training aims to exalt teachers and non-teachers alike by providing a vision to see oneself and one’s practice (and/or one’s students’ practice) with sublime understanding, compassion, and crystal-like clarity.

Sign up and Details Here! https://www.devanadiyoga.com/training/prana-shakti/

Other useful links:
Tanya’s PYMTs: http://www.devanadiyoga.com/training/parayoga-master-trainings/
Tanya’s 340hr TT: http://www.devanadiyoga.com/training/340-hour-devanadi-yoga/

Owner and founder of Devanadi School of Yoga & Wellness and Thai Yoga Bodywork, LLC, Tanya shares her passion for yoga, tantra and Sri Vidya in her 235/340hr yoga teacher trainings, as well has full programs certifying students in Thai Yoga Bodywork and Reiki. Her 25+ years of practice and 22+ years of teaching experience have shaped her capacity to share not only the lifestyle and science of yoga and its branches, but also include her study of Ayurveda and Yoga Therapy as well as the business of yoga. Tanya has taught many yogis over the years and specializes in holistic health and dharma work. She mentors students regularly, and is honored to help shape the future of modern yoga with her work integrating the subtle healing arts with yoga. She is honored to lead ParaYoga Master Trainings internationally as well as in her advanced 340hr teacher trainings which includes 3 PYMTs (Vinyasa Krama, The Four Desires & Tantra Shakti).

Topics Covered

Some topics we cover include:

  • The Effect of Correct Practice and its Aim
  • The Tantra of the Yoga Sutras
  • Refinement of the Practices Outlined in the Sutras
  • The Secret Teaching of Pranayama
  • The Sacred Approach to Jappa (Mantra Repetition)
  • The Sublime Teaching on the Cave of the Heart
  • The Mastery of Asana according to Patanjali
  • Pranayama and the Mind
  • Patanjali’s Teaching on the Three Paths of Yoga (Mild, Medium and Intense)
  • The Secret Teaching on Omniscience
  • Practices for Self-Reflection and Self-Inquiry
  • Mysticism and Spirituality: Beyond the Psychology of the Yoga Sutras

Recommended Reading

THE SECRET OF THE YOGA SUTRA by Pandit Rajmani Tigunait

Note: In order to receive credit toward ParaYoga certification and Yoga Alliance RYT programs, as well as your certificate of completion for this training, you must complete a short google form quiz for this book, submitting it to us within six weeks following the completion of the training. You will not receive credit for submissions after the deadline; there are no make-up assignments. The google form will be sent out the month the training takes place and you can also find it right here:


LIVE + Livestream – This course is offered either LIVE (in-person) or Live-streamed via Zoom. Live-stream details will be sent out the day before the series starts. All times are in US Central.

Cost – Regular Students: $745 ($795 after June 12)
Cost – Devanadi TTs/Grads: $695 ($745 after June 12)
*You must be a CURRENT or GRADUATE student of our 340hr Yoga TT at Devanadi to register at this price.
Payment Plan: Only available prior to our early bird date, June 21, 2021. Pay $100 non-refundable/non-transferable deposit to hold your spot, then we will run the balance automatically on June 21, 2021. Registrations after June 21, 2021 must be paid in full.

2 UNITY/BIPOC Scholarships available. Contact us to apply.

CEs: 40 with Yoga Alliance for RYTs + IAYT, and is fully endorsed for ParaYoga Level 1 Certification


Devanadi Yoga
4401 Upton Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55410 United States
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Daily Schedule

8am-5pm daily US Central Time (CT)