Zen Den Yoga School is based in Boca Raton Florida. We offer many programs including our 200 hour YTT Yoga Teacher training classes. Besides our yoga teacher training course we are also a donation based yoga studio and have now put in place a beautiful Yoga Retreat Center
In conjunction with Yoga Institute’s Yoga Teacher Training, Zen Den’s programs provide everything you need in philosophy, anatomy, chanting, business, wisdom, sutras, kriyas, meditation, pranayama, adjustment, art of teaching, and more.
Yoga Style: Sadhana Yoga We teach Sadhana Yoga, the Yoga of Spiritual Practice including Vinyasa and Hatha Flows.
Our approach is contemporary and eclectic. We bring to life the ancient teachings of yoga through accessible spiritual lessons.
Learn to teach two sequences: Vinyasa and Hatha flows
Daily practice of Pranayama
Understand many different Meditation Techniques
Yoga Anatomy & Physiology for yoga teachers
In depth study of select Yoga Sutras
Understanding of the history of yoga
Focus on integrating Yoga into your life through daily Spiritual Lessons
Introduction to The Business of Yoga
Improved personal yoga practice
Art of Teaching Workshops
Regular peer-teaching starting day one.
You will be qualified to register with Yoga Alliance as a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200).
Ira Schneider Ohm, EYRT 500, founded Zen Den Yoga Studio in 2008, Zen Den Yoga School in 2009, and Zen Den Retreat Center in 2013. He has always been blessed with an awareness of something larger then himself. As a boy he embraced practicing Pranayama, meditation, and positive thinking. In his first yoga class Ira knew that this practice was like a coming home, three months later he went to Nicaragua and got his 200 hour yoga teacher training certification. Upon completion of his YTT 200 with School Yoga Institute, Ira immediately started to teach private and large group classes in Boca Raton, Florida. His strong entrepreneurial background made the creation of Zen Den Yoga Studio the next logical step. Within eleven months he returned to Guatemala for his 500 and 800 hour certifications in order to launch Zen Den Yoga School. He fell in love with the culture, the nature and the Mayan people. He decided in 2009, along with a few other inspired yogis, to build a sustainable yoga farm on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. The Yoga Farm is a retreat center and a yoga school. Ira still leads retreats to the magical energy vortex on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Much of Ira's training has been deep in the world of shamanism. His skills of astral travel and ability to see into people make a significant difference in people's lives. His teachings bridge the gap between our illusion of maya and true consciousness. Ira loves sharing his deep knowledge and love of the Sivananda tradition of yoga, Ashtanga-inspired Vinyasa, restorative yoga, and shamanic breath-work with his students, retreat guests and the South Florida community.
Posted on 03/24/2016 at 12:02 PM