Rose Mountain Retreat, Advanced Training 2008
Rose Mountain Retreat Center, New Mexico, Advanced Training - 2008

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In dwelling, be close to the land.  In meditation, go deep in the heart.

In dealing with others, be gentle and kind.  In speech, be true.

In ruling, be just.  In business, be competent. In action, watch the timing.


                                    ~Lao Tsu



Your mind, body, and spirit are in harmony.

Are you ready to impart what you know to others?  Begin your journey to becoming a Nationally Certified Yoga Teacher.  This is a big step, so be sure to select the right teacher and certification program.  Lex Gillan and The Yoga Institute in Houston - one of the oldest and largest studio businesses AND oldest Yoga Teacher Training and National Certification Course in the country - have been helping others share the dharma for 42 years. Lex has taught this course more than 190 times certifying more than  2,300 teachers.

The Yoga Teacher Certification Courses are registered with The National Association of Certified Yoga Teachers and Yoga Alliance for both 200-hour and 500-hour programs.  These are turnkey courses that can help turn your passion for yoga into right livelihood through full- or part-time teaching.  The courses will show you what to teach and how to teach (using a beginner through advanced 42 week/42 year time-tested model) and are compatible with all styles of hatha yoga.  In addition, the course teaches the often-overlooked elements of running a yoga business.

Lex is committed to the importance of one-on-one communication with his students.



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Photo Credits: Peter Gillan (Color Photo), C.Bryan Jones, Saipan (B/W Photos)

The music you hear is from the CD
"Blessings, Peace, & Harmony: Monks of the Desert"
from the Monastery of Christ in the Desert available at Amazon.com