CIMY Retreat

Yoga Therapy Retreat 1 (YTR1)

Date Saturday, August 6, 2009 — 9:00am-4:00pm
Venue Cultural Hall, Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads
Chesapeake, VA
Director Dilip K. Sarkar, MD, FACS, C-IAYT – Chair and Advisor, TI/CIMY
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Led by Dr. Dilip Sarkar, this yoga therapy retreat will focus on “Yoga Therapy,” through a combination of lectures, presentations, and interactive practice demonstrations by Dr. Sarkar and guest speakers.

Advance registration, including acceptance of disclaimer and payment of registration fee, is required. For this reason, you may only register for one person at a time, so that we obtain accepted disclaimers for each person.

Remember to come “on an empty stomach” (see details in the disclaimer), and wearing loose, comfortable clothing.

Please bring your own yoga mat, tissues, and other personal items. You may also wish to bring your own brown bag lunch, as we will have a working lunch with Q&A.

Presentations by Dr. Dilip Sarkar, M.D., Dr. Saghana Chakrabortty, M.D., and Rajan Narayanan, Ph.D.


Practice: Yoga Asanas for Yoga Therapy(Sarkar and Chakrabortty)


Presentation – Yoga Mudreas, Bandhas, Kriyas, and Acupressure(Sarkar, Chakrabortty, and Vardan)

Working Lunch with Q&A

Presentation: Philosophy of Yoga Based on Yoga Sutras of Patanjali(Narayanan)

Presentation: Science of Yoga Therapy(Sarkar)


Pranayam and Meditation(Sarkar)

Required Donation:

Fee: Free

Please note that there is a disclaimer to “sign” (by clicking) before you are allowed to pay and register. For this reason, only one person may register at a time, so that we may obtain accepted disclaimers for each registrant.

DISCLAIMER: Attendance at this event is for personal growth, and entails no promise of employment.