CIMY Retreat

Yoga Therapy Retreat 7 (YTR7)

Date Sunday, February 5, 2017 — 8:00am-4:30pm
Venue Cultural Hall, Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads

217 Sampson Creek Rd., Chesapeake, VA 23322

Map with new directions for entrance:

Director Dilip K. Sarkar, MD, FACS, C-IAYT – Chair and Advisor, TI/CIMY
Downloads Click here to download YTR7 Flyer


Led by Dr. Dilip Sarkar, this yoga therapy retreat will focus on “Daily Yogic Routine – Dinacharya: The Preventive Medicine,” through a combination of lectures, presentations, and interactive practice demonstrations by Dr. Sarkar and guest speakers, featuring Dr. Amrita (Sandra) McLanahan, M.D.

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. For other lunch options, see below.


Lecture: Yoga Sutra of Patanjali and Astanga Yoga(Gupta)

Practice: Yoga Therapy as Primary Prevention, Secondary Prevention, and Rehabilitation for Chronic Diseases(Sarkar, Chakrabortty, and Gupta)

Working Lunch with Q&A

Lecture: Joy of Health Through a Yogic Lifestyle
Guest Speaker: Amrita (Sandra) McLanahan, M.D.

Practice: Pranayama and Mudras for Digestion

Lecture: Dinacharya(Topalli)


Practice: Daily Pranayams and Meditation
(Sarkar, Chakrabortty, and Gupta)

Lunch Options:

Please feel free to bring your own vegetarian brown bag lunch. Otherwise, you may pre-order a vegetarian box lunch from Subway for $5.00 payable on site. Pre-orders must be received by February 1, 2017 by emailing or calling 757-766-7990.

Required Donation:

Regular: $80.00
Seniors 60+ or Full-time Students: $68.00

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.