CIMY Retreat 9

Yoga Therapy Retreat 9 (YTR9)

DateFeb. 16, 2020
VenueWebb Center, ODU North Cafeteria 1301 W. 49th St. Norfolk, VA 23529
DirectorDilip K. Sarkar, MD, FACS, C-IAYT – Chair and Advisor, TI/CIMY


Led by Dr. Dilip Sarkar, MD, FACS, and C-IAYT, this yoga therapy retreat will address “Designing Your Health – The Power of Prevention,” through a combination of lectures, presentations, and interactive practice demonstrations by Dr. Sarkar and guest speakers Abha Gupta, PhD and C-IAYT; Saghana Chakrabortty, MD and C-IAYT; Sastry Topalli, MD; and Aruna Swarup, C-IAYT.

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.

Please read the disclaimer carefully when registering, for instructions on how to prepare for the workshop!

Remember to arrive 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, as well as your own brown bag lunch, as we will have a working lunch with Q&A.

Parking information will be provided after registration.

Nearby Hotel Accommodations: Marriott Springhill Suites – 844-277-2201


8:00am—9:00am Sign-In

9:00am-9:30am Lecture: Implications of Yoga Sutras of Patanjali for Health and Wellness (Gupta)

9:30am—12:00noon Practice: Yoga Therapy for Wholeness (Sarkar, Chakrabortty, Gupta, and Swarup)

12:00noon—1:00pm Brown Bag Working Lunch with Q&A (Sarkar)

1:00pm—2:15pm Lecture: Yoga Therapy for Radiant Health (Sarkar)

2:15pm—3:00pm Lecture: Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy – Balancing the Doshas (Topalli)

3:00pm—3:15pm Break

3:15pm—4:30pm Practice: Daily Pranayam and Meditation for Swasthya Raksha (Maintenance of Health) (Sarkar, Chakrabortty, Gupta, and Swarup)

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.