Saturday, February 4, 2012

The African Connection: Kemetic Yoga with Yirsir Ra Hotep

Chicago-based yogi, Yirir Ra Hotep challenges the history of Yoga by developing his own style of Egyptian yoga called "Kemetic yoga." Hotep is offering a four month 200 hour yoga teacher training (Yoga Alliance approved) for those interested in becoming a certified Kemetic Yoga instructor at Pies Yoga and Fitness Studio at 374 Picket St. in Alexandria Va.

Yirsir Ra Hotep helping an aspiring yoga teacher
There will be an informational session at Pies this Sunday Feb. 5th at 11:30 am to 1:00 pm conducted by Marsha Banks-Harold. Please contact her for more information at 703 887-9574 or To register for the course or to read more about it go to:
Yirser Ra Hotep is a master instructor of Yoga with over 35 years of teaching experience.  He has trained and certified tover 200 Yoga instructors around the United States, Europe and the Caribbean.  Yirser is one of the founders of the Kemetic Yoga movement, coined the term Kemetic Yoga™ and is the creator of the YogaSkills Method.  Yirser has created award winning Yoga programs for children with special needs and has been featured in various national media including the Oprah Winfrey Show, Yoga Journal, Ebony Magazine, ABC News, WGN News, Chicago Tribune and many radio stations.

1 comment:

Juneous said...

Do you plan on taking this training?