Workshops & Events

2 Week Retreat in Goa with David Robson & Jelena Vesić

March 11-24, 2017 goa dr

Join David & Jelena for two weeks of traditional practice and afternoon workshops at Purple Valley Retreat in Goa.

This retreat is focused on sadhana. the daily effort of practice; come prepared to work hard and experience the purification and transformation that Ashtanga has to offer.

Sunday to Thursday, mornings will begin at 6.30am with Mysore-style practice. On Friday mornings there will be a Led Primary class, set to the traditional Sanskrit vinyasa count. Each week will offer 4 afternoon workshops on ideas, techniques and exercises to help you deepen your Ashtanga practice. All of this practice is supported and enhanced by the incredible vegetarian food and natural beauty of Purple Valley.


For more information Click Here, or Register Online.


Date Added: July 15, 2014 | Filed under: Workshops & Events — admin @ 1:50 pm

Workshops & Events

1-week Primary Series Intensive

Apr 1-7, 2017DavidRobson_JanuaryImmersion_010115

Join David Robson at Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Toronto for a 1-week Intensive in the Primary Series of Ashtanga Yoga.

Please note that this is NOT a teacher certification course. Only R. Sharath of the KPJ Ashtanga Yoga Institute in Mysore, India, can grant Authorization and Certification to teach Ashtanga Yoga.

This week is all about learning the proper technique to practice Ashtanga’s Primary Series. Each day will be based around morning mysore-style or led practice with David. The rest of the day will be devoted to workshops in:

  • Learning the traditional vinyasa count for the Primary Series
  • Philosophy and theory of Ashtanga Yoga and The Yoga Sutras
  • Functional anatomy
  • Sanskrit in the practice
  • Asana clinics



  • Sat Apr 1: – 9.30a Led Primary | 12 – 5p Workshop
  • Sun Apr 2:  10 – 5p Workshop
  • Mon Apr 3: morning Mysore | 12 – 3p Workshop
  • Tue Apr 4: morning Mysore | 12 – 3p Workshop
  • Wed Apr 5: morning Mysore | 12 – 3p Workshop
  • Thu Apr 6: morning Mysore | 12 – 3p Workshop
  • Fri Apr 7: morning Mysore | 12 – 3p Workshop


$750 + HST (13%)

A $300 + HST non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required to register for the course. The remaining balance will be due on or before Saturday, March 18, 2017. There are no refunds or credits once full payment is accepted.


Reading List

Yoga Mala by Sri K Pattabhi Jois

Ashtanga Yoga Anusthana by Sri R Sharath Jois.

An Ashtanga Immersion Manual by David Robson will be included in the cost of the workshop.


Registration in the program is completed with the payment of the deposit.

Register Online

Or call AYCT at (647) 342-6550. Our reception staff will be happy to answer any questions you have about this program.

Photo Credit : MeghanPowell Photography

Date Added: July 1, 2014 | Filed under: Workshops & Events — admin @ 4:10 pm