Journey through the Chakras
What are the chakras? Are they real or just imaginary? How were the chakras understood in classical Indian practice and philosophy? Get ready to throw away what you thought you knew about chakras and approach the subject with a beginner’s mind.
In this 3 part series and magical carpet ride through the chakras, you will learn a very brief history of the chakras as they were developed and used in India and how the chakras changed when they came to the West.
Learn the history and go on an experiential journey…
Each week, there will be time for learning, discussions, art, and meditations. Let’s open up the possibilities for learning and teaching about the chakras in a fresh new way.
Get ready your colored pencils and paper to every class, ready to draw!!!
- What are chakras?
- Chakras and the Tantric Tradition in India
- Chakras and the elements
- Transformation of the chakra system in the West
- Discover each chakra
Pavan Dev Kaur (Jeannette Darcy), M. Div., IKYTA certified, RYT-200:
She is a Kundalini Yoga teacher and an independent scholar who lectures on comparative religion, Indian philosophy, and the history of yoga. Her classes are entertaining and enlightening, backed by years of personal and academic study, and paired with hands-on activities and meditations to help process the teachings.
In addition to working at NASA as an engineer for 30 years, she has over 25 years of experience in many types of yoga and meditation. She studied Sanskrit and Indian philosophy at Rice University, the American Institute of Indian Studies in Pune, India, and at the University of Chicago Divinity School where she earned her Master’s degree. She continues to study with spiritual masters and to live a life of service and gratitude.