Akhanda Yoga Family Festival Canada
About This Event
Join Yogrishi Vishvketu and guest teachers for a lakeside residential retreat featuring holistic yoga and intimate teachings celebrating Akhanda Yoga. Festival programming this year will explore The Power of Choice.
How do our family background, culture and our authentic sense of self combine to empower our choices in everyday life? We will explore this and more during festival workshops and classes. The festival takes place at CAMMAC located on Lake MacDonald in the beautiful Laurentians, just two hours from Ottawa.
This program qualifies participants for 30 hours of Continuing Education Units.
Sample Daily Schedule:
6-8:00 AM Meditation and Yoga with Yogrishi Vishvketu
8:30-9:30 AM Breakfast
10-12:00 PM Workshop
12-1:00 PM Lunch
1-4:00 PM PM Free Time
4-6:00 PM Yoga and Meditation with Yogrishi Vishvketu
6-7:00 PM Dinner
7:30-9:00 PM Satsang / Evening Program
9:30 PM Silent Time
Yogrishi Vishvketu is an internationally renowned teacher, conference presenter and yoga teacher trainer. The co-founder of Akhanda Yoga , he began his journey as a student and practitioner of Hatha and Raja yoga and the Vedic healing arts as a child in northern India. Yogrishi Vishvketu teaches holistic yoga workshops internationally, incorporating diverse aspects of the practice: asana, pranayama, cleansing kriyas, Ayurveda and Vedic chanting, as well as offering Yoga Alliance registered 200- and 300-hour Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) programs in Canada and in Rishikesh, India. He calls this holistic style of teaching Akhanda Yoga, meaning whole and indivisible.
Vishwajeet has been a practitioner of Akhanda Yoga for the past 16 years and has leveraged his practice for focus and clarity in his personal and professional life. He is an accomplished business executive & entrepreneur having started a $100M+ division at a major corporation, helping quadruple the stock price of an electronics company and having launched his own technology startup. He is also the proud father of 3 children, Chetan, Jaya and Dharma and happy husband to Kiran. By combining leading business management techniques, combined with a yoga and meditation practice, he finds that despite the hectic busy-ness of life, powerful intention can drive major life goals into reality. Vishwajeet holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and lives in Los Angeles, California.