Yoga as a Peace Practice
World peace is a priority of the Black Yoga Teachers Alliance™ (BYTA). Peace is achieved one individual, one family and one community at a time. BYTA saw a need for an intervention based on approaches that are self-healing, culturally relevant, and community-based, to address the traumas resulting from myriad forms of violence that undermine the mental health and physical well-being of individuals, families, and communities.
Yoga As A Peace Practice® (YPP) training is customized to meet the unique needs of the communities that invite us. We offer a training designed to teach contemplative and restorative practices that cultivate resilience, inner peace, and well-being in individuals, families, and communities. It is available to yoga teachers, yoga practitioners, educators, health and wellness professionals and anyone interested in utilizing yoga as a pathway to peace.
YPP and UCF | Greenville, SC
BYTA was able to do something different with Yoga As A Peace Practice®. Thanks to our partnership with Here to Be/lululemon, BYTA extended the opportunity for 30 yoga teachers and community residents to attend our flagship training in contemplative practice and restorative yoga, August 5-7, 2022, in Greenville, SC.
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| Greenville 2022 |
| St. Louis 2019 |
| Yogaville 2018 |
| Kripalu 2017 |
| Oakland 2017|
The Black Yoga Teachers Alliance wants to take Yoga As A Peace Practice to communities impacted by violence across the U.S. Contact us at email@example.com and invite us to your city.