Teachers Training

Teach Meditation: Change the World

Train to teach meditation, mindfulness, and deep relaxation in this unique program taught by Ma Mokshapriya Shakti, Ph.D.

Through deepening and refining your own meditation practice, you’ll learn to tap into your heart center and deliver inspired and intuitively-led meditations.
You’ll then learn to transcend the critical mind in order to tap into the core of one’s being and experience what you are teaching with and through your students.
Mokshapriya provides unique tools and perspectives that help you to harness the mind with great love and understanding as well as a variety of techniques that will help you to reach even the most distracted meditator.The two month training (8 Sundays 2p-6p; 4 Saturdays 2p-6p), features time to practice and teach these techniques as well as develop training material.

The course is available in person or via Zoom based on your location and needs, (Only Zoom still available) starting September 20, 2020.

The winter session will start January 10, 2021.
Limited enrollment. If you would like to take the course or have questions please call Mokshapriya at 718.641.0402.

Energy Exchange: $888


Meditation Teachers Training Curriculum

Meditation is an active participation in beginning to understand ourselves and our students. – This is going to be an intense experience and you need to be prepared to devote yourself to this process. This course will require additional books to read along with the course manual. You will be practicing teaching mindfulness, meditation and relaxation sessions with peer reviews. You will have access to personal and group interaction with Mokshapriya and the students.

Week One: Introduction

  • What is our goal
  • The mind and its need to be harnessed
  • Be aware of obstacles that we create
  • Brain waves
  • The nervous system
  • Alpha State exercises
  • Experience Deep Relaxation 

Week Two: Who are We

  • What is the SELF
  • The nature of the mind
  • How our mind effects life
  • What is our purpose
  • The bodies of man
  • Preconditioning
  • Introduction to  mindfulness

Week Three: The Mind and Mindfulness

  • Energy and thought
  • Neuroscience and meditation
    Guest Speaker
  • Mindfulness – tools and techniques
  • Attitudes and foundations to support mindfulness
  • Your practice and skills
  • Scripting mindfulness sessions

Week Four: Teaching Mindfulness

  • Preparing to teach mindfulness
  • Different mindfulness techniques
  • Preparing the students.
  • Feedback and questions.
  • Scripting sessions

Week Five: Meditation

  • Practicing Mindfulness Sessions with peer review.
  • Difference between mindfulness and meditation
  • Purpose of meditation
  • Techniques for meditation
  • Various meditation postures
  • Breath techniques
  • Scripting guided meditations

Week Six:  Meditation Techniques

  • Practicing meditation sessions
  • Your power within
  • Kundalini centers and meditations
  • Your inner guides and higher self
  • The other dimensions
  • How to use scripted meditations

Week Seven: Meditating

  • Practicing meditation sessions with peer review
  • More concentration tools
  • Different types of meditations
    Buddhist, Vedic, Chinese, Christian and Sufi
  • Deep relaxation practice with meditation.

Week Eight: The Meditation Teacher

  • Practicing meditation sessions with peer review
  • Confidence as teacher.
  • Ethics of the teacher.
  • The power of the teachers
  • Compensations for teaching
  • Where you can teach
  • Graduation

Fall 2020 Schedule

All classes are from 2 to 6 p.m. 
9/20/2020 Sunday
9/27/2020 Sunday
10/3/2020 Saturday
10/4/2020 Sunday
10/18/2020 Sunday
10/24/2020 Saturday
10/25/2020 Sunday
11/1/2020 Sunday
11/7/2020 Saturday
11/8/2020 Sunday
11/14/2020 Saturday
11/15/2020 Graduation