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Please transfer all your account queries to Jacky at yogafirst@optusnet.com.au     If you want a direct answer from me, then as usual, yogafirst@netcon.net.au.    All mail to go to PO Box 14, Mt.Macedon. Vic. 3441.

 

NOTICE: For one week from the 20thof August,  my computer is going to hospital for a heart transplant, so I am going to take the opportunity to paint and do other things! Write a new course, massage…. I will be using the understudy computer, but, I am not sure how fabulous it will be, so I am making my apologies now.  Please note that I may not  be able to be as efficient as I attempt to be now… we will have to wait and see.

 

NEW FACEBOOK PAGE:  www.facebook.com/yogafirst/

 

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY:    “God does not ask about your ability, He asks about your AVAILABILITY”  The Late Mary Kay Ash,  founder The Mary Kay cosmetics empire.

 

NEXT HEMP INFORMATION SESSION: Don’t forget – I have opened the Woodend Studio up between 2.30 and 4 EVERY Saturday.  Drop in.  I will be in the studio, or if the weather is good, in the garden. I hope you will take this opportunity to come see me, and talk about HEMP, and CBD oil and beeswax balm disks ($22.25 for 3 including postage).  We also have a Kannabis Herbal Essence to add to our flower essences made from flowers and herbs in my garden.  Let me show you around – the garden is even more beautiful in the winter.

A massage using our new essences and oils is $85.00 for our students and members,  $120 for non-members).

 

“CBD (Sativa) ENERGY ESSENCE”:  The energy essences are working beautifully.  I have been able to produce a new batch.  So if you missed out last time.  They are back.

CBD THE COURSE:  Not ready yet, but important if you are working in the alternative health field, and you want to know what it is, what the law says in Australia.  There are also recipes etc…

 

PHONE CONSULTATIONS: (as per the Studio questions above) If you would like to book a phone call with me.  We can explore your yoga business, expanding your studio, expanding your practice or asana /philosophy concerns – I am looking forward to hearing from you. There is a cost, it is a consultation the same as any other – an hour is an hour: $85 for an hour.

 

GRADUATE DIPLOMA MASSAGE CLASS:  This includes a 4week practical class (every Tuesday between 7pm and 9pm) with home study. It will encompass PPT, and all we know to date about the endocannabinoid system,  the CerebroSpinalFluid and hypermobility and how this effects our massage.  Quite a complex class which will be the first of our classes to be certified with ITEC International and VTCT Aus.  Go to www.pptmassage.com for sign up details.  Starts 27th August between 7pm and 9pm.

YOGA WITH JAHNE…..CLASS TIMES – all STUDIO classes $20

All on the Web Site.  Go to www.yogabeautiful.com.au  for classes.

Our classes are sooo terrific. They are such fun, so much family.  Thank you girls.  I am loving them all over again.

I am meeting people all the time, and many locals say they “would love to come to class when the weather is warmer”.  As much as I try to understand this, I don’t really.  In the old days we wore skimpy leotards all year.  It did tend to be cold, but that was how it was.  Now, I encourage loose comfortable clothing, we have a great heater (I don’t hold classes on the deck), so the climate shouldn’t be a consideration.

COST: Yoga $20 per Class Or CLASS PASS – $135 per 10 CONSECUTIVEclasses (students of the studio for 3 years or more).   New students: $165 per 10 class pass (normally $200)  After 3 years as a student, the cheaper rate will apply.

 

UNITING CHURCH FOOD BANK:  Next door to the Police Station, Forest Road, Woodend.  Monday:12noon FREE lunch.  The 1pm yoga will be held at the Studio in Woodend, not at the Church.  The electrical system there ceased to function a week or so back, and although it was repaired, still doesn’t work.  I don’t like doing yoga in -5 degrees, and I think my students are more discerning (sensible) too.

 

MONTHLY TEACHER TRAINING AT THE HOME STUDIO:

DATE of the next Teacher Training:   Sunday 1stSeptember 2pm to 4pm  at my home studio (37 Morris Road in Woodend.   There is no need to book. Bring writing materials, and be early. If you are teacher Training student then the cost of the afternoon is $20.  This fee applies to everyone. (Visitors are welcome – even those not yet in teacher training – $30).

BENDIGO Teacher Training classes– Next class is the 3rdSeptember at 3.30pm. Crusoeden Health.  Turn at the Metricon building on the highway in Kangaroo Flat just up from Bunnings on the same side.  Don’t forget, The HEMP information session is happening at Crusoeden Body on Sunday at 2.30pm to 4pm.

MOUNT MACEDON MONTHLY GET-TOGETHER

The yoga “ladies who lunch” will happen again on the Friday 13thSeptember (easy to remember!) at The Mount Macedon Hotel at 12noon.  EVERYONE WELCOME.  This is getting more popular.  Please make time to come.  It is a lovely venue, the table is in front of the fire, the view is terrific, and the food is terrific thanks to a new and inspired chef.  I look forward to meeting you there.

NEW SHEPPARTON MASTERCLASS.  Date not decided.

WERRIBEE MASTER CLASS.  I have been asked to conduct a Restorative/Hypermobility Master Class in Werribee.  This will be held on Sunday the 20thOctober, which is the soonest we could get our diaries to align… such is life.

PARKING HOME STUDIO – 37 Morris Road, Woodend. 

Please, Please – Park on white gravel in front of the studio.  I had it made especially so that it would be easier for you! If there is no room, then park in the drive-way directly opposite in front of double grey garage rolladoors. Not in front of neighbours driveways please.

 

REALLY HELPFUL BOOKS: ETSY, ETSY www.myyogabooks.etsy.com

I write books to help you. What will you find on ETSY?  YAMAS, CHAKRAS, HYPERMOBILITY, THE FIVE TIBETANS AND TEMPLATES and more. There are lots of books there to help you in your progress with yoga.

 

HYPERMOBILITY (the course)

The new course is on the ETSY site.  www.myyogabooks.etsy.com.

Watch my FREE UTUBE CHANNEL.  It is amazing how Hypermobility and the endocannabinoid system fit together.  Please watch the youtube channel, or get the hew books on ETSY.

 

 

Why Register with THE AUSTRALASIAN YOGA INSTITUTE? 

THIS IS IMPORTANT.

We are your lineage.  You can pretend, you can take cheaper options, you can use all kinds of rationalization BUT WE ARE YOUR LINEAGE, your yoga family.  No-one else can be.   PLEASE, PLEASE CHECK YOUR REGISTRATION.  You need to be currently registered AT THE LEVEL AT WHICH YOU ARE NOW – STUDENT OR GRADUATE for your insurance to be valid, and you will need to supply a copy of a valid registration to be insured with AON.  If you insure as a graduate when you are still a student it may cause problems if there ever was a claim – it is possible you may not be insured because you didn’t tell the truth about your qualification.    You also need to forward a current first aidcertificate with your application and CPE when necessary (see below)

Please check your insurance requirements – keep up to date. We have moved to AON insurance.  You will be able to insure on-line BUT you will need a current (student or graduate) Registration to prove you are a member with us to get the advantages that a big firm like AON can offer.

CPE:  To bring us in line with INTERNATIONAL requirements rather than just Australian, we will only be requiring you to do your CPE every 3 years, do it round about the same time you do your first aid which is also a 3 year requirement.

 

REALLY HELPFUL BOOKS:

ETSY, ETSY www.myyogabooks.etsy.com

I write books to help you in your course.  Please download them, and then please use them in answering your modules.HYPERMOBILITY – The Course…. A certificate course.  If you teach yoga, you need this.  No excuses.

MODULE DRAWINGS, DOWNLOADS.  You will notice on the bottom of every assessment there is a reminder that drawings need to be done, and in your own hand, and downloads of any kind will not be marked.  Every page needs to have your name, module number, and page number.

 

EMAIL/POST:  Please use the email address  yogafirst@optusnet.com.au  for anything to do with accounts,  or the usual yogafirst@netcon.net.au. to get to me.  If you do want to speak to me personally, then email, make a time suitable for both of us, and then we can chat.  If you do it this way, rather than just “wing it”, you can be reasonably sure I have time, and you will get my attention.  POSTAL ADDRESS is not at my home –Please address all land mail to PO Box 14, Mt.Macedon.  Vic. 3441.  Until you see a change written here in large letters, that is where it will be.

 

Don’t forget to Registerif you are teaching even if you have not graduated (especially if you have not graduated), insure and re-subscribe to the videos every 12 months.   Don’t leave these to the last minute.

 

 

Love and Blessings

Jahne…….

Newsletter sent outby The Australasian Yoga Institute,www.yogabeautiful.com.au

 

 

I have started a new Facebook page where I will bring everything THE YOGA OF HEMP to you.

Everything we do, we do for you – we share with you and  our www.yogabeautiful.com.au web site, and in ETSY (www.myyogabooks,etsy.com) and on our facebook page “YOGAFIRST” I’ll share the diet and lifestyle principles that have helped students, graduates and clients rebuild their physical and mental well-being. Whether it’s drinking your green juice, improving gut health through our hemp recipes, or reducing toxins in your food and home we have always shared everything we learn with you when we learn it, updating all the while.  If you want to make lasting changes, we have given you books, charts and courses.  What we have presented is not perfect, it is not the last word, however, this is a new field and we are all beginners.  Join us on the journey – you won’t regret it.  Learn and grow with us….

To begin with, you could grab a copy of  “JAHNES KANNABIS KITCHEN from the ETSY site.  This book is filled with hints, tips, and the information you may need to move forward on your HEMP journey with us,  and oh SO many delicious recipes!

If you are looking to create a meditation practice, you can begin with just three minutes.  Download the THREE MINUTE MEDITATION from www.myyogabooks.etsy.com  and I can tell you it will change your life.

Fitness? Flexibility? Fast?  Then you will just love our FIVE ELEMENT YOGA also on ETSY.  You can do this whole-body workout,  fast (or slow) in about 7 minutes.  It wakes the body, clears the mind, and kick-starts the endocrine system.  It will move you beautifully into a new day, a new life.

…and, If you enjoy inspirational card decks, we will shortly be releasing “VICTORIA’S LOVE NOTES”.   I called them that because I collaged images from the pages of the oldest editions of an American magazine called “VICTORIA”.  The photos are like no-one else’s, dreamy, emotional, reflective. Learn to love yourself first.  Start your day with an uplifting message and I bet you’ll be a lot happier by the time it ends.

AND DON’T FORGET TO COME TONITE TO OUR CBD/HEMP INFORMATION SESSION AT THE STUDIO.  YOGA COMES FIRST OF COURSE, AND TONITE  IT IS RESTORATIVE YOGA!

 

Have a great day – see you soon….  Jahne

 

 

This month, The Australian Yoga Journal has a double page spread (page 23/24 issue 77) entitled “SENSATIONAL CBD”.  It was in their “Healing Issue”, not featured on the front page, but an important spread all the same.  It was fantastic and brought CBD to the front page for yogis.  We have been featuring it for a long time.

Many of our students have experienced and used our hemp oils and essences, and if you haven’t caught up, I would like to introduce our new YOGA OF HEMP oils and essences at a special class.  Please come to THE YOGA OF HEMP introduction and restorative class at 6.30 this Friday the 16th of August at 6.30pm.  There will be a restorative yoga class quite suitable if you are a bit “rusty”.   I will have nibbles, refreshments, you can see the oils and essences and sample, we will discover “what is hemp, what is CBD, what is cannabis and what is marijuana” and the differences.  It could be life changing.

If you can’t come, I do have books on www.myyogabooks.com.au, especially “Jahne’s Kannabis Kitchen”.  I can do mail order too, and you can buy a bound copy of the book if you don’t like downloads.  Email me at yogafirst@netcon.net.au if you want more information.

This is an exciting time.

Have a lovely day. Namaste.  Jahne