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The path of the yogi is an ever evolving journey.

Whether you are just stepping into the world of yoga and holistic living or are a seasoned practitioner, come and experience this rare mix of authentic thought leaders and soulful togetherness in the serenity of the mountains.

Explore new ideas, connect with fellow yogis, and delve to the depths of your true, beautiful, whole self.


Emerge enriched and connected to a full heart!

  • Master Classes: Choose from 18 90 minute master classes.
  • An eclectic range of self-empowering, enriching experiences and discoveries.
  • Explore a variety of styles, including Ashtanga, Iyengar, restorative, and more.
  • Master Teachers specially selected from leading yoga centers across six southeastern states to bring you the best in authentic and engaging teaching.
  • Deepen and expand your practice and develop your teaching skills.Music, Kirtan, and Celebration with renown artists including Sean Johnson and the Wild Lotus Band, Blue Spirit Wheel and Luna Ray.
  • Location, Location, Location. A pristine mountaintop sanctuary with serene forested hiking trails and an award-winning Ayurvedic Spa.



2:00 > Arrivals and Registration
3:00 > Master Teacher Orientation
5:30-7:00 > Dinner
7:00 > Large Meditation Hall
Welcome! Bob McCandlish, AOLRC Staff
Center Orientation: Rob Beck, Hospitality Manager
7:30-8:15pm > Krishan ji: Video, Opening Remarks
8:15-9:30 > Kirtan: Luna Ray, Alvin Young, Ian Boccio, Mary Walker, Socializing Together

7:00-8:30 > Large Meditation Hall
Sunrise Yoga & Knowledge with Krishan ji (ALL)
ABHYASA – Exploring and Experiencing the Essence of Yoga
Free Your Mind, Ignite Your Heart, Awaken your full potential
8:30-9:15 > Breakfast
9:15-10:45 > Master Class Sessions
Veda 1: Bharti ji, The Marriage of Practices: Modern Medicine & Ancient Meditation
Veda 2: Stephanie Kohler, Yoga for Intuition
Veda 3: Shirleyann Burgess, Living Light with a Yoga Jam Heart
Veda 4: Andrea Boyd, What’s the Point?
11:00-12:30 > Master Class Sessions
Veda 1: Jonathan Miles, Yama, Niyama and the Path to Freedom
Veda 2: Blue Spirit Wheel, Nirvana Yoga, Planetary Alignment: Yoga with Live Chanting & Music
Veda 3: Yogeshwar Darin Somma, Joyful in the Battle: Yoga for the Householder Warrior
Veda 4: Valerie Midgett, Luna Ray, Embody Your Inner Warrior and Awaken Your Heart: Bhakti Asana
12:30-1:30 > Lunch
2:00-3:30 > Master Class Sessions
Veda 1: Kim Rossi, Ayurveda: Yoga’s Sister Science, Taking your practice to the next level
Veda 2: Annelise Lonidier, {sacred} SPARK
Veda 3: Dawn Yager, Growing up Yogi: Ancient Techniques for Modern Seekers
Veda 4: Rachael Goolsby, Making Sacred
4:00-5:30 > Master Class Sessions
Veda 1: Leia Jones, Blossoming Heart
Veda 2: Medha Garud, Practical Ayurveda Tips for a Deeper Yoga Experience
Veda 3: Wendy Swanson, Katie Sutton, Josh Vogt, Restorative Deep Stretch Yoga & Healing Sound Journey
Veda 4: Marti Yura, From Earth to Sky: “Yoga from the Ground Up”
6:00-7:30 > Dinner
7:30-10:00 > Large Meditation Hall
Yogic Mind & Life Celebration!: Luna Ray, Mary Walker, Blue Spirit Wheel, Sean Johnson & The Wild Lotus Band

SUNDAY, AUGUST 127:00-7:30 > Early Meditation led by AOL Staff (Large Meditation Hall)
7:30-8:30 > Breakfast
9:00-11:30 > Large Meditation Hall (ALL)
Sean Johnson & Wild Lotus Band, Bhakti on The Mat: Storytelling, Kirtan, Vinyasa Yoga + Live Music
12:00-12:30 > Closing Ceremony AOLRC Thank you; Krishan ji closing remarks
12:30-1:30 > Lunch
2:00-3:00 > Master Teachers Recap Bob, Kim, Staff, Krishan ji

Date & Time

Starts: Aug 10, 2018 02:00 PM

Ends: Aug 12, 2018 09:00 AM


Yogacharya Krishan Verma

Andrea Boyd

Annelise Lonidier

Blue Spirit Wheel Band

Dawn Yager

Dr. Bharti Verma

Jonathan Miles

Kimberly Rossi

Leia Jones

Luna Ray

Marti Yura

Rachael Goolsby

Sean Johnson

Shirleyann Burgess

Stephanie Kohler

Valerie DiSciullo Midgett

Wendy Swanson

Yogeshwar Darin Somma

Leigh Anne Neal

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