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Yogic Living: Teaching in the Aquarian Age

As Yogi Bhajan often said, he came to create teachers, not to gather students. He saw every student as a potential teacher. He eventually developed a worldwide network of teachers who have spread their wings and helped to heal others with their kindness, compassion, and a lot of Kundalini Yoga and meditation. Whether you were a new student or an 'advanced' student, in the eyes of Yogiji, you were a teacher in the making.

"Some of you who are sitting here will become great Teachers of the Age of Aquarius. You must understand that you have to build your character first. Care for yourself, be kind to yourself, be compassionate to yourself. That is what you have to do." 
-Yogi Bhajan, 4/23/97

Everyone is both student and teacher. If you are striving to live a healthy, happy, and holy life, you are serving as an example and guide to others. An Aquarian teacher becomes a forklift for the soul, a lighthouse of hope, an institution of integrity, trust, and humility.

“People are in pain, and they need the pain alleviated. They need to know that you can see that pain. If a person is hungry, first feed him. To a starving person, food is God. Once he is satisfied and a little secure, he can consider the possibility that God is food. The ability to apply consciousness will make you a good teacher.”
-Yogi Bhajan

Delve into the Aquarian Age Teacher and develop the teacher within you. Consider the ways in which you are able to guide others to their healthy, happy, holy birthright.

At the Feet of the Master

     Yogi Bhajan Quotes on Teaching

     The 16 Facets of Perfection of a Kundalini Yoga Teacher

     13 Facets of a Teacher's Identity

     Yogi Bhajan’s Rules for Teachers (and Everyone)

     Lectures     

     The Divine Essence of a Teacher 4/22/97

     The Caliber of a Teacher 7/31/96

     The Life of a Teacher 7/24/96

     On Teaching Kundalini Yoga 3/23/90

     The Spiritual Teacher 9/18/71

     Q & A

     Yogi Bhajan Answers Questions on Teaching Kundalini Yoga

     Yogi Bhajan Answers Questions on Spiritual Teachers

 

Kundalini Yoga Technology

Meditation to Develop the Mature Elevated Caliber of a Spiritual Teacher

Sodarshan Chakra Kriya

Meditation to Experience the Essence of a Teacher

The Teacher Within: The Tratakum Meditation

Meditation on Your Self as a Yogi

Kriya for Inner Vitality and Stamina

The Caliber of the Aquarian Teacher (with the Caliber Kriya and the Caliber of Life Meditation)

Blogs on Teaching Kundalini Yoga

Wherever a Soul is Listening by Tarn Taran Kaur

The Teacher is Eternal by Catalyst Yogi

IKYTA is the Home of the Teachers by Ravi Kaur

How Kundalini Yoga Saved My Life by Akasha Kaur

KRI Corner: A Teacher's Caliber by Rampreet Kaur

A True Teacher of the Aquarian Age by Catalyst Yogi

Becoming a Teacher - Capital T by Sat Purkh Kaur

Poke Provoke Confront Elevate - Kundalini Yoga in Action by Dev Suroop Kaur

The Importance of Creating Community (Video)

The Aquarian Teacher: A Consciousness of Hope by Pritpal Kaur

Being a Teacher by Shakti Parwha Kaur

Seeing Eye to Eye with the Master by Guruka Singh

Making Sense in an Age of Change: Our Role as Aquarian Teachers by Devjot Singh

The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face by Sat Nirmal Kaur

"These are my Peeps!” Opening the Door to Kundalini Community by Victoria Lynes/Atmabir Kaur

A Subtle Shift: Being a Teacher Since Yogi Bhajan’s Passing by Krishna Kaur

Immerse Yourself Within Yourself by Atmabir Kaur

Guru Nanak and the Flying Carpet: A Sikhnet Audio Story for Kids

My Path to Becoming a Teacher by Devta Kidd

In Gratitude for All the Ways I am Blessed to Share Kundalini Yoga by Victoria Lynes/Atmabir Kaur

Teaching Styles: “You Should Know You” by Kathe Forrest/Siri Kirin

Turning Crisis into Opportunity by Tabather Harpreet Kaur

 

Featured Teachers and Centers

Your Favorite Teachers

Kundalini Co-op in San Francisco by Seva Simran Singh (IKYTA blog)

Teacher Training in China by Yina Chen

The Asia Yoga Festival by Rebecca Sonkkila

How the 1st Teacher Training in the Czech Republic Came to Be by Guru Sansar Kaur

 

Blogs on Teaching to Specialized Populations

The Vital Warrior Program: Conscious Action Serving Veterans by  Mikal Vega/Param Nam Singh

Reclaiming Your Innocence: Healing Sexual Abuse through Kundalini Yoga by Shabad Kaur

Teaching Trauma-Sensitive Kundalini Yoga by Navneet Kaur

Immune Fitness: Teaching Kundalini Yoga to People Living with HIV by Dr. Shanti Shanti Kaur

Perfect Children’s Yoga by Shakta Khalsa

Kundalini Yoga for People with Multiple Sclerosis

SuperHealth Specialy Training

Kundalini Yoga in Lurigancho Prison, Peru by Har Anand Kaur

Give Away Yoga by Shakta Kaur

Teaching Kundalni Yoga to Alzheimer's Patients by Alana Carver

Kundalini Yoga in Chilean Schools by Anantbir Singh

Kundalini Yoga at a TEDx Event (video) with David Aleksis/Sadhana Singh

Kundalini Yoga in Canadian Schools (Video)

Yoga Para Todos - Yoga for Everyone (Video)

New Children's Yoga Therapy by Shakta Khalsa

The Healing Power of Teaching Kundalini Yoga by Panch Nishan Kaur

Yoga Class Helps War Veterans Heal Unseen Scars by Amy Hamilton

Teaching Kundalini Yoga to the Children of Mexico by Satraj Kaur

Police in Colombia get Kundalini Yoga Training

Beats and Breathing for Healing (video)

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