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Yoga Retreat for ASL Interpreters: The Power of Thought
with Lila Lolling and Andrea Shock

Thursday, June 4 - Sunday, June 7

Yoga Retreat for ASL Interpreters at the Sivananda Yoga Ranch


Lila Lolling

Tuition: $360 + Accommodation or Ashram day rate

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Dive deeper into the ancient teachings and practices of yoga during this personal and professional yoga retreat for ASL interpreters and ITP students. Designed to give you the experience of rejuvenation and relaxation, the intentional schedule includes daily yoga classes, meditation, forest bathing, interpreting yoga practicums, ASL vocabulary classes, self-reflection, and more.

Limited to 25 interpreters.
** 4.125 RID CEUs awarded – 2.10GS 2.025PS

Registration Information

The course tuition (listed above) is for the whole program. Your accommodation rate includes meals, Satsangs, and Hatha yoga classes which are offered daily.

Program Schedule


2:00pm                 Check-in
3:00-3:30pm       Ashram Tour
4:00-6:00pm       Hatha Yoga Class
6:00-6:45pm       Vegetarian Dinner
8:00-9:30pm       Meditation & Group Introductions
10:30pm               Lights Out

Friday – Saturday

5:30am                  Wake Up Bell
6:00-7:30am        Meditation & Interpreting Practicum
8:00-10:00am      Hatha Yoga Class & Yoga Nidra (relaxation)
10:00-10:45am    Vegetarian Brunch
10:45-11:30am    Karma Yoga (Selfless Service)
12:00-1:00pm       ASL Yoga Vocabulary
2:00-3:15pm         Lifestyle Workshop
4:15-6:00pm         Interpreting Yoga: Practicum
6:00-6:45pm         Vegetarian Dinner
8:00-9:30pm         Meditation & Interpreting Practicum
10:30pm                 Lights Out


5:30am                   Wake Up Bell
6:00-7:30am          SMeditation & Interpreting Practicum
8:00-10:00am        Hatha Yoga Class & Yoga Nidra (relaxation)
10:00-10:45am      Vegetarian Brunch
11:00am                  Closing Ceremony & Graduation
12:00pm                  Room Check-Out

Open to 25 interpreters only. Only 15 spaces open as of 3/04/20.
$360 + room and board. All inclusive.

Contact lilalolling@me.com for any questions. Early registration is suggested.

Arrival & Departure Information

•   Thursday – 2:00pm onwards
•   Sunday – 12:00pm (room checkout)

Planning to arrive and depart here by bus?  See more information.

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Lila Lolling, ERYT500

Lila Lolling is a long-time Sivananda affiliate yoga instructor and spiritual teacher for nearly 20 years. She is a dedicated yoga and permaculture practitioner who has lived and taught in traditional yoga ashrams around the world. Lila is the author of Walking the Ancient Path of Yoga, founder of EcoYoga Life and DeafYoga Foundation. She is a lighthearted, honest, and sincere yoga teacher who offers all who study with her inspiration to live a life of peace, joy, and purpose. Lila is fluent in American Sign Language.www.lilalolling.com

Andrea Perry-Schock, NIC

Andrea graduated from Columbia College Chicago’s ITP in 2006 with a degree in ASL-English Interpretation. She later obtained her RID certification in 2009. She has been interpreting full time in a variety of settings throughout the New England area for the past twelve years. In addition to her interpreting experience she has been an avid yoga practitioner for the past fourteen years. Her love and passion for Yoga and the Deaf community intertwined when she attended her first Yoga Retreat for Sign Language Interpreters in 2014. It is after this first retreat that she had a calling to provide accessible Yoga to the Deaf community.

The Ranch's Daily Schedule

5:30amWake Up
6:00amSatsang or Silent Walk
8:00amHatha Yoga Class
11:00amKarma Yoga
12:00pmAfternoon Program
& Free Time
4:00pmHatha Yoga Class
10:30pmLights Out

Satsang & Yoga Classes

Satsang consists of a 30-minute silent meditation, followed by 30 minutes of spiritual chanting (kirtan), and finishes with 30 minutes of spiritual lecture.
Daily attendance at both Satsangs and Hatha Yoga Classes is encouraged for your health and well-being and to maintain the proper rhythm and atmosphere of the ashram community.

Sivananda Yoga Ranch


Thursday, June 4
Sunday, June 7


Sivananda Yoga Ranch
500 Budd Rd
Woodbourne, NY 12788
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