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Cobra Breath Level 1 – “Learning to Live in Bliss

September 29- October 1, 2017
Berlin, Germany
Teacher: Nayano
Questions? Ready to Register? Contact Kachenka:

Early Bird price is 295 euro/ $340 (ends August 14)
Full price is 350 euro/ $400
Couple price 325 euro/ $375 
Repeat price 250 euro/ $290
Tuition includes course fee, take home materials, practice CD and follow-up support, lodging and 3 vegetarian meals per day. Deposit is 110 euros/ $115.


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October 20-22, 2017
Bogota, Colombia
Teacher: Nayano
Contact Maria Lucia:

Workshop Taught in English with Spanish Translation


October 27-29, 2017
Bay Area, CA
Teacher: Claudia Weitkemper
Contact Claudia: or 510-978-3444

October 27-29, 2017
Bogota, Colombia
Teacher: Maria del Pilar Ferrer
Contact Maria: or by phone: (57) (316) (4810334)


November 3-5, 2017
Bay Area, CA
Teacher: Shakti Padmini
Contact Shakti:

November 24-26, 2017
Toronto, Canada 
Teacher: Nayano
Contact Aly Khan:
$425CAN/Person $775CAN/Couple $225CAN/Graduate 


December 1-3, 2017

Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Teacher: Nayano
$325 individuals/$600 couples/$175 repeater


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December 8-10, 2017
Teacher: Nayano
Contact Maria Lucia:

Workshop Taught in English with Spanish Translation



Cobra Breath Level 2 – “Bliss of Inner Union”

Cobra Breath Level Two will next be offered in 2018.





Cobra Breath Level 3 – “The Bliss of Divine Love”

November 10-17, 2017

Young Mansion ~ Hollywood, FL
Teacher: Nayano
$1375 tuition includes lodging, meals & study materials ~ Limited to 16 ~ (discount to repeat)


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Cobra Breath Level 4

Cobra Breath Level 4 opens you from the microcosm to the macrocosm, connecting the depths of earth and eternities of heaven. There are three more levels, but they must be experienced and cannot be described.

Prerequisite: Cobra Breath Level 3

Level 4 is being planned for 2018. Please check back with us as we will be posting details as we have them. Namaste!


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Global Satsang on October 15!

All Cobra Grads from around the Globe are invited to our Ipsalu Satsang.
Satsang means to Gather in Truth.
We will meet each other in the form of our Namaste circle. Each person is invited to share something about themselves.
There will be a review of Level 1 Cobra Breath and we will go through an ASATE practice together.
For those who do not speak English: we need some volunteers to Translate in: Spanish, French & German.


Times by Zone:
2:00pm ~ Eastern USA
11:00am ~ California
12:00pm ~ New Mexico & Colorado
8:00am ~ Hawaii…
1:00pm ~ Colombia & Mexico
7:00m ~ UK
8:00pm ~ Europe

For Those who will be joining us by Video:

We will use the Zoom Conferencing format, that is working well for our Ipsalu calls. It’s very easy to use, and we will post the link to get into the call a few days ahead of the satsang.

For Those who will be joining us in Person:
Please bring a vegan dish, snack or drinks to share for after the practice. Bring your drums too!

As always we will have some celebration dancing.
Most Importantly: Let’s Meet Each Other in the HeartSpace and Connect This Global Family ♥

Jai Babaji!!



Summer Festival and Annual Meeting

Summer Festival is an opportunity for Ipsalu graduates (of Cobra Breath Level 1 and above) to come together with kindred spirits to celebrate and co-create a magical weekend. Make plans to dive deep into the wonderful energy, make new friends, and connect with kindred spirits! Summer Festival is held each year in June.

Annual Meeting will be held November 3-5, 2017 in Grover Beach, CA.  This is adjacent to the renowned Pismo Beach, which is absolutely beautiful!  The annual meeting is open anyone who has received the Level 1 Cobra Breath and is your opportunity to participate, with the Executive Committee, in shaping the future of our organization.  Your voice is a crucial part of this process!  It’s also a great way to see old friends (Bodhi!), make new ones, and deepen relationships in the context of Ipsalu.

This year’s meeting is important also because our President, Dave Small, is at the end of his active term.  We are grateful for his leadership!  We need someone from the community to step into the role of President.  You would have his guidance, as immediate past president, for the first year of your three-year term.  Your third year would similarly be in service of your successor, so the duration of the active Presidency is two years.  Someone who has taken some advanced courses would best suited to the role.

As we expand into SOCIAL MEDIA as a way of reaching out, someone that is savvy in how to navigate those waters would be invaluable, too.   As Ipsalu continues to expand into new countries and grow its base of teachers we look forward to fresh energy and vision to help support that growth.  Being of service in Ipsalu is both a challenging and singularly rewarding experience; now is your chance!

Details of meeting:
When:  Starts the evening of November 3rd and ends after lunch on the 5th.
Where: Holiday Inn Express, Grover Beach, CA.

Make your travel plans early!  Grover Beach is an easy drive or train ride from Southern California and the Bay area.  The local airport is conveniently located in San Luis Obispo.

Please R.S.V.P. to Sharon at
We look forward to seeing you!


Group Practicum

The Practicum is an alternative way to receive the Level 1 Cobra Breath (with permission from both Practicum and Level 2 teachers you can move on to a Level 2 course).  You do much of the work at your leisure and share your own experiences with the practicum group.  You will receive the benefit of doing this work in the company of others!

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All sessions are on Friday evenings at 7:30 at our home studio–Dhanyavad in Cincinnati, OH
The Group Practicum includes email Mentoring support and 4 live group practicum classes. You will need to purchase a copy of the classic Jewel In The Lotus or Tantra Bliss book to support your practice.

In the past the price has been $199 per person. Once again we are exploring gift culture as sacred commerce.

This Practicum is an alternative way to receive Level 1 Cobra Breath (with permission from both Practicum and Level 2 teachers you can move on to a Level 2 course). You do much of the work at your leisure and share your own experiences with the practicum group. You will receive the benefit of doing this work in the company of others! The Practicum is led by Tracy Jo Duckworth and Cynthia McCarthy, certified Ipsalu Tantra mentors and teachers. David Small, certified Ipsalu teacher and assisted by Julia Franklin.

With the Ipsalu Tantra Practicum and formula you can:~ Learn to live in bliss in each and every day~ Transmute sexual energy to rejuvenate the body~ Stimulate your endocrine system for improved immunity~ Consciously reconnect your heart and sex~ Truly be present in your body~ Honor the divine in yourself and in all beings~ Prepare to safely awaken Kundalini energy using Babaji’s Cobra Breath.
Each Practicum class includes: • Suggestions to enhance your sexual experience, energy and awareness; • Technical insights, deeper understanding of how the energy works; • Energy experiments with application to daily life; • Lifestyle suggestions to support your process (diet, etc.); • A reading assignment of manageable; length; • A writing assignment inviting you to clarify your thoughts and feelings about the ideas presented; and • Designing your daily practice; exploring powerful tantric techniques appropriate to that lesson.
You will learn how to use The Ipsalu Formula in all aspects of your life: • in your meditation; • before a stressful meeting or personal encounter; • in group or community situations such as waiting in line or going to church; and • as an integral part of your lovemaking.

• CLASS 1, Being in the Energy Flow enhances your sensitivity to subtle energies. • CLASS 2, Being the non-judgmental witness offers the key to spiritual growth. • CLASS 3, Self-Responsibility moves you from victim to creator of your destiny. • CLASS 4, Cobra Breath gives guidelines for this powerful practice. You will receive Babaji’s Cobra Breath which is an oral traditional. You must attend ALL sessions in order to receive the Cobra Breath.

Hear what others have to say about their Practicum experience:
“I feel as if I have been given a map to the most wonderful place in the universe!” K.P. Cincinnati, OH
“Ipsalu Tantra has helped me to remove some of the blocks that were preventing me from true intimacy.” Y.Y. Cincinnati, OH

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Ipsalu Evening Classes

Friday Evenings
Location: Orlando, FL
Teachers: Dan Calleja
Contact: Dan Calleja at
Info: Weekly beginner level Ipsalu Tantra Yoga class from 7:30-9 p.m.



Friday Evenings
Location: Dorchester, Dorset
Teachers: Benedict Placidi
Contact: Benedict Placidi at
Info: Weekly beginner level Ipsalu Tantra Yoga class from 7:30-8:30 p.m.




Power of Voice

Teacher: Joni Watling, BS, MOT, OTR/L and Ipsalu Tantra Teacher
Contact: Joni at

Power of Voice courses will next be offered in 2017. Please check back with us as we will be posting details as we have them. Namaste!



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