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Radiance Yoga – Gong Playing Basics with Mehtab Benton

April 24 @ 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

$50 – $60

Learn the basic techniques in how to play the Gong!
In this introductory course, you will learn:
• How to use the mallet to play the gong
• Different ways to strike the Gong for optimum sound
• The correct playing positions and mallet techniques
• The effects of playing different areas of the gong
• How to create sound through rhythm, volume, and gong playing patterns

No prior musical or gong experience is required. This course is suitable for beginners and is a requirement for those taking the Gong Therapy training without previous gong experience.

About the Teachers
Mehtab Benton is originator of Gong Yoga™ and author of Gong Yoga: Healing and Enlightenment Through Sound, published in six international editions and translations.

His book Teaching Gong Yoga is the first book on using yoga practices with the gong. His latest book, Gong Therapy, has been used in courses around the world by yoga teachers, sound healers, and therapists.

A practitioner and teacher of Kundalini Yoga for over 40 years who studied with the Yogi Bhajan, Mehtab has trained hundreds of teachers as a Lead Kundalini Yoga Teacher Trainer.

Guru Karam Benton began her life-long yoga practice at age 16 at a Kundalini Yoga Ashram and personally studied with Yogi Bhajan, the master of Kundalini Yoga, and is a graduate of the first teacher training program he led. She has trained yoga teachers for over 25 years as a Lead Kundalini Yoga Teacher Trainer. A long-time gong player and advanced practice nurse, Guru Karam has presented classes internationally on Gong Yoga Nidra, the art of deep relaxation with the gong, and brings a feminine perspective to the art of playing the gong for meditation and relaxation.

$50 Early Bird Registration
$60 after March 20

Membership discounts do not apply.


April 24
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
$50 – $60
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701 Prince Street, 2nd Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314 United States
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