Chakras and Relationships
Using the Chakras to Express Your Best Self

  • Dec 6 – 8, 2019
  • Mar 20 – 22, 2020

with Nayaswami Mantradevi

Chakras and Relationships

A Flow Series Program

Your chakras hold the keys to personal and spiritual transformation.

What Exactly Do Your Chakras Do?

Learn HOW your chakras were made; WHAT they are made of; WHY they were made; and most importantly, how you can harness their energy and use it for further personal and spiritual growth.

Chakras make up your spiritual anatomy and represent your energetic record. They hold the keys to who you are in all ways. Every single physical, emotional, mental or spiritual problem is due to blockages in pranic energy, or lifeforce, that flows through your chakras.

Become adept at perceiving subtle energy that will enable you to control, balance and harmonize your chakra energy, Expand your awareness and help liberate yourself from habit-bound, limited ways of being.

To understand the functions and qualities of each of the chakras is to understand the subtle stages we all follow in our path to spiritual enlightenment.

Chakras and Relationships     

Relationships are the most powerful motivators for inner growth. They are an unparalleled way to understand yourself and others. In the mirror of others you have the opportunity to see your own choices and patterns. Learn about the part your chakras play in how you relate to yourself and others.

Fearless Loving: Deepening and Finding Relationship Fulfillment 
Everyone has a need for harmony, love, openness, communication, and deep friendship in all relationships. Subtle energies often guide the success or difficulty in relationships. Your chakras hold important information, and can be the key to self-understanding and self-transformation.

Balanced Energy Brings Balanced Relationships. 

Each chakra represents certain essential qualities and attitudes and can give you an understanding of your strengths and weaknesses. Learn how to dynamically redirect your energy for greater happiness and freedom in relationships of all kinds. Understand how to love and be loved in the right ways. Accelerate your spiritual unfoldment, and resolve karmic patterns and situations. 

  • Learn how to interpret and move energy in your chakras
  • Acquire tools to clear away your “chakra clogs”
  • Gain insights into how others’ chakra challenges affect you
  • Understand the principles for successful relationships
  • Learn protective aura strengthening exercises
  • Discover how to open your heart, to feel calm, no matter what is going on around you
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One short weekend can dramatically change your ability to find fulfillment within yourself and in your relationships.

This weekend retreat will feature practical concepts, reinforced with experiential exercises, to help you understand yourself in all your relationships -- to yourself, others, and the Divine.

Mantradevi leading Inner Peace class


A Sampling of Chakra Qualities:

  • Security issues reside in the first chakra: Develop the right sense of self-esteem so you can give and receive. Is he dependable but stubborn? Would you like to develop more faith in yourself?
  • Ever new: stay interested and creative, find new dimensions to relationships. Flexibility, openness, fickleness and sexual desire are second chakra aspects. We’ll talk about how to deal with these, both in yourself and others.
  • Conflict of will: you may love each other; how do you live together? The third chakra represents fire. Are you, or someone close to you, a controlling person? Do you need more self-discipline?
  • The fourth chakra is about expressing love: opening the heart, overcoming fear, responding appropriately and staying in touch with what is real for you.
  • Self-expansion & communication of the fifth chakra: balance commitment with the need for growth & change, speaking appropriately.
  • Sixth chakra spiritual attunement: base your relationship on deeper shared ideals.

The class was really a heart opener. It gave me concrete life tools to change and improve my relationships and actions. The material provided reinforced the presentations and will be a continued resource. Thank you! Carol W., Elk Grove, CA 

This course was so central to my higher self. Thank you for providing the knowledge and practical life skills to improve my life in so many ways.

Lorna K, Sacramento, CA

I know that all I have learned will encourage my growth as well as strengthen my relationships with my family, friends, and everyone I meet along the way.” C.G., Real Estate Consultant, Santa Monica, CA 

I was kind and compassionate and giving before. But at times I would get angry and resentful because I would have expectations for all the nice things I was doing. I’m sure I would outwardly project that. You cleared up that entire issue for me.     —L.B., CA

I recommend this for anyone seeking deeper understanding of their nature, behavior and to develop happy relationships—both with yourself and with others.  E.A., Davis, CA

Mantradevi, thank you for creating a safe and nurturing environment where we could feel comfortable to share. That is why I keep returning year after year. The Expanding Light is the one place I feel I can be my true self and feel 100% safe, non-judged, nurtured, and supported in my life journey.  Alice J., Lincoln, CA

Mantradevi’s classes are a delight – laughter, fun, depth of knowledge – all in an embrace of unconditional love.  Connie M., Concord, CA

Mantradevi leading Relationships class

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Nayaswami Mantradevi

Nayaswami Mantradevi

Personal Transformation Retreat Teacher, Spiritual Pilgrimage Leader, Ananda Minister and Counselor, Raja and Ananda Yoga® Teacher.

What is a nayaswami?

Nayaswami Mantradevi teaches with insight, clarity and joy, gained from over 35 years of meditating and sharing yoga philosophy. Her concern for others is one of her key qualities, and she has the innate ability to communicate and apply spiritual principles to real life situations. Her classes are creative and experiential, with humor and discussions keeping them lively and interactive.

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Costs are on a per person basis.

  • Dec 6 – 8, 2019
  • Mar 20 – 22, 2020
$272 $350 $478 $440 $612

Prices are all-inclusive and cover accommodations, meals, classes or activities, and course materials.

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Chakras and Relationships starts the afternoon of the first date listed. It’s ideal to arrive before 4 pm, if you are able to. That way, you can join in the afternoon session of yoga and meditation, which begins at 4:45 pm. Dinner is at 6:30. The first real gathering of your group is at 7:30 pm. If you need to arrive here after 5 pm, that’s fine, but it helps us if you let us know at 800-346-5350. We can also put aside a dinner for you if you need to arrive after 7 pm. The program ends with lunch on the last date. Please see our Daily Schedule.

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