Deepen your yoga knowl­edge and expe­ri­ence by tak­ing a yoga retreat or a train­ing course.


1st – 7th March 2020, Rishikesh, India

Immerse your­self in the pow­er of Yoga for a week in the ancient land of the Yogi for a curat­ed selec­tion of inspir­ing tal­ent from the inter­na­tion­al world of yoga.

In the 7-day immer­sion and cel­e­bra­tion, you have the oppor­tu­ni­ty to embrace every major style of yoga and learn from enlight­ened Spiritual Leaders, Master Yoga Teachers, Evolutionary Thought Leaders, and Wellness Specialists from around the world.

Awaken to the best ver­sion of your­self and ignite your inner light through this not-to-be-missed event at Parmarth Niketan Ashram, the largest ashram in Rishikesh and one of the largest inter­faith yoga insti­tu­tions in India.

The pro­gramme offers an exten­sive sched­ule of pos­si­bil­i­ty, start­ing with Kundalini sad­hana at 4 a.m. for the intense­ly com­mit­ted and end­ing at 9:30 pm with tra­di­tion­al cul­tur­al song and dance, kir­tan and enlight­ened enter­tain­ment on the banks of Ganga. You can cus­tomize each day as per your per­son­al needs. There also will be Sacred Sound Stage for you to come, unwind and awak­en through the pow­er of sound.

Hosted in India.



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PIMAY Retreat and teacher training with Pablo Imani

PIMAY Teacher Training, cov­ers both the­o­ret­i­cal and prac­ti­cal class­es that include pos­tures from the tem­ple walls, Smai breath­ing tech­niques, anato­my and phys­i­ol­o­gy, and Smai phi­los­o­phy with week­ly men­tor­ing, pro­fes­sion­al super­vi­sion, advice and sup­port.

PIMAY — Pablo Imani Method Afrikan Yoga’s approach is non-dog­mat­ic and inclu­sive. Students are encour­aged to dis­cov­er their prac­tice through their expe­ri­ence and self-enquiry. Applicants from all ori­en­ta­tions of spir­i­tu­al prac­tice and yoga back­grounds are wel­comed.

During this spe­cif­ic pro­gram of yoga train­ing you will increase your self–awareness and deep­en your under­stand­ing of this yog­ic prac­tice as well as join a grow­ing com­mu­ni­ty of teach­ers, cre­at­ing friend­ships and last­ing ties with fel­low stu­dents.

We teach what we need to learn’. The train­ing is not only designed to pre­pare you to teach, it’s a way of open­ing to your own per­son­al path and spir­i­tu­al devel­op­ment. To pro­ceed all you need to do is ask for an appli­ca­tion

Hosted by Fatumas Tower, Shela



Skype: pabloimani45

Kanga Yoga Intensive Training Course with Emma Bonnici

15 hour course with cer­ti­fi­ca­tion 8th – 11th March 2020, Lamu

Immerse your­self in this inten­sive course with the founder of Kanga Yoga, Emma Bonnici. Dive deep­er into the phi­los­o­phy of yoga and learn the art of asanas, adjust­ments, pranaya­ma and med­i­ta­tion tech­niques.

Hosted by Banana House, Shela



Mamatu Healing Retreat with Rosanna Bille and Mareen Pasedag

Ecstatic Dance and Yoga 9th – 13th March 2020, Kilifi

Combined with peace­ful sur­round­ings to nur­ture and inspire you, and gift you ‘me’ time to rest and unwind, Mamatu Healing Retreat is a jour­ney to con­nect deep­er with the ele­ments, your­self, your own rhythm and to lis­ten to your inner voice, to cre­ate con­scious for­ward momen­tum in your life.

With Ecstatic Dance, Yin and Yang Yoga as well as full moon rit­u­als and cacao cer­e­monies, we will flow with you through the ener­gy of each ele­ment mak­ing each day dif­fer­ent and a unfor­get­table expe­ri­ence.

Awake each morn­ing to the sounds of the ocean and nature, heal and ener­gise your whole being with yoga and dance and nour­ish your body with organ­ic deli­cious food. Our focus is on liv­ing con­scious­ly and authen­ti­cal­ly in con­nec­tion with the ele­ments.

Hosted in Kilifi




Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training with Leyla Ahmet

200hrs Immersive pro­gram by Karuna Yoga Journeys 10th – 30th March 2020, Lamu

This is a 200 hour Yoga Alliance Certified train­ing in the art of vinyasa yoga and cre­ative sequenc­ing where you will learn how to inte­grate the move­ment of the body to the rhythm of the breath with a deep under­stand­ing of the phys­i­cal body, ener­gy body and authen­tic align­ment. There will also be an intro­duc­tion to Yin Yoga and Trauma sen­si­tiv­i­ty in yoga.

This yoga teacher train­ing will allow you to inte­grate the ancient wis­dom of yoga into a mod­ern day, cre­ative, acces­si­ble prac­tice. It will take you on a jour­ney of self love, self dis­cov­ery and trans­for­ma­tion. You will deep­en your knowl­edge and expe­ri­ence of yoga and emerge with a stronger, truer under­stand­ing of who you real­ly are.

This train­ing is so much more than just learn­ing yoga pos­es and being able to teach asana. Yes you will learn align­ment, intel­li­gent sequenc­ing, anato­my, how to cue etc but more then that you will embrace the respon­si­bil­i­ty of lead­ing oth­ers into a health­i­er more whole way of life.

Each day, you will prac­tice to unrav­el the lay­ers of your mind and heart. By the end the train­ing you will not only be a 200 hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher, but you’ll prob­a­bly be in the best shape of your life; phys­i­cal­ly, men­tal­ly, ener­get­i­cal­ly and bio­chem­i­cal­ly!

Hosted by Beach Tower, Manda



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