31 Days 200-hour Tantra Yoga Teacher Training in Nepal

  • Shanti Yoga Ashram Shanti Yoga Ashram
  • Chandragiri, Machchegaun 5, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Oct 2, 2016 - Oct 31, 2016 (30 days)
  • $1300 to $2600

Overview

Nepal Yoga Teacher Training

Submerge yourself in the yoga lifestyle, while absorbing the powerful Himalayan energy, the place that yogis have been practicing since the beginning of time! Shanti Yoga Ashram promotes Tantra yoga as a pathway to health and happiness for people at all levels of consciousness. Tan means expansion, tra means freedom. Tantra is the art of to be free from all physical, mental, and spiritual bondage through the expansion of energy.This training will give you the deeper aspects of yoga that have the power to transform your life and give you the tools to teach others in a way that is both dynamic and inspiring. Our teaching system is based on an unbroken lineage that passes on yoga in its pure form while empowering our students to live the yoga lifestyle and its principles.

Highlights

    Kirtan and satsang sessions

    Afternoon class or workshop

    Daily Tantra yoga morning practice

    Authentic yogic lifestyle with traditional Nepalese culture

    3 organic home-cooked meals daily

    All levels of asana practice

    30 nights accommodation

Accommodation

Shanti Yoga Ashram provides guests with an ashram environment in a home-stay setting, surrounded by the splendor of nature. Yogi Prakash and his family welcome guests into their kitchen and their living space. This affords a cozy environment conducive to spiritual practice where those who stay at the ashram can get a taste of authentic yogic lifestyle along with traditional Nepalese culture.

The ashram provides a few private rooms and shared dorm room facilities, availability is based on current occupancy. There is warm running water for bathing powered by solar and unlimited fresh drinking water.

Shanti Yoga Ashram Yoga Teacher Training Nepal Program

Learn the depths of classical Tantra yoga in a traditional ashram setting yoga is much more than asana - it is a lifestyle, and Shanti Yoga Ashram wants to prepare students who can live yoga, not just do yoga. They are confident that the experience will not only prepare you to teach yoga, but give you all the tools you need to maintain a harmonious balance in your daily life.

At Shanti Yoga Ashram, you will learn directly from the guru himself along with their experienced teachers. They have a family atmosphere where your learning experience is very personal and hands-on. Your teachers are approachable and open to questions. The surroundings are clean and green, an ideal environment for yoga practice and spiritual cultivation.

Shanti Yoga Ashram is a certified by Yoga Alliance. During this training course, you will learn in depth multiple aspects of yoga, both practical and philosophical. Through Hatha yoga, you will learn shatkarma techniques - how to cleanse the body to open the energy channels (nadis), followed by asana, pranayama, mudra, and bhanda so that the prana can flow. This will lead you to Ashtanga yoga to control the mind through meditation. By the practice of Mantra yoga, you will learn how to activate the dormant energy.

Then Kundalini yoga will take you to the next level, how to unlock this vital energy, and use it for awakening the chakras and higher levels of consciousness. You will be empowered to share this knowledge and gain the confidence to give the experience of yoga to others through these teachings. You will be ready to teach students of different levels for therapeutic purposes or to awaken their spiritual consciousness.

The daily activities provide a balanced mix of all the aspects a great yogi embodies including disciplined daily practice, knowledge, devotion, action or work, healthy food, rest, nature, service, and community.

Daily schedule

    07:00 Yoga class

    10:00 Brunch

    10:30 Karma yoga

    12:00 Lecture or workshop depending on current program

    13:00 Fruit and tea

    16:00 Yoga or practice session

    17:30 Dinner (in winter or 18:00 in summer)

    18:30 Kirtan and satsang (in winter or 19:00 in summer)

    20:00 Practice of silence

Curriculum

Practical

    Shatkarma (yogic cleansing)

    Beginner and therapeutic asanas

    Pranayama practices

    Yoga Nidra and nyasa

    Intermediate or advanced asanas, chakra level awareness, and converting asana into kriya

    Rotation of consciousness

    Mantra meditation

    Chakra activation

    Harmonium and chanting

Theory

    Tantra yoga

    Evolution of yoga

    Yoga history

    Astanga yoga - eight limbs

    Karma, Jnana, and Bhakti yoga

    Kundalini yoga - nadis, prana, and chakras

    Yoga sutras of Patanjali

    Bhagavad gita

    Ayurveda

Instructors

Guru Yogi Prakash

Guru Yogi Prakash is the founder and chairman of Shanti Yoga Ashram, has been teaching yoga for more than 20 years both at home and abroad. He has a great capacity to transmit the spiritual essence of Tantra yoga to his students with full joy and love. His personal attention and care for every student make everyone feel at home.

He has a magnanimous and generous nature sharing his wisdom with much devotion. His deep love of yoga is reflected in his classes. The way he totally imbibes yoga allows him to transport his students to a complete state of tranquility and bliss. A class with him is truly a transformative experience that has the power to take your yoga practice to new depths.

Yogini Rama

Yogini Rama is the co-founder of Shanti Yoga Ashram and has been teaching yoga for 14 years. Yogini Rama studied at Bihar School of Yoga in India and in Nepal under the guidance of Swami Shivalingam and Guru Yogi Prakash. Her teaching style is meditative and precise, encouraging students to fully blossom in their practice.

She is also a certified naturopathic doctor and has taught in hospitals and schools in the Kathmandu region. The ashram would not be where it is today without her dedicated energy over the years.

Yogini Gopika

Yogini Gopika has more than 15 years of yoga experience that she brings to her class to offer her students a dynamic flow that is both energizing and rejuvenating. She was living and working in New York city with the desire to do something more meaningful. The first time she took a yoga class, she experienced a profound sense of peace like she never felt before; her life was changed forever.

She began her teacher training with Integral Yoga Institute and by the end of it not only she, but her entire life was transformed. She left her job to work at Integral Yoga and to teach at various studios throughout the city. Her practice deepened to include a daily Ashtanga and Vinyasa practice. Shortly thereafter, she journeyed to India where she has spent the better part of the last 10 years.

Her classes are a blend of the practices that have influenced her life: Astanga, Vinyasa, Hatha, and Tantra. She is also a certified Ayurvedic practitioner and gives lectures and consultations at the ashram.

Location

Nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas with a picturesque view, less than one hour from Kathmandu, Shanti Yoga Ashram is the perfect sanctuary to go deeply into the essence of yoga.

Nearby places

    Kathmandu, 1 hour

Features

Activities

    Hiking

    Massage

    Steam room

General

    Garden

    Kitchen

    River nearby

    Yoga deck

Services

    Free Wi-Fi

    Library

Food

Shanti Yoga Ashram provides its guests with traditional Nepalese food. This includes Nepal’s famous dal bhat (rice and legumes), fresh fruits and vegetables, homemade yogurt, pickle dish, and traditional roti (handmade flat bread).

Much of the produce used for meals comes from the family’s organic garden. Some items you can find in the field are cauliflower, cabbage, a variety of greens, persimmons, oranges, plums, kiwis, spices and herbs, chilies, radish, and much more!

The kitchen is a cozy, family-sized room with a welcoming atmosphere reflective of the generosity of the family who runs the ashram. The diet is strictly vegetarian.

Things to do (optional)

    Deepen your knowledge at the yoga library

    Enjoy nature walks in the neighboring forest

    Experience Nepali culture

    Explore the nearby sites

    Relax and take in the stunning view of the Himalayas

    Visit Machchhgaun village

    Visit the Pashupatinath temple, Dakshin Kali temple, and Bhaktapur city

Spa treatments

Massage, shirodhara, and steam rooms are available by appointment for an additional price. Please let Shanti Yoga Ashram know if you would like to book.

What's included

    3 organic home cooked meals daily

    30 nights accommodation

    Afternoon classes and workshops

    Daily Tantra yoga morning class

    Kirtan and satsang sessions

What's not included

    Meals outside of the ashram

    Travel expenses

Know before you go

Mobile / communication information

The ashram has 24-hour WiFi connection.

Electricity information

Electrical outages are part of life in Nepal, however it is easy to adapt since the ashram has solar energy for heating water and gas or fire for cooking. Lights are battery powdered, not dependent on the coming and going of electricity.

What to bring

Please bring a sweater for the weather in October and November. It is a good idea to bring your own light weight towel and slippers for indoors. You might like to bring your own pillow too.

Extension options

You are always welcome to extend your stay. Please let Shanti Yoga Ashram know if you are interested to extend your stay.

Additional information

For more information, ask your questions directly to Shanti Yoga Ashram, who will be happy to assist you. Simply click on the Send Inquiry button to send a message.

How to get there

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flights to arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM). From the airport, take a taxi and ask the driver to take you to Machchhegaun, just past Kirtipur. When you get to Kirtipur, you can ask the driver to call Shanti Yoga Ashram for further directions.

Booking conditions

Accommodation

Shanti Yoga Ashram provides guests with an ashram environment in a home-stay setting, surrounded by the splendor of nature. Yogi Prakash and his family welcome guests into their kitchen and their living space. This affords a cozy environment conducive to spiritual practice where those who stay at the ashram can get a taste of authentic yogic lifestyle along with traditional Nepalese culture.

The ashram provides a few private rooms and shared dorm room facilities, availability is based on current occupancy. There is warm running water for bathing powered by solar and unlimited fresh drinking water.

Shanti Yoga Ashram Yoga Teacher Training Nepal Program

Learn the depths of classical Tantra yoga in a traditional ashram setting yoga is much more than asana - it is a lifestyle, and Shanti Yoga Ashram wants to prepare students who can live yoga, not just do yoga. They are confident that the experience will not only prepare you to teach yoga, but give you all the tools you need to maintain a harmonious balance in your daily life.

At Shanti Yoga Ashram, you will learn directly from the guru himself along with their experienced teachers. They have a family atmosphere where your learning experience is very personal and hands-on. Your teachers are approachable and open to questions. The surroundings are clean and green, an ideal environment for yoga practice and spiritual cultivation.

Shanti Yoga Ashram is a certified by Yoga Alliance. During this training course, you will learn in depth multiple aspects of yoga, both practical and philosophical. Through Hatha yoga, you will learn shatkarma techniques - how to cleanse the body to open the energy channels (nadis), followed by asana, pranayama, mudra, and bhanda so that the prana can flow. This will lead you to Ashtanga yoga to control the mind through meditation. By the practice of Mantra yoga, you will learn how to activate the dormant energy.

Then Kundalini yoga will take you to the next level, how to unlock this vital energy, and use it for awakening the chakras and higher levels of consciousness. You will be empowered to share this knowledge and gain the confidence to give the experience of yoga to others through these teachings. You will be ready to teach students of different levels for therapeutic purposes or to awaken their spiritual consciousness.

The daily activities provide a balanced mix of all the aspects a great yogi embodies including disciplined daily practice, knowledge, devotion, action or work, healthy food, rest, nature, service, and community.

Daily schedule

    07:00 Yoga class

    10:00 Brunch

    10:30 Karma yoga

    12:00 Lecture or workshop depending on current program

    13:00 Fruit and tea

    16:00 Yoga or practice session

    17:30 Dinner (in winter or 18:00 in summer)

    18:30 Kirtan and satsang (in winter or 19:00 in summer)

    20:00 Practice of silence

Curriculum

Practical

    Shatkarma (yogic cleansing)

    Beginner and therapeutic asanas

    Pranayama practices

    Yoga Nidra and nyasa

    Intermediate or advanced asanas, chakra level awareness, and converting asana into kriya

    Rotation of consciousness

    Mantra meditation

    Chakra activation

    Harmonium and chanting

Theory

    Tantra yoga

    Evolution of yoga

    Yoga history

    Astanga yoga - eight limbs

    Karma, Jnana, and Bhakti yoga

    Kundalini yoga - nadis, prana, and chakras

    Yoga sutras of Patanjali

    Bhagavad gita

    Ayurveda

Instructors

Guru Yogi Prakash

Guru Yogi Prakash is the founder and chairman of Shanti Yoga Ashram, has been teaching yoga for more than 20 years both at home and abroad. He has a great capacity to transmit the spiritual essence of Tantra yoga to his students with full joy and love. His personal attention and care for every student make everyone feel at home.

He has a magnanimous and generous nature sharing his wisdom with much devotion. His deep love of yoga is reflected in his classes. The way he totally imbibes yoga allows him to transport his students to a complete state of tranquility and bliss. A class with him is truly a transformative experience that has the power to take your yoga practice to new depths.

Yogini Rama

Yogini Rama is the co-founder of Shanti Yoga Ashram and has been teaching yoga for 14 years. Yogini Rama studied at Bihar School of Yoga in India and in Nepal under the guidance of Swami Shivalingam and Guru Yogi Prakash. Her teaching style is meditative and precise, encouraging students to fully blossom in their practice.

She is also a certified naturopathic doctor and has taught in hospitals and schools in the Kathmandu region. The ashram would not be where it is today without her dedicated energy over the years.

Yogini Gopika

Yogini Gopika has more than 15 years of yoga experience that she brings to her class to offer her students a dynamic flow that is both energizing and rejuvenating. She was living and working in New York city with the desire to do something more meaningful. The first time she took a yoga class, she experienced a profound sense of peace like she never felt before; her life was changed forever.

She began her teacher training with Integral Yoga Institute and by the end of it not only she, but her entire life was transformed. She left her job to work at Integral Yoga and to teach at various studios throughout the city. Her practice deepened to include a daily Ashtanga and Vinyasa practice. Shortly thereafter, she journeyed to India where she has spent the better part of the last 10 years.

Her classes are a blend of the practices that have influenced her life: Astanga, Vinyasa, Hatha, and Tantra. She is also a certified Ayurvedic practitioner and gives lectures and consultations at the ashram.

Location

Nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas with a picturesque view, less than one hour from Kathmandu, Shanti Yoga Ashram is the perfect sanctuary to go deeply into the essence of yoga.

Nearby places

    Kathmandu, 1 hour

Features

Activities

    Hiking

    Massage

    Steam room

General

    Garden

    Kitchen

    River nearby

    Yoga deck

Services

    Free Wi-Fi

    Library

Food

Shanti Yoga Ashram provides its guests with traditional Nepalese food. This includes Nepal’s famous dal bhat (rice and legumes), fresh fruits and vegetables, homemade yogurt, pickle dish, and traditional roti (handmade flat bread).

Much of the produce used for meals comes from the family’s organic garden. Some items you can find in the field are cauliflower, cabbage, a variety of greens, persimmons, oranges, plums, kiwis, spices and herbs, chilies, radish, and much more!

The kitchen is a cozy, family-sized room with a welcoming atmosphere reflective of the generosity of the family who runs the ashram. The diet is strictly vegetarian.

Things to do (optional)

    Deepen your knowledge at the yoga library

    Enjoy nature walks in the neighboring forest

    Experience Nepali culture

    Explore the nearby sites

    Relax and take in the stunning view of the Himalayas

    Visit Machchhgaun village

    Visit the Pashupatinath temple, Dakshin Kali temple, and Bhaktapur city

Spa treatments

Massage, shirodhara, and steam rooms are available by appointment for an additional price. Please let Shanti Yoga Ashram know if you would like to book.

What's included

    3 organic home cooked meals daily

    30 nights accommodation

    Afternoon classes and workshops

    Daily Tantra yoga morning class

    Kirtan and satsang sessions

What's not included

    Meals outside of the ashram

    Travel expenses

Know before you go

Mobile / communication information

The ashram has 24-hour WiFi connection.

Electricity information

Electrical outages are part of life in Nepal, however it is easy to adapt since the ashram has solar energy for heating water and gas or fire for cooking. Lights are battery powdered, not dependent on the coming and going of electricity.

What to bring

Please bring a sweater for the weather in October and November. It is a good idea to bring your own light weight towel and slippers for indoors. You might like to bring your own pillow too.

Extension options

You are always welcome to extend your stay. Please let Shanti Yoga Ashram know if you are interested to extend your stay.

Additional information

For more information, ask your questions directly to Shanti Yoga Ashram, who will be happy to assist you. Simply click on the Send Inquiry button to send a message.

How to get there

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flights to arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM). From the airport, take a taxi and ask the driver to take you to Machchhegaun, just past Kirtipur. When you get to Kirtipur, you can ask the driver to call Shanti Yoga Ashram for further directions.

Booking conditions

For information about the booking conditions, please send Shanti Yoga Ashram an inquiry.

For information about the booking conditions, please send Shanti Yoga Ashram an inquiry.






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