• Samma Karuna Samma Karuna
  • 84/13 Moo 8 Haad Chao Phao Sri Thanu, Koh Phangan Surat Thani 84280 Thailand
  • Nov 15 - Dec 12, 2020 (28 days)

Event Highlights

  • This is an exceptional Tantra Teacher Training in a paradise island in Thailand.


What Will Your Day Consist Of?

07.00 to 08.00: Meditation Practice
08.00 to 09.00: Tea Break (Fruit and other Refreshments Provided)
09.00 to 09.20: Compassionate Sharing
09.20 to 10.20: Tantra Theory (Tantra Lineages, Pranayama, Trance etc)
10.30 to 12.30: Tantra Practice
12.30 to 15.00: Lunch Break (Vegan Buffet Lunch Provided)
15.00 to 15.20: Compassionate Sharing
15.20 to 16.20: Tantra Theory (Sexual Education, Sutras, Art of Teaching etc)
16.30 to 18.30: Tantra Practice

Sundays are your day off.
The schedule structure will remain the same throughout, but the topics will change according to the program.

About This Event


What is SPECIAL about this Teacher training?

-Deeply experiential: Our Tantra Teacher Training is 70% practice and 30% theory as we believe one should teach Tantra from his own experience in order to facilitate it to others.

-Not dogmatic Tantra: Our Tantra teacher training course is not dogmatic, allowing us to embrace and cover the 7 most important Tantric traditions of all times in a unique comprehensive program.

-Technical: You won't just be practice techniques, you will also come to understand the concepts and lay out if how to create your own class. This knowledge is covered from the Tantric point of view as well as from a physiological understanding of the human brain and with techniques we can use to access states of expanded consciousness.

-Heart-Based Tantra: We see Tantra as a Yin path of self-development, based on acceptance, love, and devotion. Although points of view from other Tantric traditions will be covered, this will be the emphasis of our training.

-We are an Internationally recognized school of self-realization: Samma Karuna is an internationally recognized school that runs in Koh Phangan, Thailand throughout the year. Our team of senior teachers and instructors fully embraces Tantra and Yoga as a lifestyle and path of liberation.

-Internship Available: Our program offers a free internship to teach Tantra at our school (optional), for those graduate students that would like to deepen their Tantra teaching skills as well as in the school gain access to all regular classes in school for a lifetime.

-Multidisciplinary Team: You will be learning from a team of extraordinary teachers with years of experience and different approaches to Tantra. Each teacher is a specialist in their area rather than a single teacher on a single tradition.

-We provide an intensive Tantra teacher training course (TTTC) in a fun, relaxing environment for you to learn: We believe that life is for learning but also for celebrating, therefore in Samma Karuna we provide a fun, relaxing environment where learning & celebration go hand-in-hand.

-We are also a community and family: Samma Karuna is not just a Tantra school, but also a community of friends and family that practice a conscious lifestyle and takes care of each other.

What's Included

  • -Truly exceptional program of training
  • -Two meals a day (daily delicious Vegan meal a Tea break based on fruits and chai)
  • -28 Days of accommodation in four-bed dorm with A/C (upgradable)
  • -Tantra Teacher diploma certified by Tantra Federation for graduates*
  • -Free Access to all activities of our Awakening & Healing program for a lifetime-
  • -Optional Internship for graduates to teach Tantra at our school

What's Not Included


Venue Highlights

Samma Karuna is located in front of the beaches of Koh Phangan, a paradisiac island in the Gulf of Thailand. The accommodation is nestled amongst palm trees, beautiful beaches, and jungle landscapes with stunning mountain views. Thong Sala city center is only a 15-minute drive away. Crossing the street from the school, you will find an ATM.

Also you will be able to enjoy "Art Café" - a very famous and cozy coffee shop. The shopping villa Srithanu is just a 5-minute walk away and there you can find supermarkets, a recreational aquatic center as well as restaurants serving both local and international food.

-Nearby places
*Family Mart Haad Chap Phao, 100 meters
*Srithanu - 5 minutes' walk
*Thong Sala, 5 kilometers - 15 minutes' drive


Samma Karuna is nestled amongst the palm trees, beautiful beaches, and jungle landscapes of Koh Phangan. The island is a perfect environment for self-discovery and self-development. There are many lodging options available in the area offering a wide range of amenities. All of the rooms have their own private bathrooms.

TYPE D: Single bed in a 4 beds mixed gender dorm with A/C (included in your course fee).
TYPE C: Standard bungalow with A/C shared with another student (+USD 350 extra).
TYPE B: Standard private bungalow with A/C (+USD 595 extra).
TYPE A: Comfortable and spacious bungalow with more amenities and a sea view (+USD 850 extra).


You will be provided one vegetarian meal a day. You may eat healthy and tasty food served at Samma Karuna's vegetarian and vegan restaurant. Monosodium glutamate, sugar, industrial salt, gluten, refined oil, or artificial flavoring are not used. The menu is designed to optimally support you in your yoga practice.
Also you will be provided a Tea break based on fruits and chai.


-Arrival by airplane
You may book your flight to Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) in Bangkok. From there, you may fly to Samui Airport (USM). Between Bangkok and Koh Samui, there are many daily services run by Bangkok Airways. Flying time about 50 minutes. A connecting ferry will have to be taken from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan (see ferry info below).
From Bangkok, you can also fly first to Surat Thani Airport (URT). Air Asia flies from Bangkok to Surat Thani daily, flying time is about 50 minutes. The transfer from Surat Thani Airport (URT) to Donsak ferry port is by coach or taxi and takes about one hour and 30 minutes. At Donsak, you transfer to the Raja ferry to Koh Phangan which takes three hours. Whilst the overall journey is longer than flying directly to Koh Samui, it can be cheaper to fly via Surat Thani, depending on the time of year.

-Arrival by bus
There are many bus services from Bangkok to Koh Phangan. Most of these are sleeper buses. They can be booked from travel agencies in Bangkok or by going to the central bus station (Sia Thai). The journey takes about ten hours to Donsak, the ferry port for boats going to Koh Phangan. From Donsak, the journey takes around three hours to Koh Phangan. Usually, the ferry is included in the price of the bus.

-Arrival by ferry
There are ferries from Samui To Koh Phangan. The Seatran ferry leaves Koh Samui at 08:00 and 13:00. The Lomprayah ferry leaves Koh Samui at 08:00, 11:15, 12:30, and 17:00. The Seatran pier is located near the airport, approximately a ten-minute drive and the Lompraya pier is located 50 minutes from the airport. The Lompraya pier is 50 minutes from the airport. Please take this into consideration when booking the rest of your journey. Ferries arrive in Koh Phangan at Thong Sala pier.

-For returning back, the Seatran ferry leaves Koh Phangan at 11:00 and 16:30. The Lomprayah ferry leaves Koh Phangan at 07:15, 11:00, 12:00, and 16:20.
From Koh Samui airport, there is a shuttle service going to the ferry ports for Koh Phangan. This is usually available as a free service. Please ask for this service when you purchase the ticket for the ferry in the Seatran / Lompraya ferry counter as you exit Koh Samui airport.

-Arrival by train
Trains leave Bangkok several times daily, the journey time is about 12 hours. Sleeping booths are available for some services. Leaving the train at Surat Thani, the transfer by coach or taxi from Surat Thani station to Donsak pier takes about one hour. From Donsak, the ferry journey takes three hours to Koh Phangan.
There are two companies that run luxury coach services from Bangkok to Chumphon, which takes about six hours. At Chumphon, you transfer to a large express boat that stops at Koh Tao before arriving at Koh Phangan. The boat journey from Chumphon to Koh Phangan takes about three hours.

-Arrival by taxi
Local taxis are available from the pier. Please inform the taxi to go to Samma Karuna Srithanu. Please print out instructions in Thai to give to the taxi driver, this will avoid any unnecessary delay and frustration. Taxis are approximately 200 to 300 THB per person.

Cancellation Policy

100% deposit refund for cancellation 60+ days before event.
50% deposit refund for cancellation 30-59 days before event.
0% deposit refund for cancellation 0-29 days before event.
The remaining balance (total price minus deposit) is due upon arrival.
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