Self Development / 4 weeks - 200h / Basic course

Program Content

A total of 200 / 250 hours of course comprising of approximately:

  • 80h of practice,
  • 30h of anatomy,
  • 30h of history and philosophy,
  • 40h of methodology,
  • 20h of additional practices in Traditional Thai massage, Ayurveda and Holistic Nutrition among others.

Practicum are not included in this shorter version which is mostly directed to student who do not intend to teach and are aiming at personal development only.

Practice includes Asana, Pranayama, Shatkarma, Meditation, Mantra and more.

You will receive: A Yoga Training Certificate for 200 / 250h from Yogi-nomad

  • A Traditional Thai massage certificate; Highly Practical and Personalised Ayurvedic and Nutritional advise
  • A life changing experience, a new knowledge of yourself, the memories of a deep travel within
  • A stronger personal practice
  • An in depth understanding of a 5000 year old tradition, endless source of energy and inspiration.

You will return home with:

  • The tools to become independent and establish a meaningful practice
  • A careful review of your current situation (from physical to mental), evaluation of your constitution both physical and mental
  • The appropriate guidance to make your self assessment in your asana, pranayama and meditation practice, nutritional habits analysis
  • The projection tools to obtain a potential desired future
  • The theoretical background that we will provide during the lectures
  • and methodological sessions during which you will establish your routine; Enough practice to familiarize with techniques.

Schedule / Goal

You will become an independent practitioner, well prepared to build an evolving self-practice, through the study teaching of methodology.

You will transcend your limits through new practices and discover a bit more of yourself through the practice of meditation, silence and fasting (optional).

You will expand your knowledge, practice and understanding of the Yoga tradition to serve you as a practitioner, and allow you to inspire others.

How to prepare

This option is for student with good motivation, determined to deepen their practice and understanding without intention to teach. We accept student only after careful study of their application form, all criteria are important. Please reply carefully and honestly to all questions and we will contact you for additional information if needed.

You can choose (optional) to read (prior to the training) the Bhagavad Gita, the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, the Hatha Yoga Pradipika and to write a 10 lines essay/reading note about your lectures. It will give you an extra 50h on your certificate.

English - all classes will be conducted in English, requiring a basic level of English speaking, reading and writing.

Place and Teachers

Venue: yet to be determined

Teacher: Main teacher Gaby, guest teacher see teacher section.

The Kathmandu Valley, in the heart of the Himalayas Nepal is where Hinduism and Buddhism meet. The city of Kathmandu, possibly 2000 years old, is the location of many sacred sites and the tri-city (Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur) and is of paramount importance for the Nath tradition which associates with the Mahasiddha Matsyendarnath and Goraknath, the fathers of the Nath tradition and the birth of Hatha Yoga. The Nepal Kathmandu Valley is home to some of the finest yogi’s in the world, whose spirit remain and fill the place with subtle shakti.

At 1350 meters above sea level, the city offers breath-taking view of the Himalayas. During the Oct-Nov period the temperature will vary from 10°c low (50 F) to 25°c high (77 F) and for Apr-May it varies from 15°c low (59 F) to 30°c high (86 F).

Cost & Dates

Next session: October 5 to 31, 2015

Tuition only

  • Euro 1.800 early bird option / application at least 6 weeks before starting date
  • Euro 2.100 after this date

The number of place for this option is limited

10% discount for every person you bring. Fee includes training expenses, deposit, registration & examination/certification.

Accommodation: to determine with venue and the comfort level