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On the first seven days of the training, you will start with a profound foundation of 100 hours in Viniyoga. In this unique training, Yoga Therapy Greece will share Viniyoga and ways to modify practices for different people needs that will enable you to give very creative and therapeutic group classes.
The training takes place overlooking the awesome bay of Agios Pavlos in South Crete. The hotel is located on a small cliff with great views of the picturesque sandy beach with lovely warm and crystal clear blue waters. The beach is only 50 meters from the rooms while incredible stretches of sand dunes lie only 10 minutes walk away. The region is one of exceptional natural beauty.
Rugged and unspoiled, the area offers breathtaking scenery and glorious beaches making this a very special place to visit. The rooms are available for single or twin use. (Note: Yoga Therapy Greece can find someone to share if you are on your own). All rooms have an en-suite bathroom, air-con, a balcony, and a great sea view.
Agios Pavlos Hotel is a friendly family run hotel and includes a fine restaurant, a cafe-snack bar and the bar The Cave.
You will explore the principles and the practices that were delivered by Krishnamacharya to his son Desikachar and from Desikachar to Gary Craftosw and from Gary Kraftsow to Evi Dimitriadou, the leading yoga therapist in these yoga therapy training and founder of Yoga Therapy Greece.
This training is for yoga instructors who want to give therapeutic yoga classes for specific conditions and muscular imbalances without deepening their knowledge in yoga therapy (see also the 200-hour yoga therapy training offering), they can attend only this short but intensive Viniyoga course that will add another perspective into their teaching.
The first part of the training, the 100 hours Viniyoga Training starts on Saturday, 3rd August 2019 with the welcome, orientation of the hotel and the awesome Aghios Pavlos area, plus dinner and it finishes on Friday afternoon 9th August 2019. With guests leaving on Saturday after breakfast.
It consists of Viniyoga practices and lectures for six days, two hours of personal mentoring through Skype, 50 hours of documented Viniyoga practice with clients of your own out of which six hours will be part of one case study as well as personal study from a specific reading list and assignments.
You will be supported in developing Viniyoga practices with modified asanas and adapted pranayamas for yourself and others by understanding the valuable principles of this traditional lineage.
These first seven days will enable you to give creative and therapeutic practices since you will have a direct experience of the effect of them and a deep understanding of the traditional principles.
The training will take place in Southern Crete, Greece.
If you bring your partner there will be a beginners Tai Chi and Qigong Retreat taking part in the same week that they may like to join. Please ask for details
Heraklion International Airport
Transfer not provided
Most people arrive by air to Crete into Heraklion airport (HER) or Chania airport (CHQ). They are both approximately the same distance with the transfer taking about two hours by taxi or hire car ( price not included). A taxi costs approximately 120 Euros. We can arrange for the sharing of taxis to reduce costs. There are also ferries from Piraeus (Athens) and Santorini to Crete should you want to combine your visit with other areas of Greece.
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