6th January – 3rd February 2019
You can attend any number of days during the month course. Please scroll down to see the fees for most popular packages.
Enroll yourself into Ashtanga Yoga Intensive Course in Phuket, Thailand.
Traditional Ashtanga Yoga Shala Phuket (TAYSP) offers the ideal program for experienced practitioners and beginners either one wish to deepen the practice or start the yoga journey. The course is organized in a way where participants discover a lot of new information and develop useful skills to cover different aspects of yoga practice. The schedules of daily classes, healthy food, comfortable accommodation, friendly atmosphere create perfect conditions for the student to progress quickly and develop an enjoyable personal practice bringing health to body and mind.
During the course we study the main aspects and principles of Ashtanga Yoga and implement the knowledge into the practice.
We build the solid practice based on vinyasa system, applying bandhas, drishti and using Ujayi breath. We discover the foundation of each asana and its modifications, body alignment, we learn therapeutic effect of asanas and we do additional trainings for building the strength and flexibility to improve the practice. We take a journey to explore inner and outer sequence of Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series to make a daily asana practice a meditation experience.
The course also includes training in pranayama practice. Students are guided to practice a number of pranayama techniques consistently, they take their time to deepen the understanding of this ancient practice and strengthen the control of the breath.
During the course we learn kriya techniques – ancient purification exercises which help to purify the body and prepare ourselves for pranayama and asana practice. The students are provided with basic equipment for these cleansing practices.
Intensive yoga course is not complete without focusing on work with the mind. Even the asana, pranayama and kriya required a deep concentration students get additional experience and training in yoga nidra and meditation. It helps to change the habitual patterns of the mind which is essential for self development and inner growth.
Students are also introduced to yoga philosophy and main ancient yoga texts as it gives a strong theoretical foundation of the practice.
6.15 am – 7.15 am Pranayama
7.30 am – 9.30 am Ashtanga asana practice (Mysore/Led)
9.30 am – Brunch
13.00 – 14.00 – Optional Alignment Class
14.30 – 15.30 – Yoga Nidra
15.30 – 15.50 – tea with a snack
15.50 – 16.50 – Lecture
17.00 – 18.80 – Workshop/Yoga Therapy
18.00 – 18.30 Guided meditation/Chanting
18.30 – Dinner
The schedule might be changed depending on needs and practice progress of the students.
The confirmation of booking is done after deposit recieved.
Deposit instructions and details will be sent to you once you receive your letter of acceptance, Payment methods (Bank Transfer / PayPal /Western Union). The rest of the payment may be made on orientation day.
I booked for an Ashtanga intensive, with the purpose of restarting my practice. I did not expect that in the seven days that i have spent with Rich and Sofya, i experienced a shift in my practice. they are both passionate, stern but coming from a place of love, they're true blue ashtangis who are very knowledgeable and follows the yogi way of life in terms of discipline, diet, lifestyle in general, I learned the importance of kriyas and pranayama... read moreRaquel R 10/01/2016
I did the teacher training course at TAYSP on November 2016 and really enjoyed it!! I learned so much during these 200H. Sofia and Rich are 2 passionate and wonderful teachers, always available to help and reply to your questions. They are professional and provide you really high quality teaching on adjustments.The food was really good, healthy and tasty. The snacks that Sofia prepared were delicious! 🙂These 4 weeks were really intense but really worth it. Now i continue to... read moreChristel Dewarrat 1/11/2017
Благодарность Мастеру С любовью и благодарностью к мастеру! Приеду в августе на обучение! Рич, спасибо тебе!! Это тот случай, когда встречаешь человека и жизнь твоя улучшается, становится наполненной благостью. Рич, провел курс йоготерапии, так как имею вопросы с позвоночником. Результат конечно потрясающий! Рекомендую всему миру !)татьяна м 1/01/1970
I did for one month (february/2017) the TCC course on TAYSP! It was a fantastic experience. Sofia and Rich are extremely good professionals, and their dedication, skills, techniques, personalities and knowledge are complementary and super high level. The course was a selection of the most important and relevant things that a teacher need to know, giving an extraordinary base and confidence for continue our yoga path. I highly recommend this shala for anyone that deeply want to learn and improve... read moreIsadora Finger Bittencourt 3/03/2017
Самая лучшая йога на Пхукете!!! Наконец-то я нашла то, что мне нужно) а самое главное, у вас будут самые ЛУЧШИЕ преподаватели Рич и Соня, которые вам подскажут и помогут, ведь это очень важно!!! Я очень довольна, так что приходите к нам. Занятие йогой дает много возможностей и огромный прилив сил)Lilya788 1/01/1970
My life has been in a major transition and I wasn’t coping well. I decided to go to a yoga retreat with the hopes it would center me, help me move forward and find some peace. I did some research and picked TAYSP. The reviews were very promising, the cost was reasonable and it was located in the tropics. Couldn’t ask for more ……. and I wasn’t disappointed. In fact the experience went way beyond my expectation (which is saying... read moreMarian Kadota 3/08/2017
I came to TAYSP in August last year to do a short intensive course, and It was a very rewarding experience however short, that I decided to go for a longer intensive and improve on my pranayama and asana practice, and as usual my expectation was exceeded, accomodation was even better, the healthy food or sattvic diet they provide fits the yogic lifestyle, and the most important is the program they designed for teacher training and yoga intensive students alike.... read moreRaquel Rodriguez 3/03/2017
took 200H Ashtanga teacher training. I did not realise until I finished their course, how high their teacher training standard was. You will learn more than the requirement and all what you learn will be asset for your future in many aspects. Not only they are very knowledgeable but they try to teach all what they can with heart. They will not miss out any small details and so you will learn all properly. This will help your future self... read moreC_Oiwa Singapore 10/05/2016
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Refund policy: All fees are non refundable. A student can transfer from one course to another at least one month before the start of that course to attend another. After this time fees are forfeited.
During the course we provide accommodation and food which is included in course price.
We accommodate our guests in private comfortable rooms in fully equipped houses at Land and House Park close to the Yoga Shala. Its a big private and quite area in a serene lush tropical setting near the lake.
For the convenience of the guests we provide bicycles to move around the park, going to the shops and to the beach. Guests have an access to the swimming pool either private swimming pool at the house or public at the Clubhouse. The allocation of the houses depends on availability on the moment of booking.
A refundable security deposit for the accommodation needs to be left at the check in. The deposit can be in any currency equivalent to 5,000 THB. If there is no loss or damage of the property the deposit is fully refundable at check out.
Guests can be offered to change the room which has same facilities during the period of stay.