Ken Harakuma : Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training in Chiang Mai

Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training by Ken Harakuma

Chiang Mai, Thailand – TBA

Certification will be released by the International Yoga Centre (IYC) Japan


We are happy to announce and welcome the Third Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training Intensive with Ken Harakuma in Chiang Mai.  This  course is designed as an intensive immersion into the teaching techniques of the Primary and Intermediate Series of Ashtanga Yoga. The course program will include Asana (“Yoga Chikitsa” The Primary Series &  “Nadi Shodana” the Intermediate Series: how to practice them and teaching methods in Sanskrit, Pranayama (breathing technique) and foundations in Yoga Philosophy, Anatomy and Meditation. Participants will gain great insights and knowledge as to how to share the practice.

As always all levels of practitioners ( from beginners to advanced ) are welcome, students will be allowed to explore both series to the best of their abilities. Students will have the opportunity to enroll in one or both modules.

The course will run from TBA to TBA and offers three options :

A ) Primary Series ( 28 Hours ) : Starts TBA Ends TBA at 15.00 pm.

From TBA to TBA : Mornings From  8.00 am to 12.00 pm & Afternoons from 13.30 pm to 16.30 pm.  TBA, from 8.00 am to 15.00 pm.

B ) Intermediate Series ( 25 Hours ) : Starts TBA at 8.00 am- Ends TBA at 15.00 pm. 

From TBA to  TBA : Mornings From  8.00 am to 12.00 pm & Afternoons from 16.45 pm  to 18.45 pm, TBA 8.00 am to 15.00 pm.

C ) Both Primary and Intermediate ( 34 Hours ) Starts TBA at 8.00 am – Ends TBA at 15.00 pm.

Ken Harakuma is the Director of Ashtanga Yoga Japan and co-founder of the International Yoga Center Japan. A surfer since high school, he has a black belt in Shorinji Kempo martial arts, has journeyed to the North Pole and climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro. He is also an advanced practitioner of Tai chi, Thai Massage, Therapy & Chiropractic Sports Massage and holds a Reiki Master Certification.

Ken is the first Japanese teacher authorized by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois to teach the Ashtanga Vinyasa method.He supervised the translation (into Japanese) of Surya Namaskar, Yoga Mala by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, Ashtanga Yoga by Lino Miele and wrote “The Spirit of Ashtanga Yoga” (in Japanese). He also invited R Sharath to Japan 2005 & 2007 for WS at Tokyo.

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