Tuscany, Italy

KesmaItalia offers yoga practices with Kalaripayattu training, the oldest martial art from India.

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15 Days Ashtanga Yoga Retreat in Kerala, India

December 19, 2017-January 2, 2018

Instruction language: Italian

from US$1,292

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Based on 1 review
from US$1,292
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15 days / 14 nights

Excellent 10/10

Based on 1 review

Instructors 3

Francesca Deias

Francesca is an Ayurveda therapist and direct student of master Jayachandran Nair. She had a theater training at the Theater of Contradiction in Milan with a degree in theater history. She has worked in association with many organizations and works as an artist in some creations.

Jayachandran Nair

Jayachandran is a Kalaripayattu master. In August 1993, he was awarded the certificate of merit for best Kalaripayattu expert by Kalari Dekshina Marma Thiruni Kerala Association. Ever since, he has worked as Kalari master with the Indian group Milon Mela, directed by Abani Biswas (in collaboration with J. Grotowski in the Springs Theatre), with whom he traveled throughout Europe for performances and workshops. In 2003, he opened his own school at Trivandrum, Kerala School of Martial Art.

Tommaso Valentini

abhinjaya Yoga Alliance RYT 200 (Ashtanga Yoga)

Tommaso Valentini is a performer, yoga teacher, and Kalarippayattu artist. He is a direct student of Indian master Jayachandran Nair at Kerala School of Martial Arts, Trivandrum. He began studying in 2004 in India, where he stayed for very long periods by practicing daily at the master's school. In 2008, he was awarded the master certification and upon his master's appointment, he started teaching Kalarippayattu in Italy.

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