28-Daagse 200-urige Yoga Docentenopleiding in Griekenland

28-Daagse 200-urige Yoga Docentenopleiding in Griekenland

  • Lentas Retreat Center, Lentas, Heraklion, Kreta, Griekenland

Griekse Yoga Docententraining

Yoga Retreats Crete-Greece organiseert deze cursus welke is ontworpen volgens de 200-urige vereisten voor registratie bij Yoga Alliance International. Je hebt de kans om een geregistreerde yogadocent te worden tijdens deze waardevolle ervaring met al het materiaal dat je nodig hebt. Deze cursus geeft alle informatie over asana, pranayama, meditatie en het doel van yoga met zowel de transformatie van het lichaam als het ontwaken.

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Waarom deze reis?

  • Daily yoga classes
  • Yoga Alliance certification
  • Anatomy, physiology, and philosophy classes
  • Daily meditation sessions and pranayama techniques
  • Manuals and books to support the theoretical part of the course
  • Alignment, chanting, and daily cleansing techniques
  • 27 nights accommodation
  • 3 daily vegetarian meals
  • 25 dagen met instructie
  • Grieks, Engels
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Levinthos apartments

Levinthos apartments are eco-friendly apartments made from stone and ground matter, bearing the lowest possible visual and environmental footprint. The cave-houses maximize the authentic relationship between the house-user and the landscape. In addition, there are four first floor studios which offer breathtaking view of the Libyan sea.

Filoxenia apartments

Filoxenia apartments are built in an idyllic position with a fabulous view to the sea. Both buildings are surrounded by a lovely garden area which is very spacious and has many great views. All the rooms have been nicely decorated and comfortably furnished. They all have a great balcony which is furnished with chairs and a table and has spectacular view stretching out to the sea.

Right in front of the apartments there is a path which leads to a magical small beach with blue waters where you can enjoy relaxation and swimming. Filoxenia is definitely ideal for families, couples, and for those who desire to escape from the routine of everyday life.

Village studios (economy)

This is an option of accommodation for a limited budget. The studios are located in the village of Lentas, around 10-minute walk from the retreat center.

All accommodation options have Wi-Fi only in common areas like the restaurant and air conditioning.

This yoga teacher training course is designed for all those persons who have a profound spiritual interest but have not yet been able to find the way to explore it. Once you successfully complete this course, you will experience an important transformation in your life. You will learn how to start teaching with confidence, helping others learn about yoga, through your own unique experience and insight.

Also, it is an opportunity to intensify your own practice. Breath of Life Yoga Center Crete-Greece is certified by the government of Greece. It is a world class training institute for yoga initiates and for those who want to take up yoga as a profession.

It is also a great place for those who are in search of health, happiness, peace, and harmony. After the successful completion of the Yoga Teacher Training Program, a certificate is provided by Yoga Alliance.

The yoga teacher training program includes yoga classes, anatomy, physiology, and philosophy classes. Daily meditation sessions and pranayama. Techniques, manuals, and books to support the theoretical part of the course, alignment, chanting, and daily cleansing techniques. 27-night accommodation and three daily vegetarian meals included as well as Yoga Alliance certification upon completion of the course.

Daily schedule

  • 06:00 Wake up call
  • 06:30 - 07:00 Meditation
  • 07:00 - 07:30 Cleansing
  • 07:30 - 09:00 Yoga class
  • 09:00 -10:00 Breakfast time
  • 10:00 - 13:00 Alignment class
  • 13:00 -14:00 Lunch time
  • 14:00 -16:00 Free time
  • 16:00 -17:00 Anatomy, physiology, philosophy
  • 17:00 - 18:00 Tea time
  • 18:00 -19:30 Yoga class
  • 19:30 - 20:00 Chanting
  • 20:30 - 21:30 Dinner time
  • 21:30 - 22:00 Free time
  • 22:00 - Bedtime
  • Sundays are days off.


There are many books that analyze yoga positions and how to get into them properly, but the practice of yoga should preferably start with a qualified yoga teacher, as it is not recommended to teach yourself. In the West, the focus is mostly on the postures of the body (asana) and practitioners hope to tone their body to the required shape.

In this yoga teacher training course, you will follow the traditional Hatha yoga and keep focus on the following point: ‘’Yoga is the journey of the self, through the self, to the self’’ as it is written in the Bhagavad Gita.

The experienced and certified instructors during the yoga teacher training course provide support and provide whole-heartedly all the information, knowledge, and guidance to the participants so that they may explore their physical, mental, and emotional limits in a safe manner.

The yoga teacher training course is an intense experience and through practice and theory, participants attain all the tools with confidence so that they may share this knowledge with others.


Prerequisites to enroll in the yoga teacher training 200-hour course is previous experience with yoga practice for at least two years. An open flexible mind, commitment to learning, and motivation to become a yoga teacher is also essential.

A high level of will-power and self-discipline is required during the course as it is physically, mentally, and spiritually demanding as well as highly rewarding. It is very important the participants have physical and mental health.

Rules and regulations

  • Every student is requested to complete registration formalities, submit the required information and course fee before the start of the course
  • The participants should be in good physical and mental health
  • They should have previous experience in yoga practice and a testimonial from his / her yoga teacher
  • Students should be over 18 years old
  • Students over 50 years old, should make sure that their health is good for attending the course
  • The course language is in English and Greek
  • Students should be willing to follow the rules of Yama (social rules) and Niyama (personal code and conduct), stipulated by Maharishi Pantajali
  • Every student must follow the dress code strictly as instructed upon on-site arrival
  • Every student is requested to come to the class in yoga dress (comfortable loose clothing - no bikinis, shorts or tank-tanks are allowed)
  • Participant questions in the class must be strictly related to the course matter
  • The female students are kindly requested to advise regarding their menstrual cycle, as it is preferred not to perform certain yoga poses during this time, such as shoulder stand, headstand, viparitakarani, and kapalbhati, uddiyanbandha, etc
  • All students are instructed to come to the class at least five minutes before the scheduled timing of commencement
  • Yoga teacher training course participants are requested not to join any other educational or hobby programs during their course with Breath of Life Yoga Center Crete
  • Every student is requested to strictly follow the diet and living regulations as stated by Breath of Life Yoga Center Crete-Greece. This is for the well-being of the student
  • Eating spicy, non-vegetarian food outside the premises, is strictly prohibited throughout the duration of the course. Students need to have only sattvik food
  • All students must comply with rules and regulations of Breath of Life Yoga Center Crete-Greece. Any kind of misbehavior or misconduct with fellow students or teachers will be automatically and decisively assumed as breaking the code of conduct of Breath of Life Yoga Center Crete-Greece
  • The effectiveness of the course or progress of participants is based on the physical and intellectual capability, as well as the previous living standard of participants. Hence, the participants have to be fully devoted and adhere to all the rules and disciplines of the yogic path
  • Any assistance needed by participants will be given in any possible way
  • No extra activities are allowed in class. Personal discussions and topics not related to the yoga course can be discussed during free time and are forbidden during course hours
  • If a participant decides to leave the yoga teacher training course at his / her own free will and / or for personal reasons, Breath of Life Yoga Center Crete-Greece is not obliged to return any amount of the payment made by the participant

Topics covered

  • The program covers all Yoga Alliance requirements, but also includes an exceptional study of yoga techniques and practices
  • Basic asanas theory and practice (50 modules)
  • Preparation exercises teaching of the pawanmuktasana sequence
  • Pranayama techniques
  • Cleansing techniques
  • Introduction to meditation
  • Basic anatomy theory
  • Methodology the art of safe teaching
  • Yogic psychology
  • Yogic philosophy
  • Chanting and the meaning of mantras
  • Yoga and self-knowledge
  • Practice of Karma yoga
  • Extra notes and explanations on truth and correct understanding of yoga
  • Maria Deligianni

    Maria, geboren in Athene, studeerde psychologie, theater, pedagogie en dans. Daarnaast bestudeerde ze het gedrag, de reactie en de expressie van het menselijke lichaam en geeft ze verschillende seminars over lichaamsuitdrukkingen en ontspanning in Athene en Kreta. Maria was getraind in Hatha yoga in Griekenland, Engeland en India. Momenteel is ze zelf een yogatrainer, erkend door Yoga Alliance International. Ze studeert wereldfilosofie om zo constant de menselijke evolutie te ontdekken. Momenteel werkt ze bij het gecertificeerde Breath of Life in Heraklion, Kreta.

  • Giorgos

    Giorgos was geboren in 1988 in Athene. Al vroeg ontdekte hij yoga en daarmee verschillende yogaprincipes, yogatechnieken en yogafilosofieën. Nadat hij volwassen werd, deed hij mee aan verschillende yogalessen in het Satyananda centrum en zelfkennis seminars bij Satyanandashram in Athene. Hij heeft verschillende moderne danstechnieken en kinesiologie gestudeerd. Hij is getraind in Vipassana meditatie en andere technieken voor actieve en passieve meditatie. Giorgos onderwijst in Vinyasa Flow en anatomie in zowel Kreta als verschillende studios in Athene.

  • Natasa

    Yoga Alliance International (Ashtanga Yoga)

    Natasa werd geboren in Heraklion Kreta, Griekenland. Ze heeft glasblazen en beeldende kunst gestudeerd in Zweden en in Engeland. Ze beoefent yoga sinds 2002, werkend aan zowel Ashtanga yoga en Hatha yoga. Ze heeft de eerste en tweede graad in Reiki. Sinds 2002 heeft Natasa deelgenomen aan verschillende zelfontwikkelings-seminars en is opgeleid in energie-genezing en therapeutische Thaise massage. Ze heeft een docententraining gedaan in Ashtanga yoga en ze is een gecertificeerde docente in Hatha Yoga. Natasa bestudeert de oude Indiase filosofie en de therapeutische kracht van yoga.

  • Sada Shiva

    Sada Shiva is the founder and director of the Vasistha School of Yoga in Greece, practicing yoga and meditation since 1991. He is also an Ayurvedic nutritionist and educator, a massage therapist, and a sound healer, travelling and teaching worldwide.

  • Kamala Mirella

    De laatste vier jaar leeft en onderwijst Kamala in India en Europa. Haar bedoeling is om een verbintenis tussen de twee culturen te creëren en om yoga in de volste en oprechtste vorm te bestuderen en beoefenen als ze in India is. Ze deelt de opgedane kennis graag met haar studenten in Zwitserland en over de rest van de wereld. Kamala ziet yoga als een prachtige weg richting het realiseren van een ieders ware natuur. Ze is met hart en ziel toegewijd aan het overbrengen van niet alleen de fysieke aspecten van yoga, maar ook de spirituele rijkdommen ervan.

This yoga teacher training will take place in the area of Lentas, Heraklion in Southern Crete, Greece. While visiting the home of the Minoan civilization in Crete, you will have the opportunity to become acquainted with Indian culture, enjoy the Cretan landscape and the beautiful Cretan beaches while studying yoga.

Lentas is a small historic fishing village in the southern part of Crete in Heraklion. The ancient temple of Asclepius God, a temple from the 5th century B.C. is situated in Lentas. During the Minoan period, Lentas was an important port, known as Levin. Lentas translates as lion in the Greek language and takes its name to the domineering rock in the western side of Lentas bay, which resembles a sitting lion.

In Egyptian mythology, the lion symbolizes the cosmic law. The huge windows of the yoga hall face the vast Libyan sea and the elephant rock Ganesha. In Indian tradition, God Ganesha is worshiped as the god of education, knowledge, wisdom, and wealth and known as lord of success.

Nearby places

  • Heraklion International Airport (HER) - 1 hour drive

Three daily vegetarian meals are included in the price. The food is organically produced, from the local gardens, well-cooked according to Mediterranean diet and is served with all the vitamins.

  • 3 daily vegetarian meals
  • 27 nights accommodation
  • 200 hrs of practical and theoretical instructions
  • All tuition fee
  • Certified Yoga Alliance Diploma
  • Fully residential fee
  • Manual and book material of anatomy, philosophy, psychology and introduction of Hatha yoga postures
  • Personal and travel insurance
  • Transfers to and from Heraklion International Airport (HER)

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flights to Heraklion International Airport (HER) in ample time to avoid excessive high season costs.

Arrival by bus

From Heraklion International Airport (HER), it takes approximately one hour to reach the retreat center. Local bus service (KTEL) is available from Heraklion to Lentas village (bus ticket costs less than 10 EUR) at specified times during the day.

Arrival by taxi

Taxi service to Lentas is approximately 80 EUR per person and can be arranged in advance by Yoga Retreats Crete-Greece.

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  • De rest van de betaling moet 7 dagen voor aankomst worden voldaan.

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