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Expert tip: This is one of the most popular yoga retreats offered in Ecuador.
At OM Healing Center, they provide an intimate and transformation space to support the student’s personal development. The ashram is located just one-hour south of Cuenca in the semi-Tropic Andes of Yunguilla. It is a peaceful and tranquil space surrounded by beautiful mountains, green pastures, organic fruits, and acres of forest. The accommodations are based on single, double, and triple accommodations.The triple accommodation being the most popular with our students.
The valley of Yunguilla, home of OM Healing Center Teacher Training Ashram. It is a self-contained private villa with a swimming pool surrounded by lush green trees and gardens. A perfect semi-tropical location creating the ideal peaceful and tranquil environment.
Om Healing Center conducts a residential Yoga Teacher Training based on the traditional style of Hatha Yoga designed for beginners and intermediate levels with a basic knowledge of yoga. The qualified teacher trainers offer a consistent approach that is conducive to the depth of the art and science of teaching yoga.
Neti pot cleansing practice, pranayama, meditation, and Asana to develop your practice through experience.
Workshop style classes breaking things down in detail and developing into practice teaching as you share the knowledge you have learned.
Applied anatomy, yogic ancient and modern philosophy, Ayurveda, applied methodology, ancestral medicine, holistic nutrition module, and practicum.
Three local nature excursions in the Andes.
Maria Elena Calderon is the founder and owner of OM Healing Center in Cuenca, Ecuador. She fell in love with Hatha yoga in the year 2000. She started with gentle Hatha yoga to help her deal with stress and anxiety. Her frequent practice helped her find harmony in her life. She became more aware of her posture, alignment, body movement and most importantly, her levels of stress and anxiety had diminished. To become an instructor became her next logical step, she decided to complete her 200 RYT teachers training in India. She now lives in Ecuador where she teaches bilingual Hatha Yoga classes.
Renu Chaudhary is the author of Ayurveda to the Rescue: An Ancient Remedy for Modern Ailments. She teaches and practices Ayurveda with a specialty in Ayurvedic nutrition. Renu holds a Bachelor of Sciences degree and is a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner CAP, a Registered Naturotherapy Practitioner RNP, as well as a Certified Cupping Therapist CCT.
This teacher training will be held at OM Healing Center, one hour south of Cuenca, Ecuador. Officially Santa Ana of the Cuatro Rios, is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Its historic center was declared a cultural heritage site by UNESCO in 1999.
Cuenca is also called the Athens of Ecuador for its architecture, its cultural diversity, its contribution to the arts, science, and letters. This magnificent city is the birthplace of great illustrious personalities of Ecuadorian society and is also known as Cuenca of the Andes.
Cuenca is known as a peaceful city and second in the world for foreign retirement. The drive from Cuenca to Yunguilla is a display of lush green hills, imposing mountains, and charming villages. You can appreciate the locals selling their fruits, vegetables, and Cacao by the side of the road.
The region is a major producer of sugar cane, coffee, papayas, pineapples, citrus, guavas, and more. One of the legends says that the origin of Yunguilla is related to Indigenous history as the center of the valley was a Cañari shrine showing some archeological evidence.
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At OM Healing Center, they think globally and act locally by supporting local farmers and artisans. They serve vegetarian and vegan meals while supporting student’s individual needs. During this teacher training, you will be served three daily vegetarian meals, plus unlimited tea and filtered water, as well as seasonal fruit all day.
During this teacher training, you will enjoy one massage of your choice. You may also enjoy the homeopathic and alternative clinic on-site with an Ayurveda practitioner, homeopathic treatments, spiritual structure facilitator, a sound therapist, and a health food and supplementation advisor for an additional cost.
Please book your flight to arrive at Guayaquil Airport (GYE). The organizer may pick you up from the airport, at your expense. The pick-up is available but it is not included in the price. If your flight arrives at an earlier day, please let OM Healing Center know of your schedule so they can arrange an earlier pickup.
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