Yoga teachers training in Ravvi's Yogapadhashala teaches you how to live a yoga lifestyle first and then be able to truly teach from a deeper part of yourself.

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21 Days 200-Hour Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Cyprus

Nov | Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr, 2019–2020
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    Ravindra Singh Tomar

    Rasa Tomar

    Reviews (46)

    Anonymous

    from Ireland, August 2019

    Melissa Ancell

    from United States, April 2019

    Ravvi and Rasa are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and have beautiful hearts. If you want to strengthen your own yoga practice, become a better teacher and grow as a human, then book here! Also, have no expectations yogi ;)

    Allison Parsons

    from United States, April 2019

    "Peace and Balance at the Yogapadashala "

    The program was challenging for the mind, body and soul. It was a blessing to be a part of it, I would do it again in a heart beat. It was well balanced with class sessions of discussion and practice - with Ravvi sharing his knowledge and experience the whole way. There was free time every day between 10:30/11am meal and class resuming again around 2:30 or 3pm, which made it very nice to read the text, work on assignments, explore konnos bay right near the house or take a rest, as you please. It was a very well balanced program full of support, inspiration and love.

    Anonymous

    from France, March 2019

    "Ravvi is one in a million"

    Great location, Ravvi is an incredible man, full of wisdom and very insightful. He is open minded, loving, welcoming, funny, wise, very experienced and you could listen to him speak for hours. The daily chef made very healthy, tasty, and fresh meals. There is a beautiful beach about 10 minutes walk from the yoga house, nearby cliffs, towns not far, etc. Ravvi has a special way with words which assisted me to get into a pose I struggled with for many years.

    Jamie Flippard

    from Great Britain, February 2019

    "Experience of a life time "

    Every thing . Had no expectations. And we all did yoga. Sleep yoga. Eat yoga. Dream yoga. talk yoga xx

    Fleur Beaton-daghestani

    from Portugal, January 2019

    "Ravvi is great"

    Fantastic TTC, with authentic and meaningful instruction, philosophy and plenty of hands-on experience. Would highly recommend Ravvi’s yoga school.

    Esther Ho

    from Hong Kong, November 2018

    "Don't be serious, be sincere"

    I am grateful to have chance to meet Ravvi, Rasa and Yogi ( our chef). 3 weeks life changing experience. Ravvi's teaching is inspiring, exceptional and heartfelt. I enjoyed so much the small group teaching, the energy sharing among the classmates ,from Ravvi, Rasa and Yogi. Perfect location , quiet, Konnos Beach is just 8 mins walks away. The food is freshly cook everyday and tasty. Special thanks to our chef Yogi, such a beautiful soul. Talented not only in his cooking. Everyone can feel he is full of positive energy. Highly recommended this course. Once again, thank you Ravvi and Rasa.

    Elena Bivol

    from Republic of Moldova, September 2018

    "genuine yoga science, wisdom in use of yoga tools"

    Instructor Ravindra Singh Tomar was compassionate, understanding, caring and consistent in delivery of great truths of yoga science and instruments for development of body and mind. His guidance was simple and fun and the atmosphere he created within the center was conductive to deep study and also experimenting with and combining of old and knew knowledge and skills. I felt exhilaratingly happy throughout the course. Great benefits for body and soul but also great skills for future work as a yoga teacher.

    Michal Maymon

    from Greece, September 2018

    "Amazing experience"

    I recomend this course very much. All my doubts has desolved and it was much more then a yoga retreat. The classes were practical, the philosophy lessons with the teacher were hand out very interestinly and always with a big loving smile. The food was original indian food so for me it was perfect. The house was comfertable in a quiet area and yet only a short bus drive from the tourist area if you nead it.

    Anna Magyari

    from France, July 2018

    "Amazing experience "

    The location is excellent, calm, the villa is beautiful and Konnos beach is just a few minutes walk. The small group allows you to practice effectively and it feels like a small family. I enjoyed Ravvi’s way of teaching and his broad knowledge and experience made me learn so much. His approach towards yoga is inspirational and his funny and easy going personality made these 3 intense weeks wonderful.Food was freshly made and it was amazing thanks so much for that Yogi and Ravvi!

    Kata David

    from Great Britain, July 2018

    Ravi has a calm, loving way to handle group dynamics. He is true to himself, has strong psychic boundaries. His qualities such as tolerance, patience and acceptance were inspiring. He has a wide range of knowledge about Hinduism and the yoga philosophy. He really tried his best to convey that yoga is much more deeper and comprehensive then just the asanas alone. He focused on asanas as a means to help us ‘realise ourselves’ and try and find our ‘own voice’. He was encouraging and supportive. We learnt about how to structure a class and we were given the opportunity to practice to lead classes as well.

    Milo Michelle Molnar

    from Canada, May 2018

    ""fish must die for my love" "

    i am so grateful to ravi for allowing me to join his family for three life-changing weeks. he makes it easy to learn by challenging every aspect of reality and pushing us physically and spiritually to a place i never thought i could reach. the wisdom is authentic, the home is beautiful, the beach is cristalline, the food is amazing... thank you ravi and rasa and zdenka and hammad and yogi bear for all the laughter... love, milo

    Athina Kladis

    from United States, May 2018

    "Let's see..."

    I loved everything about Ravvi's School of Yoga, India. Literally everything. The intimate setting really allowed us all to get to know each other and fully delve into the spiritual, mental, emotional, ethical, and definitely physical aspects of yoga for our personal practice and also as future instructors. If your path led you here, and you need a sign, and this resonates with you...then, this is it. Follow your intuition. For me, the stars aligned and brought me to Cyprus, and I couldn't be more pleased with my experience. Ravvi and Rasa were the best gurus any one could dream up, and all involved left a lasting impact on the experience. The food...oh, the food...was out of this world - made fresh every day with love by Yogi and Hammad (and a few times Ravvi), leaving us with full bellies every meal. If you're looking to lose weight, this may not be the place, but you will tone and tan, so it's kind of the same thing. Haha. The house was wonderful - exactly like the pictures and better. It's location is perfect - a 10 minute walk to the beach at Konnos Bay for every day and only a 15-20 minute bus ride to Ayia Napa and Nissi Beach for the day off. It was the perfect location to immerse yourself in yoga, and also not be overwhelmed by isolation. It really was transformational. There's no way that you can walk away the same person...not a chance; you'll leave lifetimes wiser.

    Adam Bridges

    from United States, May 2018

    "Transformational!"

    I feel so forutnate to have experienced Ravvi's yoga school.

    Ravvi shared his experience and deep understanding of Yoga. Providing a solid foundation to walk the path no matter how far into the yoga journey you are. The practice was layered with the physical poses, stories, discipline & humour. All areas of body and mind were engaged. Meeting wonderful people who are now friends from all around the world. The food was fantastic and plentiful, beautiful location & stunning scenery.. Thank you Ravvi, Rasa,Tara and the crew (Zedenka,Yogi,Hammad) for helping me to connect to the practice of yoga.

    Katarina Silje

    from Croatia, April 2018

    "Warm and open teachers"

    Individual approach

    Edwin Boskes

    from Netherlands, April 2018

    "Down to earth reinforcing experience!"

    Thanks to mr. Ravindra Tomar, for making me sweat, pushing me to my limits, great storytelling, loads of laughter, and frustration! And being a down to earth, superyogi!! Not forget, his inspiring wife, Rasa ambruleviciute tomar, taking care of everything, making us feel at home, giving us feisty lessons, twice a week! I would recommend this enhancing experience to everyone.. Lots of love, Namastey, 🙏❤️

    Imke Range

    from Ireland, January 2018

    "Lovely and thought provoking experience"

    I loved the atmosphere in the house throughout the training and the detailed and personalized sessions which enabled me to progress in my practice quickly . Also Razzas cooking skills and learning a bit about Ayurvedic Cooking added a lot to the experience

    Anonymous

    from Netherlands, December 2017

    "These were an intense 3 weeks but they were good"

    Ravvi is a very passionate teacher and gives all of his energy to his students. He was truly invested in us and did everything for us to progress as much as possible in our own practices and teaching skills.

    Classes were interesting and never the same, we had a mix of learning from Ravvi's stories, physical practice, breathing practice and meditation. All sides of yoga were talked about and I feel I have a deeper knowledge of what yoga is now.

    We were taught to "Enjoy our mistakes", but this is not a beginner class. It was very intense and mentally and physically tough.

    Sylwia Kowalsky

    from Poland, August 2017

    "YTT200 "

    Ravvi and Rasa are great people and teachers. They knowledge brings answers and sence of understanding to the yoga topic.

    I'm happy that I could learn from you Guys, thank you for this possibility. Namastey ;) and greetings to Irina for her heart and dedication.

    Kyriaki Vasilopoulou

    from Great Britain, June 2017

    "Great experience!"

    I feel very grateful for choosing this training and living this transformational experience. Ravvi, Rasa and Tara thank you for everything!

    Namaste

    Lindsey Megson

    from Great Britain, June 2017

    "200hr yoga teacher training"

    I feel very lucky to have experienced Ravvi's yoga school. There were different levels of yoginis, & I had no previous experience but Ravvi catered for all. A true yoga master Ravvi provided the best training, simple stories were his teachings, discipline & humour. I met great people from all around the world, great food which was plentiful, beautiful location & stunning scenery..

    Thank you Ravvi, Rasa & irina for helping me to connect to the practice of yoga.

    Rachel Frost

    from Hong Kong, May 2017

    "Humble, authentic & inspiring teacher "

    Ravvi's style of teaching was very unique & authentic. I found that his genuine approach and no frills attitude was the perfect combination. His storytelling and tales of life with his Masters in India were captivating & will surely stay with me.

    I loved the small group size which allowed us as a group to really bond and support each other on this journey.

    The location is also stunning with beautiful beaches nearby and nature trails.

    The food was wonderful & so tasty.

    All round I would definately reccomended Ravis school to anyone looking to understand more about yoga as a life style and gaining knowledge on how to bring the philosophies into your every day life.

    After this training I feel so much calmer and content, understanding & compassionate.

    Thank you Ravi, Rasa & Tara for supporting me on this journey.

    Namaste

    Jack Ingleby-lewis

    from Great Britain, April 2017

    "Life changing"

    I have learnt so much, and had a fantastic experience. Ravvi and Rasa are so knowledgeable and kind. Brilliant course!

    Katia Goldemberg

    from United States, March 2019

    "Une expérience incroyable"

    Ravii est un excellent professeur qui a su donner à chacun les outils nécessaires à l'épanouissement de ses capacités et des bases solides d'enseignement.

    L'énergie qui imprègne ces lieux est unique, revigorante et pure. J'ai appris énormément et continue à mettre en pratique chacun des enseignements.

    J'ai beaucoup aimé l'ambiance de groupe qui s'est formée entre les participants et les nombreuses ballades que le lieu magnifique nous a permis de faire.

    Je suis très heureuse d'avoir choisi cette école, et y reviendrais sans hésiter.

    Merci à tous pour cette expérience!

    Eliana Rott

    from France, November 2018

    "Blessed "

    A lot of learning, tolerance and compation 🙏🙌🙏

    Amelie Hofmann

    from Germany, September 2018

    "Wonderful experience, for every level and everyone :)"

    I cannot believe how lucky I was to have chosen this training. You will experience as much as you are open to. The lessons were challenging and great, you become amazed not only by what your body is capable of but also by your mind. Ravvi has told us so many things that cannot be learned from a book but by experience, retelling fantastic stories from his life in India learning from a wise Guru and Masters, providing us with the most wonderful quotes to take back into our daily lives. The Indian food was delicious and I could have kept on eating it for weeks! The beach is close, civilisation as well, however its a nice change to choose the calm. When I got back home, everything was "wonderful" and people told me they were stressed by my calm state of mind :D

    Lena Heupel

    from Germany, May 2018

    "Wonderful start of a Yoga-journey"

    At Ravvis Yoga school "Yoga" is not limited to practices of breathing, meditation and asanas: while living together in this lovely house with great participants and an awesome team I got a deeper understanding of how everyone of us can integrate Yoga in our daily and normal life. And that feels uncredibly good. Because of the intense and individual yoga training I felt myself improving and growing every single day not only physically but also mentally. Best decision ever to spend 21 days there.

    Thank you, Ravvi, Rasa, Tara, Zdenka, Irina, Yogi and Hammad for sharing your experiences!

    Gabrielle Laurie Haustenne

    from Belgium, June 2017

    I highly appreciated Ravvi's school of yoga. Great teachers, great classes, super nice environment... I learned a lot during this life-changing 3-weeks training. So, I recommend this course for all those who want to get started in Hatha Yoga and have an insight about living the yoga philosophy everyday.

    Anuska De Haas

    from Netherlands, June 2017

    "Warm, loving, well educated and funny teacher"

    I have followed the Hatha yoga teacher training course in may 2017. I'am so happy that I have chosen this particular course. Everything about Ravi is Yoga! He is a well educated and very inspiring teacher. At Ravi's school of Yoga, you will experience Yoga at it's purest. Ravi and his family, the classes, the yoga house and the food, it was a amazing experience. Thank you for all I have learned, I feel blessed!

    Annalisa Bacchi

    from Italy, October 2019

    "Live yoga"

    Ravi is an excellent teacher, who can convey the spirit of yoga through the asana practice, his own stories and the way he is with the students. I learnt a lot about the way of living yoga not just on the mat but in real life.

    I recommend it strongly if you want to understand yoga as a spiritual practice and the qualities to nurture inside of us if we wish to be teachers and communicate these to other people.

    The food was so light and tasty. Rooms are nice and clean.

    The seaside nearby is fantastic

    Anonymous

    from Germany, September 2019

    "Learn about Yoga and yourself"

    I learnt a lot, Ravvi is a very wise teacher and due to the small group (we were 5) he can really focus on each student and guide your practice. Food was very good and plenty. The beach is only 5 minutes walk, I went for a swim every lunch break.

    Claudia Nocentini

    from Great Britain, September 2019

    "Most useful holiday ever"

    I could only go in August when in Cyprus it is obviously very hot: would I be able to bear the heat? I am also a lot older (and fatter) than the people who go on yoga retreats, judging by the photos online, and I get tired easily: would I be able to cope with the pace and get on with the others? I took a gamble and was very lucky. Ravvi taught us the entire course, and if the 4 initial days were very hard, something changed after that and the pace became lighter though still intense. I had other books with me, but I ended up reading only about yoga. Even if the sea was very close I went to swim only sporadically, and stayed home resting or reading about yoga. I thought that I would regret this once I got back home, and instead I was surprised to find myself so different and lighter on my return,

    Ravvi is an excellent teacher and focuses his attention on his students so much that even a mistaken exhalation through the mouth, instead of the nose, was picked upon immediately, even if he was correcting someone else’s asana. A toe out of line was noticed and corrected at once, let alone the more obvious opening of a hip, or raising of shoulders. His attention to detail was contagious, back home I find that I’m thinking of each pose a lot more, I’m constantly checking on bandhas, adjusting this and that, in other words, practising mindfully rather than rushing into asanas. My teacher here noticed and complimented me at once. Thanks Ravvi, Yogi and my fellow students!

    Teresa Withey

    from Great Britain, June 2017

    "Transformational ! Thank You!"

    Ravvi and Rasa care! Their personal attention was much appreciated in my journey to truly understand the principles and benefits of yoga. Each participant received compassion, consideration and left eager to progress with their development. Ravvi's in depth knowledge and Rasa's warmth and hospitality ensured every minute of the course was both motivational and enjoyable.

    I could not recommend their approach more. Whether you have extensive experience of yoga asanas or have no previous knowledge or flexibilty, their course manages to address and exceed all expectations.

    Salma El Haje

    from Lebanon, June 2017

    "Great experience"

    Great teacher, great environment, great weather,

    Erifilli Papanikolaou

    from Greece,

    Well, here I am to tell you that the teacher training in Ravvi's School of Yoga was really amazing! Our teacher Ravvi was great! I thank him and wish him the best

    Rachael Grimes

    from England,

    "The training gave me so much more than I could have ever wished for."

    The training gave me so much more than I could have ever wished for. Ravvi and Rassa are incredible people, I am so grateful for choosing this course. The location is beautiful and peaceful. Master Ravvi has SO much knowledge, his yoga classes are truly one of a kind - challenging, varied - but most of all fun. Open your heart and you will have one of the best experiences of your life! Thank you so much Ravvi and Rassi! Shout out to little Taraushka Makalushka! Namaste x