Last year was SOLD OUT so make sure you secure your spot!
A 3 to 5 Day Yoga Retreat for all Yoga Lovers or
30 – 50 hours Advanced Teacher Training
with Jasmine Tarkeshi
August 4th – 6th (3 day weekend retreat or 30 hours TT)
or August 4th – 8th (5 day retreat or 50 hoursTT)
Early Bird until June 4th
Govinda Valley Retreat, Otford (an hour drive from Sydney)
Join Jasmine Tarkeshi Co-Founder of Laughing Lotus Yoga Centers and Lotus Flow Vinyasa Yoga for a 3 or 5 day 30 hours or 50 hours) Bhakti Yoga Intensive for Teachers or dedicated practitioners. Dive deep into the path of Bhakti Yoga, the Yoga Devotion to enrich your practice, teaching and lives through:
making along with many other practices and teachings to awaken your heart and deepen your connection to the Divine and all beings. Infuse your classes or personal practice with chanting and myths and create living alters of devotion with offerings of asana, pranayama and mediation and learn how to live your life for the benefit of all beings.
Our focus will be on sravanam, Mythology and story telling and Kirtanam, singing the Divine names and sanskrit mantras along with exploration of the Bhakti Sutras, Bhagavad Gita and devotional poetry of the Saints and Sages including Rumi, Hafez and Kabir.
(1) śravaṇa (“listening” to stories ), (2) kīrtana (“praising,”Kirtan/Chanting), (3) smaraṇa (“remembering” or fixing the mind on the Divine), (4) pāda-sevana (rendering service), (5) arcana (puja/ worshiping an image), (6) vandana (paying homage), (7) dāsya (servitude), (8) sākhya (friendship), and (9) ātma-nivedana (complete surrender of the self).
(from Bhagavata Purana, 7.5.23-24) These are the 9 forms of Bhakti Yoga.
Tent (BYO including all of your necessary equipment)
3 days retreat; Early Bird $510 / Full price $700
5 days retreat; Early Bird $850 / Full price $1150
3 days Advanced Teacher Training; Early Bird $800 / Full price $1150
5 days Advanced Teacher Training; Early Bird $1150 / Full price $1550
3 days retreat; Early Bird $800/ Full price $1050
5 days retreat; Early Bird $1250/ Full price $1550
3 days Advanced Teacher Training; Early Bird $1250/ Full price $1550
5 days Advanced Teacher Training; Early Bird $1650/ Full price $1950
3 days retreat; Early Bird $1150/ Full price $1550
5 days retreat; Early Bird $1950/ Full price $2300
3 days Advanced Teacher Training; Early Bird $1950/ Full price $2300
5 days Advanced Teacher Training; Early Bird $2250/ Full price $2650
There is an option for a room alone – to inquire please email
* Early bird ends on June 4th 2017
For any further enquires, to make a deposit or inquire about a payment plan, please email
*Please note that we do not offer any refunds. Payments are non refundable. Payment in part or in full confirms your place and is therefore binding. In special circumstances if you are unable to attend the course for which you have booked we may consider a transfer or a credit note, at our discretion. Credit notes WILL NOT be offered after the date of the course that has lapsed. Sukha Mukha Yoga serves the right to change the location or the hours of the training if the need arises.