Yandara Yoga Institute


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13-260 Pohoiki Road

Pāhoa, Hawaii, United States

Types of Yoga Taught

Flow Yoga

Alignment-Oriented Yoga

Fitness Yoga

Spiritually-Oriented Yoga

Gentle Yoga

Trainings Formats

usually intensive/immersion

trainees stay on-site

Destination / retreat



Other Locations

Yandara Yoga Institute
Vällarevägen 6,Skinnskatteberg, Sweden

Yandara Yoga Institute (Bali)
Bali, Indonesia

Yandara Yoga Institute (San Ysidro)
San Ysidro
San Diego, CA, USA

Yandara Yoga Institute (Todos Santos)
Todos Santos 116, Bellavista
23050 La Paz, B.C.S., Mexico

About Yandara Yoga Institute

Yandara Yoga's Teacher Training Courses emphasizes Practice and Teaching Skills; including organizing and sequencing a class, creating confidence, pranayama, philosophy and making postural corrections. You will learn to teach yoga with precision alignment, emphasizing heart-felt...

Yandara Yoga's Teacher Training Courses emphasizes Practice and Teaching Skills; including organizing and sequencing a class, creating confidence, pranayama, philosophy and making postural corrections. You will learn to teach yoga with precision alignment, emphasizing heart-felt presence. Our curriculum will enable you to formulate and nurture your own personal teaching style. We offer a non-denominational style of yoga instruction, comprised with the strengths of selected yoga lineages including Vinyasa Flow yoga, Power Yoga, Yin yoga, Dharma yoga, and Iyengar yoga. Yandara Yoga Institute offers you an immersion into the yogic lifestyle and the path of teaching from the heart. Throughout our programs you will have the experience of living in community while being surrounded by the soothing power of nature. With over 18 training sessions a year Yandara is one of the largest and most successful open-style yoga teacher training schools around. Admission is open to all levels, ages and experience. We have a number of beach front Yoga Teacher Trainings available. If you prefer to visit our beautiful home in Baja, Mexico, you can choose between a 16 or 26 day class. If you choose to travel to Bali or Hawaii, you can enjoy our 16 day courses at our retreat centers there. We look forward to meeting you! Namaste!

First Registered August 2004

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First Registered August 2004

School Reviews

Total Reviews: 1109

By Kelsey Britt RYT® 200

Jun 26, 2022

The school is located in a magical place in Baja. Close to the ocean and in the desert, it's easy to sink into nature, the training materials, and the connections that you make with your fellow yogis and the instructors. I think one of the strengths of this training is those connections: many aspects of the training allow you to drop into vulnerability and connect with the people around you in a loving way. These connections and that atmosphere of care and compassion make it a wonderful place to learn and to take the risks needed to grow as an individual and as a yoga teacher. I had so many impactful experiences at this training and overall loved my time there, but I would have liked the training to more fully address cultural appropriation, business practices for yoga in the world of online learning, and trauma-informed practices. Full Review

By Farm Love Yoga RYT® 200

Jun 23, 2022

This is a one of a kind training that works as much as an inside out cleanse as it does professional development. Little nuggets of the teachings were like seeds planted during the 17 day intensive but have surprisingly taken root even more deeply after the program ended. I can still hear Craig's voice "if it feels good, it is good." It was really, really good. Full Review

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Teaching Staff

Allison Eaton

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Craig Perkins

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Shane-Christopher Christopher Perkins Shane-Christopher Christopher Perkins

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Mercy Ananda

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Nicolina Sandstedt

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Amber Young

E-RYT® 200, RYT® 500, YACEP®

Sarasvati Young Sarasvati Young

E-RYT® 200, RYT® 500

Anne Dinsmore Anne Dinsmore

E-RYT® 200, YACEP®

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