Sammasati Retreat’s Yoga Teachers
Our Yoga have diverse experience in various Yoga styles like Hatha, Ashtanga, Vinyasa Flow,
Yoga Philosophy and Meditation.
Yogi Abhay E – RYT 500. Yoga Philosophy, Asana, Pranayam Teacher.
Yogi Abhay has chosen his individual path of Yoga and Meditation following his heart. He dived deeply into Yoga and meditation and shares his wisdom with his meditative presence. Every Yoga teacher training or any retreat becomes very fantastic and enjoyable with him. His inspiring teachings and presence creates a better understanding for participants and helps them to grow on the path of Yoga and meditation.
He Graduated his Yoga Teacher Training at Kaivalyadham, Lonavala in 2004 and since 2006 he has been teaching Yoga and Meditation in India and Thailand. He has taught in more than 50 yoga teacher training till 2017. He worked as a “Spiritual Catalyst” for many of his students which help them trigger their spiritual journey.
Yogini Manisha – E-RYT 500
Manisha who was born in a spiritual family got introduced to yoga with her marriage to Yogi Abhay in 2011. When Manisha witnessed first-hand, the changes that yoga and meditation brought in students, it sparked her interest which her husband encouraged further. In a short stint, she became an ardent follower of the teachings of yoga and started the regular practice of meditation. Sharing the knowledge she had gained with students from across the world came quite naturally to her and she got involved with the training programs and administration of the training center. She also learned here various styles of yoga like Ashtanga, Vinyasa Flow, Sivananda and traditional Hatha Yoga.With dedicated practice and in-depth knowledge, she developed her teaching style which comes with a playful attitude. Her vivacious and light-hearted personality infuses her classes with love and joy. Her classes are vibrant with laughter and conclude in tranquility which has made her widely popular among students who continue to return to train with her.
Yogesh Patel (Acharya Yogesh) – E – RYT 500 Yoga Philosophy Teacher
Acharya Yogesh is an authentic gem in the world of yoga. Yogesh is raised in the traditional Indian yogic family where his first seed of yogic consciousness was sowed in the very childhood. Yogesh has taught in more than 80 Teacher Training Programs and Workshops. On his philosophical and spiritual journey, he has studied many of the great seekers of Truth such as Patanjali, Osho, Buddha, Gurdjieff, Sri Krishna, Sri Aurobindo, Shankaracharya and much more. In his teachings and his lifestyle, he combines all the knowledge he has received from various paths of spirituality. He processes the information given to him by these seekers, chooses what is of knowledge to him, and applies this knowledge to his daily life. We can honestly say that he lives “yoga”.
He has extensively traveled to the west and shared his knowledge of yoga to many countries. Over these years he has developed a scientific attitude towards spiritual practices leading to a combination of Eastern feeling and Western mind. He specializes in yogic philosophy, Hatha yoga, yogic anatomy, pranayama, meditation, and various cleansing processes. With the art of storytelling, he can turn complex philosophical teachings into comprehensible material for his students. He is also a chakra healer, a practice that integrates alternate healing therapies. In his healing method, he incorporates a combination of chakra therapy, mudra therapy, pranic healing, aromatherapy, sound therapy and psychological counseling.