Energise your Body ~ Awaken your Mind ~ Elevate your Spirit ~
Merge with the Life-Force & Express you Essence!

This Intensive Training Consists Of:
24 days with 180 lesson-time hours, plus another 30 hours practice in the morning (sadhana) and 40 hours of personal learning (reading and practicing the techniques at home) - a total of 250 hours.

Further Information About the Training:


Sara Avtar (Founding Creator of Shakti Dance®)
Abiola Akinbiyi (Lead Trainer)


27th August - 1st September 2020        

   11th - 18th October 2020   

   3rd - 10th January 2021

   20th - 21st March 2021     


Main Venue:

Espace Rivoire is a Healing center, a little corner of paradise located in the Jura mountains - in the heart of the Bugey forest, near Lyon and Geneva in Switzerland (about 1 hour by train or shuttle). Vegetarian food, tea and snacks are included.

Rivoire, 01430 Vieu-d'Izenave

Info & Registration:


Training Costs:

Total Cost of Training Program 
€2,240 before 15th June, pay a deposit of €747 to secure your place

€2,340 after 15th June, pay a deposit of €780 to secure your place

Non-refundable deposit:
€747 before 15th June,  2020 and €780 after 15th June, 2020

To secure your place - see Pay-Button below

A: Teacher Training Program Fees

Total Training Program (Tuition) Fee = €2,240 before 15th June, 2020 and 2,340 after 15th June, 2020: This fee includes registration, training fees, teaching materials, organisation costs, exam, certification & 1 year enrolment as 'Academic Member' in the Shakti Dance Academy.

B: Accommodation Costs:

50 € (tent in summer) or 89 € (single room) vegetarian food included (except for the two days of exam in Lyon, food is not included). Please ask for the table for accommodation possibilities in Rivoire (www.espacerivoire.fr)

Enriching Benefits of This Training:

  • Learn a repertoire of gentle flowing asanas and varied movement sequences characteristic of the different phases of a Shakti Dance® class.
  • Learn the organic principles of movement and how to apply them to activate your prana-shakti, and create self-healing exercises.
  • Learn to activate different energy qualities with different types of movements and how to sequence them for balance, according to various systems of Yogic Anatomy (Gunas, Vayus, Chakras, Nadis, Meridians, Rasas, etc.).
  • Enter into a transformative experience, releasing deep tension and blockages - refining your senses and heightening awareness.
  • Open your physical, energetic and mental bodies for increased vitality and creative capacity. 
  • Learn to listen deeply to the impulse of inner being, while developing your meditative mind,
  • Develop your capacity to move with grace, giving expression to the unfolding flow of Prana-Shakti.
  • With in-depth practice, open yourself to an unlimited number of possible sequences to enhance many different themes.
  • Develop your practice so that spontaneous sequences develop each time you teach - in harmony with different conditions of time and space.
  • Experience yourself as a divine instrument through which your soul-being can express itself creatively to realize its potential.
  • Harmonize your mind and body to feel and perceive deeply the true presence of Being you are.
  • Share and teach what you love, nourishing others - professionally with authenticity.

Express your Essence with Radiance!

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Non-refundable Deposit of

€747 before 15th April, 2020

€780 after 15th April, 2020

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