Treat yourself with a gift of a whole week diving deep into the Ashtanga Yoga practice with David Robson (KPJAYI Level 2 Authorized) and Jelena Vesic, two superb teachers, while also enjoying a break in one of Italy’s most beautiful regions. This retreat brings together traditional daily guided Mysore-style self-practice, the Sanskrit-counted Led class, and a series of afternoon technical workshops.
Join David Robson and Jelena Vesić in beautiful southern Italy for a very special European Ashtanga Yoga retreat!
Treat yourself with a gift of a week diving deep into the Ashtanga Yoga practice with these superb teachers, while also enjoying a break in one of Italy’s most beautiful regions. Agricola Samadhi, our home for the week is an eco-conscious retreat center with own organic fruit and vegetable gardens, in a peaceful town of Zollino, just 20 minutes drive from fantastic beaches and historical towns.
This retreat brings together traditional daily, guided Mysore-style self-practice, the Sanskrit-counted Led class, and a series of afternoon technical workshops.
The program is suitable for Ashtanga Yoga practitioners of all levels, including teachers who want to take their practice to deeper physical and spiritual levels.
If you are new to Ashtanga Yoga, the opportunity to practice daily with David and Jelena will build a strong foundation for your continued self-practice. If you already have an existing practice, this is a chance to dive deeper in a safe and inspiring way!
David Robson – BIO:
David Robson is the director of the Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Toronto. With 100+ students each morning, he leads one of the world’s largest Mysore programs outside of India. After completing a degree in Comparative Religion, David made his first trip to Mysore, India in 2002, where he initiated studies with his teacher Sharath Jois. Since then he has returned annually to deepen and enrich his practice and teaching, and since 2007 has been an Authorized Level 2 teacher. In addition to running his Mysore program in Toronto, David teaches workshops and retreats around the world, and he has released a popular series of instructional videos on Ashtanga called Learn To Float
JELENA VESIC – BIO:
After studying ballet for 16 years, Jelena made Yoga her sole focus in 2009.
She has studied with her teacher, David Robson, since 2010, and is now leading the evening Mysore program at AYCT. She often assists David Robson on workshops and retreats in Toronto and around the world.