Stumbling up the path of yoga. Goa, January 2018

I’m not sure if I could have been in more of a mess when I turned up to the first morning of my month of yoga teacher training at Sampoorna Yoga in Goa.
I could dance around the point here to never truly land on it, but to put it bluntly, I have never disliked myself as much as I did on the lead up to getting on the plane to head off to begin the next chapter of my life, a chapter that once had been a fantastical fictional dream, a faraway glisten in my eye whenever I talked about it, a chapter I worked so bloody hard to save up for, a chapter that now, sadly, I wasn’t even sure I still wanted to begin to write. Continue Reading →

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Written by Kimberley Chandler. Kimberley is 30 years old, and hails from the rugged Cornish coast of Southern England. Practicing yoga for over five years, she truly fell into her practice whilst working at Soul & Surf yoga and surf retreat in Kerala, Southern India. Discovering her love of the dynamic style of Vinyasa Flow, she found her firm footing on the path of yoga and completed her 200hrs in 2018 at Sampoorna Yoga, Goa. She is also a keen story teller, traveller and photographer.
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Sampoorna Yoga Teacher Training School has been a registered international yoga school with Yoga Alliance, holding RYS-200, RYS-300, RYS-500, and YACEP designations since 2009. Its online and in-person Yoga Teacher Training Courses and Certifications are recognized and accepted worldwide, enabling all graduates to teach globally. Upon course completion, participants receive a 200-Hour, 300-Hour, or 50-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification, allowing registration as RYTs (Registered Yoga Teachers) with Yoga Alliance. Our Yoga Teacher Training Certificate Courses empower you to teach legally in any country, whether you choose to register with Yoga Alliance registration or not.