Yoga Teacher Training Residential Intensive


Yoga Teacher Training Residential with Yoga Dharma. This intensive course meets full 200 hour Yoga Alliance standards. Immerse yourself fully in your yoga practice and studies. Yoga Dhrama Veliko Tarnovo is a residential centre in the hills of Bulgaria, with studio, pool and a tranquil space.

Your day will begin with an in-depth exploration of shat karmas, asana and pranayama. You will receive individual adjustments and modifications to include the benefits and contraindications.

Yoga Teacher Training Residential Intensive
Yoga Teacher Training Residential Intensive


The days are divided into workshops to include, class planning and structure, teaching skills, adjusting and modifying postures, contraindications, yoga philolosphy including the yoga Sutras, Baghavad gita and yoga history. The ethics of being a yoga teacher. Interpersonal skills. Marketing and the business of yoga.

By the end of the course you will feel confident in teaching a yoga class to your peers, with individuality and flair.


On successful completion you  receive a Yoga Dharma 200 Hour Teacher Training Certificate. With 20 years experience running teacher training courses you are safe in the hands of experts.

Your course director and principle trainer, Martin Thompson, has a lifetime of yoga experience to call on. His practice began more than 45 year ago and he has been running Yoga Dharma for nearly 20 years. Yoga Dharma provides preeminent  standards of teaching, which they promote through their training courses across the UK, Europe, and their yoga studios.


A Yoga Dharma Teacher Training course is a comprehensive immersion into the technical, practical, and subtle aspects of yoga. The course will include:

  • Practical aspects of class planning and teaching
  • Adjusting and aligning posture
  • Applied anatomy
  • Mapping and applying the subtle body
  • Chakras, bandhas, nadis, mudras, grathis, Vayus, and koshas
  • Detailed introduction on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
  • The yoga concept of mind
  • Pratayahara, dharana and Dhyana
  • Ethical marketing supported with the Yamas and Niyamas
  • Comprehensive course manual and handouts


Your knowledge of the practical and philosophical subjects of yoga will set you apart, enabling you to run individual and rewarding yoga classes. This course is designed for those who wish to immerse themselves in the heart of yoga, whether or not they wish to go on to teach.


Yoga Dharma have built an enviable reputation over nearly two decades and they have the team, the expertise and infrastructure to ensure this course meets individual needs.


  • All meals and refreshments on site
  • All course materials and manual
  • Accommodation


  • Transfers and flights