Germany Yoga Conference with Krishnataki in COLOGNE
21st – 24th May 2020
Coming together, sharing and enjoying the practice of yoga and its many different forms allows us to connect within while connecting with others. Often Krishnatkis is invited to go to different festivals and conferences around Europe to offer workshops on Thai massage, give yoga classes and share qi gong instruction. It is also inspiring to see how other teachers teach and to once again become a student and be open to learn as well as share.
Sat 23rd, 11:00 – 12:45 – Five Elements Qi Gong
Meeting the inner alchemy of the Dao. Looking at the five elements practice to increase vibration and longevity and integration into our yoga practice, looking at yoga and martial arts meeting point and how all systems point to one source. We will use basic Qi Gong exercises and short sequences and sounds related to each element and their emotional, physical and mental channels.
Sat 23rd, 16:30 – 18:15 – Master Yin Touch
We will look into how to harmonize the central nervous system using deeper touch with the craniosacral system, using the core link of the spine. Using 3-4 techniques to use when putting hands-on as yoga teachers, for gentle fascial adjustments or for deep relaxation.
Sun 24th, 16:15 – 17:45 – Healing the Second Chakra
Opening the hips and pelvis with the use of dynamic movement and flow, as well as the application of Thai massage. When we address this area we are healing our vulnerability and openness to receive and deal with unsolved sexual issues. It is our most creative center, in the Water Element, helping us to connect with our highest potential.
Krishnataki, originally from Greece, has been teaching Thai Yoga massage, yoga and qi gong since 1998 having lived and studied in Thailand and India. His first gateway to the East was through the inspirational teachings of Tai Chi master Tew Bunnag which led him down the path in search of his true spiritual essence.
He is now a senior massage teacher of the Sunshine Network, and has trained with Thai massage masters Pichet Boonthume, Chayuth Priyasith and Asokananda and has a Sivananda Yoga background. He is passionate about organic farming, Chinese medicine, cooking and nutrition and incorporates aspects of yoga, meditation and Qi Gong into all his courses.
His base is at Sunshine House, where he leads a variety of retreats aimed at igniting the spiritual, healing flame that lies dormant in each and every one of us, however he still spends time travelling abroad to teach and also study, where possible. He is renown for his unique, fun-loving and passionate way of teaching as well as his generous spirit, hot hands and delicious home-made recipes. When he is not teaching, he is with his three beautiful children or soaking in hot spring waters.
Tel: +49 (0) 221 2750
Tram station: Friesenplatz, from the station it’s a 3 minute walk.
The Main Conference is taking place in Pullmann Hotel. This stylish, elegant hotel in the centre of town is only a few minutes from Cologne Cathedral, the Rhine and the old historic district, so you’ll want to make time for some sightseeing after your meetings or before they begin. With 265 Superior and Deluxe rooms and 10 Suites.