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200hr RYT Yoga Teacher Training with Shy Sayar

Still & Moving Center  is proud to present Shy Sayar
June 3-30, 2018: Kaimuki, Honolulu HI

Please note: This event will take place at an outside venue in Kaimuki

Immerse yourself in Yoga and Ayurveda and become a Yoga Alliance certified yoga teacher in this 4-week immersion training on beautiful Oahu Island in Hawaii!

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The Tantravaya Yoga Teacher Training is a comprehensive internationally respected program designed to deepen your understanding of yoga and ayurvedic principles.  
The Tantravaya training method is unique in that it's not limited to any "style" or blend of styles. Instead, it emphasizes universal principles of alignment within the context of ayurvedic and yogic practices. 
Using Tadasana (Mountain Pose) as our starting point, we study the structure, anatomy, principal actions and bandhas involved, and proceed to apply the insights to every type of yoga pose.
ith exceptional attention devoted to practical training and ample teaching experience time, Tantravaya Yoga Teacher Trainings have a proven track record of producing effective, confident yoga teachers who are ready to teach upon graduation and stand out in the world of yoga.
The Tantravaya Yoga Teacher Training Program is registered with Yoga Alliance and provides the most widely recognized yoga teacher certification credentials in the world. Our primary goal is to cultivate a solid, safe, and effective practice as the foundation of skillful teaching.

What You Will Learn
Yoga & Ayurveda: Learn how to customize the practice to each individual constitution, current condition/s and lifestyle, as well as to the season, the environment and the times of the day

 Anatomy-Based Alignment: Master the 8 universal principles of posture & movement, dictated by human anatomy, that are necessary and sufficient to bring every body safely and effectively to every physical gesture, while honoring individual differences

 Yoga & The Brain: Learn to challenge coordination, balance, attention & mental flexibility, and how these are crucial for keeping the brain neuro-plastic as we age for improved physical, emotional and mental health

 Teaching Technique, Adjustments & Modifications: Develop expertise in pedagogical methodologies to make every teaching accessible to every student and to make practices available to everyone with variations, technique workshopping and hands-on assists.


Effective & Non-Violent Communication: Cultivate skillful communication as a teacher and as a kind member of humanity through NVC and mindful speech.

The Wisdom of Compassionate Ethics: Study ancient wisdom alongside contemporary perspectives on ethics in a open minded and non-judgmental way that is free of maxims and rules.

on-Dual Yoga Philosophy: Establish fluency and profound understanding of the principle tenets and concepts in Yoga philosophy, Tantra and Advaita Vedanta, in conjunction with support from contemporary science and discoveries in particle physics, cosmology and logical reasoning.

Tantravaya is a an internationally respected yoga & ayurveda school offering trainings and immersions in Hawaii, California & worldwide.
Our training method is uniquely effective since it is not limited to any "style", or blend of styles. Instead, it emphasizes universal principles of alignment and respect for individual differences within the context of yoga therapy, Ayurveda and yoga practices.

The training is held at our private yoga studio in the hip Kaimuki neighborhood of Honolulu
We are happy to help all those coming from off-island to find affordable accommodations!
Shared accommodation with other trainees available

We believe that the world's highest quality yoga teacher trainings should be as affordable as possible to every committed student who wants to skillfully share the teachings with the world. We offer you unparalleled quality at unmatched rates in amazing Hawaii.

$3000 with Payment Plans Available

No refunds shall be issued after a course has started for any reason. Failure to attend one day of training or more may result in removal from the course without refund. Inappropriate behavior including but not limited to verbal, physical or emotional violence towards any person during the training will result in removal from the course without refund.


Shy Sayar
Yoga Therapist


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Tantravaya Yoga director SHY SAYAR is a yoga therapist and a registered yoga teacher & continuing education provider at the highest level offered by Yoga Alliance. Well into his third decade with yoga, Shy has tens of thousands of hours of experience bringing yoga to students of all levels, treating patients, and training yoga teachers and therapists around the globe. Shy has offered coursework on education and pedagogy, as well as yoga philosophy and classical Indian literature at the University of California, Berkeley. In his yoga teaching, Shy integrates his experience in higher education with skillful attention to different learning styles, making even the most complex teachings approachable to every student. His unique Tantravaya Yoga Therapy method has shown remarkable results in posture correction, pain relief and improved balance, as well as healing emotional trauma and addressing the roots of psychological symptoms, such as anxiety and depression.