Hatha Yoga Background
Simon Rowe's intensive Hatha Yoga 200hr training was undertaken with Duncan Hulin, Yoga Director, Devon School of Yoga, in Varkala, Kerala State, South India,in 2003 where he completed the School's Foundation Course in Hatha Yoga. He stayed on for another six months practicing yoga, visiting ashrams and training with local teachers. A 4 day workshop in Pranayama, Meditation and Asanas was also completed in southern Spain, followed by further advanced workshops with the Devon School of Yoga.
He has also attended a Sarah Powers Yin Yoga training with Tri-Yoga in London and a Sivananda Yoga retreat with Ishwara in the Lake District. Further trainings have been undertaken in Shiatsu and Tuina bodywork therapies to aid hands-on adjustments.
An Meditation retreat with the British Taoist Association was completed in Sussex during Spring 2006. Taoist philosophy, daoyin qigong, walking meditations and sitting practices were also followed.
Further Yogic Meditation teacher training is currently being undertaken with Swami Saradandanda in London
upon completion it will be recognised by the Yoga Alliance Professionals as a certified meditation teacher.
Simon Rowe is a member of the Independent Yoga Network (Yoga Register)