Andean Yoga Ceremony

March 10th – April 1st 2019

with Ann Averbach and Daya Nimai Das  

This 200 hour teacher training will be a 22-day immersion in the heart of the Andes. We will be staying at Nidra Wasi, a holistic retreat center with top accommodation and service.

The training will be a unique opportunity a transformative journey that connects the philosophy of yoga with the teachings of the Andean cosmovision and ceremony.

Andean Yoga Ceremony is an experiential yoga journey, a vision, quest, and epic adventure of self discovery, into and beyond the Self. 

Ann Averbach is deeply committed to helping others transform their lives through yoga. Founder of DiviniTree Yoga Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara, Ann’s mission is to help build conscious community. Her classes are uplifting, creative, inspiring, and full of wisdom. She lives and breathes yoga and community, and is committed to helping yogis on the path of awakening to live more authentic lives that are in harmony with the earth.

Ann has dedicated her life to learning and teaching yoga in its many diverse forms all around the world. From the Himalayas to the Amazon and from Fiji to Kenya, Ann has been harvesting seeds of wisdom and weaving together a tapestry of transformational tools into her life and teachings. Known for her deeply spiritual and yet highly athletic classes.

Yoga Ceremony is meant to bring practitioners to an edge and is based on the belief that when we push ourselves out of our comfort zones and walk the edge we truly live. Fusing vinyasa with the freedom and femininity of dance, the awareness of subtle energy work, weaving in positive affirmation and awareness of our internal dialogue, Yoga Ceremony is known for its intense strength building, strongly intention based nature, and deeply intuitive, liberating, circular movements.

She brings a deep reverence for the earth into her offerings and helps build conscious community around the planet. Ann leads transformational yoga journeys, workshops, and teacher trainings around the world.


Daya Nimai Das Is an Andean Yoga teacher with over 10 years of experience teaching Hatha Vinyasa practice, licensed as a E-RYT 500 by the Yoga Alliance, founder of Nidra Wasi Holistic Retreat Center.

He like to share the ancient teachings of this land, to experience a sense of community and heart opening journeys into the depths of Yoga Philosophy along the Andean Cosmovision.





What will you learn?

  • Hatha vinyasa teaching methodology inspired by the Chakana and the three worlds of the Andean cosmovision: Uku Pacha, Kai Pacha and Hanan Pacha.
  • You will learn how to build sequences, how to teach and have a solid self-practice.
  • Within the program you will learn: Asana, pranayama, meditation, vedanta philosophy, bhakti yoga, karma yoga, anatomy and despacho. 
  • Experience Apu mountains at the sacred Qinsa Kosha lakes at 16,000 feet of elevation.
  • Stay at Nidra Wasi, a sweet family owned bed and breakfast outside of Pisac, in a great location.  
  • Enjoy fresh organic home cooked meals with local Andean produce. 

Experience visionary plant ceremonies with world renowned musician, Alonso del Rio, in his Templo in Taray, Peru.  Alonso has created The Winaypaq school for Andean children in the sacred valley as well as a land stewardship and reforestation project in the amazon.


All inclusive price: $3300 early bird, $3500 regular.

Early Bird until January 15th

Machu Pichu extension: $500