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Brazil Okido Yoga Immersion 2018

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Rio de Janeiro

joatinga beach

Rio de Janeiro, RJ

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Bem-vindo! Bienvenido! Youkoso! Benvenuto! Welkom! Welcome!

Join Fernando Montoto & guest teachers, for an exclusive 7 days of Okido yoga & healing study at gorgeous beach side location, Rio de Janeiro Brazil. The live-in residential experience is limited to a small group of 8 students to allow opportunity for a tailored program of self exploration, nourishment and learning while sharing among a supportive team of teachers, local students, friends and facilitators. Relax and enjoy the sights, sounds and cultural experiences unique to Rio de Janeiro.

The Okido Yoga Immersion includes:
- Daily nourishing shared macrobiotic breakfast and lunch with famous local macrobiotic chef Carla Saboya
- Dojo style share house accommodation tailored to your needs (singles & couples)
- Daily Okido yoga classes & healing sessions
- Full cultural and area orientation
- Connection to optional daily afternoon guided activities including sight-seeing, dance classes (e.g. samba, afro-brazilian, capoeira), hang-gliding, beach time, experience local cuisine, language classes, volunteer work and much more.

Fernando Montoto will be sharing unique Okido yoga and healing practices including:
- Kanrenbui – an ancient healing art that revitalises Ki via body relation points
- Hara strengthening exercises
- Therapeutic corrective exercises
- Okido healing and philosophy
- Breathing and purification practices
- Partner work

About Fernando Montoto
True to the Okido way, Fernando brings compassion, harmony, clarity, wisdom, kindness and fun to each teaching session. A celebrated student of the late legendary master Masahiro Oki, Fernando lived in master Oki’s Mishima Dojo in Japan for several years. He introduced Okido to Latin American countries in the 80’s and now regularly teaches worldwide including in New York City and Japan. He runs Okido yoga teacher training in Brazil and Argentina, Colombia and Mexico. Fernando is a well-known author of Kanrenbui - Mystery of the Body’s Relationship, published in both Portuguese and English. Also a renowned shiatsu practitioner, he offers healing sessions across Latin America.

Accommodation / Location
Large spacious share house with 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and swimming pool located on Pedra da Gávea, a famous granite mountain feature by the ocean. Enjoy a short climb to see Rio from the top! A 30 minute walk (10 minutes by car) to the beautiful and private Joatinga beach. Close walking distance to local restaurants, shops and cafes.

Costs (AUD)
Super early bird $1,300 Deposit 1 $500 - 30 April. Pay in full by 30 June.

Early Bird Price $1,350 Deposit 1 $500 - 30 May. Pay full by 30 July.

Full cost $1450 Deposit 1 $500 30 June. Paid in full by 30 July.

- Inclusive of 8 nights accommodation in spacious share house close to the beach
- Breakfasts & lunches for 7 days
- All tuition & classes
- Connection to local community for cultural advice and orientation
- Full support & guidance before & during immersion program
- Free pick up from the airport, by arrangement
- Acess to local guides for guided activities and external classes

Additional Costs (not included) :
- Flights and transfers to Rio de Janeiro accommodation
- Visa (Tourist Visa for Australian Citizen approximately $216 AUD)
- Travel insurance
- Local dinners
- Extra optional tour costs, entrance, sight-seeing fees, & external class fees
- further nights, by arrangement, at the house

Further Enquiries:

email: brazilokidoyoga@gmail.com
FB: Brazil Okido Yoga Immersion

Nathaniel Muller
Okido Yoga teacher based in Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
castlemaineyoga@gmail.com
Facebook: Nathaniel Muller or Encompass Yoga

Linda Rylands
Okido Yoga teacher from Brisbane now based in Alice Springs, NT Australia
linda@diversityot.com.au
Facebook: Linda Ryl or Diversity OT

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