Join Power Living’s master facilitators and dive into yoga philosophy; the heart of what this ancient practice is built upon. This retreat will draw out your divine human qualities of Truth, Peace, Non-violence and Love, thus harmonising the mind and enriching ones Victorious Heart. It will directly impact your personal practice and the lives of the students you teach.


  • Open to 200hr qualified teachers on their 500hr pathway, looking to develop their teaching skills AND to committed students with a thirst for knowledge, wanting to find out more about yoga philosophy.
  • Learn effective techniques for delivering potent philosophy in your classes to spark a deep level of self-enquiry within your students.
  • Daily asana, pranayama, meditation and spirited Kirtan, all aimed at drawing out the Divine from within.
  • Discover how yoga philosophy is relevant to shaping and evolving your life and living yoga off the mat.
  • We’ll Study The Mahabharata – the Jaya text embodies one of the purest descriptions of the struggle of good versus evil, or dharma versus adharma. Unearth how this ancient and epic text is just as powerful and relevant in today’s world as we break down the mystique of these allegoric teachings.
  • Get clean with a week of delicious, vegetarian Sattvic food to leave you feeling rejuvenated and restored.
  • Set in the spectacular surrounds of Byron Bay, the immersion will offer an inspiring atmosphere for you to reflect, reaffirm and renew your life with a week of passionate practice, philosophical theory and heartfelt discussion.

CERTIFICATION: The training forms part of the 500hr teacher training pathway. 200hr RYT will be eligible to receive 30hrs towards their RYT 500hr Certification with Yoga Alliance and 30hrs towards their 350hr Certificate with Yoga Australia.


LOCATION: Tallow Beach Houses, Byron Bay
DATES: Sunday 18 – Saturday 24 November 2018

COST: $2,799 (10% member discount) | Includes shared accommodation in beautiful cottages with private bathrooms and verandahs, delicious nourishing meals and retreat manuals. Excludes flights and airport transfers.



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Keenan Crisp

Keenan is Power Livings resident traditional Yogi who fuses an authentic understanding of Bhakti Yoga with the modern day flavour of Power Living.

Keenan has committed himself to studying a range of yoga styles and has qualifications including Baron Baptiste Levels 1 and 2 and Paul Grilley Level 2. He has travelled the world studying yoga under many of the world’s greatest teachers and Swamis, including His Holiness Swami Durgand Swaraswatie in Rishikesh and 14 months in the immediate presence of Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba. Keenan has studied at SVYASA Vivekananda Ashram Bangalore, Bihar School of Yoga, Astanga Vinyasa at Mysore. After 15 years of practice Keenan believes that he is really only a beginner but being passionate about what he has gained from the practice chooses to share all that he can with those open to learn from him.

Keenan teaches from a depth of traditional experience that ensures every class is deeply connected, spiritually powerful and uniquely delivered with love and warmth for all. Keenan’s love for life and all beings in it, his sense of natural joy and appreciation of life creates a space that is fertile for growth.

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Duncan Peak

Duncan is the original pioneer of contemporary yoga in Australia and the Founder, Master Facilitator and CEO of Power Living. The teacher of teachers, Duncan is committed to raising the bar on the level of yoga facilitation across the country. He’s a passionate yogi, soul surfer and spiritual warrior.

With 14+ years of teaching experience behind him, Dunx continues to share his modern-day yoga philosophy with the community. He has an anatomy background in NeuroSpinology, has completed extensive traditional yoga studies with Georg Feuerstein and practiced Raja Yoga for nearly 20 years. Smashing the traditional yoga stereotypes, it’s Duncan’s creative vision and courageous spirit that has shaped what Power Living is today: one of Australia’s largest and most successful yoga communities.

Adam Whiting

A passionate and inspired yogi, Adam Whiting teaches across Sydney for Power Living Australia Yoga. Coming from Charlotte, North Carolina, he brings with him a playful energy, which the P.L.A.Y community has quickly come to know and love.

As a voracious student of yogic theory and practice, Adam has studied and practiced with Rod Stryker, Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, Tiffany Cruikshank, Dice Iida-Klein, Briohny Smyth and Baron Baptiste. The resulting culmination of his diverse yoga study is a teaching style that artfully blends anatomical precision with powerful, energetic emotion and yogic tradition.

Adam loves the playfulness and creative freedom found in crafting an intelligently sequenced vinyasa flow class. When he’s not leading a meditation, you can find him cracking jokes and calling poses to the soundtrack of an upbeat, energetic playlist in his challenging but empowering vinyasa flow classes.

Adam is also partial to breaking down and inverting the flow with a focus on advanced arm balances and inversions. A talented musician, you will often find Adam in class with his guitar, a blissful experience bringing the power of raw, acoustic energy into the classroom.

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