AZAHAR Foundation has organized a Teacher Training in 2017, allowing 9 people to attend and get a 200 hours courses. 8 among the students got their certificate and now are able to teach yoga in Khmer and English, with knowledges related to Asian anatomy. Updates and Immersions are also scheduled throughout the year to improve the level of our teachers.
Yoga Alliance Professional Standard Cambodian Yoga Instructors Yoga Classes in Khmer and English
Instructors in Phnom Penh
KAUY Chhayleang She is a yoga teacher of AZAHAR Cambodia studio. She has practiced yoga in her early adult and gradually she started to advance her knowledge in yoga by attended Yoga Teacher Training last year with YOGA UK ALLIANCE, which was supported by AZAHAR Foundation. She also has involved in many activities like yoga retreat with Yogeswaris AZAHAR, who is a worldwide senior Jivamukti Yoga teacher, Peace Program and Relaxation workshop. Now she is teaching mixed level style and relaxation and meditation class at AZAHAR Cambodia studio. Since breathing is the symbol of life you will hear a lots of time in her class, calls out “INHALE, EXALE”. You will fully enjoy, energy, consciousness and start to love yourself more after regular practice with her. “A MIND FREE FROM ALL DISTURBANCES IS YOGA” –Patanjali.
KOEM Nith He has practiced yoga for years. He has experienced different styles such as Jivamukti Yoga, Astanga Vinyasa, Vinyasa Flow and Fly Fit. He finished yoga teacher training for 200 hours (Yoga Soul Body Fit), Yoga Alliance UK. Attend his classes and you will understand more about your amazing body and beautiful mind. If you want to challenge yourself and your connection to your body safely, come to his class and share with his. Don't hesitate; he is by your side to help you on this journey. Enjoy your daily life with yoga, have a wonderful day!
NGET Srey Neang She has been practicing yoga in 2014, follow by daily class practices, immersion workshop, yoga retreats participated and 200 hrs Yoga Teacher Training and capacity building on 38 hours of Fly Fit yoga which were supported by AZAHAR Foundation. Her first interest with Yoga practice is about the stress releasing and give benefit such as good health and comfortable. Enjoy your life with yoga!
NON Sreynoch Non Sreynoch, 25 years old, certifies yoga teacher at AZAHAR Cambodia studio in Phnom Penh. Her teaching style brings together with the elements of strength, flexibility and balancing, encouraging to her students to break limitation on the mat. She began her yoga practice since 2014 and she found the spiritual and mental benefit from that practice such pranayama, asana and meditation. She realizes and wishes to see everyone to get those benefits as her. She is now a qualifies yoga teacher with 200hrs Yoga Teacher Training, that was supported by AZAHAR Foundation.
KHUN Raty She is a yoga instructor and also an IT & Graphic designer Manager at AZAHAR Cambodia. When she was 13 years old, she took her first wonderful yoga class at orphanage center with Yogeswari, founder of AZAHAR Foundation. Then she practiced yoga every weekend at one Yoga center in Phnom Penh for 3 years, which was supported by Yogeswari. She starts with AZAHAR Foundation again in 2015, in Peace Curriculum Program. She completed 200hrs Yoga Teacher Training that sponsored by AZAHAR Foundation. She is continues professional development in Fly Fit Yoga 38 hours. She really enjoys with the smiling face of people after they join her class. She will show you that your body can do many yoga poses with your awareness and you will enjoy it and make your mind peaceful. Namaste!
PANHA Thyna She is a certified yoga instructor in AZAHAR Foundation now and she’s been practicing yoga in AZAHAR Foundation since 2015 and she also completely finished Yoga Soul Body teacher training with Yoga Phnom Penh in 2017. More over Thyna also has been learned different kind of yoga as such Jivamuthi yoga, Hatha yoga, Astanga vinyasa and also vinyasa flow. In the classes focuses about breathing with movement flow with poses to another poses, workout abd strengthening body to get stronger and meditation, relaxation to make our soul beautiful to calm down inside of us. Once thing Thyna also chanting some Mantra in Sanskrit language with a harmonium.
Hani MANSOUR Active Meditation instructor Hani is originally from Egypt and he is a Meditation Facilitator, Energy Healer, Tarot Cards Reader, Artist, and Creative Director. With an extensive background of healing practices, through awakening experiences and extended meditations, he uses creative meditation techniques, bodywork, art and music as tools for transformation and expanding self-awareness. Helping people being present in the Now to create greater health, happiness, and love in their life.
SAM Tharoth Ancient Khmer Fighting Tharoth Sam is the first Cambodian female MMA fighter. I practiced traditional martial art called Bokator since 2008, and boxing for years. I'm also an action actress of Cambodia who won the Talented Actress award in 2018 from the International Cambodia Film Festival (ICFF). I love to share my Knowledge to inspire other women know how to fight, and how to self-defend and be strong, stay fit and healthy.
XANGE Heang Hip Hop Dancing I started learning hip hop since July 2015 in Japanese company in Siem Reap. My trainer and teacher are from Japan .I have been in Thailand for 2 months to join dance workshop. Dancing is my passion. I want to share all my experience to everyone and also to improve my skill in the same time.
Instructors in Siem Reap
VAT Sreylin She was born in Kandal province and moved to live in orphanages in 2006, where she met Yogeswari in 2008, president of AZAHAR Foundation. It the first time that she knows what yoga is and know how to chant mantra and start her yoga practice. Sreylin joint Yoga Teacher Training, 200 hrs in 2017, which was supported by AZAHAR Foundation. Now she teaches yoga at AZAHAR Center for Peace Yoga and the Arts in Siem Reap province. Yoga is the connection between people, animals and environment. Namaste!
SEAN Sreymom Meditation club instructor By 2017 I met a peace architect at the same time I feel burn out from my NGO job of working with hearing a lot of problem from vulnerable group in communities, my energy getting down. But meditation practice keeps me strong and stays my energy still. Also meditation help me to improve my quality of my sleeping, I used to have problem in sleeping, hard to sleep at night and also sleep with dreaming a lot. From 2018, I paid my volunteer time to guide meditation sessions for children in primary school and I also participated in Fellowship program for Global Peace on the move 21 in Thailand. As peace agent spirit, I continue build peace in and peace out by staying meditation habit and I running mediation club in AHAZAHAR Foundation for providing opportunity for community to meditate for mental health care and peace building.
Trainees to Yoga Teacher in Phnom Penh
VATH Soveth Soveth is graduated from Pannasastra University of Cambodia as International Relation. She works as Communication Manager at AZAHAR Cambodia Center. Besides working, she spend her weekend to join yoga teacher training course with AZAHAR in Phnom Penh. She finished 100 hours Yoga Teacher Training Course in early 2019 and now she in the middle of joining 200 hours Yoga Teacher Training Course at AZAHAR Cambodia Center. Namaste!
KOEM Mesa Mesa has been practice yoga since 2016, then she attended in one year Peace Program, and Yoga Teacher Training (100hours) at AZAHAR Center which is supported by AZAHAR Cambodia. Now she is a junior yoga instructor at AZAHAR Center. Practice yoga is making mind fresh and relax, and also can restore our body with positive energy.
PUTHCHAN Chhorvy Chhorvy is a high school student at Chea Sim Chom Reon Rath Hight School. She has been volunteered of teaching skateboarding to kids at Skateistan NGO. She started practice yoga since 2017 and she completed 100hur Yoga Teacher Training at AZAHAR Cambodia. She really happy when she understand about yoga and she get benefit from yoga such as meditation, pranayama, and asana. She wants to see young people practice and get benefit from yoga like her.
VANN Rithy Rithy is the first year in bachelor's degree in agricultural education and promotion of Royal University of Agriculture. He is the Taekwondo instructor at the Olympic Stadium and he is a peace student at AZAHAR Cambodia Center. He finished 100 hour Yoga teacher training course in early 2019 and now he is joining 200 hour Yoga teacher training course at AZAHAR Cambodia Center.
PHUM Thona Thona is graduated at Asia Euro University as Information Technology. She has been practice yoga since 2016. She has been completed yoga teacher training 100 hours at AZAHAR Center. Now she is a junior yoga instructor at AZAHAR center. She like yoga because yoga is make her feel relax and calm down.
SIEN Kongrathana Rathana was born in Kompong Speu Province. She is graduated bachelor’s degree of Computer Science in 2017 at Pannasastra University of Cambodia. Nowadays, she is working at Smart Axiata Co., Ltd. Besides working, she spend my weekend to join yoga teacher training course at AZAHAR Cambodia in Phnom Penh. Moreover, sometimes she have spent her weekend to cook and share the vegan food to the street people around Phnom Penh city for giving chance to those people with the new taste without meet for promoting peace. Furthermore, she has joint social work as the project coordinator at Takeo province, which sponsor by AZAHAR Cambodia to provide Yoga, English, and many other fields to push those young people to be good people in their society. Namaste!
MEK Sreylin Mek Sreylin is graduated from Royal University of Agriculture, majoring on Renewable Energy for Agriculture from faculty Agricultural Engineering, now she is working at Biogas technology and information center, Cambodia (BTIC) in the position Administrator officer. In the weekend, she joint Peace program and yoga teacher training course at AZAHAR Cambodia. She has been finished 100hrs of teacher training course and now she in process of joining 200hrs of teacher training course as well and teaching as community class in AZAHAR too. Namaste
Trainees to Yoga Teacher in Siem Reap
NORT Sokhom Sokhom Nort graduated High school in 2017 at 28 MAKARA high school. Then she got scholarship in PEPY empowering Youth for one year about English, Computer and soft skills. It includes Time management, leadership, Critical thinking, and Project management. After that she continues electricity at Vocational Training school. She love to join social work like volunteer to plant trees, workshop and also cycling.