Erica Bhavani

Erica has been practicing yoga, spirituality and healing modalities for over 10 years. Having explored other forms of bodywork already, she found a real connection and faith upon discovering Thai Yoga Massage, and hasn’t looked back since. This work transformed her through its elements of creativity and connection, rooted in a spiritual practice that helps the healing of others as well as ourselves.

– Certification through the Sunshine Network, following the tradition of Asokananda.
– Studied and taught beside Pau Castellsagué of the Sunshine House in Greece since 2015.
– Studied and taught alongside Katrin Heuser of Hadadi School of Thai Massage in Portugal since 2016.
– Many other influences and teachers along the way!!

– Canadian. Travelling and living abroad since 2011/2013.
– Erica has lived, practiced and taught yoga and Thai massage across three different continents.

– Currently studying the meeting of Oestopathy and Thai Massage, following Katrin Heuser, Arno L’Hermitte and Patrick Tanner.
– Also following traditional medicine and shamanic healing.

 

 

Trainings & Practice

2019

  • Oesteopathy meets Thai Massage – Advanced Practitioner Training for Pelvis, Hips and Sacrum – Patrick Tanner, Thai Massage Vacanza, Switzerland
  • Functional Anatomy with the Anatomy School with Oestopaths Rachel Ellery and Arno L’Hermitte
  • Shamanic Medicine Retreat and Teachings – O Sopro de Deus, Portugal

2018

  • Releasing Energy Patterns; Advanced Course in Thai Massage with Katrin Heuser – Hadadi School of Thai Massage, Portugal
  • Teaching Assistant for Level 1 Thai Massage Course with Katrin Heuser – Hadadi School of Thai Massage, Portugal
  • Teaching Assistant for Beginner’s Thai Massage Course with Pau Castellsagué – Sunshine Network, Greece

2017

  • Yin Fascial Yoga & Myofascial Release weekend training with Beta Lisboa – Dynamic Spiral Yoga, Portugal
  • Advanced Thai Massage Training on Healthy Backs with Katrin Heuser – Hadadi School of Thai Massage, Portugal (Certified)
  • Thai Massage volunteer training in practice with Pau Castellsagué – Sunshine Network, Spain

2016

  • Vipassana Meditation 10 Day Silent Practice – Vipassana Center, Portugal
  • Advanced Thai Energy Lines Course with Laurino Bertelli – Sunshine Network, Italy (Certified)
  • Thai Massage volunteer training in practice with Pau Castellsagué – Sunshine House, Greece
  • Various Thai Massage Workshops with a collection of teachers – Barcelona Yoga Conference, Spain
  • Beginners Thai Massage Course with Katrin Heuser – Hadadi School of Thai Massage, Portugal (Certified)
  • Founder of Bhavani Thai Massage Therapy – massage treatments, yoga workshops and courses – Lisbon, Portugal
  • Yoga and Shamanic Retreats with Hayoka Yoga – organizing and teaching –  Wicklow, Ireland
  • Davanna Yoga – massage treatments – Peurto Vallarta, Mexico

2015

  • Beginners Thai Massage Course with Pau Castellsagué – Sunshine House, Greece (Certified)

2014

  • Shiatsu Introduction Weekend Workshop with Julien Joly – Shiatsu College Dublin, Ireland
  • Ayurvedic and Thai Massage Introduction Course with Sidhamo Johnson – Vibrantly Alive Yoga, Ireland
  • New Balance Therapies – massage treatments – Dublin, Ireland
  • Harvest Moon Center – yoga teaching and massage treatments – Dublin, Ireland

2013

  • RYT 200 Hours Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Teacher Training  – Sivananda Ashram, Bahamas (Certified)

 

hiking and travelling Ito Japan in wanderlust Erica Bhavani story photo

 

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