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Address: Hathiphatak D 32/22 Bengalitola | D.32/162, Devnathpura, near golden sporting club and nearest ghat is Chousatthi Ghat, Varanasi 221001, India
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+91 98391 05112
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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We are non profit organization, Varanasi, India providing free education...

We are non profit organization, Varanasi, India providing free education for helpless and slums kids for better life... as you can see in our blog & sites, We always welcome volunteers for short time or long time work ... We have Yoga Teacher Training Program, and yoga drop classes, Ayurveda, Massage, Hindi language, Astrology, Cooking, Heena, Music vocal , instrumental, classical etc.. at our Yoga Education Training Society at Reasonable class fees...more details write us e.mail. We have accommodation facility also if traveler or volunteer wish to work here they can get room here in Somit Paying Guest House. Please see some reviews in Bed & breakfast forum in TripAdvisor. We welcome everyone. Come and join us feel energy and love. your small time can give pleasure of children faces. thanks. We have children handmade workshop and here you can see if you like you can buy and support. Roof top Bowl of Compassion ( Cafe ) and here you can take the taste of the foods with beautiful view.

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Great organisation with both nice rooms And great work with the children

Great organisation with both nice rooms And great work with the children. Would recommend anyone that goes to varanasi for a week or longer to use your mornings to help and teach... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 September 2012
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2012

Great organisation with both nice rooms And great work with the children. Would recommend anyone that goes to varanasi for a week or longer to use your mornings to help and teach the local children.

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VaranasiSomit, Owner at Yoga Education Training Society, responded to this review

It is our pleasure that you came and stayed in Somit Paying Guest House + worked in Children project same building downstair and 2 times in our slums school too, thank your for your services here, welcome in India :-) More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2012

It was my first time with 5 friends. Yoga open my mind. Im feeling good and happy! it is not painful i was scare before but finally it was opened my body mind and feeling happy after finish yoga lesson we all five friends drunk chai it was very good and delicious finally exited

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2012

Yoga experience was very good. But there is poor children,so I felt India needs free education for kids.

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VaranasiSomit, Owner at Yoga Education Training Society, responded to this review

your yoga lesson was good but as you have written that India needs free education ... actually India is providing free education but it is not complitly no free and no good way ... so it is hard for the kids to go government helping school and in our place we are not taking any coin of money from the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2012

Very nice! I played with children. Yoga is very good. Teacher can speak little Japanese. So it is easy to understand.

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VaranasiSomit, Owner at Yoga Education Training Society, responded to this review

It is good that you understood yoga lesson and about the language i can speak only the words which use in yoga/ ayurveda and i feel people from Japan they feel that i can speak very good ... but i am not very good speaker just little bit conversation i know :-) we are also inside the Japanese traveling Guide... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2012

It was the first time doing Yoga. Really enjoyable. And also teacher Somit was great. He is the one of the respectable person in my life. You sould go to the Yoga class by yourself. As you know, some Indians are always thinking about commission. The teacher also own Free School for kids. If he paied commission for bad Indians,... More 

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VaranasiSomit, Owner at Yoga Education Training Society, responded to this review

It is good to hear that you felt well here More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2012

I think my body will be better with yoga. Good teacher somit is very kind♥.♥ for your body and varanasi children, must go Yoga education training society;D

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VaranasiSomit, Owner at Yoga Education Training Society, responded to this review

we are glad that your body is feeling good and also we welcome your thoughts about the children school . More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2012

I played YOGA first time. In this school, teacher is very kindness and fun, so I had a very good time. I recommend you :D

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VaranasiSomit, Owner at Yoga Education Training Society, responded to this review

Glad to read your experience in our society, thanks a lot and next time most welcome . More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2012

I was absolutely appaled at this place, and don't think i've been to the same place as the rest of these reviews, but the place was a dump. There were piles of bricks everywhere which were dangerous for the children, water leaking into where the children sit from the toilet, and the workers were only interested in trying to sell... More 

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VaranasiSomit, Owner at Yoga Education Training Society, responded to this review

Sorry to hear these all accident but it is true when they was here just for short time 8 hours it was construction the building for organic garden and most of places was sand, cement and bricks but it is not mean that we have stoped the school , usually most of volunteers they did support in these but... as... More 

Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2012

Somit and Amit are nice guys. We have fun with the students of this centre. We also have a good Yoga Lesson therein, and we enjoy the yoga lesson and meeting time with Somit therein hope the centre can run, change and continue to contribute to the community of India in the future.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2012

We had 2 days in Varanasi and were looking forward to spending the time volunteering at the center after all the wonderful reviews we'd read. Sadly, we arrived to find the school was closed for the Holi holidays. A quick glance at the classroom and we knew our mission here. We would prime and paint the walls to clean, brighten,... More 

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