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Great traditional yoga teacher

Asiri is charming and his teaching style is straightforward and very much focussed on matching your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sophie W
Sydney, Australia
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Great yoga classes

Good yoga classes with different approach of not much meditation, but a lot of relaxation and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Daily yoga class starts at 9.30 am and 6.10 pm (Drop in class / beginners welcome). Asiri offers accommodation/yoga/Ayurveda and Food for 160 US$ a night with the beach view room at Asiri Yoga Retreat. Asiri is fomer Sri Lankan Triple Jumper who is...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
No. 6 Wella Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 77 176 4662
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Asiri is charming and his teaching style is straightforward and very much focussed on matching your ability so you'll be challenged but not too much whatever your level. I'm a regular yogi and have been practicing for years and still learned a few things. His...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good yoga classes with different approach of not much meditation, but a lot of relaxation and visualization of poses. He adjusted person by person so it was really nice class. He is very passionate

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I did several yoga classes with Asiri during my stay in Galle and I really enjoyed all of them. Though I am quite a sporty person I never was much into yoga. But Asiri managed to change that. He found a good balance between streching,...More

1  Thank Bibi I
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We took 2 yoga classes with Asiri, one in Unawatuna and one in his Yoga Retreat in Boosa. Both were really good and challenging. Asiri helps you with the difficult postures so everyone will see some improvement!

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I went on Asiris yoga classes during three days - my whole stay in unawatuna - and I liked a lot his teaching of classical yoga. He focuses more on the technique and the asanas, than on meditation and breathing. There where some new asanas...More

1  Thank finnfrenchtraveller
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Was curious to see what style of yoga is taught here. As it was low season I was the only person, so do try to call first to check if there is a class that day. As I prefer the fast flow vinyasa yoga, I...More

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Asiri M, Manager at Yoga with Asiri, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

If you are not able to do just wheel...not variation... I do not know how to do challenging yoga... somewhere wrong with you.. first you must have solid foundation. just make your foundation well. not go for challenging yoga.. I do not know whether you...More

Reviewed 24 January 2018

If you are looking for somewhere to try out Yoga then I highly recommend coming here. I went a couple of times, the second time taking my other half. Asiri is fantastic at getting everyone enthused about Yoga even those that have come as a...More

1  Thank Jo K
Asiri M, Owner at Yoga with Asiri, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

You have to repeat again and again to learn. This is life time job! Wheel is very basic and you are still not there and it is very important posture. To learn do again and again..may be years

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my lass went for class 9:30am as beginners. Asiri is a great guy and teacher and had everyone trying new things. I ended up being able to do more than i thought including a headstand. Dont listen to bad reviews we had a...More

1  Thank Alex R
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

For me iT was the first time in a yoga class. The teacher learnt me some really good poses and i felt totally relaxed afterwards. I even did the headstand. I can recommand iT if you want to try Some yoga on your holiday!

Thank Romke B
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Asiri teaches a very special type of yoga - the Sivananda style. I was already familiar with this practice...so I absolutely loved it and really enjoyed his method of teaching. It might not be for everyone, as some people prefer a faster-paced class with lots...More

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Asiri M, Owner at Yoga with Asiri, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Hi dear friend Thank you very much for your review. what I have to improve to get 5 star dear? Please advice me.... Thanks Regards Asiri

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Maria Isabel E
29 January 2018|
Response from Prasan A |
hi yes ..come and join. daily at 9.30am & 6.00pm
2 July 2017|
Response from Prasan A |
yes..I do.. Please bring your daughter too.
Nazgul O
7 August 2016|
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Response from Asiri M | Property representative |
beach arthur villa is a very good place to stay and get yoga and ayurveda...