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Yoga Education Training Society

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Address: D 32/22, Hathiphatak, Bengalitola, Varanasi 221001, India
Phone Number: +91 98391 05112
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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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We were only in Varanasi for two days, wanting to see more of India during a business trip. We were collected from the airport and driven to Somits guesthouse where we met all the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were only in Varanasi for two days, wanting to see more of India during a business trip. We were collected from the airport and driven to Somits guesthouse where we met all the adorable children that receive education there. They were all very polite and spoke english very well! Somit showed us the gorgeous city and was a very... More 

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Rosa, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sorry for my English.. :-) The days that I spent at the Bowl of compassion was very good for me. I saw and tryed to do many activities with the child and was very nice..I was also in trubble with my travelig in India and Somit helped me a lot,..For this I have to say very very thanks to him..he... More 

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Dharamsala, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staf at the Yoga Education Training Society have lived in Varanasi since they were born. They know every spot of it and know where you'd love to go. They are extremely friendly and will make you feel comfortable while they give you insight on the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Varanasi is hard to understand without someone who knows how to get around. Luckily, the yoga education and training society offers affordable walking tours and arranges boat tours that can help reveal the beauty and spirituality of this wonderful city. One of the advantages is that because this is a social business, the profits go towards providing education for kids... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I had a walking spiritual temple tour, accompaniment to the morning aarti, a boat ride at sunset with a view of the evening aarti, and was brought to a trustworthy ayurvedic doctor. I also had one-on-one yoga and cooking classes. All of this was on a "pay-as-you-wish" basis with donations going to the schools for less fortunate children. Highly recommend!

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Somit is a great social worker, and he is doing a volunteering to people can come to his place and stay in contact with the kids, do yoga.... is a great place if you are thinking to go to varanasi!!! is your place!!!! i'm sure you will enjoy it!!! namaste

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

We practised on the roof a nice Hatha Yoga session. I come from Ashtanga background but I definitely enjoyed Amits class. 👍🏾

Osaka Prefecture, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

This is not only the residencial room, but also many types of experience we have. Most impressive thing was the activities about education for street children. Our experience in this space will turn into the donation for the children.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

After walking through a street-labyrinth, we finally got to Somit's place. Everyone was extremely welcoming and tried to help us with everything. Somit's story is very nice, and you should definitely ask him about it. Unfortunately we couldn't try his yoga class as we were only there for 1 day. Food was really good, thanks to Chaina! (I'm not sure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

Somit is a great person who helps a kid. I am a humanitarian photographer and have been to many different countries. He is one of the best volunteers helping kids and also tourist to visit to Varanasi. All donation based. No pressure how much you donate. Kids need lots of stationery( pen, pencils, books...) I could only donate some to... More 

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