Part 1 of the TMTTC is conducted as a retreat at a countryside residential venue, and includes accommodation and meals (see venue info). Such arrangements will allow participants to get into a retreat mode and to develop a harmonious group atmosphere.
Sunday (10 November 2019): Chartered group bus departs from Tallinn at 16:00, arrival to the venue between by 17:00, welcome dinner and introduction at 19:00. Further details will be provided closer to the departure.
Monday to Tuesday (11-19 November 2019): Teachings and practice of Tantra Massage for approximately eight hours daily with additional satsangs after dinner. Our regular teaching day starts at 8:00 and runs until 20:00 with several breaks. In terms of rhythm, more intense sessions will follow more relaxed sessions.
The course Midterm Exam is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, 19 November 2019.
Day of departure back to Tallinn. Chartered group bus will depart around 15:00 and arriving to Tallinn around 16:00 (exact schedule of this day may vary).
Thursday (21 November 2019): A day off
The second part of the course is conducted as a non-residential program in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia. For this period of time participants will need to book their own accommodation (starting from 20 November when you return to Tallinn). The teaching venue in Tallinn is located downtown (see venue info).
Part 2 includes, among regular teachings, also practicum sessions, during which all participants will give lectures and lead massage sessions for their peers and TTC teachers, to be followed by feedback and comments on their performance.
Friday to Saturday (22 November – 7 December 2019): Teachings and practice of the TMTTC curriculum for approximately eight hours daily.
Occasional days off may be scheduled for the whole group.
The course Final Exam is planned to take place on Saturday, 7 December.
Sunday, the final day (8 December 2019): We will begin at 9:30 with our graduation ceremony, final remarks and a course-ending celebration. Our last day will conclude by 15:00. Please do not plan your departure (i.e. flights) earlier than 17:00 on this day.
In order to receive Tantra Massage Teacher’s Certificate a participant must:
Please note that participation alone DOES NOT guarantee certification!
You will need to acquire and display all the necessary skills to be eligible for a certificate. Final decision will be done by the TMTTC head teacher Somananda.
Successful completion of the Midterm Exam at the end of Part 1 is a prerequisite for being accepted to join the Part 2 of this course. In case of an unsuccessful Midterm Exam, the participant will be given the opportunity to retake the exam in 1 or 2 days. In case of a second unsuccessful attempt the participant can no longer continue with the program and a 20% course fee refund will be granted.
Not passing your practicums and/or any of the exams at the required level means that you can join the next Tantra Massage TTC and complete the program with a new group (a certain discount will be offered for taking the course for the second time).
Please be aware of all of this before you make your payment.
For the purpose of creating a balanced and harmonious group, this course can be joined by application only.
Once you have completed your deposit payment online you will receive a link to a short application form by email. Upon completing the form your application will be processed and an answer will be given within five working days whether you have been accepted for the second round – a live video call with the head teacher of the course. If an applicant is not approved to join the TMTTC, the deposit payment will be refunded in full.
This course includes nudity and intimate personal touch. It is essential that those wishing to join are ready to open up and approach this subject with maturity, sincerity, and respect. Please realistically evaluate yourself before applying.
There is no explicit sexuality in this training and no explicit sexual activity is part of the curriculum. The course does require that every participant is open to practicing massage with all participants of the opposite gender. Again, please evaluate your readiness for this.
The Tao Center is a non-residential venue located in the heart of Tallinn. An idyllic location with cobblestone streets, beautiful architecture and plenty of nearby gourmet restaurants and shops within walking distance.
The center is complete with a comfortable and cozy Yoga hall, separate men and women’s locker rooms with showers, co-ed sauna and a common area for breaks.
Founder and Head Teacher
Spiritual yogi, lecturer, teacher and author, Somananda is the founder and head teacher of Somananda Tantra School. Read more
Founder and Senior Teacher
An inspiring tantric yogini, Liisa is a strong driving force of the school – both as a senior teacher and general manager. Read more
Early bird fee: €2970, available if full payment is completed by 10 August 2019
Regular fee: €3170, available if full payment is completed by 10 October 2019
Last Call fee: €3370, in effect from 11 October 2019 onwards or until the course is full
The fee includes: All course teachings and supplies (except personal supplies which each participant must provide individually), course materials, snacks and drinks, accommodation and meals for the residential first part of the course at a countryside venue (10-20 November 2019), and transportation from Tallinn to the countryside venue and back.
The course fee does not include: Flights and other transportation to Tallinn, the cost of personal supplies for each participant (e.g., Yoga mat and other items – a list will be sent prior to the course start date), and accommodation and meals during the second part of the course in Tallinn (from 20 November to 8 December 2019).
To apply for the course a deposit of minimum €650 (Payment 1) is required in order for your application to be reviewed, this amount is included in the prices listed above. After you receive confirmation of your acceptance to the course, you can make the remaining tuition payment (Payment 2).
If you choose to cancel your participation after applying, the deposit payment is non-refundable.
Please read and affirm that you fully understand our Terms of Service and Liability Waiver and Course Participation Agreement before making your payments as other payment and cancellation policies may apply.