Master Teachers/Proprietors Sada Sat Kaur and Sada Sat Singh of 'The Yoga Borgo' a Medieval Longobard Tower which dates back to the 4th century, located in the foothills of the Apennine Mountains of Italy is perfect for both individual and group retreats, courses, and events in yoga, music, chanting and cooking throughout the year. Master Musician and recording artist Sada Sat Kaur is also available to lead morning and evening chanting meditations and kirtan.
It is available as a teaching center for yoga and meditation classes. We are certified Lead Trainers and Certified Kundalini Yoga Teacher Trainers for Level I and Level II,
We offer treatments in Reflexology, Homeopathy, Nutrition, and Tantric Numerology.
For centuries the Borgo was a 'convento' (religious community) and was the center for the families that lived in the valley. It became know as 'Passano', a place of safe passage for pilgrims and travelers. In honor of it's history, the original house has the name 'Ca' dei Frati', 'The House of the Friars'.
Passano accommodates up to 16 people in the pleasing and sunny rooms of the historic tower and farmhouse. Arrangements can also be made for larger groups.
Breakfast is included with accommodations. Lunch and dinner are served by arrangement for groups and individuals. We serve gourmet vegetarian cuisine, incorporating local and organic produce much of which is grown in our own gardens.
Borgo Rurale di Passano is available as a teaching center and is ideal for retreats, workshops and seminars. Teachers and facilitators can book all or part of the Borgo for week, week-end or single day events. We welcome all who wish to teach in a spiritual and peaceful environment, including teachers of yoga, music, art, writing, meditation, and healing.
The beautiful Yoga Room in the Tower has a vaulted stone ceiling and sits on the foundation of the ancient 'convento' (religious house).
Borgo Rurale di Passano is just 1-1/2 hours by car from the Florence Airport or 2-1/2 hours from Rome Fiumicino Airport. Other regional airports include Bologna, Forli, and Pisa. There is also public transportation by train, bus or taxi. By car we are off Superstrada E45, north of Citta di Castello. Please contact us for directions.
Passano is a hiker?s and naturalist?s paradise with ancient wood-cutter trails offering spectacular vistas, waterfalls, historic ruins, and abundant local flora and fauna.