Gain theoretical and practical knowledge of yoga through this comprehensive 200-hour yoga teacher training in Rishikesh India, developed from traditional yoga techniques. Embark on a fascinating journey and expand your knowledge horizon on the best yoga practices and lifestyle. Yoga has amazed and influenced western society completely, becoming the next big health regimen practiced by every second citizen in the busiest tech-enabled cities of the 21st century.
Chandra Yoga will be providing private rooms with en-suite bathrooms.
Recognized as an easy form of exercise that offers much with a little devotion of time and attention, yoga can help you tone up your body into a fitter shape and attain utmost peace. The teacher training course is focused on the core principles of Hatha and Ashtanga yoga, with a hands-on training program on various asanas, pranayama, kriyas, anatomy, adjustment, alignment, mantra chanting, meditation, and many more traditional yoga techniques.
This 28 days 200 hour yoga teacher training is compiled to enhance the knowledge resource of yoga practitioners with the ability of self-introspection, improved memory, and increased creativity, analytical capability, and intuition.
Any Indian or foreigner who has interest in learning ancient traditional yoga and its applied science, with the ability to follow the instructions and lectures in English. The applicant should be between 18 and 70 years old at the time of admission, and in a reasonably good health condition as the busy course schedule includes at least four hours of physical practice, with the remaining class time for lectures, meditation, chanting, and other activities each day.
The opening fire ceremony and orientation meeting will take place on the first day training, starting at 3 p.m. to ensure students know where classes are to be held. This is also to familiarize each student with the course facilities and to allow them to meet each other and their teachers. Student attendance at the orientation day is mandatory.
You will practice four hours of asanas (yoga of varying types) each day. One should be prepared for physical activity and willing to follow the instructor despite their personal experience or preference. The course is carefully designed by highly experienced professionals to teach many different styles of yoga, and students must commit to take part in each variety without challenging the instructors.
95% attendance is mandatory. Participants must follow the schedule and attend all physical, theory, and practical classes as well as yoga activities. Tardiness is not tolerated and anyone repeatedly interrupting classes or diminishing the experience of other students will be dismissed from the ashram without refund.
Chandra Yoga International is happy to explain these terms and conditions, however they are non-negotiable. Those demanding exceptions or behaving inappropriately toward students or staff will be dismissed from the ashram immediately without refund.
The yoga school is located in one of the most well-known spiritual towns in all of India. Located at the base of the Himalayan mountains, snuggled alone the banks of the sacred Ganges River, Rishikesh is frequented by spiritual pilgrims from all over the world. An incredible place to experience classical Indian yoga, Rishikesh is a bit calmer than other parts of India. As a pilgrimage point, Rishikesh greets many devout Hindus and wandering sadhus (holy men).
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This yoga teacher training certification will take place at Yoga Niketan Ashram, surrounded by a serene and peaceful environment and equipped with a hygienic community kitchen that serves nutritious, pure vegetarian Sattvic and yogic food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
You can enjoy unlimited servings of fruit and porridge for breakfast, as well as healthy Indian cuisine for lunch and dinner. The menu is set. To experience the good effects of a yogic lifestyle, you should not eat unhealthy or non vegetarian food from the market. Smoking and drinking alcohol are strictly prohibited.
Additional food items may be available at a shop or restaurant nearby at your own expense.
Sundays are off, students can go for a sight seeing nearby Ganges or hill trekking.
The nearest airport is in Dehradun (Jolly Grant Airport) (DED) about 43 kilometers away. Another international airport is IGI Airport, New Delhi. The city, Rishikesh, is situated 240 kilometers north of New Delhi. It is connected by road, train, and air.
It is recommended to fly into Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) in Delhi.
Another option is to fly into Jolly Grant Airport (DED) (also known as Dehradun Airport) from New Delhi.
Traveling to and from the Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) to Rishikesh is your financial responsibility, however Chandra Yoga International are happy to book a taxi for you. If you'd like for them to do so, please forward your flight info to them and we they confirm with you that a driver will be sent to pick you up. Look for your name on a sign at the airport. If you prefer to travel another way, it is your responsibility to arrange and pay for the travel separately. The taxi ride from the Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) to Rishikesh takes about 5-7 hours and costs aproximatively 65 USD.
It is about a 30-45 minute drive from Dehradun to Rishikesh. If you would like, Chandra Yoga International can also arrange a taxi to bring you from the Jolly Grant Airport to the school for 12 USD (800 IN).
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