Join this exclusive advanced yoga teacher training in Rishikesh, one of the busiest tourist destinations, well-known for its holistic and religious activities. The benefits of yoga meditation are multiplied in the lap of nature, where the body-mind-spirit system gets purified in the serene environment. Yoga is an ancient form of health exercise associated with wellness and fitness. The various asanas or postures revitalize the body, giving you the much-needed energy to build stamina and physical capacity. This is a higher-standard Yoga Alliance certified course that includes a valuable certification reward.
Chandra Yoga will be providing private rooms with en-suite bathrooms. There are also shared twin rooms available.
The 300-hour yoga course involves mind exercises with specific postures, asanas, and various breathing and cleansing techniques that will have a direct impact on your health and enhance your fitness level. Deepen your yoga practice and enhance your health with many aspects of yoga, including pranayama (breathing), meditation, asana (physical postures), philosophy (including yogic lifestyle), and anatomy (including alignment and adjustments).
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. Our course is carefully designed by highly experienced professionals to teach many different styles of yoga. Our 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 further, however they are non-negotiable. Those demanding exceptions or behaving inappropriately toward our students or staff will be dismissed from the ashram immediately without refund.
The yoga school is located in Rishikesh, one of the most well-known spiritual towns in all of India. 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, it 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 YTTC course is run at the enlivening ambiance of Yoga Niketan Ashram which is equipped with a hygienic community kitchen serving nutritious, pure, vegetarian Sattvic and yogic food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You will be served unlimited fruit and porridge for breakfast, and 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.
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.
Rishikesh is 6 hours (250 kilometers) by bus from New Delhi. Buses depart regularly throughout the day from near the ISBT.
Trains, including the luxurious Shatabdhi Express with its meal service and air conditioning, arrive at Haridwar; an hour by bus or taxi to Rishikesh.
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 information to them and they will send a driver 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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