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Rishikesh Yoga Academy

Yoga Teachers India

Registered – yoga teachers, yoga guru and yoga instructors at yoga school Rishikesh Yoga Vedanta – RYS 200 . Our yoga faculty consists of 5 teachers…

Yoga Asana = 2 , Anatomy & Indian Philosophy = 1, Ayurveda = 1 , Yogic Meditation and Mantra Chanting = 1 .

Swami Nityananda Giri

He is a master of Kriyā-yoga meditation techniques. He has written a book named "Kriya-yoga: The Science of Life-force".

Vedic Meditation Yoga School arrange special initiative classes from Swami Nityananda Giri for the yoga aspirants to learn and practice Kriya Yoga meditation teachniques directly under divine guidance of the holy master Swami Nityananda Giri Ji.

[Please consider contacting us in advance as Vedic Meditation Yoga School arranges special yoga classes for Kriya Yoga under spiritual supervision of Swami Nityananda Giri depending on his availability in Rishikesh.]

Tuna khatua

He is one of the renowned Yogi residing in Rishikesh. He is the found of several yoga schools in India including Vedic Meditation Yoga School. He has mastery over some of the most auspicious yoga streams such as Himalayan yoga and Shivananda Yoga. He has remarkable knowledge on the six systems of Indian philosophy and anatomy of yoga. He is teaching yoga for past 6 years. He has taken mastery over yoga practices by undergoing rigorous training in Sivanadnda Yoga System for 3 years and he has pursued Yoga Vedanta from Divine Life Society at Shivananda Ashram in Rishikesh. He is a master in Yoga sciences from Sanskrit University, Uttarakhanda and leant traditional Himalayan Yoga under the divine guidance of his teacher Swami Rama Sadhak Grama in Rishikesh. He also stayed with some of the great Himalayan Yogis to learn and practice the philosophy of Yoga in its true essence.

Dr. Sumit Sharma

Dr. Sumit Sharma is a Head of Department at Nirmal Ashram Hospital Rishikesh and Chief Physiotherapist at Shiva Cricket Academy Rishikesh as well as a certified Pilate's trainer from Indian Academy of Fitness Training Mangalore. He did his certification course in Manual Therapy from Capri Institute New Delhi under the guided supervision of Dr. Deepak Kumar, who is the only Accredited Mulligan Therapy Teacher in India. He is popular among students for his all famous simple and contemporary style of offering in-depth understanding of Anatomy and Physiology in both theory and practical. Primarily focusing on therapeutic aspects of Yoga teachings, he has enlightened hundreds of aspirants across 35 countries with his knowledge and wisdom.

Br. GOPAL

Br. Gopal (ERYT 200 Yoga teacher india Certified with Yoga Alliance USA) has practiced Yoga since the age of 12. He lived with and served the Great Masters of Yoga Sahi Swami Ji and Swami Vedanand ji for 10 years, a time in which he has learnt a variety of techniques of meditation, Yoga and the Philosophy of Yoga.

He took permission from Swami ji to learn more on the philosophy of the vedic culture. Here he started his journey to Rishikesh where he met another Great Master, Swami Dayananda Saraswati. Swami Dayananda is recognized as one of the greatest teachers and masters of Vedanta and a scholar of Sanskrit, and is very well known all over the world. He completed a 3 ½ years course under his guidance where he learnt Upanishad, Sanskritam and Vedic Chanting and culture with Swami Siddhabodhananda and Swamini Pramananda.

After completing these courses he joined the Swami Vivekananda Yoga University and completed his Y.I.C. {Yoga Instructor Course} Diploma and his C.Y.S.C. {Certificate in Yogic Science Course} Diploma, which allows him to handle different kinds of illness such as back pain, cervical -spondylosis, diabetes, high blood pressure, obesity and stress problems through Yogic Practice. The next stage of his journey has allowed him to start teaching both abroad and within India, engaging with many wonderful people, from all walks of life…

Rishikesh Yoga Academy

Course Curriculum For Yoga Teacher Training

Yoga Styles Meditation techniques Ayurveda
Classical Hatha Yoga and its practices: Levels of Concentrations and its Refinements Introduction of Ayurveda
Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Pranayama History and Philosophy of Ayurveda
Iyengar Yoga External Pranayama series upto 2 variations are included in the syllabus Fundamentals of Ayurveda
Sivananda Yoga Anatomy & Psychological study of Inhalation and Exhalation Basic Concepts of Ayurveda
Transformational Yoga and its practices Kumbhaka (Retention) and Pause less or Continuous Breathings Introduction to doshas (ailments)
Mantra Yoga and its variation Introduction of herbs to alleviate and cure dosha
Various mudras (gestures) and bandhas (locks) are included during Yoga practices
Anatomy Scriptures & Discourses Teaching Methodologies
Anatomy of spinal cord and digestive systems as well as anatomy of nerves system and respiratory systems. Introduction to Yoga Sutras, Shiva Sutras, Bhagawat Gita Understand what is teaching and its importance
Complete understanding of yoga on the basis of philosophy and spiritual knowledge Teaching methods used for teaching yoga
Study of the entire Yoga hypothesis on the basis of ancient scriptures How to be a good teacher
Devise methods that enhance teaching

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Food and Accommodation

Food –

“You are what you eat and you become what you think”

In our Rishikesh Yoga Academy, we make sure that the diet provided to our yoga teachers training students is as pure and organic as the art of yoga itself is. The daily meal schedule includes healthy breakfast to start your day, nutritious lunch, light but fulfilling dinner, tea, juices etc. The food is prepared with utmost care by our Ayurvedic chef who have been cooking delicious organic & sattvic food for our Yoga teachers students since years.

So the meals provided are –

  • Sattvic that means its 100% Organic
  • Freshly prepared with vegetables grown in our own gardens
  • Full of proteins, vitamins & important supplements
  • Herbal Tea, black tea, Ginger lemon Tea
  • Vegan food as desired by most of the students
  • Fresh juice that taste heavenly and hydrate the body
  • Gluten Free food

Accommodation –

We provide the best accommodation during your stay for yoga teachers training course in our academy. The rooms are cosy and comfortable with all the important facilities required during your stay. We understand that your sleep is as important as your practice sessions, hence our accommodation has a calm surrounding for you to enjoy peace at best.

While your stay with us as a yoga teacher trainee you would be provided with –

  • Free Wifi
  • Free Wifi all over the campus
  • Small Study or Side Tables
  • Hot & Cold water
  • Washing Machine
  • Rooms with best views
  • Clean & Purified water
  • Clean Blankets
  • Private attached bathroom
  • Attached bathroom

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Our Yoga Teachers & Instructors

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Swami Nityananda Giri

He is one of the renowned Yogi residing in Rishikesh. He is the found of several yoga schools in India including Vedic Meditation Yoga School. He has mastery over some of the most auspicious yoga streams such as Himalayan yoga and Shivananda Yoga.

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vipin uniyal

He is one of the renowned Yogi residing in Rishikesh. He is the found of several yoga schools in India including Vedic Meditation Yoga School. He has mastery over some of the most auspicious yoga streams such as Himalayan yoga and Shivananda Yoga.

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yogi mohan

He is one of the renowned Yogi residing in Rishikesh. He is the found of several yoga schools in India including Vedic Meditation Yoga School. He has mastery over some of the most auspicious yoga streams such as Himalayan yoga and Shivananda Yoga.

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Br. GOPAL

He is one of the renowned Yogi residing in Rishikesh. He is the found of several yoga schools in India including Vedic Meditation Yoga School. He has mastery over some of the most auspicious yoga streams such as Himalayan yoga and Shivananda Yoga.

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Request For Consultation

Contact Details

  • Address: Sonu Guest House,
    Laxman Jhoola Market Lakshman Jhula,
    Rishikesh Uttarkhand, North India
  • Phone:(+91) 7838046510
  • Email: rishikeshyogaacademy@gmail.com

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Successful Stories

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It was so much exciting and wonderful to see how teachers help us removing all shorts of obstacles coming along while doing our practices. I am really impressed and would like add my expression of thanks to everyone including my classmates.

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I would be happy to recommend Rishikesh Yoga Academy to anyone who is willing to deepen his or her understanding of ancient yoga teachings to take the practice to the next level for sharing the experience with others.

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200 hours yoga teacher training course is a turning point in life that changed the way I look at life for something wonderful which happening from inside.

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