Avatar Yoga School, located in Rishikesh, India, is a world-class training institute, registered by the Government of India and Yoga Alliance, USA. Our Classical Hatha Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training program is ideally suited for yoga practitioners of all levels who want deepen their understanding and experience of hatha yoga, and pursue yoga as a profession. By attending our Hatha Yoga Teacher Training institute, you will have the chance to acquire the knowledge of yoga and spiritual practice for the attainment of self-understanding, a peaceful mind and a healthy body. After successfully completing the Hatha Yoga Teacher Training program, the certificate to teach yoga provided by our Yoga Teacher Training school and certified by Yoga Alliance is valid all over the world for you to begin your new calling!
The 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training program at Avatar Yoga School in Rishikesh, India is intended for people with a great spiritual interest, which they wish to explore through the study of traditional hatha yoga. The Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course is led by instructors with deep personal insight into the path of hatha yoga; they will illuminate for you the intricacies of yogic theory and its application. Completing this Traditional Hatha Yoga Teacher Training program will be an incredible metamorphosis for you. The lessons included in the 200 Hour Teacher Training program will strengthen your personal practice, allowing you to use your own experience to start teaching others with confidence.
|Starting Date||Completion Date||Course Fee
(Includes Yoga Teacher Training 200 hours course + shared, en-suite room + food.)
|November 5' 2016||December 3' 2016||$799 USD|
|December 4' 2016||December 31' 2016||$799 USD|
|January 4' 2017||January 31' 2017||$899 USD|
|February 4' 2017||March 3' 2017||$899 USD|
|March 10' 2017||April 6' 2017||$899 USD|
|April 10' 2017||May 7' 2017||$899 USD|
|May 11' 2017||June 6' 2017||$899 USD|
|June 10' 2017||July 7' 2017||$899 USD|
A fee of $200 USD, paid at Western Union in favor of Brajesh Kumar Sharma, Rishikesh, India is required to confirm your place in the course. This is non-refundable but may be transferred to any other upcoming Yoga Teacher Training course.
If you cannot come to our course after paying the Confirmation Fee you can use it towards any future course or program. The Confirmation Fee is the part of the entire Course Fee. The rest of the Course Fee balance must be paid in cash on the first day of the course either in Euros, US Dollars, British Pounds or INR (amount according to the currency conversion rate on the date of payment).
No refunds are available on cancellation prior to, during or after the start date of any yoga teacher training course.
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Rishikesh has been a main center of spiritual and religious activities since ancient times, when sages and seers practiced severe penance and meditation here. By practicing yoga in Rishikesh near the holy river Ganges, surrounded on all sides by the beautiful foothills of the Himalayas, you will deepen your spiritual awareness and create a firm foundation in your personal practice, which will help you to effectively share your understanding of yoga with your students.
Asana: we teach the asanas of classical hatha yoga. For each posture we will show you how to enter the position, the correct alignment in the final position, the Sanskrit name and the English name, the modifications, the benefits and the contraindications.
Pranayama: the practice of pranayama is crucial for preparing your body and mind for meditation. Our Classical Hatha Yoga Teacher Training program includes the theory and practice of the essential methods of pranayama.
Meditation: our approach to the practice of asana will facilitate the experience of meditation, both in your asana practice and during seated meditation at the end of each day.
Mantra: Sanskrit mantra recitation during our morning Surya Namaskar practice will bring strength to your muscles, organs, respiratory system and chakras. In addition it will allow you to experience the rhythm of meditation in motion.
Mudras & Bandhas: in our 200 Hour Teacher Training course we teach the energy seals and locks of classical hatha yoga.
Kriyas: by participating in our Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course, you will gain knowledge of all of the shatkarmas of classical hatha yoga.
Yogic Philosophy: deepen your understanding of yoga by learning the philosophy of Pantanjali’s Yoga Sutras, the Hatha Yoga Pradipika and the Baghavad Gita in our 200 Hour Classical Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course.
Anatomy: our Hatha Yoga Teacher Training program provides education in the skeletomuscular system, nervous system and respiratory system. As well we teach the anatomy of the chakras, nadis and the koshas.
Teaching techniques and practice: in order to prepare you to teach yoga successfully, we incorporate throughout the daily classes guidance on how to teach others, and to giving you opportunities to teach your fellow students, both in small groups and as the head of the class.
Ayurveda: A qualified Ayurvedic expert from Avatar Yoga School will introduce you to the key concepts of Ayurveda for the enhancement of your health and well-being.
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*Class schedule may be change according to the situation
In keeping with the requirements of Yoga Alliance - USA, the 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training certificate program follows a tight schedule where each of the 7-8 training hours in the day are assigned to some aspect of yoga. The schedule of the Classical Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course is designed to facilitate your deep understanding and experience of yoga over the course of the 28-day program. Lessons on the art of teaching and class sequencing, as well as opportunities to teach, will be given throughout the day.
Monday - Friday Schedule
|07:00 am – 09:00 am||Pranayama, Surya Namaskar and Asana practice|
|09:00 am – 10:00 am||Breakfast|
|10:00 am – 11:00 am||Yoga Philosophy|
|11:00 am – 12:00 pm||Alignment & teaching methods|
|12:00 pm – 03:00 pm||Lunch Break|
|03:00 pm – 04:00 pm||Yoga Anatomy or Ayurveda|
|04:00 pm – 05:00 pm||Satsang|
|05:00 pm – 07:00 pm||Yoga Asana & Meditation|
|07:00 am – 09:00 am||Yogic Cleansing Process / Pranayama / Uddiyana bandha, etc…|
|09:00 am – 10:00 am||Breakfast|
|10:00 am – 11:00 am||Alignment & teaching methods|
|11:00 am – 12:00 pm||Karma Yoga|
|12:00 pm – 03:00 pm||Lunch Break|
|03:00 pm – 06:00 pm||Outing with Satsang|
Traditional hatha yoga is a sacred knowledge that has been handed down from teacher to student throughout the ages. During the Yoga Alliance certified Yoga Teacher Training course offered by Avatar Yoga School, you will be guided by experienced, certified yoga instructors, who will share with you their knowledge of yogic theory, its philosophy and its practical applications.
The teaching community is led by yoga master Brajesh Sharma. Brajesh Yogi is the founder of Avatar Yoga School as well as its lead instructor (ERYT-200, RYT 300). He is qualified from Agra University in Agra, India and earned a Yoga Diploma (D.Y.Ed) from Kaivalyadham, Lonavla, Pune. Brajesh is also qualified in satsang about upnishadic and vedic knowledge, as well as Vedanta and Guru Parampara by Shri Guruji from Vrindavan. In addition, he is a direct disciple of Shri O.P. Tiwariji (Head of Kaivalyadham, Lonavla). He has taught yoga in China, Ukraine, Russia, Japan and Switzerland.
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We are a Yoga Alliance designated Yoga training school and we give a certificate of completion of 200-hours of Yoga Teacher Training. This certificate qualifies the student to register with Yoga Alliance as a RYT 200, or Registered Yoga Teacher at the 200-hour level.