What is Hatha Yoga Teacher Training?
Shambhavi Yoga Peeth delivers classical Hatha Yoga in its full depth and dimension. It is Akhanda Baba vision to offer this ancient science in all its purity and make it available to every individual. As a step towards realizing this vision, he has devised the Hatha Yoga Teacher Training Program. In this program, Hatha Yoga is taught as a living experience in the beautiful Location in world Capital of Yoga Rishikesh, India under the grace of a living master. Upon completion of the program, trainees will have the privilege and fulfillment of bringing this knowledge to many more people. The 24-days Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course is an unparalleled opportunity to explore a yogic tradition which has been maintained in Rishikesh and vibrancy for thousands of years.The program commences on the auspicious Every Month, and is conducted in Shambhavi Yoga Peeth, a specially created space for imparting Hatha Yoga at the Shambhavi Yoga Peeth. Program aspects include powerful sadhanas, intensive training to teach yogic practices, and various other complementary aspects. The curriculum does not include just the teaching of asanas, but ensures the trainees absorb the yogic way of life. Upon successful completion of the program, the trainees are certified by Shambhavi Yoga Peeth to teach hatha yoga and will receive post-training support.
Learn Classical Hatha Yoga through a program designed by Akhanda Baba
Spend 24 Days dedicated to deepening your own practice and learning to teach the systems of Hatha Yoga , Pranayama , Meditation , Mudra and More
Live and practice in the Shambhavi Yoga Peeth Studio , a consecrated space specially designed by Akhanda Baba for learning Hatha Yoga
Be trained by highly qualified and inspiring teachers who are Experience
Train with dedicated individuals from around the world, creating a rich multicultural experience and broad network of colleagues
Participate in a variety of celebrations, events and special occasions at the Yoga Center, including:
Powerful processes like Shambhavi Kriya Abhishekam at Shiva Lingam
Festivals and celebrations at the Yoga Center
Basic and advanced Shambhavi Yoga Peeth Programs conducted at the Center
Nilkath Darasan with Akhanda Baba
When practiced daily, this simple meditation can strengthen one’s physical and mental constitution and bring about tremendous balance and wellbeing.
Hatha Yoga is offered as a set of 84 powerful postures, or yogasanas, through which one can transform the body and mind into a possibility for ultimate wellbeing.
"Prana” means the basic life energy within us, and “yama” means to control. Pranayam is about having control over the prana.
The Mantra Yoga process includes an initiation into Vedic chanting. Yogic chanting is a powerful
A step‐by‐step methodology has been devised by Akhanda Baba for training teachers in organizing and conducting programs.
Pancha Bhuta Kriya
A powerful process of Bhuta Shuddhi, purification of the five elements,
Yoga philosophy believes that purusha is sattva and prakriti is tamas. From the ethical principles of yamas and niyamas, yamas describe the values that should be avoided, such as stealing, lying or violence, while niyamas outline the values that should be followed, such as purity, self-study and contemplation of God
Trainees will have the unique opportunity to visit places in Rishikesh which are of significance to the yogic tradition, as well as perform site-specific sadhana specifically devised by Akhanda to evolve one’s inner experience, appreciation, and understanding of the science of yoga.
Facilities & Location
Accommodation is provided within the premises. Two trainees will share a room.
However, if you are friend attending the program with your spouse and would like to stay together, please indicate this in your application form
Trainees will learn about a conducive diet for practicing Hatha Yoga. Beyond mere do’s and don’ts, the curriculum looks in depth at the effect of particular foods on the system and how different foods can support or restrict one’s physical and spiritual development.
As a Yoga Teacher Training School in Rishikesh, we believe that India, as the birthplace of Yoga, has a special responsibility to continue to spread this message of Yoga to the world in its original essence.
Our Course Location - Rishikesh , Dharamsala , Bali .
How to Apply
• The program fee for the 24 Days Hatha Yoga Teacher’s training program is INR 99,000 (for overseas participants) / INR 90,000 (for Indian citizens residing in India) for about 200 hours of training.
• Accommodation rent would be extra If You want to Stay Private based on the category of accommodation opted for, starting from INR 3000 Per Day (for overseas participants) and INR 2000 (for Indian citizens residing in India).
• The program fee covers all aspects of the program including training materials, and Food Accommodation trips.
Interview: Multiple rounds of interviews would be conducted before the decision for admission is made.
Response: Within 1 Day the decision will be communicated.