Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh - Yoga Teacher Training School in India

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Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram is one of the classical Yoga Teacher Training School in Rishikesh, India established in 1999 by world-famous Swami Yogananda Maharaj Ji (who achieved Maha Samadhi on 3rd January 2015, aged 106 years old).

We are located in one of India’s most spiritually rejuvenating places, Rishikesh situated at the foothills of the majestic Himalayas and along the banks of the Holy River Ganges.

Yogi Dinesh Ji is a long-term student of Swami Yogananda Ji and the Director of School with an E-RYT 500 qualification from Yoga Alliance USA. Om Shanti Om School is a Registered Yoga School certified by RYS 200, 300 & 500 with internationally recognized Yoga Alliance USA with professional team teachers who are very keen to share their knowledge.

Our goal is to cultivate and nurture students in holistic teaching of traditional practices enabling them to understand the essence of the authentic life of Yoga, thru our well-trained trainers.

Our Yoga Teacher Training courses in Rishikesh will enlighten you with knowledge about this ancient art and science, and rejuvenate your mind and soul in the peaceful lap of the Himalayas. With a wide range of courses for Yoga Teacher Training, to choose from, you can enroll with us and learn at the pace you want at very affordable prices.

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200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh, India

The first level of learning yoga starts with 200 Hours of Yoga Teacher Training at Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram. The First level means you can join the course even at Beginner Level. The 200 Hours YTTC can be joined by both; those who are just stepping into this pious world and those who are already master in it.
Beginners can join the course for their personal growth, to start working in the yogic field, and to find peace in this hassle world while experienced can join the course to carve their yoga skills in a better way, to find quality time for themselves, and to stay away from the chaos of the people.
The residential 200 Hours Yoga Teacher Training Course at Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram is done under the teaching and preaching of experienced and veteran yoga gurus. The duration of the course is 25 days, so one can easily find this much time from one's busy schedule. The short duration doesn't mean that the syllabus will be taught roughly, indeed each teacher of the school makes sure that students get to know every term of yoga completely.


Our Yoga Teacher Training Course in Rishikesh, India

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We assure - you will bring back home new knowledges, memorable and enjoyable experience with you.
"Job fills your pocket... Adventures fill your Soul...!"

100 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
100 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
  • Course Fee: $ 700 USD
  • Accommodation: Private Room
  • Yoga Style: Hatha Yoga
  • Duration: 15 Days
  • Certification: RYT 100
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200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
  • Course Fee: $ 1100 USD
  • Accommodation: Private Room
  • Yoga Style: Hatha Yoga
  • Duration: 24 Days
  • Certification: RYT 200
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300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
  • Course Fee: $ 1700 USD
  • Accommodation: Private Room
  • Yoga Style: Hatha Yoga
  • Duration: 35 Days
  • Certification: RYT 500
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500 Hour Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
500 Hour Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
  • Course Fee: $ 2700 USD
  • Accommodation: Private Room
  • Yoga Style: Hatha Yoga
  • Duration: 55 Days
  • Certification: RYT 500
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7 Days Self Yoga Sadhana in Rishikesh, India
  • Course Fee: $ 220 USD
  • Accommodation: Private Room
  • Yoga Style: Hatha Yoga
  • Duration: 7 Days
  • Certification: No
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Daily Drop-in Yoga Classes in Rishikesh, India
  • Class Fee: ₹ 300
  • Class Timing: 09:00 am to 10:30 am
  • Yoga Style: Classical Hatha Yoga
  • Location: Tapovan
  • Days: Mon to Sat
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Why Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram is different “Yoga School in Rishikesh”?

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“In Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram, teaching yoga is a "celebration of life each moment and NOT just body exercise I" Read, Imagine and feel this Amazing — 25 Days and 25 Nights, 200 hours Yoga Teacher Training Course with Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram, Rishikesh, India at the foothills of the Himalayas. Choosing a good trainer is very essential in the first path. It is the first questions arise in our mind. Our experienced teachers will dedicate in a professional way with full attention individually.

Our vision is: We will try our best to provide what is best for you!" It is designed for those who are interested in Yoga as a career, self-knowledge, mindful awakening and also for leisure. Genuinely, the asanas of Hatha Yoga originally have a spiritual purpose within Hinduism, the attainment of `Samadhi a state of meditative consciousness taking oneself from ignorance into a knowledgeable person.

This Yoga Teacher Training Course will bring spirituality, unity, egoless, togetherness, holistic, inner happiness, fun, enjoyment, laughter ever after and understanding the unconditional love by the end of the session. It is a total self-awareness to gain everything in life but to live in nothingness.

Just live in simplicity! Is the secret of answers for all the human sufferings. We more emphasize spirituality, cultivating the basic rules and discipline in life. This Course is hectic but comprehensive to train the students to be disciplined in life and to build the strength for mental and physical faculties. worries that we still give you full relaxation, care and enjoyment inspirationally.

Our Motto: You'll come here as a STUDENT and leave as a TEACHER...!

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in India: Upcoming Course Date

200 hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh, India offered by Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram.
Certified by Yoga Alliance, USA -RYS 200

Course Date Course Fees
(Only Yoga)
Course Fees
(With Food & Shared Room- For Couples Only)
Course Fees
(With Food & Private Room)
Course Fees
(With Food & A/C Room)
4th Dec to 29th Dec 2022 700 USD 1000 USD 1100 USD -
03rd Jan to 28th Jan 2023 700 USD 1000 USD 1100 USD -
01st Feb to 26th Feb 2023 700 USD 1000 USD 1100 USD -
27th Feb to 24th Mar 2023
(With Russian Translator)
- 1450 USD - -
05th Mar to 30th Mar 2023 700 USD 1000 USD 1100 USD 1200 USD
02nd Apr to 27th Apr 2023 700 USD 1000 USD 1100 USD 1200 USD

Note: Special discount USD 100 for early booking 3 months in advance,
for package with Food & Accommodation only.

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in India

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  • yoga in india 2 Vegetarian meals per day during the course
  • yoga in india 2 Ayurvedic/Herbal Tea with light snacks
  • yoga in india Filtered drinking water (hot/cold)
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  • yoga in india Traditional Indian classical music concert
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  • yoga in india Daily 2 Hatha Yoga lessons
  • yoga in india Daily Pranayama (breathing techniques) class
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  • yoga in india Osho Dynamic Meditation
  • yoga in india Mantra chanting Class
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  • yoga in india Satsang (Spiritual talk)
  • yoga in india A Walking tour to Parmanth Niketan Ashram for evening Ganga Arti (Ram Jhula)
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Our Professional Yoga Teachers in Rishikesh, India

Spiritual | Experienced | Professional.

Guru Buddhi Prakash Ji
(Meditation & Philosophy Teacher)
Yogi Dinesh Chander Ji
Yogi Dinesh Chander Ji
(Director & Leading Hatha Yoga Teacher)
Yogi Jitendra Ji
(Pranayama & Meditation)
Yogi Kamal Ji
(Hatha Yoga Alignment & Adjustment)
Swami Amarna Ji
(Osho Meditation Fecilitator)
Dr. Usha Vaishnava Ji
(Ayurveda Doctor)
Kannan Ji
(Anatomy & Physiology Teacher)

Yoga Teacher Training Course in India - Daily Schedule

Yoga Teacher Training Course schedule is designed in very balanced way and comprehensive way that it keeps the student in contemplation of the subject throughout the day and also some the personal time. The schedule is the best integration of theory and practice of yoga. It also allows the student to stay energetic for all the classes. The daily schedule of the course as follows:

Schedule 5:30 AM To 12:30 PM

Early to bed and early to rise, keep your body and mind healthy and wise as well as cultivating yogic discipline. Wake up early, with taking shower, Self-kriya, Jal-Neti and later morning ginger lemon tea is served to provide energy for the day!

Beginning the day with Mantra Chanting by surrendering to God the first thing we have to do. Chanting Mantra for spiritual awakening and calming the mind towards creating positivity for the rest of the day. Each day, waking up is already a gift!

The word "Prana" stands for life force and this is believed to be the vital energy that enliven the body. This also serves as the link between the physical observance and the mind. ... Once the breath is still, your mind faculty is shut down.
The Meditation class in the morning - helps to bring complete relaxation, for the rest of the day. Every day different way of Meditation techniques are taught such as sitting, standing, dancing, sleeping – Silence, Candle, Osho dynamic, Yoga Nidra, Mantra Chanting and Chakra Meditation.

The most important practical class, begins with warming up, performing asanas sequence and finally relaxation and shavasana, finishing with chanting Mantra. Students feeling rejuvenated in the end of the class after 90 mins of practice. You will have the explanations of each posture and learn how to assist, how to teach postures, and why postures are important

Enjoy the brunch (breakfast & lunch) with delicious Indian style meals with daily fruits, cereals, breads, and Indian breakfast as well. Indian vegetarian meals from our kitchen, with rice, local vegetables, lentils, salads.

Yoga Philosophy is an important part to begin the yoga training, knowing the purpose Yoga Training Course, about self understanding, about suffering in life, about culture, Yoga Sutra and most of all discipline of life.

Schedule 12:30 PM To 9:00 PM

Yoga Anatomy is one of important subject to learn about the function of the body, to understand our body and how to utilize it in right way. The subject begins with Digestive System to know what we eat to survive, the Respiratory system to expand our pranic level and Muscular System to perform the asanas with benefits. During the third week, Ayurveda class by Dr Ayurveda, learning about the types of body(doshas), the characteristic, diet, cleansing, daily routine, fasting and finally how to correct our problems in body naturally. Ayurveda says prevention from disease is better than cure.

Organic herbal tea is served from our own farm, along with some light snacks as refreshment to boost energy to continue for next class. :).

Students are guided on how to optimize and adjust the poses, as well as some variations for the difficult poses by the use of blocks, bolster, belts, supporting wall, sand bags in order you can find the benefit and improve the postures more effectively. In the Teaching Methodology, teachers will guide you on how to perform/ conduct an efficient class from the beginning to the end especially for those who interested to be a good Yoga Teacher.

The evening Yoga class, will be in a little flow Vinyasa comprising some advance postures gradually added by third or fourth week to make you more sweats, detoxify, refreshed and more energized.

Indian traditional food served with chapati, dal, local veges and to avoid boredom of same cuisine,we will occasionally add Italian, Chinese food in the menu.

Students may take a walk, or own leisure time after dinner and however please back to Accommodation by 9.00pm the latest – it’s the bedtime now – as early to bed helps early to rise.

Note: - In the process of evaluation and certification, discipline is a key factor. Attending all classes is compulsory and with full attention and respect. Students are evaluated by assignment test by 3rd week, theory test 4th week and practicum test. Certification will be on the 25th day with cultural Closing Ceremony and Puja by taking blessings from our Guruji Swami Yogananda the founder who always stay in our memories.
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200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in India | FAQ's


The school is located near the Lakshman Jhula Bridge in Rishikesh. Rishikesh, in turn, is the world-famous "capital of yoga", a city located in the state of Uttarkhand. Upon arrival at the nearest airport in Delhi, you can take the bus from Kashmiri Gate station or take a taxi directly from the airport, which is a faster and safer way. As soon as you arrive in Rishikesh to Lakshman Jhula, we can meet and escort you to our school. If you need our help, we can also arrange a private taxi directly from Delhi airport to pick you up right from your arrival point. You pay for the taxi yourself, it is approximately from 3000 to 3500 rupees for a one-way trip.

The nearest international airport is in New Daly and the nearest domestic airport is in Jolly Grant (Dehradun city). The train station is in Delhi and from there you can directly go to the train station in Rishikesh or the nearest city of Haridwar.

The weather in Rishikesh is highly dependent on the season and environmental conditions. From November to February in Rishikesh the winter season, during which the average temperature ranges from 11 to 25 degrees. As for the summer season, which lasts from March to July, it is quite hot in Rishikesh - from 25 to 35 degrees. Be that as it may, the weather in Rishikesh in the Lakshman Jhula region is also highly dependent on the environmental factor, since the city in this part is surrounded by high mountains and the cool waters of the Ganges flow from the Himalayas. Regardless of the weather, the atmosphere here is always very peaceful and calm.

In Rishikesh itself, as well as in the immediate vicinity of our school, you can find everything you need. At your service are a variety of grocery stores selling everything you need for daily use, grocery stores, clothing stores. All possible delicacies of European cuisine, Russian, Israeli, Chinese, Mexican, and authentic Indian cuisine are available in nearby restaurants. If you are a lover of delicious food, then here is a “gastronomic paradise” for you. In addition, since Rishikesh is the center of spirituality and a holy place, it is home to many temples, ashrams, religious schools, and charitable foundations. This is a city in which saints, sages, and yogis lived in ancient times and in the recent past. To this day, some historical and spiritual sights remain in the city. One of the ashrams was virtually inaccessible, but nevertheless, it was not forgotten by the Google search engine - this is the Beatles Ashram, which is more than a hundred years old, it still remains attractive to tourists, despite the fact that it is overgrown with bushes and forest trees. In Rishikesh, there are innumerable wonderful places left behind by the Greatest Yogis in the past centuries. It would take over three months to visit all of them, but be that as it may, do not miss the chance to visit even some of them.

We provide our students with a variety of vegetarian food. You can enjoy vegetarian dishes from the menu of various cuisines of the world, such as Indian, Russian, Chinese, as well as European. All food is prepared and served according to "Sattvic" principles, as food has a very large effect on the body and mind, which makes it important for the practice of Yoga and the maintenance of a healthy lifestyle. Our menu is always very varied - so you will never have a problem choosing food. We provide our students with three meals a day and 2 tea breaks. Every day we will prepare food in a different style. However, if you have any type of allergy to a certain type of food, they can inform us about this during registration so that we can adjust their menu accordingly.

The training course program includes:

  • 1. Classical Hatha Yoga, HathaFlow Vinyasa, Ashtanga Yoga, or Sivananda Yoga.
  • 2. Pranayama (breathing techniques)
  • 3. Meditation, Yoga Nidra, Trataka Meditation
  • 4. Mudras and bandhas
  • 5. Yogic Shatkarmas / Kriyas (purification techniques)
  • 6. Teaching teaching yoga classes for beginner, intermediate and advanced students
  • 7. Lectures on anatomy and physiology
  • 8. Satsangs and Spiritual Discussions
  • 9. Basics of Ayurveda, nutrition and yogic diet
  • 10. Benefits of Yoga and its Significance
  • 11. Chanting of mantras
  • 12. Yoga philosophy
  • 13. Yoga therapy
  • 14. Anatomy of yoga
  • 15. Yogic lifestyle
  • 16. Ayurvedic approach to health
  • 17. Training in conducting practical exercises
  • 18. Ethics of a yoga teacher

Initially, Yoga and philosophy in India were transmitted in Hindi and Sanskrit. However, especially for this Yoga course - we teach all classes in intermediate English as it is the main "international language". Thus, students from different countries of the world feel quite comfortable with such transfer of knowledge from teacher to student.

Writing materials, a warm shawl for morning meditation, an alarm clock, a light jacket in case of rain, sunscreen, a hat, flashlight, slippers and shoes, comfortable yoga clothes, and reusable water bottle. If you forgot something - don't worry ..! You can always buy everything you need right here in the nearest stores at quite reasonable prices.

Yes, of course. You can learn all your life. Thus, we suggest that you take a 300-hour course to continue your studies, or you can also apply for a 500-hour course to study Yoga theoretically and practically more deeply. The study of Yoga has no boundaries. You can always continue to study at any time without any restrictions.

The teaching staff of the Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram consists of experienced teachers with experience from 5 to 40 years. Our class and lecture teachers are well versed in the entire Indian traditional and ancient system of philosophy. We are confident that students will receive proper and appropriate knowledge - especially those who come to India in a sincere search for the essence of life and Yoga.

This is not necessary. However, as a precaution, you can get vaccinated in your home country before traveling to India.

  • 1. The total fees should be paid upon registration by filling up the application form upon arrival before the commencement of the course, by CASH or PayPal transfer (including tax).
  • 2. Students are advised to obey the School’s rules and regulations throughout the stay in Course.
  • 3. All fees paid are not refundable or transferable in any reason that students wish to withdraw their course or quit. Alternatively they are allowed to carry forward their course to future session.
  • 4. Students are required to submit their passport original and passport size photo to Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram for registration purposes.
  • 5. The duration of the course is as referred to their course level such as 100 hours (14 days), 200 hours (25 days), 300 hours (35 days) or 500 hours (55 days).
  • 6. During the 3rd week of the course students will be given assignment test and in the last week of the course, a written test as well as practical test.
  • 7. On the last day, a closing ceremony “Pooja” will be performed to Lord Ganesha and certificates will be forwarded to the students with flowers and “Prasad”.
  • 8. Students should not commit in any other activities during the course.
  • 9. In case, any confusion related to the lesson in Hindu Mantra, Philosophy and culture, our knowledgeable and friendly teachers are willing to assist you.
  • 10. The TTC schedule will be given before the commencement of the training and 8 hours of learning session allocated per day for all subjects (except Sunday is free day).
  • 11. Students should attend and be punctual to all classes as stated in the daily schedule program without fail unless if such unavoidable cases occur.
  • 12. Students are only qualified to receive the Yoga Alliance US certificate if they complete the required hours of course successfully and pass in their test with satisfactory marks.
  • 13. Students should obey and follow the respective qualified teachers teaching and instruction for every subjects appointed by Om Shanti Om Yoga Ashram without any obligations.
  • 14. Students should not consume non-vegetarian food, alcohol and tobacco during the course and hang around till late nights. Students should back to room (respective accommodation) by 9.00pm.
  • 15. Our Yoga School will not take any responsibility for any sort of injuries happened to the students due to yoga asana practice in or outside school during or after the course.

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