Philosophical perspectives

The art of yoga in ancient India was being practiced since the Vedic period. This perennial wisdom of self realization is having its roots in Samkhya Philosophy of sage Kapila. This doctrine is greater contribution to the field of psychology and philosophy with an objective of having an understanding of the cause and effect. On this background of metaphysics of Samkhya, Maharshi Patanjali later systematically developed the Ashtanga Yoga. Samkhya holds that knowledge is the means of liberation. Yoga loudly pronounces the same with clear benefits of Yoga in the form reduction of impurities and the attainment of the discriminating wisdom. The training programs in India will consist of the essential philosophical principles which are helpful to develop the sustainable Yogic practice with its basic aim and objectives of achieving the health and happiness through the harmony in the life.

Traditions.

Indian yoga traditions are the essence of the hard work and the legacy of legendary masters of the subject who devoted their life time for the practice of Yoga and its applications. Eminent yogis like Swami Sivananda of Rishikesh, T Krishnamacharaya, BKS Iyengar and many others across the country propagated the study of hatha yoga in India with the help of the suitable teaching methodologies. In order to achieve the precise understanding of the technicalities of the yogic modules, these practical methods are fundamental to Yoga teacher training programs in India. The schools are committed to the continuity of the lineage in addition to the fulfillment of the contemporary needs of the teaching skills to the students of Yoga training.

Popular destinations

Around the world India being the land of yoga is one of the most thought out famous yoga teacher training destination. Every year many aspirants of Yoga from different parts of the world come to India to study and practice. One can choose the best suitable places in India such as Rishikesh, Varkala, Dharmshala for Yoga training.

Rishikesh has earned the sobriquet title as “World Capital of Yoga” apart from being heritage city of the country, the city is surrounded by the mighty majestic Himalayans hills with an enshrining flow of the river Ganges. The spiritual vibrancy and this energizing environment is perfect place for the practice of Yoga and meditation techniques.

Credentials

Yoga teacher training Schools and the teachers maintain the credentials and standards per the international teaching. Many teachers in the country will study through the academic institutions such as the Universities where in they acquire the sound knowledge o the subject with proper training, self study and practice. Various Yoga Schools and teachers are registered with Yoga Alliance USA which is one of the largest credentialing bodies for the teachers and the schools.

The western students during their yoga teacher training in India will find the exposure for the Indian culture and cuisine. These destinations provide the down to earth facilities in the most economic way ensuring the quality of the hygiene and the teacher training programs.