Himalayan Yoga Academy is one of the leading yoga schools in Rishikesh, India

Himalayan Yoga Academy is one of the most progressive schools in Rishikesh.

The name of our school, Academy, corresponds to our name mission: to create an educational establishment, where seekers would learn all aspects of yoga, both theoretically and practically. For this, we have created a board of our staff teachers which no other school in Rishikesh can boast of. We have gathered teachers who are professionals in their field of yoga, so that our students could learn different practices and styles from the first hands.

We're not guru centered school, that means there is no one man teaching all aspects of yoga. At the same time, we preserve the model of an institution where guru-sadhaka mode of teaching/learning is practiced.

However, Academy means variety of subjects, with every subject being taught by a teacher who has researched and practiced this very subject for many years.

Our main goal is to create experience, to facilitate our students in applying knowledge in their practice and get real insights about the goals of yoga and nature of reality. For this, we have both strong theoretical approach (gaining the knowledge) and very sold practical part (applying the knowledge in students' own practice). With such approach we're nurturing yoga teachers of new generation: open-minded, creative and brave, but with very solid understanding, both intellectual and practical, of what they are teaching.

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Reviews by graduates

I completed my 240 Hour Teacher Training Course at the Himalayan Yoga Academy in March 2015.

It was one of the most enriching and life changing experiences I have undergone. The overall course allowed me to face and overcome some of my greatest fears. The teachers were all wonderful as they each provided a different yet inspiring and authentic approach to the practice of yoga. I made so many amazing friends that I still keep in touch with and learnt so much more about myself during the 6 week course.

I left India with a new zest to want to learn everything I could about Yoga and am so grateful for the time I had there.

Upcoming events

Open
November 8, 2017 - December 12, 2017
in Shree Vithal Ashram (Rishikesh, India)
Open
November 8, 2017 - November 17, 2017
in Shree Vithal Ashram (Rishikesh, India)
Open
November 8, 2017 - November 21, 2017
in Shree Vithal Ashram (Rishikesh, India)

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