Om Yoga Academy is dedicated to providing an authentic and traditional Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) programmes. The course is certified by Yoga Alliance USA, and so it is universally recognised. Rishikesh is the Yoga capital of the world, and so it is the perfect location for you to begin your journey in to the world of teaching. Om Yoga Academy is located in the heart of Rishikesh, a stones throw away from the world’s holiest river – the Ganga.
Class sizes are small at Om Yoga Academy. This means students have lots of direct contact with teachers. Unlike some schools, that can have over thirty students, the academy has a maximum capacity of ten. Small size group learning allows for a more sincere passing of knowledge. This is in line with the ancient traditions of Yoga, that has always stressed the passing of knowledge from master to student in a very direct and personal manner. As a result they leave a much more accomplished Yoga practitioner and teacher.
The Academy is a professional and credible Yoga school. It exceeds standards across the board. The accommodation is very clean, something the school prides itself on. The sattvic food (traditional yogic diet) is made fresh on the premise daily. The environment at Om Yoga Academy is welcoming and homely. Thus, an ambiance that allows students to feel comfortable and at ease. This adds to the fantastic experience of embarking on a Yoga Teacher Training Certification (YTTC)
General Programme Overview
Om Yoga Academy provides a course that encompasses all aspects of the yoga tradition. The need for yoga as a path to spiritual development is important. It is not enough to just performs asanas or poses. Therefore The academy embraces a holistic approach that allows student to dive deeper in to the practice.
Yoga students study the ancient texts of yoga (the sutras of Patanjali), and discuss its implications on modern life. The students explore Meditation, pranayama (breathing techniques) and kriya (cleanses) The schools rest day is Sunday. It provides an opportunity to experience the diverse and colorful culture in India. The academy arranges excursions for the students to enjoy on their days off, and offers three vegetarian meals daily, cooked fresh on the premise.
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