Yoga Alliance - Registered Yoga School Rys 200, Rys 300, Rys 500 in Rishikesh
Samatva Yogalaya - Rishikesh, a yoga school in India registered with Yoga Alliance, offers intensive yoga courses for beginners, affordable yoga retreats and residential yoga teacher training certification based on traditional hatha yoga and hatha yoga in iyengar/ashtanga style with focus on alignment. Located in the holy city of Rishikesh (India), Samatva Yogalaya under the leadership of Krishna Sikhwal (E-RYT 500) provides 200 hour, 300 hour and 500 hour affordable yoga teacher training programs recognized by the Yoga Alliance, USA. Harmony is the intention of yoga and Samatva, a word derived from the Bhagvad Gita (chapter 2 verse 48) encompasses that intention perfectly. Yogalaya on the other hand means a place that houses yoga (yoga + alaya). Therefore, Samatva Yogalaya has a holistic approach to teaching yoga that ultimately leads to harmony.
Samatva Yogalalaya, under the leadership of it's founder and teacher Krishna Sikhwal, is emerging and establishing itself as one of the best yoga schools in India by virtue of it's traditional teaching styles, small class size (approx. 10~12 students in each batch), personalized attention to each student and much more. A brief interview of our yoga teacher, Krishna Sikhwal, on significance of "OM" which is used in religious and yogic chants in India and around the world, published in the Wall Street Journal:- https://goo.gl/wbFK8J
While there is always a good reason to learn yoga for health benefits but if you really wish to learn more about the yoga as an ancient scientific practice then it’s a great idea to do Yoga Teacher Training specially in India. Yoga is not just about the physical asana practice but is an amalgamation of practices that also bring benefits to your emotional, mental and spiritual well-being.
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Though newly established Samatva Yogalaya under the leadership of Krishna Sikhwal is fast emerging as one of the best yoga schools in India. Perhaps one of the main reasons for this distinction is that the Samatva Yogalaya teaches yoga only in small class sizes of about 10 students. There are a number of yoga schools that churn out yoga teachers in large numbers but if you really wish,Read More
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So you have decided to go for yoga teacher training? Well before you do anything else congratulate yourself on making a choice that will help you in your personal and professional journey. After that, begin to prepare yourself for yoga teacher training and don’t be surprised by how far it will take you and how much you progress.Read More