Yoga Teachers Training in India

Yoga Teacher Training India


Yoga Alliance - Registered Yoga School Rys 200, Rys 300, Rys 500 in Rishikesh


Yoga Teachers Training in India - Samatva Yogalaya 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.


200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in India

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Rishikesh

200 hour residential and affordable yoga teacher training in India based on traditional hatha yoga, hatha yoga in iyengar style and hatha yoga in ashtanga style at yoga school Samatva Yogalaya,
Rishikesh - Rys 200
( US$ 1700 including food and single room accommodation).

300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in India

300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Rishikesh

300 hour residential and affordable yoga teacher training in India based on traditional hatha yoga, hatha yoga in iyengar style and hatha yoga in ashtanga style at yoga school Samatva Yogalaya,
Rishikesh - Rys 300
( US$ 1800 including food and single room accommodation).

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in India

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Rishikesh

500 hour residential and affordable yoga teacher training in India based on traditional hatha yoga, hatha yoga in iyengar style and hatha yoga in ashtanga style at yoga school Samatva Yogalaya,
Rishikesh - Rys 500
( US$ 3300 including food and single room accommodation).


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. 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

Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh (2019)

RYT 200, 300 and 500-hour Yoga Alliance certification and residential hatha yoga teacher training in India (2019) (traditional hatha yoga, hatha yoga in iyengar style and hatha yoga in ashtanga style) at yoga school Samatva Yogalaya - Rys 200, Rys 300. Course fee includes course material, yoga mat, single room accommodation with attached bath, 3 meals per day and outdoor activities on Sundays.

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training


  • 07 January 2019 to 02 February 2019 :: US$ 1700 (Yoga Alliance - RYT 200 Certification in Rishikesh, India)

  • 18 March 2019 to 13 April 2019 ::
    US$ 1700 (Yoga Alliance - RYT 200 Certification in Rishikesh, India)

  • 27 May 2019 to 22 June 2019 :: US$ 1700 (Yoga Alliance - RYT 200 Certification in Rishikesh, India)

300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training


  • 04 February 2019 to 09 March 2019 :: Fully Booked (300-Hour Yoga Alliance Teacher Training - RYT 500 in India)

  • 15 April 2019 to 18 May 2019 ::
    US$ 1800 (300-Hour Yoga Alliance Teacher Training - RYT 500 in India)

  • 24 June 2019 to 27 July 2019 :: US$ 1800 (Yoga Alliance - RYT 200 Certification in Rishikesh, India)

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training


  • 07 January 2019 to 09 March 2019 :: US$ 3300 (500-Hour Yoga Alliance Certification - RYT 500 in Rishikesh, India)

  • 18 March 2019 to 18 May 2019 ::
    US$ 3300 (500-Hour Yoga Alliance Certification - RYT 500 in Rishikesh, India)

  • 2 May 2018 to 27 July 2019 :: Fully Booked (500-Hour Yoga Alliance Certification - RYT 500 in Rishikesh, India)

Please book your yoga teacher training at your earliest convenience. As our reputation grows, our yoga teacher trainings fill quickly. We still strive to maintain the highest standards of quality and excellence in our yoga training. To continue to do this we keep our teacher trainings to a maximum of 12 students per session.

Why You Need to do Yoga Teacher Training?

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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