RISHIKESH – Valley of The Saints
Come and experience classical yoga in the home of its origin, India, close to the sacred River Ganges. Taste the benefits of a regular daily yoga practice. You will feel more relaxed, happier and have greater peace of mind. Make your mind your friend and not your enemy!
Rishikesh is an ancient pilgrimage town, situated in the foothills of the Himalayas and beside the River Ganges. It is the starting point for those wishing to head up into the snowy mountains for trecking and visiting Holy pilgrimage sites such as at Gangotri and Badrinath. Around Rishikesh area there are many places of interest to visit, ancient temples, evenings spent beside the Ganges, rafting and horseriding.
Yoga Teacher Training Courses
These Yoga Teacher Training courses and Yoga/Ayurvedic retreats are being offered in beautiful venues a few miles up river from Rishikesh town, amidst natural beauty; but within easy walking distance of temples, shops, river boats, swinging pedestrian bridges and plenty of cafes serving delicious food!Yoga originated in India and it is well worth experiencing yoga in its place of origin, where you can soak in the spiritual vibrations which will take you deeper into yourself and help you to become relaxed and free from tensions. India is a land of ancient culture with deep spiritual origins…….. a land of great beauty and of incredible varied experiences.
We will visit little known holy places, ashrams, temples, view the Himalayas, walk on the white sands of the Ganga, attend Ganga Arati, drive to the Famous Siva temple and lots more!
Yogi Yogendra teaches in the tradition of the Himalayan masters. He spent a period of his life living in the Himalayas as a spiritual seeker. He presently teaches in Rishikesh, Europe and Canada.
Manorama has been his student for over ten years and currently teaches yoga in Spain and India. She is the founder and director of Spirit of Yoga Classical Yoga Institute in Malaga, Spain. Manorama has a wealth of knowledge about India and its traditions, and offers educational and spiritual retreats and pilgrimages to the lesser known holy places.
Both Yogi Yogendra and Manorama offer non-commercial classical yoga training courses and retreats.
Yoga / Ayurveda Retreats/Courses close to the River Ganges. Some Yoga retreats will take place in a traditional ashram environment.
Spiritual Trips to Rishikesh, Yoga and Ayurveda Retreats, YOGA TEACHER TRAINING.
200hrs intensive programs certified with Yoga Alliance International.
Upcoming Dates & Details
YOGA THERAPY and RESTORATIVE YOGA 100hrs
Dates: 16 – 30th November 2018
An “Introduction to Ayurveda” is included in this program.
Yoga Retreat for Yoga teachers and those with a keen interest in yoga and India!
WE will have two weeks in Tiruvanamalai, in the South East of India. We will visit the Ashram of Ramana Maharshi, and other notable Ashrams in the area. We will visit the outstanding temple of Arunachala, and Mahabalapuram on the ocean. We will walk up Arunachala hill to meditate in the cave ashrams where Ramana Maharshi meditated for sixteen years.
Dates: 15th – 28th January 2019.
If you are interested please contact us for further details!
Bhakti Yoga Retreat for yoga teachers and those interested in authentic yoga philosophy!
The retreat will take place in Rishikesh not far from the River Ganges, and in Jaipur near the Pink City! There will be daily yoga classes, kirtan and Bhagavad Gita and other bhakti scriptures classes. Visits to local Ashrams and spiritual places of interest.
This is a proposed retreat, and if you are interested please contact me for further details!
Proposed dates: 21st February – 7th March 2019.
Advanced Level 200hrs (Dates to be confirmed).