Yoga Teacher Training in India

Yoga Teacher Training in India
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!


Course Teachers

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.

Courses Offered

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.

SCROLL DOWN FOR information on our upcoming annual RISHIKESH YOGA RETREAT!

200hrs intensive programs certified with Yoga Alliance International.

Upcoming Dates & Details


YOGA THERAPY and RESTORATIVE YOGA – The Healing Path of Yoga 100hrs

Venue: Rishikesh
Costs: 1,700 euros
Dates: November 2022 and February 2023
*An “Introduction to Ayurveda” is included in this program.

ADVANCED LEVEL YTTC 200hrs – What is Advanced Yoga Practice/Awakening to Ones Spiritual Self
Venue: Rishikesh, India
Dates: 2022/23 dates to be confirmed.
Costs: 1,900 euros
*Further Introduction to Ayurveda included on this program.

RISHIKESH YOGA RETREAT 14th – 24th November 2022

 YOGA and MEDITATION Retreat for Yoga teachers and those with a keen interest in yoga and India.

WE will have ten nights in beautiful Rishikesh for Yoga Asanas, Meditation, Self Healing Practices, kirtan, authentic yoga philosophy and guided visits to beautiful spiritual places!

Sumptuous Indian and Western food available in nearby restaurants and cafes.

Dates: 14th – 24th November 2022.

If you are interested please contact us for further details! Only a few places left. Early booking recommended.

VENUES: We will have seven nights in the MVT Guesthouse, set in beautiful and lush gardens. All rooms with private bathroom, balcony and garden views. And three nights at Yoga Niketan by Sanskriti, located beside the River Ganges. All rooms with private bathroom, balcony with views of Ganga. Restaurant in each venue, serving delicious selections of Indian and Western style food. There are also many cafes and restaurants catering to all tastes in the nearby areas.

COSTS: Please enquire for costs when you write to book your slot, or for more information.

Please visit our Upcoming Trainings page to see 2022/2023 dates or email Maggie for more information.