300 HOUR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING IN RISHIKESH

The 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh, India – accredited by Yoga Alliance – is for yoga teachers who have previously completed a 200 Hour Teacher Training with a registered yoga alliance school.If you are interested to advance your personal practice, yogic wisdom and teaching skills to the highest level, the 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training at Gyan Yog Breath will be the right fit. Besides the daily schedule, you will study about Ayurveda and learn to remove accumulated energy blocks through Emotional Blockage® Treatment.

As a team of highly experienced Indian masters and international yoga instructors we provide the best yoga teacher training for you. Our aim is to create a personalized learning environment in which you feel safe and at ease – ready to open up and connect with your true nature. We encourage the individual to express his/her own uniqueness while teaching yoga.

We are here to help you build confidence and give you useful tips and honest feedback on how to improve as a yoga instructor. Teaching regular teacher training courses for more than a decade has helped us to fine-tune with our students and establish the most enriching course curriculum and content. Throughout the 300 Hour Yoga instructor training, we will break your limitations and guide you to be the best version of yourself.

Continue to connect with the true essence of yoga and discover your authentic Self. Once you explore what yoga really is about for you, you will confidently express your unique teaching voice.

The 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training at Gyan Yog Breath demands a foundational knowledge, discipline and commitment. A large focus is put on correct alignment and teaching the knows and whys of modifications through the aid of props (bolster, wall, belt, block, pillow). We encourage you to create challenging and diverse classes. We believe that the correct adjustment, explanation and modification of postures maximize the students benefits.

During the 25-Day 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training course you will:

  • Uncover the multiple and complex layers of yoga
  • Find out what yoga really is about
  • Establish your unique teaching technique, brand and voice
  • Feel grounded & inspired
  • Fine-tune your practice and alignment
  • Gain precise knowledge about the benefits and contra-indications behind postures
  • Dive deeply into spirituality & the philosophy of yoga in its birthplace Rishikesh

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The 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training classes are held six days a week. On Sundays, you will have a holiday to relax and rejuvenate or join one of our planned excursions. You can choose between cultural outings, exploring nature & surroundings and sports activities like trekking in the Himalayas.

Why this program is the best yoga teacher training for you

Gyan Yog Breath is one of the leading yoga teacher training schools in India. The non-profit organization has specialized in teaching the traditional approach of yoga with interactive and modern methodologies. One of the unique features is the Emotional Blockage® Treatment by Swami Bipin Gyan.

With more than 1500 graduates worldwide, Gyan Yog Breath is one of the oldest and most experienced yoga schools in India. 99% of the student reviews highly recommend to participate at a Yoga Teacher Training at Gyan Yog Breath.

During the course, the Gyan Yog Breath yoga teacher training students get to create their own workshops and teach yoga to slum children in need. Gyan Yog Breath supports various orphanages and NGOs in India to make yoga accessible to underprivileged children. The team consist of both Indian and European staff who know the importance of building a bridge between east and west. The teacher training students always feel safe and understood.

We, at Gyan Yog Breath, provide the best yoga teacher training for you as we pick you up from where you are at and take you to the next level. We show you what lies beneath the surface of what you know already and make sure you leave us as a radiant, confident and inspiring individual and yoga instructor.

We prefer individual guidance and a personal setting, that’s why our student number for this course has been limited. Hence, we can ensure the best supervision, one-on-one feedback and hand-on adjustment.

300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Curriculum

Hatha & Ashtanga Yoga – Multi-Style

Our yoga teacher training program covers the complete hatha and ashtanga asana practice. Influenced by great yogis like B.K.S.Iyenger, Swami SatyanandaSaraswati, Sivananda and Maharishi Mahesh, you can expect to take your yoga practice to more advanced levels and elevate your teaching practice completely. During the teacher training, the asana practice will help you to increase mindful moving, breath awareness, physical and mental strength and refresh all asana Sanskrit names, meaning and benefit.

Pranayama

According to the yogic scriptures, Prana is the force behind the state of existence. In us humans, it has manifested as breath. Through breath modification or control, we can attain countless physical and mental benefits. A regular practise induces a profound awakening of consciousness. During the 300 hour yoga teacher training you can expect to practise and teach more advanced pranayama techniques and expand your perceptions.

Teaching Practise and Methodology

As the core intention of this teacher training program, you will learn how to improve your teaching skills and develop a unique way of expression. Hence, we provide as many teaching practice opportunities for you as possible. Your teachers will share secret tips and tricks on how to sequence, structure and design your class. You can expect to become an expert in creating the right setting and inspiring content for your students. Through props, alignment and theoretical elements, you will learn how to modify a class according to your students physical and mental condition.

300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training topics to be covered:

  • Evolve and progress through teaching practice
  • Increase confidence
  • Promote uniqueness
  • Ensure student safety
  • Gain inspiration on designing and sequencing
  • Re-fine time management and setting
  • Individual focus & fair attention distribution
  • Self-Reflection
  • The ethics of a yoga teacher
  • How to incorporate the Yamas and niyamas

Ayurveda

Ayurveda is an important part of yoga; they are closely related. The Science of Life enhances your understanding of the body and its needs. The Ayurveda classes of the 300 Hour teacher training, will teach you about the body types, concept of Ayurveda, the right food combinations, nutrition, physical toxins and healing herbs. At the Gyan Yog Breath Ashram, we have our own Ayurveda doctor who will be accessible throughout the course for individual consultations and pulse diagnose.

Meditation

The daily meditation class aims to ground you and give you a chance to reflect yourself and learning outcomes. Various techniques are introduced during the teacher training which you will be able to teach at Meditation teaching practice. Learn how to incorporate meditative elements into your yoga class. You will cover mantra meditation, power of transformation meditation, awareness expansion, Kundalini meditative practice and Ancient Indian Meditation.

Philosophy

Understanding the philosophy behind yoga is as important as the practice itself. Studying the ancient concepts of Yoga according to Patanjali Yog Sutras, Baghavad Gita, Samkya Philosophy, Hatha Pradipika, Ashtanga and Kriya Yoga will allow you to shift your perspective and uncover the next layer of your yogic journey.During the teacher training, you will learn to advance your interpersonal communication skills and find the answers to your questions.

Emotional Blockage®

Swami Bipin Gyan, the founder of Gyan Yog Breath and the Emotional Blockage® Treatment spent almost 7 years in silence and sustained meditation. He lived in caves and near riverbank near Manali and Gangotri to live a simple yogi life, away from society. After numerous years, he completed his desire for meditation and knew it was the right time to share his experience and knowledge with aspiring teachers and spiritual seekers. Swami Bipin Gyan exclusively introduces the Emotional Blockage®Treatment at Gyan Yog Breath and their partner schools. It is a healing therapy that releases oppressed emotions, energy and tightness from the physical and mental body. The treatment helps you to feel lighter, peaceful and finally let go of past trauma and pain. During the yoga teacher training, you will receive and give this treatment to others.

300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course Dates

Course Details

1st– 25th January 2019, 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training @Gyan Yog Breath in RishikeshBOOKED OUTAdmission Closed
1st– 25th February 2019, 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training @Gyan Yog Breath in RishikeshBOOKED OUTAdmission Closed
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Schedule

TIMEWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4
06:00-07:00AMShatkarmaShatkarmaShatkarma
07:00-08:00AMPranayama and MeditationPranayama and MeditationPranayama and MeditationPranayama and Meditation
08:00:08:15AMTea BreakTea BreakTea BreakTea Break
08:15-10:15AMHatha AsanaHatha AsanaTeaching PractiseTeaching Practise
10:15 AMBreakfast & TeaBreakfast & TeaBreakfast & TeaBreakfast & Tea
11:00-12:00AMAyurvedaPhilosophyPhilosophyPhilosophy
12:00-13:00PMAlignmentAnatomyTeaching PractiseTeaching Practise
13:30PMLunchLunchLunchLunch
14:00-15:00PMKarma YogaKarma YogaKarma YogaKarma Yoga
15:00-16:00PMAshtanga TreatmentAshtangaAshtangaAshtanga
16:00-18:00PMHatha AsanaHatha AsanaTeaching PractiseTeaching Practise
18:00 PMEmotional Blockage TreatmentMeditationMeditationMeditation Teaching Practise
19:00 PMDinnerDinnerDinnerDinner


 This is an approximate schedule. Schedule times and classes can vary slightly. You will receive your final schedule on arrival.

Course Fees

The regular course fee for our 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training is: 2000 USD

  • You can get an early bird discount of 100 USD for booking two months prior course start. The course fee will be reduced to 1900 USD or 3700 USD for two students
  • Reserve your seat three months prior course start and the fee will be 1800 USD or 3500 USD for two students
  • Sign up four months prior course start and get a 300 USD discount. The price will be 1700 USD or 3400 USD for two students.

The fees include:

  • 26 days accommodation (the night before course start is included)
  • A double or twin shared room (check availability)
  • Hot water
  • Ayurvedic consultation (pulse diagnose)
  • New yoga mat
  • 3 ayurvedic vegetarian meals per day
  • Use of towels, bed sheets and pillows
  • Tea and water
  • Course books
  • Indian mala
  • A white School T-Shirt
  • Neti Pot & Sutra
  • One taxi pick up from Dehradun to Rishikesh
  • Welcoming and Graduation Ceremony
  • Yoga Alliance Certification after successful completion


If you wish to have a private room, heating or air conditioning, prepare to pay 200$ for each extra. You can purchase an Indian Sim Card with High Speed Internet at the ashram.

Accommodation

During your 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training with us, you will be staying at our newly built ashram in Visthapit, Rishikesh.  The ashram is located next to the national park and river which provides you with a beautiful scenery and natural sounds, away from the disturbing noises of the market. Here you can enter into your inner journey while watching the birds and spotting an elephant across the river.

There are two bright yoga shala, a roof-terrace, sitting space, restaurant and 20 rooms.

All rooms are equipped with an attached bathroom and hot water. Some rooms have balconies.

The restaurant is set up with a buffet board, benches and tables, filtration system and amazing view to the River & Mountains.

Food

 

Gyan Yog Breath provides three freshly prepared vegetarian meals per day including Sundays. All meals are home-made and cooked with love. We do not use any processed or frozen ingredients. Seasonal fruits and vegetables will make you feel nourished and energized. We make our own soy milk, coconut milk, peanut butter, tofu and bread.

Schedule:

Morning Tea: 8:00AM

Breakfast: 9:30AM

Lunch: 1:00PM

Dinner: 7:30PM

If you have any allergy or intolerance, please let us know in advance so our cooks can prepare everything for you.

Additional Information

The food offered is vegetarian. We do not serve any meat, fish or eggs.

Alcohol is strictly forbidden during the yoga teacher training.

The registration fee needs to be paid in advance and is non-refundable.