500 h. Yoga Teacher Training

3187 €

500 h. Yoga Teacher Training

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Residential Hatha Yoga Teacher Training course of 500 hour in Rishikesh India – RYS 500 with Vishwa Shanti Yoga School. Registered with Yoga Alliance USA as RYS 200 and RYS 300 our 500 hour yoga teacher training course is a combination of 200 hour and 300 hour certification courses beginning with the basic or beginner level gradually furthering to intermediate and advanced level yoga teaching. Your basic understanding and interest of yoga learning will be nurtured and developed offering you theoretical and practical education on meditation, yogic breathing technique (pranayama), yogic cleansing (shatkarma) combined with different yoga poses (asanas). Besides, this course roots your understanding of yoga philosophy and anatomy and physiology. Our instructors who have studied over years in Indian traditional yoga institutes and obtained a decent experience in yoga teaching guide you through all that you require to become a yogi and an instructor who teaches a mass of students with varied experiences and understanding of the universe.

Yoga teacher training highlights:

  • Full board
  • International Yoga Teacher Training certification
  • Beautiful accommodation
  • Well qualified and experienced faculty with their own specialities


500 hours Yoga Teacher Training in India Syllabus:

  • Techniques, Training and practice- asanas, pranayamas, kriyas, chanting, mantra, meditation and other traditional yoga techniques.
  • Teaching methodology - teaching styles, qualities of a teacher.
  • Anatomy and Physiology- body systems/ organs, chakras, Nadis.
  • Yoga Philosophy, lifestyle and ethics for yoga teachers- Yoga Sutras, Hatha Yoga Pradipika, Bhagavad Gita.
  • Practicum- Teaching Practice.


Hotel Yog Vashishth is a 3 star category hotel and is situated at one of the best areas in and around Swargashram, Rishikesh - the Yoga Capital of the World, a serene and peaceful locale away from the main highway. Each deluxe room at Hotel Yog Vashishth offers breath taking views of the Himalayan Hills and a private quiet balcony area to relax, sip a cup of tea or just read a book to the sound of the wind kissing the hills.


You will be residing at Vashishth guest house - single room with attached bathroom. The rooms are equipped with comfortable bed, night table, television, cooler fan for summer. You will have access to free wifi, hot and cold water 24/7. Every day cleaning facility in your room is an added benefit. If you have any problem, just inform the front desk and rest will be taken care of.


3 vegetarian meals per day. Please inform the front desk upon arrival if you are vegan or have allergies to certain food

Things to do

  • Rafting
  • Camping
  • Trekking
  • Wildlife Safari
  • Pilgrimage Tour
  • Skiing Tour
  • Yoga & Meditation

Additional information

Meeting point

Vashishth guest house

Airport transfers

Airport transfers are not included in this yoga teacher training.

How to get there

If you are coming by public transport eg. Bus/Train:

After reaching bus stand in Rishikesh take auto upto Ram Jhula bridge....cross the Ganga river either by walk over Ram Jhula bridge or by boat (ferry). take right...walk straight through the market road along with the river bank...next to clock tower (Parmarth Niketan Ashram) take first left. first right…first left. you will find us.

If you are coming by private transport eg. Car/Taxi:

You can also reach directly by car to our Guest House. Once you will reach IDPL-2 gate which is 4-5 km. before Rishikesh (left side Hanuman Temple) take right turn drive 2-2.5 km. you will reach AIIMS hospital. Opposite AIIMS hospital is the Bairaaz Bridge cross is take first left drive apx. 7 km. through forest road (open only 6 am to 7 pm).keep only left side/diversion. You will find a small taxi stand. take left. take first right. drive 300mtr. you will find us.

What to bring

Bring two passport size photographs for our record and certificate, copy of 200-hour Certificate (if you are registered for 300 hour ttc), mobile phone, cords of the electronic devices, ATM Debit Card (for the best exchange rate), flashlight torch or headlamp, raincoat/umbrella, clothes that suits the season you are coming, comfortable clothes for yoga practice, swimming clothes, shoes (at least two pairs), toiletries, hot water bottle if you come between November and February, travel towel, first aid kit and basic medications, any personal belongings like camera. You may want to bring musical instrument, mp3 player or movies, mosquito net, nail kit, knife, scissors, biodegradable soap, or anything else that you think is necessary.


Do you provide on ground transportation?

You can book a taxi through us from Delhi or Dehradun airport or even Haridwar railway junction. Costs – US$ 70 from Delhi airport or hotel; US$ 20 from Dehradun airport or Haridwar junction.

What should i prepare before coming for YTTC?

You should prepare yourself to be open mind, ready to learn and understand, flexible to the totally new environment you are coming to. We give our 100% and expect the same from you. You should bring with you all that you may need to equip yourself at a place so far away from home, but don’t hesitate to ask us in case you need anything.

Rishikesh offers you all the basic necessities and we are here to assist you in all that you need. Be prepared that the course is intensive and you will have to dedicate your time physically and mentally, you will have to do assignments and interact with the teachers and fellow students to get most out of the intended course. Be prepared that you may face difficulties at times but remain confident, we are ready to provide you solutions and comfort if you come and talk to us as and when you feel problem.

When can i departe from school?

Our classes end on Saturday so you can buy flight tickets for Sunday; you can leave the school early morning that day. If you think you will have some plans to travel around India with your new friends, plan accordingly.

What if i arrive a few days earlier? Can i still stay in the school or should i book a hotel outside?

You can stay with us, you will have to pay US$ 20 per day extra for this.

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Payment conditions

  • 10% payment is received through Bookingyoga.com
  • Payment method: Credit card

  • Upon confirmation: $400 USD (non-refundable)
  • Upon arrival: final payment
  • Payment method: PayPal or Bank transfer
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The instructor(s) for this yoga teacher training will be announced upon booking or arrival.

Inclusions & Exclusions

What's included in this yoga teacher training:

  • 61 nights accommodation
  • 3 vegetarian meals per day
  • Yoga Alliance USA certification as RYT 500
  • Anatomy and Physiology workshops
  • Meditation/ Pranayama
  • Yoga Philosophy

What's not included:

  • Airfare
  • Airport transfers
  • Travel insurance
  • All services not listed above

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