Hatha Yoga Teacher Training India Rishikesh

hatha yoga teacher training in Rishikesh

Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh


Hey Yoga Lovers! Wanna try one of the best styles of yoga in Rishikesh? Here, we come up with Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh to increase the fortitude, flexibility and strength of the body. Hatha Yoga is a popular style of yoga among yoga aspirants and wanderers, it is a practice beneficial in maintaining the right balance in the body.


Practice with its Roots

Yoga is a pristine practice discovered by India ages ago. Still, the country holds its roots and offer the true style of Hatha Yoga. It is certainly the best place to experience the authenticity of yoga. The homeland of Yoga, India is calling you to fall in love with the color and beauty of Hatha Yoga.

Drishti Yoga School understands the need and interest of a yoga wanderer and so offers the authentic course of Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh under the guidelines and rules of Yoga Alliance, USA. We choose the destination of Rishikesh so that one can not only gain the knowledge of yoga but also get replete in the environment of it. Certainly, the Yoga Capital of the World, Rishikesh offers the environment to be a real yogi. Moreover, it is one of the cheapest places to learn and gain the certification of Yoga in India.

Lia Thompson - 200 Hours Yoga Course - June 2018 - Canada

I am beyond words to describe my experience here at Drishti Yoga School. What a beautiful, profound, and unforgettable experience! The knowledge and guidance I have received from this yoga family has changed my life. You are taken away by the beauty and love all around you. I couldn’t have imagined a more humble place to get my 200 hour teacher training.

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Hatha Yoga Teacher Training Course India Highlights –

  • 28 nights accommodation & 3 times Vegan and Yogic meals
  • Free Airport Pickup
  • One 60 min Ayurvedic massage
  • Free yoga mat, books and other yoga materials
  • Learn yoga philosophy and the art of teaching
  • Courses on physiological and energetic basis of yoga
  • Yoga Alliance Professionals certificate and letter of recommendation
  • One Himalayan Sunrise Tour

Are You a Beginner? That’s Great

It’s genuine to carry a little fear while opting a yoga teacher training course for the first time. But my dear Yoga Lover, you need not to worry while choosing Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh for the first time because Hatha Yoga is the perfect start to your yoga life. Yes, you read it right, Hatha Yoga is the best yoga to do if you are a beginner in this field and want a great start to your yoga career. Simply means, Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh is meant for all level of yoga students; as a beginner, it will be a perfect start for you and as an old-handed yogi/yogini, it is the perfect way to sharpen your skills.


Hatha Yoga is not a physical exercise, indeed, it is a style of yoga helps a lot to understand the geometry and working of the human body. It will create an ambiance where you will easily get used to the asanas and energy flow in yoga. After practicing the Hatha style of yoga, you will be able to use postures as per your need, i.e., to calm the agitation of the mind and physical pains of the body.

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We are pretty sure, after getting the complete information of Hatha Style of Yoga, you are so excited to register for Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh. Great! We can help with that. Our registered yoga school in Rishikesh, Drishti Yoga is conducting the Hatha Style of Yoga Teacher Training Course and is inviting you with the open-heart to join and gain the real knowledge of Hatha Yoga.

Hatha Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India - Daily Schedule

05:30 am To 06:00 am Herbal Tea
06:00 am To 07:00 Shatkarma/Yogic cleansing, Pranayama and Chanting
07:00am To 08:30 Hatha Yoga Class
08:30 am To 09:30 am Breakfast
09:30 am To 10:30 am Yoga Anatomy
11:00 am To 12:00 Yoga Philosophy
12:00 pm To 01:00 Lunch
03:00 pm To 04:00 Body alignment and adjustment
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm Hatha / Iyengar Class
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Yoga Asana Practice including teaching Practicums.
6:30 pm to 7 pm Meditation
7 pm to 8 pm Dinner time
10 pm Lights Off

Julie Giraud-Avril - Hatha Yoga Course - 2017

Sumit is the best yoga teacher i have ever practice with.
Never met a teacher who knows so deeply well body and how to get the best out of it. He helped me to get my practice one step farer.  I could fly to india only for a one hour yoga with him.

Hatha Yoga Teacher Training Rishikesh – Syllabus

Hatha Yoga

  • 1.Pawanmuktasana series 1
  • 2.Pawanmuktasana serie 2
  • 3.Pawanmuktasana series 3
  • 4.Surya Namaskar ( sun salutation)
  • 5.Chandra Namaskar (Moon salutation)
  • 6.Tadasana (palm tree pose)
  • 7.Triyak tadasana (swaying palm tree pose)
  • 8.Trikonasana (triangle pose)
  • 9.Parivirtatrikon asana – revolving triangle pose
  • 10.Uttkatasana –chair pose
  • 11.Virbhdrasana 1 -warrior 1
  • 12.Virbhdrasana 2 -warrior 2
  • 13.Virbhdrasana 3 -warrior 3
  • 14.Ardha Chandrasana- Half moon pose
  • 15.Vriksasana – tree pose
  • 16.Parvatasana – mountain pose
  • 17.Adho mukha svanasana – downward facing dog
  • 18.Kati chakrasana – waist rotating pose
  • 19.Malasana – squatted yoga pose
  • 20.Garudasana – eagle pose
  • 21.Baddha Konasana- bound angle pose
  • 22.Rajkapoot asana – pegion pose
  • 23.Bhujanghasana – cobra pose
  • 24.Urdhva mukha svanasana –upward facing dog
  • 25.Matsyasana-
  • 26.Setu Bhandasana
  • 27.Utrasana
  • 28.Dhanurasana
  • 29.Salabhasana
  • 30.Supta Virasana- reclining hero pose
  • 31.Virasana – hero pose
  • 32.Vajrasana –thunderbolt
  • 33.Gomukhasana
  • 34.Balasana
  • 35.Dandasana
  • 36.Ardha Matsyendrasana

Pranayama (Breathing Practices)

  • Introduction of Pranayama
  • Benefits of pranayama
  • General guidelines
  • Clavicular
  • Thorocic and Diaphragmatic Breathing (Yogic Breathing)
  • Ujjayi
  • Bhastrika
  • Kapalbhati
  • Nadi – Sodhana
  • Bhramari
  • Surya – Bhedi & Chandra – Bhedi Sheetali & Sheetkari

Sitting postures for pranayama sadhana-

  • Easy pose
  • Half-lotus
  • Swastikasana
  • siddha yoni asana

Recitation of Sacred Sound (Mantra Chanting)


  • Om Asato Maa Sadgamaya (Mantra from Upanishad)
  • Tvameva mata ca pita Tvameva (Sloka on gods)
  • Om Tryambakam Yajamahe ( Mantra on lord shiva)
  • Om sahana vavatu ( Mantra from Upanishad)
  • Guru Brahma Guru Vishnu Gurudevo maheshwara ( Guru stotram)
  • Yogena Cittasya ( Sloka on sage Patanjali)
  • Hare rama, Hare Krishna ( Maha mantra)

Mudras (Yoga Gestures)

  • Jnana mudra
  • Chin mudra
  • Yoni mudra
  • Bhairava mudra
  • Shambhavi mudra
  • Nasikagra
  • Khechari

Yoga Bandhas (Energy Lock)


  • Preparation
  • Uddiyana
  • Jalandhar
  • Mula & Maha Bandha
  • Teaching
  • Doubts

Yoga Cleansing (Shatkarma)


  • Rubber-neti
  • Jalaneti
  • Kapalbhati- cleansing the lungs

Yoga Nidra (Psychic Sleep)


  • Basic Relaxation
  • Tension Relaxation
  • Full Body Relaxation

Yoga Philosophy (Yoga Darshana)

  • Introduction to yoga ,
  • its philosophy and evolution
  • Introduction to yoga sutras of patanjali
  • Definition of yoga
  • 4 aspects of mind and its functions
  • Daily Schedule of a yoga student
  • Principles of 5 Basic element & 10 Senses
  • Yama , Niyama (4 days)
  • Asana , Pranayama & Pratyahara , Dharana , Dhyan , Samadhi (2 Days)
  • Pancha – Vayus
  • Panchakoshas
  • Sattva , Rajas & Tamas (Triguna)
  • Introduction to chakras and its functions
  • Three Doshas
  • 4 padas of yoga sutras
  • Lives of yogis (Inspiring stories)
  • Diet & Nutrition for a yogi
  • Question & Answers

Anatomy and Physiology

  • Digestive System
  • Respiratory System
  • Circulatory System
  • Nervous System
  • Endocrine System
  • Organs Bodily systems
  • Nadis
  • Chakras
  • Muscular System
  • Skeletal Sytem
  • Muscle Functions according to Joint Movements
  • Breathing
  • Inversions
  • Svasana

Teaching Methodology

  • Positive & conscious communication Friendship and trust
  • Time management
  • Qualities of a teacher
  • Principles of demonstrating, observation,
  • assisting,
  • correcting
  • Use of voice in class
  • Mental & emotional preparation for teaching
  • Class preparation
  • Step by step class structure planning.

Evaluation are based on:

  • Written Test
  • Asana Practical Test
  • Attendance
  • Performance
  • Behaviour

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