Intermediate Integral Yoga Teacher Training – INDIA
with Swami Ramananda, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT and Lalita Dagny Vigander, E-RYT 500, LMT, RCYT
January 12 - February 2, 2020
Travel to the birthplace of Yoga and earn your certification as an Intermediate Integral Yoga teacher.
While in the motherland of Sri Swami Satchidananda, train with our master Yoga instructors in an intimate classroom setting. Near ancient temples and surrounded by the native culture, the Integral Yoga Institute of Coimbatore will allow you to experience India to its fullest.
This three-week immersion will gift you with the opportunity to profoundly enrich your understanding and practice of Yoga and meditation, dive deeply into the subtle aspects of Yoga, and acquire the skills needed to teach them.
In this program you will:
- Learn important additional asanas, their benefits, and how to safely guide students into and out of the poses
- Expand your knowledge of anatomy and physiology
- Explore making skillful sequencing choices and adaptations that will enhance your classes
- Gain a fuller understanding of prana and pranayama (breathing techniques)
- Study the Bhagavad Gita, which expounds the philosophy and practices of the four main paths of Yoga (Karma, Raja, Bhakti, and Jnana Yoga)
Take the next step in your career as a Yoga instructor and deepen your own spiritual growth by experiencing the peace of Yoga. Join us in this new endeavor.
200-hour Integral Yoga Teacher Training completed at Satchidananda Ashram–Yogaville, an Integral Yoga Institute, or Integral Yoga Center and at least six months of Yoga teaching experience. Certified teachers from other traditions may also apply.
Continuing Education (CE) Opportunities
- Yoga Alliance (YA): Approximately 170 contact hours.
You can input your contact hours using your YA login information.
- Integral Yoga 300-hour Mentored Program: 170 hours towards RYT 500 designation
Tuition includes texts, accommodations, and three daily vegetarian meals. It does not include airfare, airport transfers, or excursions.
Spiritual teachings were exceptional, especially Bhagavad Gita. It was great to see asanas done by the two leaders, both have fantastic asanas with different body types.—Uma
Swami Ramananda is the Executive Director of the Integral Yoga Institute in San Francisco and a greatly respected senior teacher in the Integral Yoga tradition who has been practicing Yoga for over 40 years. Ramananda offers practical methods of integrating the timeless teachings and practices of Yoga into daily life and transforming the painful aspects of human experience into steps toward realizing one’s full potential. He leads beginner, intermediate, and advanced level Yoga teacher training programs in San Francisco, and offers a variety of programs in many locations in the US, Europe, and South America. Ramananda trains Yoga teachers to bring…
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Lalita has been practicing Integral Yoga since 1998, and became an Integral Yoga instructor in 2005. Lalita is now certified in Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced Hatha Yoga, as well as in Stress Management, Raja Yoga, Meditation, Restorative Yoga, Yoga of Recovery, Children’s Yoga, and Yoga for People with Cancer. Lalita is one of Yogaville’s teacher trainers for the Basic and Intermediate levels, including Anatomy and Physiology. Lalita teaches children, adults, and senior classes along with Meditation and Stress Management classes. She has been invited to lecture at cancer retreats, to a community college and at UT’s Administrators retreats and women’s…
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