500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training In Rishikesh, India

  • Immerse yourself completely in a deeply intensive program adapting you through various stages of the yogic science from basic to advanced, with Rishikul Yogshala’s 500 Hour Yoga TTC in Rishikesh, the yoga capital. Engage in a soulful escapade of the yogic science in the glorious lap of the Himalayas.


The purity emanating Ganges and the magnificent lap of Himalayas beckon all the yogis, wanderers, and seekers into the holy embrace to come and engage in deep inner work through refined yogic practices and learning. The blessed town of Rishikesh, India continues to lure even the farthest of souls into its spiritual embrace to come, experience yoga in its finest form. Unfold the treasures of the science from its very roots here and get the opportunity to attain the art under the refined tutelage of highly acclaimed yoga teachers and erudite of which this town is an adobe to.

Delve into the layers of the yogic science and its discipline with our 500 Hour Yoga Training program in Rishikesh, India. Step through various stages of the traditional forms of yoga with diligence, authenticity, and perfection in the Himalayan embrace. Let the presence of the holy river Ganges reverberate with your body and spirit. Fulfill your yogic aim and destiny in the revered spirit of the town that offers nothing but the most tranquilizing, soul-quenching and the holiest environment combined with the most authentic resources to attain the art of yoga with finesse. Come and enliven the most divine experience of yoga and spirituality on this land with our 500 Hour Yoga TTC program in India.


The 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training program is an amalgamation of 200 Hour and 300 Hour yoga programs, wherein you are equipped with the teachings of 200 Hour YTTC during the first half of the course and, are further taken to advanced teachings and practices of the 300 Hour Yoga program for complete mind, body spirit transformation as a yogi and as a preacher of the art form. Our 500 Hour YTTC is exceptionally well-suited for those yoga aspirants who wish to immerse in deep yogic practices and take their skills from basic to an advanced level without any obtrusion or break in their learning of the science. The program intends to lay a strong foundation as well as help the yogis emerge further as advanced level of yoga practitioner and teacher. Developed under the finest standards set by yoga alliance, the curriculum of 500 Hour YTTC at Rishikul Yogshala is handpicked and designed by some of the greatest yoga teachers. The program curriculum is fused with various layers of the science in both practical and theoretical form, while traditional authenticity is deeply maintained in each layer of the course.

Gain complete expertise and skills, both theoretical and practical as you penetrate deeply into various classical subjects such as Hatha Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, Yoga Anatomy, Adjustment and Alignment, Shatkriyas, Yoga Philosophy, and much more imparted through a set of different mediums such as workshops, practicum, guided sessions (theory and practice), interactions, and many more. Additionally, we plan scheduled excursions to provide a timely break in order to help our students revitalize and rejuvenate while they are going through the rigorous demands of the program.

You would also learn how to modify various asanas for procuring specific benefits and target advantages. While the advanced teaching methodology classes shall help you grasp the vision and the techniques to help you become a great yoga teacher.


sample daily schedule
  • 05.00 AM - 05:30 AM
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  • Morning Tea
  • 05:30 AM- 07:00 AM
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  • Hatha Yoga
  • 07.00 AM - 07:30 AM
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  • Tea Break
  • 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
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  • Pranayama
  • 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
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  • Break fast
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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  • Yoga Philosophy
  • 11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
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  • Tea Break
  • 11.15 AM - 12.15 PM
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  • Mantra Yoga/ Yoga Practicum
  • 12.15 PM - 13.30 PM
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  • Rest / Beach
  • 13:30 PM - 14:15 PM
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  • Lunch
  • 15.30 PM - 16.30 PM
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  • Safety, Injuries, Anatomy, Alignment/Ayurveda Logical Theory
  • 16:30 PM - 16:45 PM
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  • Tea Break
  • 16:45 PM - 18.15 PM
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  • Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga
  • 18:30 PM - 19:15 PM
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  • Meditation/ Yoga Nidra
  • 19.30 PM - 20.00 PM
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  • Dinner
  • 20.00 PM - 22.00 PM
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  • Self Journaling
  • 22.00 PM
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  • light off and sleep
schedule on wednesday
  • 6:00 AM
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  • Shat kriya – Cleansing practice
  • 7:30 AM
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  • Self practice
  • 8:30 AM
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  • Breakfast
  • 10:30 AM
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  • Self Practicum
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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  • Self Practicum
  • 1:30 PM
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  • lunch
  • 2:00 PM
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  • Free/ Rest/ Beach/ Self Study
schedule on sunday

Whole day is Rest/Holiday/Field Visits

Includes Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner in Campus

Our yoga teachers

In addition, we also have a team of Assistant Yoga Teachers assigned during the course of the yoga program who aid through a safe and enlightening journey of yoga and spirituality.



As a yoga teacher and practitioner, 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification is recognized as the highest level of the certification program in yoga. Owing to our recognition with the prestigious Yoga Alliance, we provide our 500 Hour YTTC graduates the opportunity and privilege to teach and preach the art of yoga from basic level to advanced level across the globe. With this certification, you shall be recognized among some of the finest advanced level Yoga teachers and practitioners.



Travelling miles away from home can be quite thrilling. However, when it comes to a resting place, nothing feels as great as home. We definitely level with this fact. And, so we put in our best efforts to provide you with a cozy and comfortable stay and an atmosphere that can help you feel at home, only more quaint, natural and unique. We place our students in neat, cozy accommodation that is furnished with wooden work for earthen feel, facilitated with all the modern amenities such as twin beds, TV, geyser, attached washrooms, private seating area, lights, fans, etc. This is not all. We understand how vital it is for our yogis to be at a place where they can feel inspired and self-reflect. Surrounded by the magnificent sparkling beauty of the Annapurna Range, with humming river streams at the bottom, lustrous gardens, our venue in Nepal is all set to enrich your heart and soul with its tranquil appeal and mesmeric ambiance. We offer both private and twin sharing rooms to the students. Air-conditioned rooms can be availed at additional charges.


Fresh fruits, succulent salads, freshly sourced vegetables cooked to perfection in healing herbs and Ayurvedic recipes, the food platter served to our students at Rishikul Yogshala is a delight for mind and the body both. While undergoing the rigorous curriculum of 500 Hour YTTC, a well-nourished body and a well-fed soul is of the essence. We, at Rishikul Yogshala level with this fact and so, we only serve wholesome yogic meals to our students endowed with healing and restorative properties. The food is prepared from fresh produce sourced from the plush agricultural fields, a few miles from our venue and, is beautifully prepared by our professional chefs with specialization in Ayurveda cuisine. Along with serving balanced yogic meals, we also serve herbal drinks as accompaniments. If you have a special inclination for vegan choices, then we are more than happy to accommodate the same. However, we would appreciate if we are notified of the same in prior.


By Airway : The nearest International Airport is New Delhi Airport (250 Km from Rishikesh) and the nearest domestic airport is Jolly Grant airport situated at a distance of 20 kilometers. One can land at the airport and get a taxi with ease or ask the ashram for a pickup..

By Bus : The town is well connected to bus services every day from major cities. De-board the bus at Rishikesh bus stand and take an auto-rickshaw, get down in the market area to take the ferry and walk to Swarg Ashram or take the Ram Jhula Bridge to reach Swarg Ashram.

By Railway : Rishikesh is connected to trains in abundance with three slow trains daily and other fast one connecting through Haridwar. One can easily take the train, get down at the station to take a taxi or a shared auto rickshaw and reach the market area.

Taxi Pick Up : School offers taxi pick up from all the airports, railway stations and bus stations at additional cost


  • 60-Day Accommodation
  • A breathtaking tour to the Himalayas
  • An adventurous White Water Rafting Trip in the penetrating rapids of holy river Ganges
  • Attend the soulful evening Ganga Aarti
  • A blissful trek to Kunjapuri Temple


  • 60-Day Accommodation
  • 1 Himalaya sight-seeing tour
  • 1 rafting trip
  • 1 T-shirt for yoga class
  • 2 yoga books for self-study
  • 3 vegetarian meals per day
  • 3 teas per day
  • 500hr YTT certificate
  • Comprehensive and detailed curriculum
  • Detailed teaching on communication skills for teaching
  • Detailed teaching on meditation, pranayama, asanas, mudras, sadhana, and mantras
  • Nasal wash pot
  • Outdoor yoga practice and meditation
  • Weekend social, cultural, and recreational activities
  • Weekly group discussion aimed to develop your critical skills
  • Yoga YTT manuals and materials

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  • Attain the status and recognition of being 500 Hour Yoga Teacher, accredited by Yoga Alliance, with the liberty to exhibit and preach the majestic science of yoga across the globe.
  • Travel through various stages designated in the system of yoga and fulfill your journey of being an advanced level yoga instructor.
  • Reward yourself the opportunity and the privilege to acquire the entire stage process of the art form with authenticity and perfection under the honorary auspices of highly acclaimed yoga teachers.
  • Gain thorough knowledge and insight into the life, teachings and discipline of the classical yoga styles with us.
  • Engage in complete inner work towards soulful transformation and complete purification of the mind, body and spirit.
  • Adapt your body and mind to get into the most complex of yoga asanas and meditation practices with ease and perfection.
  • Acquire the comfort and the ability to perform different kinds of asanas from basic to advanced level safely.
  • Acquire the ability to modify the yoga practice in order to reap specific benefits.
  • Evolve as a great yoga teacher with the skills and expertise to teach various levels of yoga classes ranging from 200 Hour, 300 Hour and 500 Hour.
  • Learn, adapt and imbibe the yogic way of life concerning various yamas and niyamas of the science on a deep and thorough node.
  • Indulge in mindful conversations and deep inner work during the course of the program and form bonds of a lifetime with like-minded people and fellow yogis from across the globe.
  • Acquire the ability to heal and restore to the complete enrichment of the mind, body and spirit.
  • Deliver yourself as a globally recognized yoga practitioner and teacher of the highest standards.

500 hour yoga teacher training in India by yoga alliance certified school. 500 hour Yoga teacher training certification course in Rishikesh.

Jonk Village, Swaragashram
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand249304 India

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh

7th May to 4th July (2018)

Jonk Village, Swaragashram
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand249304 India

Share Room: $3000, Single Room: $3300

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh

7th Aug to 4th Oct (2018)

Jonk Village, Swaragashram
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand249304 India

Share Room: $3000, Single Room: $3300

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh

7th Oct to 4th Dec (2018)

Jonk Village, Swaragashram
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand249304 India

Share Room: $3000, Single Room: $3300