200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program in India
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The Sun (Surya) is called as the God of health and longevity. Suryanamaskara is salutation to the Sun. it’s a combined process of Yoga Asanas and Pranayama (Yogic postures and regulated breathing). Before taking up the practice of more complicated Yogic postures and exercises, the spine and body muscles should acquire some flexibility. Therefore doing Suryanamaskaras helps bring flexibility to the spine and limbs, increases the breathing capacity and reduces abdominal fat.
The Suryanamaskara or offering prostrations to the Sun is practiced facing the sun in the early morning or evening.
Any easy and comfortable seat or pose or posture is called an Asana. ‘Yoga’ means the union of the individual soul with the Supreme Soul. Together the term Yoga+Asana means certain postures by performing which the individual soul is united with the Supreme Soul effortlessly. The relationship between mind and body is so subtle that how doing certain physical postures brings in many mental
transformations in a graceful manner.
There are 84 Asanas.
This is an important section of the Yoga training. Under these sessions you will learn how to control the prana or the subtle energy that will help you to control the mind. This session is a crucial part of this training program as it will help you understand the power of pranayamic breathing thus helping you channelize your energy in a positive manner. The session will be held twice a day after practicing asanas.
These were compiled by Sage Patanjali and are considered as one of the foundations of classical Yoga philosophy of Hindus. It’s a total mechanism of the human body, mind and consciousness.
One of the main sutra of Patanjali’s yoga is ‘chitta vritti Nirodha’ which define if you freeze the activity of the mind, you are in yoga where everything becomes one, in your consciousness,which can take you ultimately to self-realization.
The Basic idea of 8 limbs of patanjali yoga sutra i.e Yama, Niyama, Asanas, Pranayama, Pratyahara ,Dharana, Dhyana and Samadhi.
Shata means six and karma means action. The Shatkarma is the technique which involves six cleaning practices of the human body.
Mudras are hand gestures to direct energy through particular channels in the body. Bandhas meaning body locks which also form an essential part of the pranayam practice.
- Jalandhara Bandha (Chin lock)
- Uddiyana Bandha (Abdominal lock)
- Moola Bandha (Root lock)
CHAKRA meaning “wheel”. Chakras are like the centre of energy. The seven chakras operate as a powerhouse located in the midline of our body.They govern our psychological properties.
There are seven main Chakras
- MŪLĀDHĀRA CHAKRA – Root Centre
- SVĀDHISHTĀNA CHAKRA – Sacral Centre
- MANIPŪRA CHAKRA – Solar Plexus
- ANĀHATA CHAKRA – Heart Centre
- VISHUDDHI CHAKRA – Throat Centre
- ĀGYĀ CHAKRA – Eyebrow Centre
- SAHASRĀRA CHAKRA – Crown Centre or door of liberation
Meditation is a vital aspect of yoga. Meditation allows one to go beyond the mind and achieve peace gradually. This session is held early morning for about 30-45 minutes.
Trataka is one of the Shat Karmas. It means to gaze steadily. In Hatha Yoga
philosophy, as well as in Raja Yoga and Jnana Yoga, trataka plays a very prominent role. It lies at the base of willpower. Trataka is to focus one’s own energy towards an object or an idea and observing every detail, analyzing consciously and subconsciously drawing to itself every possible bit of information regarding it. This is a preliminary Sadhana for a Yogic student.
Mind is manufactured out of the food we eat. Our Diet has a harmonious connection with the mind. A light yet wholesome diet conducive to the practice of Yoga and spiritual passage is called a Yogic diet.
There are 3 types of diet, Sattvic diet, Rajasic diet and Tamasic diet. Cereals Milk, barley, wheat, butter, fruits, honey, dates, almonds, etc. are all sattvic foods. They leave not just the body nourished but they render the mind pure and serene.
Whereas non veg foodstuffs as fish,meat, eggs, chillies etc are all Rajasic by nature. They ignite passion. And Garlic, onions ,wine ,tobacco, beef etc are all Tamasic foods.They fill the mind with anger and vices.
-Yoga philosophy (Ashtanga-yoga/ Eight Limbs of Yoga sutra) with Patanjali Yoga Sutra
-Yogic Lifestyle (Basic Ayurveda, Nutrition and
TTC Daily Schedule
** Schedule is totally depends on teachers. They are free to set their own schedule.
This Teacher Training Course Program is a combination of theory and hands on practicing of the important yoga elements.
Early Bird Offer
- Our place is French-run family house with peaceful and secluded room cottages in lush nature surrounding.
- All the cottage have functioning kitchen, attached bathroom, private verandah and fire place.
- Great for bird watching, meditation, forest walk and arts.
- Delicious home cooked French and Indian meal available.
- Yoga Teacher trainer Certification by Yoga Alliance International
- Deposit fees of 200 Euro in order to reserve your space
- The rest-amount has to be paid 1 month before course start.
- Payment methods via Bank transfer
What to Bring
- Shawl for morning meditation, Alarm Clock, torch, Comfortable loose cloths for yoga classes.
- All fees are non refundable in any circumstances. Student can transfer fees from one course to another course. For more details read our payment and refund policy.
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