Become a yoga teacher and trainer – Quick Guide

The world is getting health conscious like never before due to changing lifestyle, health, and diseases. Yoga is the ancient solution for various health issues and achieving peace of mind. Yoga has become a popular career choice nowadays since more and more people are keen to learn yoga and become a yoga teacher.

Become a yoga teacher
Become a yoga teacher in Rishikesh

Following are the important steps to be followed to become a yoga teacher :

  • Learning yoga: The first and most important thing for a yoga teacher is to learn and practice different yogic styles regularly. The person must also acquire good knowledge of yoga, its history and how it has evolved over time. This can be achieved by self-study and yoga practice. At least, some comfort with basic yoga asanas must be achieved before going for yoga teacher training to become a certified yoga teacher.
Become a yoga teacher
Become a yoga teacher India
  • Yoga teacher certification: After basic familiarity with yoga, you are eligible for yoga teacher training. The yoga teacher training certification from a Yoga Alliance certified institute is must for starting a career as a yoga instructor. There are many institutes which provide 200 hours, 300 hours and 500 hours yoga teacher training courses. 200 hours yoga teacher training certification is a good way to begin your career as a yoga teacher.
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Become a yoga teacher in India
  • Getting Registration: After getting certification from a Yoga Alliance accredited institute, aspiring yoga teachers can apply for Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) credential set by Yoga Alliance. While it is voluntary in nature, most yoga studios and training facilities prefer RYT registered instructors. Even after getting that, never stop working on your skillset as a yoga teacher.

Above are the 3 most important steps for starting your journey as a registered yoga           teacher and building a career in yoga field. Since India is the birthplace of yoga, the           country is favored across the world for learning yoga and teacher training. Here                 are the top 5 yoga teacher training centers in India for our readers.

Become a yoga teacher
Become a yoga teacher in India

Check out the upcoming 200 hour yoga teacher training events in India and start                 your journey towards superior health and peace of mind.

Also, Read this blog about qualities of best 200 hrs yoga ttc in Rishikesh, India 





Hatha Yoga Teachers of Rishikesh Host Yoga Retreat in China

Rishikesh is home to top yoga teachers and trainers since the ancient art was founded here. Since there is no better place to learn and practice yoga than Rishikesh, yoga aspirants from around the world visit the small town in India to practice yoga and meditation.

Mr. Manohar Prasad Nautiyal, founder of Ekattva Yogshala, is one of the top Hatha yoga teachers in Rishikesh, and hosts yoga retreats from students from across the world. In May, 2017, his team of hatha yoga teachers and spiritual trainers hosted a retreat for 17 attendees in Chengdu, China.

Ekattva Yogshala’s retreat was witnessed:

  • Mantra chanting to prepare the students for deep meditation
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Hatha Yoga teachers Rishikesh India
  • Meditation session to introduce the attendees to the spiritual practice
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Hatha Yoga teachers in Rishikesh
  • Discussion with students and attendees about yoga training and spiritual existence.
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Hatha Yoga teachers in Rishikesh India

Besides conducting retreats across the world, Ekattva Yogshala is known for hosting 200 hours Hatha yoga teacher training program in Rishikesh which includes:

  • Yogasana practice
  • Yoga philosophy
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Vinyasa flow
  • Pranayama
  • Meditation
  • Teaching practice

At Ekattva, yoga training with top hatha yoga teachers of Rishikesh for 28 days covers hotel accommodation, meals and brings various other amenities at less than $1300.

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