FAQ


Yoga Course Registration and Booking

How To Register For The Yoga Course?

You can write an email or submit the contact form at Apply Now with a choice of Yoga Teachers Training / Retreat.

How To Book Yoga Course?

You can pay online through PayPal / bank transfer at the booking link sent by our school, upon confirmation of admission.

What Is The Minimum Booking Amount To Register The Course?

You can pay 25% of the tuition fee to reserve your slot.

When Can I Pay The Remaining Fee?

You can choose to pay on arrival before starting your yoga course / Retreat.

What Payment Method We Accept For The Remaining Fee?

We accept USD / CAD / GBP and all major currency, Credit /Debit card, Bank Transfer, and online transfer using Paypal or Transferiwise

When Should I Book My Course?

Ideally, you should book at least three months prior, so that you can have the best deal on airlines ticket.

Yoga Course Certification


What Kind Of Certification Is Valid For Yoga Teaching?

Yoga Alliance Certification is valid internationally for certified yoga teacher training.

What Is Registered Yoga School?

Any Yoga School Registered with Yoga Alliance is known as Registered Yoga School (RYS)

What Is RYS 200, RYS 300, RYS 500, YACEP?

    Yoga schools are registered under the accreditation of Yoga Alliance ® under the various certification program.

  • Yoga School teaches up to the level of 200 Hour TTC is RYS 200(Registered Yoga School 200)
  • Yoga School teaches up to the level of 300 Hour TTC is RYS 300(Registered Yoga School 200)
  • Yoga School teaches up to the level of 500 Hour TTC is RYS 500(Registered Yoga School 200)
  • Yoga school which offers certain course (Like Aerial Yoga) which are affiliated under YACEP is accredited with Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider®. These courses are ideally done after 200 hour TTC.
What Is A Certified Yoga Teacher Training?

Yoga Training which is done with a registered yoga school under the various category of RYS 200, RYS 300, RYS 500, YACEP accredited by Yoga Alliance® is termed as Certified Yoga Teacher Training

How Can I Enroll As An RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher) On Yoga Alliance?

Upon successful compilation of Certified Yoga Training from Registered Yoga School, one can enroll on Yoga Alliance® web portal to register as an RYT

What Is ERYT?

Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher. The one who has a TTC certificate and has experience of certain hours of yoga teaching.

What Is ERYT 200?

Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher who has successfully completed 200 Hour TTC and must submit a minimum of 1,000 teaching hours. Candidate should also have a minimum of two years of training experience after completing 200 Hour training

Yoga Styles


What Is Hatha Yoga?

Traditional yoga with a core agenda of balancing body and mind. Hatha Yoga is treated as the most ancient yogic practice done by sages and yogis. The formal introduction of Yoga Poses (Asana) is well defined in Hatha Yoga Pradipika defined by followers of Lord Shiva. Hatha Yoga was practiced by the yogi community famously knows as Nath Sampradaya(Nath Community).

In the Modern context, Hatha yoga is also termed as the base of all the variation and hybrid form of Yoga.

What Is Vinyasa Yoga?

Vinyasa Yoga should be considered as a variation of Hatha Yoga. In this style, the practitioner goes inflow from one pose to another. In the 20th century, K. Pattabhi invented this style and got famous internationally.

What Is Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga ?

A particular sequence created by K. Pattabhi is termed as Ashtanga Vinyasa. Practioner of ashtanga Vinyasa are expected to memorize a sequence. The sequence is done rhythmically with breathing.

Usually, the sequence begins with five repetitions of Sun Salutation A (Surya Namaskara A) and five repetitions of Sun Salutation B (Surya Namaskara B) followed by a standing sequence.

The sequence moves with six series of asana.

The six series are 1) Primary Series, 2) Intermediate series, 3) Advance A , 4) Advance B, 5) Advance C, and 6) Advance D

What Is Aerial Yoga?

What is Multi-style Yoga

Multi Style Yoga is a club of classical traditional yoga with Modern style Hybrid Yoga.

Yoga Course at Rishikesh Yog Kendra


What Kind Of Yoga Style Will Be Taught In 200 Hour Yoga Teachers Training?

At Rishikesh Yog Kendra, the core teaching is based on the principle of Hatha Yoga.

The introduction of ashtanga vinyasa yoga is a part of the TTC syllabus at Rishikesh Yog Kendra.

What Kind Of Yoga Style Will Be Taught In Aerial Yoga Course?

Aerial yoga is a hybrid form of Hatha yoga, hence all the anti-gravitational form of asana will be taught in Aerial Yoga. One should check the detailed syllabus for aerial yoga TTC on our syllabus section.

Food & Accommodation


What Kind Of Food Will Be Served During Yoga Training / Retreat?

We served vegetarian / Ayurvedic unlimited three meals a day

Can I Have A Vegan Meal?

Yes, you need to send us a request in advance.

Can I Have A Dairy-Free Meal During My Yoga Training/ Retreat?

Yes, you need to send us a request in advance.

What Kind Of Accommodation Will I Have During My Yoga Training?

We have a Private room and Twin Shared Rooms. Our all rooms have attached toilet and washroom.

Health and Safety


How Safe Is Drinking Water?

We serve filter drinkable water, safe for drinking.

How Safe Is Food Served At Rishikesh Yog Kendra?

Our meals are prepared with hygiene. It's safe

Travel To Rishikesh


The Fastest And Easiest Way To Reach Rishikesh Is A Flight From Delhi To Dehradun Airport (DED)

AIRPORT TRANSFER ON REQUEST

We serve filter drinkable water, safe for drinking.

  • From Dehradun, (DED) Airport to our center:: $15 ( 800 Rs) or $28 (1600 rs) for both way transfer.
  • From New Delhi, (IGI) Airport to our center:: $60 ( 4200 Rs) or $120 (8200 rs) for both way transfer.
  • This price will decrease should we be able to pair you up with someone else arriving roughly at the same time.

Nearest International Aiport From Rishikesh

New Delhi IGI, Indira Gandhi International Airport is the nearest International airport. Rishikesh is about 270 KM from New Delhi and takes approx 7 to 8 hours drive from Private Taxi.

Nearest Domestic Aiport From Rishikesh

There is no direct airplane to Rishikesh. Jolly Grant DED (Dehradun) is the nearest domestic airport. Rishikesh is about 35 KM from Dehradun airport and takes approx1.5 hours to drive from Private Taxi.

How To Reach Rishikesh By Train?

There is no direct train to Rishikesh. The nearest railway station is Haridwar or Dehradun. Upon arrival, one can hire a taxi to reach Rishikesh.

How To Reach Rishikesh By Bus?

One can take a bus from New Delhi ( ISBT) Interstate bus terminal to Rishikesh Bus Terminal and will have a 9 to 10 hours drive.

Things to Pack for your Yoga Training / Retreat.

  • Enough clothes as per the duration of your yoga training/retreat. Although we do have an outsourced laundry facility.
  • Comfortable nightclothes( Pajama and top) which can also be comfortably worn while going for morning walks/nature walk or breakfast.
  • Comfortable shoes / multipurpose shoes good for walking and trekking
  • Flip Flop, India s best for this, and you can have it here
  • Sandals and chappals for a casual outing
  • Electronics (laptop, tablets, and cameras) Don’t forget to take along the chargers or batteries of the electronic gadgets which are being carried.
  • A backpack (meant for backpacking and hiking and trekking).
  • We have load shading, so better to keep a Headlamp or flashlight. Small torch and a water bottle.
  • Medicine prescribed by your doctor.
  • You can keep basic first-aid like band-aids, antibacterial cream, etc, although it’s available here in the local market.
  • More sets of undergarments/socks to avoid washing them frequently
  • Basic toiletries, shaving kit, deodorants, nail cutter, sunscreen hand sanitizer, shampoo, toothpaste, Although everything is available here in the local market.
  • Swiss knife for cutting fruits, opening seals or caps,
  • Your camera, laptop especially if you are a TTC aspirant, then you may have to write longer assignments during your course.
  • Pendrive / USB stick for file sharing, external hard drive
  • Spectacles or contact lenses – If one wears glasses or lenses then an alternate set should be kept

Policies and Other Information

A high degree of self-motivation is required for all aspects of the course. The practice and especially the teaching of yoga demand a high degree of self-discipline and purity. To ensure the success of the program, participants are required to attend all spiritual activities, meditation sessions, lectures, and asana classes. Meat, fish, eggs, black tea, coffee, alcohol, tobacco, drugs, and nudity are prohibited during the course as they are counterproductive to the yoga practice. Participants who do not comply with the school rules may be dismissed from the course.

  • Smoking and alcohol are strictly prohibited in the school.
  • If you have a fast on a particular day, you have to inform the kitchen manager to avoid wastage of food.
  • Always maintain discipline, respect teachers and follow all the rules.
  • Always be on time, if you are late, you will not be permitted to join the class.
  • Clear your books of account before your departure from RYK school Return your books maps or any goods which you borrowed before departure.
  • RYK provides accommodation to a student who joins yoga classes. So any friends or relatives will not be included in the student’s accommodation.
  • Students have to be present in all the scheduled programs of RYK Yoga School.
  • Any misbehave with fellow students and teachers will also allow the management to take the necessary action.

To reserve your seat, one need to fill the application form by clicking on the link - Apply Now
After that one need to pay the 20% of the total course fee. Which is non-refundable but you can reschedule your course within 1 year. Rest of the fee payment can be done on arrival at the school.

  • In case of cancellation, an advance fee paid is non-refundable and non-transferable. If the participant is unable to attend the course due to some reason, his dates can be rescheduled as per the availability of date for One Year.
  • If a student cancels the course, we accept the cancellation but advance deposit will not be refunded in cancellation.
  • There is no charge for course cancellation. The student just has to inform us by email.
  • Students need to pay the remaining course fee in advance during Check-in.
  • In the case of Natural Calamities, the school will try to compensate for the amount and reschedule the dates of the course with future dates.
  • The course fee does not include Airfares, Airport transfers, and Railway Transfers. It will be borne by the students personally.

The 200-hour yoga teacher training course offered by our school is recognized by Yoga Alliance USA. A student who successfully completes our course can register with Yoga Alliance USA. Our certificates are valued and recognized all over the world. Our school is a registered organization with the government of India.

Have any Questions?

Call Us

Phone: (+91) 7275829126

Address

Near Chandra Palace
Dhalwala, Rishikesh, Uttrakhand.
Pincode- 249201, India

Email

hrishikeshyogkendra@gmail.com