About Rishikesh Yog Kendra

Rishikesh Yog Kendra (RYS 200) yoga school certified by Yoga Alliance. The Founder and Director of Rishikesh Yog Kendra are Acharya Vimlesh Joshi, who put a lot of effort to bring Rishikesh Yog Kendra into this platform. Rishikesh Yog Kendra offers different types of Yoga Teacher Training Course in Rishikesh, Retreats and Crash Courses.

The whole idea of these programs is to educate students about the base and values of Yoga, which will help them to make their yoga journey easier. Yoga can be done at any age, In this school, we work on all stages of Human cycle. We are introducing Kids Yoga which will help kids and those who are coming to handle them in their daily life will learn how “Yoga” gives an impeccable change in their lifestyle. 200 Hour Teacher Training India program will allow you to understand discipline in your life, which is one of the most important codes of conduct in this path. Our Prenatal and Postnatal Yoga will allow the upcoming Mother (Mommies) or those who will be going to teach them, introduce calm, relaxation, happiness, strength in their motherhood journey.

The school is established by Acharya Vimlesh Joshi 12 years ago. The whole idea to build this organization is to bring awareness about the Yogic Practices to all the students and practitioners who are willing to change their life. With the help of this education of Yogic Science, students will also be able to improve their financial conditions. It was a dream which was seen by him and now every team member of Rishikesh Yog Kendra, willing to make it happen. We are a team of young people who are experts in their own field. Rishikesh Yog Kendra is one of the best schools of Yoga in Rishikesh.

This is why one should join Rishikesh Yog Kendra

Traditional Approach

We follow and teach the traditional practices which are the root of all the modern yogic forms.

Positive and Healthy Environment

During the yoga course, student not only learns the life transformative yogic practices but also have fun while visiting the ancient locations in rishikesh and while doing fun activities during course.

Years of Experience

Being the oldest yoga school in Rishikesh, we can say that we have the most experienced teachers in Rishikesh.

Trainings for all levels

The best thing about our courses is that it is available for all level of practitioners. Whoever want to practices yogic practices can join us without having any doubt in their mind.

Meet Our Team

Vimlesh Joshi

Founder & Hatha, Ashtanga Yoga Teacher

Vimlesh Joshi holds a Master's degree in Hindi literature, Naturopathy, and Yoga Science. At his tender age, he was sent to GURUKUL as a traditional custom of the ancient Indian schooling system. He studied Vedas, Upanishad, and ancient scriptures during Gurukul time. Upon his compilation of academics, he learned classical traditional yoga from the various teachers and later got professional certified yoga training. Born in the rural Himalayas, comes as a blessing for him and he got the opportunity to learn Hatha, Vinyasa, Iyengar, and multi-style yoga from different masters. He continues his yoga practice which yields him an award of the best yoga teacher of Rishikesh by the Minister of Uttarakhand in 2017. He gave a new dimension to traditional Hatha Yoga with a blend of Aerial Yoga. His own developed asana sequences become so popular and he started giving teaching to the rural local of Rishikesh. He founded the Rishikesh Yog Kendra Society where he teaches for the rural yoga enthusiast with an objective of yoga teaching for everyone.His drop-in class becomes so popular, and with an objective to give formal yoga teaching, he co-founded a residential yoga teacher training as Rishikesh Yog Kendra. The school is a pioneer for its residential, affordable, certified yoga teacher training in Rishikesh. Rishikesh Yog Kendra is known for its excellency in traditional yoga training as well as offbeat yoga training of Aerial Yoga Teacher Training and Pre-Post Natal Yoga.

Neha Thakur

Co-Founder, Yoga Anatomy and Pre-Natal Yoga Teacher

Neha Thakur is a certified yoga teacher with enormous experience in yogic anatomy and prenatal and postnatal yoga. Her professional journey started as a hotelier. She worked for some renowned brands like Hilton, Radisson group, The Lalit for almost a decade. During the course of time she realized, hospitality is in her nerves but with a holistic approach. She quit her job and formally studied yoga from various masters. Later she trained herself as a certified yoga teacher from one of the premium yoga schools in Rishikesh. Apart from professional yoga teaching, she enriched her studies into yoga anatomy, pre-post natal yoga, and yoga for kids. Upon completion of her formal training she started teaching to some of the prominent Yoga School in Rishikesh. She co-founded Rishikesh Yog Kendra with the objective of affordable certified yoga training. She teaches yoga anatomy, Prenatal, and post natal yoga.

Swami Amarna

Meditation / Dhyana Teacher

Swami Amarna has done Osho Meditation Training Course in "OSHO INTERNATIONAL MEDITATION RESORT"in Pune, Maharashtra (India). He has well versed experienced in a different level of Osho Meditations as well as other traditional meditation methods and has been teaching many years in almost all the places all over India. Swami Amarna goes on fecilitating & sharing Meditation, Currently he is residing in Rishikesh and continues serving and sharing his knowledge & experience. Students really meditate, enjoy & Celebrate his classes the playful way of teaching and performing Scientifically & Spiritually which in tally with modern world and needs.

Sunil Rayal

Asana Teacher

Sunil Rayal” (RYT) ~ As a motivated yoga Instructor with advanced training in yoga and specialization in traditional Hatha Yoga & lyengar Yoga, I inspire others to improve wellness and commit long-term health and fitness goals. I am energetic and outgoing with collaborative spirit. I lead yoga classes for beginners to advanced students according to their body types and fitness levels. It's really important for me to make sure every student practice safely, respect their limitations and get the benefits of the practice.
Master of Arts in Yoga From Himalayan Garhwal University, Pokhara District Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand. :-Post Graduate Diploma in Yogic Science from Uttarakhand Sanskrit University, Hardwar. :-Graduation Bachelor of Commerce from H.N.B. Garhwal University, Uttarakhand. :-Successfully Completed 200 hours + 300 hours Yoga Teacher Training Course ,Yoga Alliance U.S.A.

Ankit Bisht

Asana Teacher

Ankit Bisht is an experienced yoga teacher with M.A. in Yoga, certified 200 hours Yoga Teacher Trainer, three years of experience in Asana & has taught this practice for 1 Year. Ankit specializes in providing yoga training that can help people reach their physical, mental and emotional potential. He offers a unique and personalized service that will help you achieve your health, fitness and well-being. Whether you are looking to strengthen your poses or learn new techniques, he can help !

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