Advanced 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh, India | TTC Program

Our 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh Program is the highest and the professional certification for a Yoga teacher. It is designed to reach a near perfect approach towards yoga teaching in a yoga trainer. Eligibility bars for admission in this course are also higher than the other basic courses. This 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh will enliven your body and enlighten your mind and spirit for yoga with brief knowledge and experience in yoga.

500 hour yoga teacher training in rishikesh

Total : 500 Hours
Minimum Contact Hours: 450 hours
Minimum Contact Hours with Lead Trainer(s): 200 hours

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh Dates & Fee:

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RYS 500 Fees Includes:

 An Exclusive Accommodation with attached bathroom and hot water
Wifi Internet
Meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) – Veg
Local sightseeing with outdoor activities like River rafting & Rock climbing
Yoga Books
RYC Club Membership for 25 years – View Benefits

Salient features of 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training India:

  • All the syllabus of Yoga Teacher Training (RYS 300) is included in the 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program.
  • This course includes more practical knowledge and experiential learning about advance Hatha and Vinyasa asanas in the direct supervision of the lead trainer.
  • This course gives you exhaustive 200 hours of overall training with the lead trainer and helps you develop your own style through observation.
  • It includes 150 hours of Training techniques at an advanced level.
  • The subject of teaching methodology is allotted minimum of 30 hours.
  • Advanced human anatomy and physiology; and their relation to the yoga postures are studied for a minimum of 35 hours.
  • Yoga philosophy at an advanced level is allotted a minimum of 60 hours. This course facilitates elaborate discussions to understand the essence of yoga philosophy.
  • Extensive practice of yoga with the lead trainer for a minimum of 40 hours is another important feature of this course. This excludes the time spent in doubt clearing sessions, observation, and feedback.
  • 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training India is the highest and finest teacher training which covered all asana’s and can take you into pro world to spread & guide yoga awareness around the globe.

Advance level of following Kriya covered –

 Jala Neti – Nasal area purification process.
 Sutra Neti – Advanced form of Jala Neti
 Dhauti (Vamana) – Alimentary canal purification process
 Vastra Dhauti (Cloth) – Dhauti involving cloth
 Danda Dhauti Practical & Theory
 Sankha Prakhalana – Alimentary canal detoxification
 Nauli – Massage for the abdomen cavity
 Trataka–Process of intense and deep concentration on a subject. This increases the power of concentration. It develops the dormant inherent spiritual powers in every person. It gives power to eyes. Mental steadiness increases and restless mind becomes peaceful.

Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Course India Covered –

Anuloma Viloma
Nadi Shodhan (Advanced)
Ujjayi (Advanced)
Sitkari (Advanced)
Bhastrika (Advanced)
Suryabhedena (Advanced)
Chandrabhedana (Advanced)

Advanced Level Meditation techniques covered –

Focused attention meditation
Third Eye Meditation
Chakra Meditation
Yoga Meditation
Kundalini Meditation
Kriya Yoga
Sound Meditation


Course Curriculum of 60 Days – Yoga Teacher Training 500 Hour in India:

Our 500 hour yoga TTC in Rishikesh, india is constructed to provide a skilled understanding and experience of all aspects of Yoga including: Introduction to key concepts and practices of Hatha Yoga along with Ashtanga and Ghata Yoga Asana (Yoga Postures), Pranayama (Proper Breathing), Chanting & Meditation, Yoga Anatomy, Yoga Philosophy and Nidra Yoga. yoga teacher training 500 hour in india

Course Curriculum Of Yoga Teacher Training 500 hour in India:

Yoga Therapy: 2-Hour Class on Daily Basis. Students will be provided with an introduction to yoga therapy which includes the anatomy and pathology of common health issues that can be reduced by some asana and Pranayama practices. It includes:

  • Yoga practices for each system of the body and for special health conditions
  • Movement techniques for developing strength and flexibility
  • Practical skills for stress management, including relaxation, meditation and concentration
  • Essential Ayurvedic principles of yoga therapy
  • In-depth exploration of the energy body 

Yoga Anatomy: 1-Hour Class on Daily Basis. Students will be introduced with yoga anatomy and physiology which are important facts to be aware for becoming a good yoga teaching trainer. It consists of:

  • Understanding of Patanjli’s Yoga Sutras
  • Correlation between the physiology and the psycho-philosophical nature of the human organ systems
  • Physiology of main Asanas.
  • Common yoga injuries and their preventions

Examination: Students will be provided with full micro management of the teachers to ensure your complete development during the training. You need to pass the exam with the better understanding of the course.

  • Written examination will be held every 2 weeks
  • Practical examination will be held twice
  • Shat Karmas practical test will be held twice

Pranayama, Yoga Nidra & Chanting: Two Classes of one-hour daily. Pranayama helps in breathing. It helps in expanding lungs and relaxes the nervous system. It includes:

  • Breathing Exercises
  • Mantra Recitation
  • Chanting & Meditation by balancing the mind and the body
  • Technique to open vital energy centres in the body


Asana: 3-Hour Class on Daily Basis. Students will be provided with the knowledge of yogic postures related to yoga therapy. From the third week, Students will be practiced Ashtanga Yoga Sequence. It includes:

  • Dynamic Postures
  • Standing Postures
  • Inverted Postures
  • Twisting Postures
  • Balancing Postures
  • Forward Bend Postures
  • Back Bend Postures
  • Relaxation Postures


500 Hour Yoga TTC Schedule:

  • 30 Wake up
  • 6:00-8:00 Pranayama/Silent Meditation
  • 8:00-8:30 Tea
  • 8:30-9:30 Asana class/Yoga Therapy
  • 10:00-11:00 Brunch
  • 11:00-12:00 Karma Yoga/Shat Kriya
  • 00-13:00 Self Study
  • 13:00-14:00 Philosophy/Anatomy
  • 14:00-14:30 Tea and Snacks
  • 14:30-15:30 Yoga Breathing/Yoga Nidra
  • 16:30-17:30 Asana/Ashtanga Yoga
  • 17:30-18:30 Pranayama/Yoga Therapy
  • 18:30-19:30 Dinner
  • 19:30-20:30 Meditation and Chanting
  • 20:45 Lights off

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Reading List

  1. Yoga for Wellness by Gary Kraftsow
  2. Four Chapters on Freedom by Swami Satyananada Saraswati
  3. The Royal Path by Swami Rama
  4. Teaching Yoga by Mark Stephens
  5. The Heart of Yoga by T. K. V. Desikacha
  6. A New Earth – Awakening to your Life’s Purpose by Eckhart Tolle

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500 Hour Yoga TTC Overall rating: 4.9 out of 5 based on 47 reviews.

Truly Amazing Trainers & Shivraj

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Perfect in India. RYC has the only truly amazing people all around. The excursions are so well organized and was a super fun, giving you a chance to experience some of what Rishikesh has to offer whilst doing the course. This is an experience I will never forget, thanks to Rishikesh Yoga Club , Angelina & Yogi Shivraj

Best in Rishikesh for YTT

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Hi Everyone! Here goes another true review from James (YTT student graduated just 2 days back).. Feeling WOW from inside... During my stay I cherished every single moment in RYC and with other students who arrived from manby other countries.. Got amazing friends and partners to stay in touch with.. Now in my new life to spread yoga in my place Poland... So happy and feeling relaxed & mind fresh.... Hari Om & Namastey

Why RYC..........

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On the basis of popularity, i also joined Rishikesh Yoga Club to get their 300-Hrs. Professional Yoga Teacher Certified training course. I can tell you, i have not done mistake by joining it. I found RYC services true to their reputation. It is really a nice experience getting Yoga Training in their world-class campus at Rishikesh- a holi place. In short, i can say---Very informative & useful training--no compromise on quality. Good Luck RYC...

Absolute Location to practice Yoga

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What should I say about Rishikesh Yoga Club. The absolute location, The absolute accommodation, The absolute Food and the amazing staff members with whom I have spent my beautiful 15 Days. I have never expected this journey would have give me some outraged memories. I am glad that I chose Rishikesh Yoga Club for my deepen my yoga understanding in such a short span. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!

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I just finished my 200 Hour TTC in Rishikesh with the RYC Family and I'm more than happy!! Amazing food, amazing accommodation and amazing Yoga Learning by Yogi Shivraj. I had a really great time and I´m looking forward to go back! Miss you guys already.

Best Yoga Club

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Rishikesh Yoga Club is the best in its class. This is what we personally experience during our 200-Hours Yoga Teacher Training Course. We found everything in RYC top class, that may be Trainer, study material & other infrastructure. Thumbs up to RYC...... & their team.........

Wonderful 18 Days 200 hours Yoga

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I had such a wonderful experience in 18 days program which is actually designed for people who are having shortage of time (like me). I really liked the way they explain every meaning of yoga attached into it. I personally feel so refreshed just right after spending my 2 days thr. Feeling relaxed now! and YAYY im a certified yoga teacher now! Truly Recommend for BESTEST yoga center in rishikesh.. Julia

Lovely Experience

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Lovely Experience with my 300 Hours YTT Program... My video will be posted shortly! 🙂 And yes thanks to Shivraj much helpful and experienced. Highly Recommend for Teacher Training RYS Reg. Best in INDIA.... Best regards, Manish (New Delhi).
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