200 Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh

Located at the foot of the mighty Himalayas alongside the Ganges River, Rishikesh is a spiritually enriched town that reigns as the yoga capital of the world. At Akshat Yoga School, our intention is to bestow the science of yoga in India’s ‘Yoganagari’ through our 200 hour yoga teacher training in Rishikesh. Begin a soul-searching sojourn and bring the healing effects of yoga to the whole world. Discover your true nature with yoga certification in Rishikesh and go beyond learning asanas.  

Akshat Yoga School is a Yoga Alliance affiliated school, which is deeply influenced by the ancient yogic literature, works of great sages, and the modern practitioners. The yogic education offered by our school is very much in line with these literary aspects and the same has enabled us to evolve into a notable Yoga School. Our yoga courses in Rishikesh are taught by experienced yoga masters, who reflect their expertise in their expressions of teaching. Explore your hidden talents through yoga teacher training in Rishikesh and emerge as an influential yoga teacher.

About the 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh

The 200 Hour Yoga Certification in Rishikesh is designed in a way that it preserves the traditional and ancient values of yoga, empowering the students to stand apart as a profound yoga teacher. This one-month yoga instructor training in Rishikesh will help students evolve and cultivate spiritual awareness while disciplining their body and mind. Akshat Yoga School maintains its reputable level of education through a comprehensive and wholesome curriculum that is perfectly aligned with the standards and norms of the Yoga Alliance. The 200 Hour yoga TTC in Rishikesh is a beacon of light that will open numerous layers of this subtle craft amidst the most yoga-influential city of India.

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    Highlights of the course

    • Reinforce your practice and learning of yoga in it’s birth city
    • Embrace the healing and transformational powers of yoga, and develop a sense of fulfillment
    • Familiarize yourself with the multi-dimensional aspects of this sacred practice and become a confident yoga practitioner
    • Acquire the ancient and contemporary teachings of yoga and go deep into the intricacies to develop the right skills and awareness
    • Develop a deeper and meaningful connection with yourself


Akshat Yoga School has adapted to a comprehensive and well-structured curriculum for 200 Hour Yoga courses in Rishikesh that delivers authentic knowledge of traditional and ancient Yogic practices. The curriculum holistically covers all the major subjects, as per the guidelines of the Yoga Alliance with classical yoga at the core focus.

Hatha and Ashtanga Yoga Study the two classical yoga styles: Hatha and Ashtanga Yoga. These are the most ancient forms of yoga that also work as the foundation for other yoga styles. Learn the basic body formations and sequences to achieve a sense of enlightenment.

Vinyasa Yoga Explore an authentic yoga style that captures the essence of two yoga postures at the same time. Vinyasa yoga involves smooth and buttery transitions from one pose to another. This contemporary yoga style is ideal to progress towards an enhanced lifestyle and a flexible body.

Adjustment and Alignment Techniques This is an important element of the course that involves a traditional understanding of aligning and fixing the asana with breathwork. The adjustment & alignment techniques are required to fully reap the benefits of an asana and improve the overall posture.

Yoga Philosophy Get familiar with the history, evolution, theoretical aspects, and spiritual relevance of yoga to increase awareness and understand its relevance in modern life. The Yoga philosophy is based upon the ancient texts from the Vedas, Bhagavad Gita, Patanjali Yoga Sutras, and Vedic scriptures.

Pranayama Pranayama or deep-breathing exercises are refreshing activities to nourish the human mind, charge up the body cells, and clear the mental blockages for clarity of thought and action. These exercises invoke feelings of calm, tranquil, and rejuvenation.

Meditation Explore the complexities of your subconscious mind with meditation practice. Meditation is an important tool to de-clutter your thoughts and listen to the inner virtues by silencing the outer distractions.

Yoga Anatomy The yogic anatomy lays the foundation of the human physiology to better understand and coordinate yoga postures as per the body’s limitations. This subject goes far beyond the naming of elements of the body. Good understanding of yogic anatomy allows the yogi to heal and provide balance to the whole physiological system.

Teaching Demonstration Become a confident yoga practitioner by acquiring the necessary tools and teaching experience. A teaching demonstration class will help you build a sound bridge between you and the students for efficient communication and transfer of knowledge.

Shat-Kriyas Learn the different Yogic purification techniques to eliminate the toxins, bacteria, and unwanted particulate from the system. These Shat-Kriya practices will prevent any diseases from entering the body and enhance the immune system.

Mudra Mudra is simple yet effective use hand gestures during Hatha yoga or meditation to unleash the flow of energy throughout the body. This technique enhances the effect of yoga postures and creates positive vibes.

Yoga Nidra Increase your focus and concentration while relaxing your body in a conscious state.

Daily Schedule

Schedule 5:30 AM To 01:00 PM

05:30 AM - 05:45 AM

Wake Up

05:45 AM - 06:00 AM

Morning Tea

06:00 AM - 07:45 AM

Classical Hatha Yoga

07:45 AM - 09:00 AM


09:00 AM - 10:30 AM


10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Yoga Anatomy

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Mantra Chanting

Schedule 1:00 PM To 10:00 PM

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM


02:00 PM - 03:00 PM


03:00 - 04:00 PM

Yoga Philosophy

04:15 PM - 05:45 PM

Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM


07:30 PM - 08:00 PM


10:00 PM

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A good accommodation enhances the overall experience of the stay and influences the learning process in many ways; hence Akshat Yoga School provides safe, comfortable and relaxed accommodation facilities to the students enrolled in Yoga TTC in Rishikesh. The center offers ample amenities and features to minimize any sort of inconvenience during the stay. Rooms are available on sharing as well as on a private basis with double beds, private bathrooms, Wi-Fi facilities, common use washing machine, and much more. These yogic styled rooms make an ideal place for the students to relax and unwind after the intensive yoga training.



Akshat Yoga School serves pure vegetarian food to support the optimum growth and development of the students. Students can savor delectable breakfast, lunch, and dinner that are prepared using fresh and 100% plant based ingredients. The expert chefs prepare delicious meals by following the Ayurveda principles and incorporating healing and restorative values.

The students can enjoy a hearty and wholesome breakfast that comprises of protein-rich foods such as nuts, salads, sprouts, and porridge along with tea, coffee, and fresh fruit juices. For lunch, our chefs prepare their special Ayurveda Thalis, which includes vegetables, salads, rice, chapatti, lentils, and salads. The dinner is usually kept light and comprises of raw fruits, cooked vegetables, and rejuvenating herbal tea.

Yoga Teachers

Akshat Yoga School has highly experienced Yoga gurus and teachers who use all their learned skills, wisdom and loyalty to transform the lives of other yogis. Allow your gurus to show you a path towards the light, and a higher state of wellbeing. The personal connection with the teachers of Akshat has helped the students even after finishing their yoga courses in Goa.

What’s Included

    • Comfortable and hut styled lodging facility, throughout the length of the program
    • Vegetarian, three-course meals
    • Refreshments such as Herbal Water and Tea
    • Excursions to tourist spots and other locations of interest

How to Reach

By Air: Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi is the closest (250 km) International Airport, whereas Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun is the nearest (20 km) domestic Airport. IGI, New Delhi is well connected to other countries through major airlines. Jolly Grant Airport connects to major cities across India.

By Bus: Rishikesh has a good network of highways and is well connected to major cities through roadways. One can take an auto-rickshaw from the bus stand to reach the center. Taxi pickup can also be arranged for the same at extra charges.

By Railway: The town is well connected to other cities through the vast railway network and once can find a connecting train through Haridwar. One can take an auto-rickshaw or taxi (extra charges applicable) from the railway station to reach the center.

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