Welcome to RISHIKESH YOGA PRAKASH, which literally means "LIGHT OF YOGA" or "LIGHT ON YOGA". We need the light of yoga because we are living in the darkness of ignorance, which is the major cause of all our sufferings (physical, mental and emotional). Modern days technological advanced yet competitive environment causes stress and gives rise to psychosomatic disorders. Chasing materialistic comfort whereas living a mechanical and robotic life is causing devastating miseries and pain for humanity. Hence, there is a need to find the balance between materialistic desires and development of holistic wellbeing. In the western world the ancient tradition of yoga is very well recognized as a path of holistic living and alternative form of Medicine. By integrating ones physical, mental and spiritual component yoga is scientifically proven to enhance healthy body with happy mind in order to cultivate calmness and overall wellbeing.
At Rishikesh Yoga Prakash we are committed to impart the traditional and ancient knowledge of yoga to create a deeper sense of awareness for mind, body and soul. Our philosophy is SARVE BHAVANTU SUKHINAH (may there be peace and happiness everywhere). Our objective is to create a yoga community with healthy body and happy mind, ultimately directing towards global peace and harmony among ALL. We also believe that yoga includes ALL and exclude NONE. So if you are a beginner level student or quite an advance and regular in your yoga practice, your quest for knowledge is fulfilled here. Our numerous yoga programs such as Yoga Teachers trainings, Yoga for beginners, Yoga workshops and Yoga Retreats are great source of knowledge and perfect ways to deepen your understanding and practice of Yoga.
Our Yoga school is accredited as a Registered Yoga School (RYS200 and RYT500) (Registry ID: 143362). All of our programs are guided and supervised by our internationally experienced teaching faculty. Our thorough syllabus covers the History, Tradition and different paths of Yoga, Asana, Pranayama, Meditation, Human and Yoga Anatomy, Teaching Methodology, teaching skills and business aspect of yoga along with focusing on spiritual property of yoga to deepen your own practice and total growth. The curriculum of our certified Yoga Teacher Training Courses meets and exceeds the international standards. Our 26 days intensive but enjoyable and enlightening Yoga teachers training program offers an authentic and traditional teachings of yoga combined with modern tools and techniques required for a successful yoga teachers in modern days. Participants who complete our Yoga Teachers Training course will receive Yoga Teacher Certification from the RHYI, which qualify them to register with the Yoga Alliance as a RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher) at the 200- hour level.