Yoga Holidays and retreats in Rishikesh are the wonderful opportunities for this personal self empowerment and growth either in a group or individually. These Yoga Retreats enhance the energy levels and help to rejuvenate and relax.
Yoga in India is a way of lifestyle. It is being practiced as a science and art of healthy living in India. The principles and practices of yoga are quite helpful to bring the good health, happiness and harmony in life. The regular practice of yoga is useful in the effective stress management and in the prevention of psychosomatic diseases including the life style disorders.
The serene atmosphere of Himalayas in India is a perfect place for enjoying the Yoga retreats in Rishikesh which are coupled with traditional knowledge of Yoga for attaining peace of mind, positive health and vibrancy in the life.
• The majestic foothills of the mighty Himalayas
• Economical learning and Yoga training cost
• Three Times freshly prepared nutritious and delicious vegetarian meals
• Conducive atmosphere for Yoga Teacher Training Program
• Highly qualified and experienced compassionate teaching staff
English US, English UK, Hindi
• Training course Tuition fee
• Welcome Kit with the Course Study material
• Access to the Mini Library of the school for additional Books for reference
• Accommodation in single room with attached bathroom
• Daily Three times wholesome vegetarian meals during the course
The trainees of the Yoga Teacher Training Course will be provided with Three Times freshly prepared nutritious and delicious vegetarian meals.
The service in our restaurant is outstanding in warm, clean and more comfortable ambiance. Our old students reveal that, the Indian food provided a unique experience which they would remember and cherish with a mix of its rich heritage, traditions and culture for long time.
Ojashvi Yoga Shala, OM Blessed Cottage, Tapovan, Badrinath Road, Rishikesh, Distt - Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand 249192. India
• By Air
Jolly Grant airport at Dehradun is the nearest airport to Rishikesh which is approximately 35 kilometres away. Popular carriers like Air India, Spice Jet and Jet Airways often have daily flights from New Delhi. Apart from Delhi, there is a flight from Lucknow to Dehradun as well. Once you reach at the airport, you can opt for regular taxi or bus service which is easily available from Dehradun to Rishikesh. The second nearest international airport for Rishikesh is in New Delhi which is well-connected with different cities across the globe.
• By Bus
Being a popular tourist destination, Rishikesh has a good network of buses connecting it with important places such as Haridwar, Dehradun and New Delhi. Buses depart in the morning and late evening from the Kashmere Gate ISBT, New Delhi for Rishikesh every day. You can choose from a regular, deluxe or a luxurious coach.
• By Train
The nearest railhead to Rishikesh is in Haridwar which is approximately 25 kilometres away. Haridwar, in turn, is linked to major Indian cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Lucknow and Varanasi. Some of the popular trains are Shatabadi Express, Jan Shatabdi, AC Special Express and Mussoorie Express. For those making the journey to Rishikesh, it is advisable to take the train till Haridwar and then either take a bus or hire a taxi to Rishikesh. While the bus would take about 45 minutes, the taxi will take you to Rishikesh in about half an hour.
• Road/Self Drive
Driving up to Rishikesh is worth considering, as it is connected to other cities via the National Highway 58, which is in a good condition for most of the year. The short stretch of hilly terrain may be a little rutted, but tourists prefer to take a taxi or drive up to Rishikesh. The drive from Delhi to Rishikesh would take approximately 6 to 7 hours.
• Nagesh Hiregoudar - Hatha Yoga, Asana Adjustment & Assisting, Teaching Methodology (TM), Yoga Philosophy and Practicum as well as Applied Yoga
Nagesh Hiregoudar (E-RYT 500, RPYT with Yoga Alliance USA, Registry ID: 67820) is the Lead teacher in Yoga Teacher Training Courses of Ojashvi Yoga Shala, Rishikesh.Nagesh is a deeply experienced and extensively qualified yoga practitioner who embodies and imparts the highest standards and ethics of training to his students. He has enriched his teaching experience through the most rigorous courses for yoga teacher training that of the Ashram style training at the Bihar School of Yoga in Munger, Bihar and Vedanta through a Yoga Vedanta Course at the Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy, Divine Life Society Rishikesh, popularly referred to as Sivananda Yoga. In these trainings, he learnt the deep philosophies and practices of these world famous traditional schools.
• Rohithaksa - Asanas, Practicum
Rohithaksha is RYT with Yoga Allaince, USA and received his Masters in Yogic Science from Mangalore University Karnataka. He has been experienced as a Yoga Therapist in PG centre Mangalagangothri Mangalore and later he served as Yoga Therapist in J S S Hospital Mysore. He has also been trained in Bihar School of Yoga, Munger and Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy, Divine life society Rishikesh to deepen his understandings of Yoga philosophy and practices. Rohithaksha has conducted a number of Yoga camps in various parts of Karnataka and has attended seminars at New Delhi viz Moraji Desai National Institute for Yoga and Central Research Council for Yoga.
• Ganesh Prasad - Pranayama, Asana and Kriyas
Ganesh Prasad did his Postgraduate Diploma in Yoga from Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga, which deepened his further interest in Yoga to study M.Sc in Yogic Science and Holistic Health from Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya and further he is pursuing his PhD in Yoga from Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar.
Ganesh Prasad has had the opportunity of being the guest of honour at a conference at The Italian Yoga Federation, Assisi, where he also conducted workshops. He has held yoga workshops in Cagliari, Italy as well. He has also participated as a yoga expert in the Indian festival of India in Bangkok. Ganesh Prasad has taught and conducted several workshops in India and abroad and has gained rich teaching experience through his teachings at Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga. He was a part of the tableaux of the Ministry of AYUSH at the 2015 Republic Day of India and showcased the physical practices of yoga.
• Sandeep - Yoga Nidra, Prnayama and Kriyas
Sandeep did his Masters in Yoga from Sanskrit University, Haridwar. He has been trained in Yoga by traditional teachers of Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama and Parmarth Nikethan Ashram of Rishikesh. He Specializes in the teachings of Yoga Nidra, Meditation and Hatha Yoga techniques. Dr Sandeep Raina - Professional Health Care Expert in Spine Rehabilitation.
• Sandeep Raina
Dr Sandeep Raina , is a professional health care expert in Spine Rehabilitation, presently working as a chief consultant for Neuro-Rehabilitation and Spine disorders at Parmarth Niketan Hospital, Rishikesh. His aim in life is to rehabilitate not only one’s body but also mind and soul, with the help of physical exercise regimes and yoga.He is the resident of J&k and living in Uttrakhand from past 11 years. His nature of serving the society motivated him to persue the noble profession. His area of interest is neurological disorders. He studied in renowned medical university and persued masters degree in Physical Therapy. To make his therapies affective he started reconciling the technique’s of taping along with vestibular rehabilitation. He is also certified in CPR, THERA BANDS etc. He is also having good knowledge of accupunture and is practicing laser accupunture from past many years. He has extensive experience of neurological post operative rehabilitation programs specially of spinal cord injury patients. His perfection in Spinal Anatomy and Physiology lead him to teach the students from all over the world. He knows how to correlate it with practice of yoga which is beneficial for the human body system.
• Dr. Vibha Sharma - Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery
Dr. Vibha Sharma has been a pioneer in the establishment of Ojashvi Yoga shala as a place of Ayurveda. She has completed her Bachelors in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery from Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak. Panchkarma Therapies (the branch of Ayurveda dealing in detoxifying the body) are her specialty. She is an excellent trainer and teacher and has been helping people reach their potential for the past 25 years. An integral part of Ojashvi Yoga Shala since its inception, she takes immense pleasure in sharing her knowledge with students. She takes a special interest in curing people of various diseases which are said to be incurable by modern medical science. Taking pleasure in curing keeps her going on and has been the driving force in inventing really effective medicines for body disorders like sinusitis, piles, digestive problems, Diabetes Miletus and Blood pressure.
Dr. Vibha is a creative person who has been inventing and innovating for the health benefits of her patients. She is on the panel of many health forums and committees. She also has appeared on various talk shows and programmes on TV channels which include Doordarshan, ZEE News and Pragya TV.
Retreat reservation deposit is non – refundable, however, one time change of date is permissible in one year calendar from the date of Application submission at sole discretion of the school.
If cancellations are made within 3 days of the reservation, 100% cancellation charges will apply.
If cancellations are made 3-7 days prior to the reservation, 50% cancellation charges will apply.
If cancellations are made 8-14 days prior to the reservation, 30% cancellation charges will apply.
If cancellations are made before 15 days prior to the reservation, 5% cancellation charges will apply
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
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