Yoga shows the way…
... to perfect health, perfect control over the mind and to perfect peace with oneself, the world, nature and God.
Learn the ancient wisdom of yogic self-development in a form suited to our analytical age.
“Health is wealth, peace of mind is happiness, Yoga shows the way.”
Where yoga has its roots: Himalayas, India
Journey to India, the land of rishis and sages, for your yoga teachers training course and experience the many different facets of yoga. Benefit from the cultural and spiritual wealth of this blessed country. It's an unforgettable experience.
RUDRAPRAYAG, HIMALAYAS, INDIA
Yoga Teachers' Training Course >>
26 October – 24 November 2013 or 22 February – 23 March 2014
Advanced Yoga Teachers' Training Course >>
22 February – 23 March 2014
Sadhana Intensive >>
6–21 November 2013
Ashram de Yoga Sivananda, Loire Valley, France
Health and inner peace in harmony with nature: Yoga retreats, training, workshops. Details >>
Highlights in May
Classical temple dance from South India (26–30.5.2013)
A programme with Bharata Natyam temple dancer and choreographer Rajyashree Ramesh which features dance workshops and performance.
Yoga Teacher Training at the Sivananda Yoga Retreat House, Tyrol, Austria
Learn yoga in the Austrian Alps, surrounded by nature in all its glory. An ideal place for study, introspection and making positive plans for the future.
Special rates for students and the unemployed
Next international course: 3–31 August 2013
Further 2013 course dates: 1 – 29 September · 14 December – 12 January 2014 More information on the yoga teacher training courses >>
Yoga vacation at the Sivananda Yoga Retreat House, Tyrol, Austria
Yoga vacation highlights
Springtime in the Alps: nature is awakening, the air is pure and numerous trails invite you to explore the countryside. It's a delightful time of year for a yoga vacation.
Topics: Yoga Body Check · Sivananda Beginners' Guide to Yoga · Yoga Lifestyle · Yoga Fitness · Yoga Vitality Week · Finding the Silence Within · Yoga@Home · Yoga Relaxation Days · Asanas – Strength & Flexibility
Bhagavata Saptaha (26.5–1.6.2013)
GUEST OF HONOUR: SRI VENUGOPAL GOSWAMI, BHAKTI YOGA ACHARYA, VRINDAVAN, NORTH INDIA
Yogic pearls of wisdom accompanied by live music – sublime Ragas and dynamic rhythms with tabla, harmonium and bamboo flute.
Experience this unique form of spiritual discourse that communicates the eternal truths of the classical yoga scriptures and the ancient Indian epics.
Accessible Yoga: 5–14.7
Yoga and Psychology: 18–23.7
Yoga of the Heart: 31.7–9.8
Curry, Chapati & Co: 20–27.8
Ayurveda Certificate Courses and Lecture Series
Healthy Cooking with Ayurveda – Certificate Course
With Sanjay and Anjani Kulkarni (MD), Ayurveda experts, Pune, India
Ayurvedic cooking tastes delicious and is a healthy alternative to conventional food choices.
Ayurveda Lecture Tour and Certificate Course
with Dr. Shanti Kumar Kamlesh, Ayurveda Acharya, Lucknow, India
Ayurveda – Nutritional Cooking for Nature Lovers
Combine a practical introduction to Ayurvedic cooking with a yoga hiking vacation in the magnificent Alps.
Ayurveda & Health Lecture Tour 2013