500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course in Rishikesh

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500 Hour Yoga TTC

Join 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course in Rishikesh

A 500-hour Yoga Teacher Training Course (TTC) is an intensive program designed for individuals who are serious about deepening their understanding and practice of yoga, as well as becoming certified yoga instructors. It typically includes a comprehensive curriculum that covers various aspects of yoga, including philosophy, anatomy, asana (postures), pranayama (breath control), meditation, and teaching methodology.

This level of training goes beyond the standard 200-hour TTC and provides a more in-depth exploration of the principles and practices of yoga. It often involves a more extensive study of yogic texts, advanced asanas, and advanced teaching techniques. The goal is to equip aspiring yoga teachers with a thorough knowledge and skill set to confidently and effectively teach yoga to others.

These programs are often conducted by experienced and certified yoga instructors or schools that are accredited by yoga alliances. The 500-hour TTC is a significant commitment, but it can lead to a more profound understanding of yoga and a higher level of proficiency in teaching.

Why Choose 500 Hour Yoga TTC

  • Participants may have the option to complete the entire 500 hours in a single program or combine hours from multiple specialized trainings.
  • Goes beyond the depth of study in a 300-hour Yoga Teacher Training Course, offering a more comprehensive exploration of advanced topics in yoga philosophy, anatomy, and teaching methodology.
  • Includes more in-depth teaching practicums, potentially involving longer class sequences, workshops, and specialized sessions.
  • Completion of a 500-hour program allows participants to register as a RYT 500 with Yoga Alliance.

Syllabus and Course Details For
500 Yoga Teacher Training Program

Course Details


  • Date: May 2024
  • Availability:Unlimited
  • Certification:Yoga Alliance (RYT-300)
  • Level:(Intermediate & Advanced)
  • Duration:55 Days / 54 Nights
  • Yoga Style:Hatha / Vinyasa
  • Discount:Early birds 10% Off (Limited}

Note: Our 500-hour Teacher Training Course (TTC) in Rishikesh is a program designed to provide comprehensive training for individuals aspiring to become yoga teachers.

  • Hatha yoga is a traditional style of yoga that focuses on the physical postures (asanas) and breath control (pranayama) to achieve balance between the body and mind.
  • The term "Hatha" is derived from two Sanskrit words: "ha" meaning sun and "tha" meaning moon. The practice of Hatha yoga aims to create a balance between the opposing forces of the sun (symbolizing activity, energy) and the moon (symbolizing receptivity, calmness).

  • Ashtanga yoga is a dynamic and physically demanding style of yoga that follows a specific sequence of postures and linking breath to movement.
  • It was popularized by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, and the system is often referred to as the "Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga.

  • Pranayama is the practice of breath control in yoga. The term "pranayama" is derived from two Sanskrit words: "prana," meaning life force or vital energy, and "ayama," meaning extension or expansion.
  • Pranayama involves awareness and control of the breath. It goes beyond the automatic and unconscious act of breathing, bringing attention to the inhalation, exhalation, and the pauses in between.

  • Meditation is a practice that involves focusing the mind and eliminating distractions to achieve a state of mental clarity, relaxation, and heightened awareness.
  • It has been an integral part of various spiritual and contemplative traditions for centuries, and today, it is widely practiced for its numerous physical, mental, and emotional benefits.

  • Shatkriya, often spelled as Shatkarma or Shatkriya, refers to a set of six purification practices in traditional Hatha Yoga.
  • These practices are intended to purify the body and mind by removing impurities, balancing the doshas (bioenergetic forces), and preparing the practitioner for deeper yogic practices.

  • Yoga Nidra, often referred to as "yogic sleep," is a form of guided meditation and deep relaxation that induces a state of conscious, relaxed awareness.
  • The goal is to reach a state between wakefulness and sleep, allowing for profound relaxation and mental clarity.

Experience the Benefits

500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh

A 500-hour Yoga Teacher Training Course (TTC) is a foundational program designed to deepen your understanding of yoga and potentially prepare you to become a certified yoga teacher. While it may not unlock all the potentials of a yoga practitioner or teacher, it can certainly be a transformative and educational experience. Here are some ways in which a 500-hour TTC can help unlock your potential:

Unlock Your Potential:

  • The course often includes a significant emphasis on your own practice, helping you refine your asana, pranayama, and meditation techniques. This can enhance your personal practice and take it to a more advanced level.
  • Connect with your fellow participants and instructors. Share experiences, ask questions, and support each other on your yoga journey.

Join Our Community:

  • Joining a TTC often means being part of a supportive community of like-minded individuals. This sense of community can be uplifting, providing encouragement and inspiration for your personal and teaching journey.
  • Completing a 500-hour TTC is a significant milestone and provides a foundational certification that is widely recognized in the yoga community. It opens the door for further specialization or advanced teacher training.

What Sets Us Apart:

  • The expertise and experience of the teaching faculty can significantly impact the quality of the training. Look for programs led by experienced and qualified instructors with a strong background in yoga, anatomy, and teaching methodology.
  • If your goal is to become a yoga teacher, the program's focus on teaching skills is crucial. Look for a TTC that provides ample opportunities for practice teaching, constructive feedback, and guidance on how to lead a class effectively.
  • Each teacher has a unique teaching style. Whether it's a focus on alignment, flow, philosophy, or spirituality, a distinct and well-defined teaching style can set a teacher apart.

Develop a deeper understanding of yourself and your true potential.


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Sample Daily Schedule for 300 hour yoga teacher training course



5:45 AM - 6:15 AM

Yogic Kriya

6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

Asana Practice Flow

8:15 AM - 9:15 AM

Breathing Exercise (Pranayama)

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM


11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Yog Philosophy / Darshan

12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Asana Practice ,Body Alignment & Adjustment

1:30 PM


3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Anatomy \ Ayurveda / Teaching Methodology / Sanskrit Chatting

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Asana Practice

6:15 PM - 6:45 PM

Self Study

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM


8:15 PM - 9:00 PM

Meditation \ Yoga Nidra

Sample Daily Schedule for 500 hour yoga teacher training course

What is Included?

  • 55 Nights of Private or Shared Accommodation
  • 3 Times Daily Nutritious Vegetarian Meals and Herbal Tea
  • Cleansing Kit
  • 24/7 support during your stay at the Ashram
  • Wifi Access
  • Weekend Excursions
  • 24 X 7 CCTV Surveillance
  • 1 Full Body Massage
  • Training Manual and study material
  • Theoretical and Practical Skills
  • 1 Ayurveda Session
  • Kirtan and Movie Night

What is Not Included?

  • Air fare
  • Air-conditioner- 50 USD Extra
  • Room Heater - 50 USD Extra

Note:Your commitment to attending all classes is not just a commitment to yourself but also to the entire community. Let's create a space where everyone can thrive and grow.If, for any reason, you are unable to attend a class, please inform your instructor in advance. We understand that life happens, and open communication allows us to support you on your yoga journey.

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Accommodation For Yogi

Our yoga accommodation is located in a tranquil environment away from the hustle and bustle of busy urban areas, our rooms include various amenities. Our comfortable beds, quality bedding and ergonomic furniture contribute to a pleasant stay.

Our accommodation facilities that integrate local culture and traditions provide a holistic experience for yogis seeking cultural immersion. We include free WiFi connectivity, RO water, reception desk, hot water for bath and many more facilities with the accommodation.

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Food For Yogi

Yogic food is a term that refers to a diet based on the principles of yoga, aiming to support physical health, mental clarity, and spiritual well-being. The concept of yogic food is closely tied to the yogic lifestyle, which includes not only the physical practice of yoga postures (asanas) but also ethical and moral principles (yamas and niyamas) and mindfulness in daily life.

We are providing yogic food that is often described as sattvic, meaning pure, clean and balanced. Sattvic food is believed to promote clarity, peace and a harmonious state of mind.

We are providing drinking pure water, herbal teas, and hydrating foods is essential for maintaining balance and supporting the body's functions.

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Prerequisites, Rules and Refund Policy

Prerequisites, Rules and Refund Policy for 500 Hour Om Yoga Rishkesh

From Om Yoga Rishkesh all the best on your new yoga journey, we wanted to take a moment to share our school's prerequisites, rules, and refund policy. These guidelines are designed to create a safe, respectful and nurturing environment for everyone in our school community.


  • Ensure that you are in good health and have a reasonable level of fitness. Certain courses may have physical demands, and it's essential to be aware of any health conditions or limitations,courses may expect participants to have a basic understanding of yoga postures, breathing techniques, and fundamental yoga philosophy.
  • A commitment to learning, an open mind, and a willingness to actively participate in the training are important prerequisites. The intensity of a 100-hour TTC requires dedication and engagement.Communicate with your yoga instructor about any concerns or discomfort during class. Practice with consent, and be mindful of the space and energy of those around you.


  • If you have any injuries, health concerns, inform the instructor before the class. This allows them to provide appropriate modifications and guidance.
  • Before and after class, maintain a sense of quiet reflection. Avoid loud conversations that might disturb others who are trying to focus or relax.
  • Arrive on time and enter the yoga studio or practice space quietly, respecting the serenity of the environment.
  • Yoga is a personal journey, and everyone is at a different stage in their practice. Avoid comparing yourself to others or passing judgment.


  • Registration and deposit must be made to reserve your spot in the yoga teacher training.
  • After receiving your registration form, we will send you a link of the deposit to secure your spot in the yoga teacher training.
  • Deposit 200 USD to reserve your seat which is non-refundable but valid for 6 month. When your deposit is made, your spot is confirmed. We will send you confirmation email.
  • The balance of the yoga course fee must be paid on arrival on the day of yoga course commencement, and can be done with INR/USD/EUR/AUD.
  • If payments via internet banking or PayPal are made, and SWIFT or IBAN wire transfers are done, they may include transaction fees.
  • Om yoga Rishikesh Reserves the right to disqualify any student any given time during the course of training.
  • Smoking and alcohol are not permitted during the training

For more detail about refund policy go onto the page Payment Policy



  • Why required 500 hour TTC?

    Participants may have the option to complete the entire 500 hours in a single program or combine hours from multiple specialized trainings.These programs are often conducted by experienced and certified yoga instructors or schools that are accredited by yoga alliances. The 500-hour TTC is a significant commitment, but it can lead to a more profound understanding of yoga and a higher level of proficiency in teaching.
  • Why Rishikesh is best location for TTC?

    Rishikesh is located in the foothills of the Himalayas, along the banks of the Ganges River. It is regarded as a holy city and is known as the "Yoga Capital of the World." The serene and spiritually charged environment makes it an ideal place for yoga and meditation.
  • What is elegibility to attend 500 hour TTC?

    Our schools require participants to have completed a 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training Course. This is because the 500-hour program is often considered an advanced level of training, building upon the foundational knowledge acquired in the 200-hour program.
  • What is covered in syllabus?

    The curriculum of 500 hour Yoga Teacher Training includes In-depth study and practice of advanced yoga poses, Yoga Philosophy, Advanced understanding of Yoga Philosophy, Advanced teaching techniques and strategies, Advanced pranayama techniques, Personal exploration of advanced practices, and many more.
  • 500 hour Yoga TTC enough to become Yoga Teacher?

    Yes, completing a 500-hour Yoga Teacher Training Course (TTC) is generally considered more than sufficient to become a certified and well-qualified yoga teacher. A 500-hour TTC is an advanced level of training that covers a comprehensive curriculum, including in-depth study of yoga philosophy, advanced asanas, anatomy, teaching methodology, and more.

    Upon successful completion of a 500-hour TTC, you should have gained a solid understanding of yoga principles, advanced teaching techniques, and the ability to lead classes confidently. Many yoga schools and organizations recognize the 500-hour certification as a mark of advanced proficiency and may require it for those aspiring to teach at higher levels or to train other yoga teachers.

  • Why choose Om Yoga Rishikesh for YTTC Course?

    Om Yoga Rishikesh are now a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance! 🌟✨ This recognition reflects our commitment to excellence in yoga education and our dedication to providing a transformative and authentic yoga experience. Whether you're a budding yogi or an aspiring teacher, join us in this journey of self-discovery and growth. Let's continue to spread the light and love of yoga together. Namaste! 🙏🧘‍♀️
  • what is the refundable policy of Yogagau?

    As per our refund policy we do not refund your advance payment, if due to some other circumstances you are unable to join the batch, you may be transferred to another batch.If for any reason you cancel the course, and you inform 30 days before the scheduled date of the course then 25% of the advance payment deposited will be refunded.
  • How to book seat for 500 Hour Yoga TTC

    Go to Enroll.php page and fill all the required details and submit the application, then make payment of 200 USD of the course fee, then our team will contact you to confirm your booking.

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