Master Level 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training India

Tattvaa Yogashala launches a master-level yoga teacher training course in India for advanced-level practitioners. Participants should practice yoga regularly for at least six months and have a flexible body with sound knowledge of the basics. People who have completed 200 hours of yoga teacher training in any method from a school registered with Yoga Alliance USA are eligible to apply for this intensive 500-yoga teacher training Program.

Master-level yoga teacher training covers advanced-level asana practice, meditation and yoga Nidra, pranayama, kriyas, mudra, bandh, yoga philosophy, and anatomy and physiology. This program offers you a ground to discuss your teaching experiences, clear the doubts and problems you face while teaching and practising, learn the advanced yoga asanas from a highly experienced team of yoga instructors, observe the learning of lead teachers and assist in the class, and opportunity to teach master level yoga teacher training participants in practical classes.

Master Level Yoga Teacher Training

Upon completing master-level TTC with us, you can teach yoga professionally in group and individual settings. In addition, the master-level YTT course completion certificate you receive will allow you to register with Yoga Alliance USA as RYT 500. Now you are a step away from becoming a lead yoga instructor in a yoga school anywhere in the world – you need teaching experience.

  • Level:Intermediate
  • Yoga Style:Ashtanga & Hatha Yoga
  • Language of Instruction:English & Hindi
  • Certification:Tattvaa Yogashala School Certification
  • Location:Rishikesh
  • Course Fee:US $3299

Master Level 500 Yoga Teacher Training In India

If you opt for a master-level 500-hour yoga teacher training in India, you will observe your skills improving and becoming good to excellent quickly. In a 500-Hour Master Level Yoga Teacher Training, you will learn every aspect of yoga extensively and descriptively about the topics you have studied. A 500-Hour Master Level Yoga Teacher Training journey in India is specifically designed to improve and increase the creativity and knowledge of yoga aspirants. Suppose you are genuinely dedicated to the world of yoga. In that case, this is an excellent opportunity to swim in the vast river of yoga, gaining every single aspect and knowledge of it. The experience and knowledge you gain with this course will clear all your queries and doubts.

You will learn various things and aspects of yoga during your Master Level 500-hour yoga teacher training in India which include:

  • You can enhance your basic yoga skills and get expertise in it
  • Your knowledge will sharpen, and you can become a great yoga teacher
  • You will learn yoga without any nuances or doubts
  • You will get honoured with 500 hours of yoga certification
  • You will see a professional and impressive change in your yoga postures and understanding

Master Level 500 Hour YTT Course - Syllabus

500 hour YTT Course Syllabus and Cirriculum

  • Surya Namaskara [A]
  • Surya Namaskara [B]
  • Padangusthasana
  • Padahastasana
  • Utthita Trikonasana
  • Parivritta Trikonasana
  • Utthita Parsvakonasana
  • Parivritta Parsvakonasana
  • Prasarita Padottanasana [A]
  • Prasarita Padottanasana [B]
  • Prasarita Padottanasana [C]
  • Prasarita Padottanasana [D]
  • Parsvottanasana
  • Utthita Hasta Padangusthasana [A]
  • Utthita Hasta Padangusthasana [B]
  • Utthita Hasta Padangusthasana [C]
  • Utthita Hasta Padangusthasana [D]
  • Arddha Baddha Padmottanasana
  • Utkatasana
  • Virabhadrasana [A]
  • Virabhadrasana [B]
  • Dandasana
  • Paschimottanasana [A]
  • Paschimottanasana [B]
  • Paschimottanasana [C]
  • Purvottanasanay
  • Ardha Baddha Padma Paschimottanasana
  • Tirianga Mukhaikapada Paschimottanasana
  • Janu Sirsasana [A]
  • Janu Sirsasana [B]
  • Janu Sirsasana [C]
  • Marichyasana [A]
  • Marichyasana [B]
  • Marichyasana [C]
  • Marichyasana [D]
  • Navasana
  • Bhujapidasana
  • Kurmasana
  • Supta Kurmasana
  • Garbha Pindasana
  • Kukkutasana
  • Baddha Konasana [A]
  • Baddha Konasana [B]
  • Upavista Konasana [A]
  • Upavista Konasana [B]
  • Supta Padangusthasana [A]
  • Supta Padangusthasana [B]
  • Supta Padangusthasana [C]
  • Ubhaiya Padangusthasana
  • Urdhva Mukha Paschimottanasana
  • Setu Bandhasana
  • Pashasana
  • Krounchasana
  • Shalabasana [A]
  • Shalabasana [B]
  • Bhekasana
  • Dhanurasana
  • Parshva Dhanurasana
  • Ushtrasana
  • Laghu Vajrasana
  • Kapotasana [A]
  • Kapotasana [B]
  • Supta Vajrasana
  • Bakasana [A]
  • Bakasana [B]
  • Bharadvajasana
  • Ardha Matsyendrasana
  • Eka Pada Shirshasana
  • Dvi Pada Shirshasana
  • Yoga Nidrasana
  • Tittibhasana [A]
  • Tittibhasana [B]
  • Tittibhasana [C]
  • Pincha Mayurasana
  • Karandavasana
  • Vrisikasana
  • Mayurasana
  • Nakrasana
  • Vatayanasana
  • Parighasana
  • Gomukhasana [A]
  • Gomukhasana [B]
  • Supta Urdvha Pada Vajrasana
  • Mukta Hasta Shirshasana [A]
  • Mukta Hasta Shirshasana [B]
  • Mukta Hasta Shirshasana [C]
  • Baddha Hasta Shirshasana [A]
  • Baddha Hasta Shirshasana [B]
  • Baddha Hasta Shirshasana [C]
  • Baddha Hasta Shirshasana [D]
  • Urdhva Dhanurasana
  • Paschimottanasana
  • Salamba Sarvangasana
  • Halasana
  • Karnapidasana
  • Urdhva Padmasana
  • Pindasana
  • Matsyasana
  • Uttana Padasana
  • Sirsasana [A]
  • Sirsasana [B]
  • Balasana
  • Baddha Padmasana
  • Padmasana
  • Uttpluthih
  • Savasana

  • Kapalabhati - Advanced
  • Nadi Shodhana
  • Anuloma Viloma
  • Bhastrika
  • Ujjayi
  • Surya Bhedan
  • Chandra Bhedan
  • Bhramari
  • Sheetali
  • Sheetkari
  • Yogic Breathing
  • Spinal Breathing

Note: *Pranayama practice is deepened in the Intermediate Series course, with more advanced techniques and retention being introduced as natural progression for more experienced practitioners.

  • History and tradition of Yoga
  • Schools of Yoga
  • Patanjali’s Ashtanga Yoga
  • Karma Yoga
  • Bhakti yoga
  • Janana Yoga
  • Tantra yoga
  • Mantra yoga
  • Concept of Prana
  • Pancha Pranas
  • Koshas and Shariras
  • Kundalini
  • Chakras
  • Pranayama
  • Introduction to Bhagavad Gita
  • Introduction to Six Indian Philosophies
  • Conceptual understanding of Samadhipada
  • Discipline of yoga
  • What is yoga? “Yoga chitta vritti Nirodha” Yoga Sutras 1.2
  • Vrittis (mental fluctuations) and their classification
  • Consistent practice and Detachment (Abhayasa and Vairagya)
  • Factors that accelerate yoga sadhana
  • Concept of the Divine and Surrender to the Divine in yoga (concept of Isvara and Isvarapranidhana)
  • Relevance of Omkara in yoga system
  • Obstacles and distractions on the path of yoga (concepts of citta viksepa and antaraya)
  • Concept of methods of bringing the mind to a blissful state (chitta prasadhana )
  • Foundations of Yoga
  • Traditional Texts
  • Human Biology and application of Yoga practices
  • Introduction to Indian Philosophy and Tradition
  • Therapeutic basis of yoga
  • Yoga therapy for common diseases
  • Stress and its yogic management
  • Yoga and psychology
  • Samkhya philosophy
  • Vedanta philosophy
  • Patanjali Yoga Sutras
  • Goal of Hatha Yoga
  • Kriyas
  • Basics of Ayurveda
  • Principles of Naturopathy
  • Mudras
  • Tapas
  • Kumbhakas according to the Hatha Yoga Pradipika

  • The Yoga Mala - Sri K. Pattahbi Jois
  • Yoga Sutras of Patanjali - Swami Venkatesananda, Motilal publication
  • Asana Pranayama Mudra Bandha (APMB) Yoga Darshan - Swami Niranjanananda Ji The Heart of Yoga, T.K.V. Desikachar
  • The Science of Breath- Dr. M.L. Ghorole
  • Perennial Psychology of the Bhagavad Gita

  • How to safely go-in and go-out of a posture?
  • How to give cues and instructions?
  • Anatomy of a yoga posture?
  • Benefits of a yoga posture?
  • Contra-indications, hands-on adjustment's?
  • Modification, advance variation, and use of props?

  • Qualities of a Yoga Teacher
  • The attitude of a Yoga Teacher and being yourself
  • Safety measures, How to avoid injuries
  • Cultivation of command through voice modulations
  • How to deepen your connection with your inner-being
  • Importance of Communication, giving cues and instructions
  • Traditional Ashtanga Yoga class, Sivananda class 12 basic postures
  • Principles of sequencing various Vinyasa flows
  • Peak pose and how to build up to one.

Important Information For Master Level Yoga Teacher Training Students

A complete guide for students to review the master level yoga teacher training course gidelines at a glance.

Daily Schedule For Master Level Yoga Teacher Training In India

SCHEDULE ACTIVITIES
06:30 - 08:00AM Pranayama/ Meditation / Mantra Chanting
08:30 - 10:15AM Asana Practice Ashtanga Vinyasa Mysore Style or Led Class
10:30 - 12:00PM Breakfast / Brunch / Free Time / Study Time
12:00 - 01:30PM Yoga Principles / Philosophy / Yoga Sutra Lectures
02:00 - 03:00PM Yoga Nidra Meditation / Rest Time / Free time / Refreshing time
03:00 - 04:00PM Workshop / Study Time / Guest Lecturers
04:00 - 06:00PM Asana practice / Art of Adjustment / Body Alignment
06:30 - 07:30PM Dinner Time
07:30 - 08:30PM Rest Time / Free Time / Study Time
08:30 - 09:30PM Silence Meditation
09:30 - 06:00AM Mauna / Silence

Upcoming Course Dates For Master Level Yoga Teacher Training In India

Here are the upcoming 500 Hour Master Level Yoga Teacher Training course dates structure that will help the students to apply their preferred method at the right time.

Date Shared Accommodation Single Accommodation Status
07-Feb-2023 to 02-Apr-2023 $3200 $3900 Enroll Now
07-Apr-2023 to 31-May-2023 $3200 $3900 Enroll Now
07-Jun-2023 to 31-Jul-2023 $3200 $3900 Enroll Now
07-Aug-2023 to 30-Sep-2023 $3200 $3900 Enroll Now
07-Oct-2023 to 30-Nov-2023 $3200 $3900 Enroll Now
07-Dec-2023 to 30-Jan-2024 $3200 $3900 Enroll Now

For more scheduled course dates, availability, and price of shared room accommodation, please mail us at info@tattvaayoga.com, or for a quick question, you can also send us a WhatsApp message at +91-9068806322

Course Fees For Master Level Yoga Teacher Training In India

At Tattvaa Yogashala, we offer affordable course fees and the quickest payment methods.

Payment Options: Information and Instructions for the payment procedure will be sent to you with your acceptance letter. You must pay US$ 200 as a non-refundable deposit to reserve your seat. The balance of the payment must be made on Orientation Day upon arrival in Rishikesh. The Payment methods we accept are cash (Indian Rupees or US Dollars), credit card and online transfer using Transferwise. Payments by online transfer may be made in any Currency, as we will receive all payments in Indian Rupees.

Refund Policy: The course fee, including the deposit paid for registration, is non-refundable and is valid for one year from the actual course date. Students must pay a deposit to secure their space. The outstanding course fee must be paid in full before the course commences. Please note that we do not give refunds, so it is your responsibility to ensure that you are fully insured against any unforeseen circumstances that prevent you from attending the course or that require you to leave it early.

Fees: Fees include tuition for the course, single private room/double shared room accommodation, two full meals per day and a daily snack with tea.

Eligibility Criteria To Become Master Level Yoga Certified Teacher

Prior experience and knowledge of Yoga are recommended for Master Level 500 Hour Yoga Training Courses. This course is open to practitioners of all levels. The applicant should be in the good physical condition as per the course demand. Most importantly, the applicant should arrive with an open mind and an eagerness to learn. The student should be able to dedicate themselves entirely to the course while at Tattvaa Yogashala. The teacher training program is very demanding, with at least 9 hours daily, and 100% attendance is mandatory. Participants must follow the schedule and attend all classes, sessions, and activities. As Rishikesh is a holy city, Meat, Alcohol and recreational drugs are restricted in Rishikesh. Therefore, please do not bring it from outside to fully experience the benefits of Yoga. The applicant should also have a basic understanding of the English language as the course is conducted in English, and the student will be required to speak English. Enrollment in the program is based on eligibility and is given on a first-come, first-serve basis.

FAQs On Master Level 500 Hour YTTC India

We are happy for you to join our program without committing to the entire training course. Typically we ask that you join for a minimum of one week to get the full benefits of the course. If you would only like to come for a few days, we recommend that you try our drop-in classes instead.

More on the Yoga Alliance accreditation here: https://www.yogaalliance.org/Credentialing/howtoregister

Your tuition at Tattvaa Yoga includes:

  • The course fees
  • Single room accommodation
  • Two meals per day
  • One snack per day with chai (tea)
  • Any excursions or activities set on the itinerary

The first meal follows the opening orientation meeting, and the final meal is breakfast on the last day of the course. There is no food provided on rest days. For more detailed information, please refer to our course description page. Your tuition fee does not include other expenses such as outside meals, transportation, or other miscellaneous expenses. No part of the package price is refundable due to non-participation.

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I did a master level yoga teacher training in Rishikesh, India this month. There are simply no words to describe how beautiful, intense, life changing and magical this month has been for me. The teachers are very dedicated to share their knowledge with their students and support you wherever needed. You can really feel that they all love what they do!! Highly recommended :-)

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An excellent, worthwhile course whether you plan to teach or just further your practice. Kamal and all of the teaching faculty are very experienced and knowledgeable and exceeded my expectations. I definitely recommend Tattvaa for master level yoga ttc in Rishikesh, India!

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Did master level yoga training in Rishikesh, India. This school is really amazing. Push you to your limits making sure you leave better than you came. Forever grateful for this amazing month. Our teachers and all new friends that were made ❤️ Can warmly recommend!

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Tattvaa Yogashala is worldwide accredited yoga school in Rishikesh, with which students may assure that they can teach anywhere across the globe.

Yoga Certfication

Tattvaa Yogashala is a registered yoga school in Rishikesh, India, and after completing the course, we help our students to get the Yoga Alliance USA certificate.

  • Yoga Alliance Certification:

    All participants completing a master level 500 hour yoga training course are eligible to register with Yoga Alliance as RYT 500, which is an internationally recognized yoga teacher certification and designation.

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Pranayama & Meditation Teacher

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