Abhayaranya is a Sanskrit word combining the word "Abhaya" - Fearless state - and "Aranya" - A place, sanctuary, garden or forest. Abhayaranya – Rishikesh Yog Peeth is an independent, self-sustained lifestyle village with minimal dependency on market and government. It is a Yoga Village, that encouraged a happy yogic lifestyle. All the courses at the yoga village are conducted in a safe residential environment so that the learner can begin personal practice with the greatest freedom and ease. All rooms are nicely furnished with natural light and privacy, and allow for quiet time for reflection around the natural surroundings.
You will be instructed in the teaching methodology for Asana (physical postures), Pranayama (breath control) and Dhyana (meditation).
Classes in these three and other fields will create a foundation for you to step closer to becoming a superior qualified yoga teacher.
An in-depth study of the Yoga Sutra and Vedanta will enable you to enhance your knowledge and understanding of the philosophy and practice of yoga.
You will be taught to identify body types and the capacity of the individuals to adopt the yogic practice.
Human anatomy and physiology and its correlation to yogic practices, mantra chanting and principles of Swara yoga are other areas where you will be able to sharpen and polish your skills as required by a teacher.
Last but not least, there is the study of ethical guidelines that a yoga teacher must accomplish in order to maintain a better student-teacher relationship.
This teacher training includes your course fee, course material, meals and private room accommodations.