FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Course Queries

It is expected of you to come one day before the start of the class. It would give you sufficient time to rest and understand about the school and courses.

We admit around 15 to 20 students in each YTT class.

White colored and modest clothes are highly recommended.

Though there are sufficient yoga mats in the School and can be hired but they are used often by others so it is always recommended to get your personal yoga mat. There are many shops around from where you can buy a Yoga Mat at a reasonable price.

No, for a pregnant lady a course is too intense.

We teach Yoga from its roots and it is very everyone so prior experience is not required.

Yes you get a free time during breaks and Sundays are also free for you to take rest and discover Rishikesh.

You can skip the class only if there is any emergency but after informing your teacher regarding the cause of your absence.

Yes, you can attend the course with your partner.

Yes, all teachers are well qualified and experienced.

As students come to learn yoga from the different parts of the world and from the places where English is not their first language, they feel very comfortable and at ease. Our teachers make great pains to make each student comfortable with the easy and understandable language.

We provide all the study materials that are required. However still it is best to read the books that are recommended by the teachers.

Payment Queries

You need to pay a minimum amount of $ 200 dollars in advance to secure your seat.

There are two options to secure registration and payment. These are via

1. PayPal: You can deposit via our websites payment Gateway

2. Transfer wise and Bank transfer – Tell us about your preferred mode of payment and you will get

the account details via email.

You can pay the remaining fees of the course on Arrival.

You can request for postponing your date of joining and we can adjust you in the next session. But this request can only be entertained in case of emergency or if you have fallen into any personal problem of grave nature. The fees is however non-refundable.

We accept credit card payment for booking but the remaining fees can only be paid either through cash or by TCs. If you wanted to pay your remaining fees through credit card then remaining 3 percent will be charged as transaction fee. ATM debit can also used to withdraw cash (Master/Visa/Electron)in Rishikesh.

There are no additional charges for Food or accommodation. You can book your room either on shared or single bases and will be provided all the basic amenities like attached bathroom, 24 hours water supply, wardrobe, iron and so on.

Certification Queries

To become a certified yoga teacher you must attend any of the Yoga Teacher Training program. The details of the programs are available on the site. As we are also Yoga Alliance, USA affiliated so you can register yourself with the Yoga Alliance and become a certified teacher after successfully completing the program.

Yes, you need to clear the written and verbal exams. The decision will depend on your performance, behavior and attendance that you have shown during the tenure.

How to Reach Rishikesh

Take a flight for New Delhi airport, which is a most preferred way, but if there is a direct flight from your starting place to Jolly Airport at Dehradun, that would be best. Dehradun Jolly Airport is around fifteen kilometers from Rishikesh. You can hire a taxi from the Jolly Airport.

You can hire a Taxi from Delhi airport or you can avail our transport package of US which covers the cost from Delhi airport to Rishikesh by taxi and back to Delhi airport after completion of the course. Rishikesh is six hours drive from Delhi airport.

You can also opt for Volvo service from Delhi ISBT, however Bus travelling could cause inconvenience for the first time travelers. Another best option is railways. Take train for Haridwar from New Delhi Railway Station and from Haridwar there are many transport facilities available to reach Rishikesh.

If you have to put in for a night in Delhi, there are many hotels available including budgeted hotels in Main market of Paharganj area that ranges from USD 10 to 20 dollars.

Yes, if you make us a request in advance, we will make a transport arrangement for you from the airport, bus or railway station to Rishikesh and back.

It is absolutely safe to travel alone in India especially in Rishikesh. Many foreign tourists arrives in India every year and travel with confidence. However, it could be bit fretful to travel by train or bus if you are traveling for the first time as you might find a totally different experience.

Weather Queries

As December, January and February are the coldest months we recommend you to bring warm clothes .

From April to August are hot and rainy, light cotton clothes are required as the temperature can reach to 40 degrees. In September you should also have rain coats and umbrella as it is a rainy season.

October to March months are generally pleasant- neither too cold nor warm. The temperature is around 30 degrees. The recommended clothes are cold warm clothes and jackets.

Health & Security Issues

Yes, all medicines and facilities are available in the Indian hospitals similar to that in Western nations. You might not get the same brand, but you can sure get the similar medicines.

Yes, if you get sick, injured or require any kind of other medical assistance, we will provide you complete medical care or even take you to the nearest hospital if required. We can also arrange you alternative to help you get through with the course.

Any specific Vaccination is not needed, but it is highly suggested to bring mosquito repellants, lotions etc.

In the School premises extra care is taken to prepare food hygienically, and nutritious. All meals are prepared by experienced chefs so you are assured of quality food. Eating outside also is quite safe in Rishikesh but if you have sensitive stomach, avoid eating street food.

General Queries

We provide highly nutritious and pure Vegetarian food, that is good for health but it is not Vegan.

Yes, food will be provided as per your medical needs or health conditions. Just inform us about your needs well in advance.

Yes, pure filtered water is provided to the students.

You can use phones in the Campus but phones are prohibited in the class.

Wi-Fi facility is available in the School and is easily accessible. You can bring your phone or a laptop in the school but the use of internet is prohibited during sessions. .

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