Yoga Trainers

Yoga Teacher Training Course

Course Overview

The Heartfulness Yoga Teacher Training Course and Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Yoga is a one-month residential program that integrates the study and experience of the art of teaching Hatha Yoga and the practice of Heartfulness Meditation.
Heartfulness is a unique technique of Raja Yoga adapted for modern day life. Heartfulness Yoga integrates body, mind and soul in the true spirit of Ashtanga Yoga

The program comprises of

  • Experience asanas, pranayama, relaxation and heart-based meditation with yogic transmission.
  • Discover the philosophy of Hatha Yoga according to ancient scriptures
  • Learn to Meditate — Heartfulness Meditation
  • Attend satsang – group meditations
  • Learn to teach the eight limbs of yoga.
  • Merge the traditional art of yoga with a modern professional approach

The uniqueness of Heartfulness TTC

The accommodation in the beautiful ashram of Manapakkam in Chennai will greatly contribute to the experience of people who want to dive into higher practices like Raja Yoga. Heartfulness is a unique technique of Raja Yoga for all those who live an active and social life.
Heartfulness is an approach to life that helps to understand the significance of meditation in everyday life. It helps integrate our inner world with the outer world. It is feeling the lightness and joy of one’s true inner nature and experiencing it in heart.

Heartfulness is an approach to life that helps to understand the significance of meditation in everyday life. It helps integrate our inner world with the outer world. It is feeling the lightness and joy of one’s true inner nature and experiencing it in heart.

When one listen to the heart, follow voices of the heart and capture the inspiration that comes from within, one master’s life.

Curriculum

  • 36 main asanas (alignment, benefits, contra-indications).
  • Asana variations from intermediate level to advanced
  • Pranayama
  • Fundamentals of yoga philosophy
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Yoga and Health
  • Introduction to Ayurveda
  • Heartfulness meditation practice
  • Evolution of consciousness
  • Teaching methodologies
  • Planning a Yoga session– general yoga, yoga for different groups, etc.

The Heartfulness curriculum and Anamalai University curriculum are integrated so as to offer both a Teacher Training Program and a Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Yoga.

Teachers

The diversity and quality of the teachers involved in this course makes it an exceptional program. Each one expert in their own field will come to share their knowledge and passion and set you off on this wonderful journey of Yoga.

Yoga Teacher Training Course

This course is open to everyone who has practiced yoga asanas and wants to learn more for themselves or who wants to learn to teach. The course is open for students from different walks of life, profession, nationalities, and above the age of 18.

The diploma from Annamalai University – Chennai, will be given to the trainees on completion of the course after one year of distance education. The one-month training gives all the training and reading material required to pursue distance study.

Prerequisites

  1. Sincere Desire to learn
  2. Open-mindedness to teachings of yoga and new ideas
  3. Self-discipline
  4. Essential to attend all sessions asana and pranayama, satang and meditation, lectures, Karma yoga activities and all the programs of the course

Announced TTC

Registration closed

Chennai – India

November 1st to November 30th, 2017

Proposed TTC

Registration open

Chennai – BMA

February 3rd to February 25th, 2018

Hyderabad – Kanha Shanti Vanam

May 3rd to May 31st, 2018

Heartfulness TTC Application

Scholarship: Students who needs financial support can apply for a scholarship. There is a limited number of Scholarships that will be provided for deserving candidates.

Chennai – BMA – Rs. 30,000

February 3rd to February 25th, 2018

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Hyderabad – Kanha Shanti Vanam – Rs. 45,000

May 3rd to May 31st, 2018

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Registration to the course includes:

  • Accommodation in ashram dormitories
  • All meals in the main kitchen – apart from these, trainees have the possibility to visit the Canteen where simple dishes can be purchased.
  • Heartfulness TTC Workbook and other study books
  • Anamalai registration for PG Diploma and study material
  • Daily personal Yoga practice
  • Theoretical classes
  • Teaching sessions
  • Learning to plan a session
  • Examination fees
  • Certificate

To get more information:

Write to us

in.wellness@heartfulness.org

Phone us

044-22521099 – Ext 201

Visit us at

Heartfulness Meditation Center

BMA | Manapakkam | Chennai