From the 27th of November the Heartfulness International Yoga Academy conducted the 2 weeks onsite yoga training of its innovative Teachers Training Course (TTC 200hrs). This program enables the participants to become International Yoga teachers. Prior to this the participants had completed 6 weeks of the program online. The program saw participation from across India as well as the Philippines, USA, Germany and France.
This program offers Hatha Yoga and Raja Yoga, merging traditional approaches with a modern heart- based meditative approach. Besides an intense Asana practice, participants were introduced to Shatkarmas, chanting the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali and some slokas, the history of Yoga, introduction to the Bhagavad Gita, the Hatha Yoga Pradipika, various philosophical topics including the goal of human life, Hatha yoga to Raja Yoga, Hearfulness Yatra,, Spiritual anatomy, Yogic Anatomy, sath darsana, and practice with theory of Asanas, teaching methodology, learning to teach Yoga. Each student is followed throughout the course by a mentor.The lead trainers are Amar Srividya and Marion Marceau.