Yoga Teacher Training Yoga Retreats Programs by Theme

Integrated Health and Healing

Energy Psychology

Michael Pyfrom
Oct 10 - 12, 2014

Healing the Light Body: Exploring Shamanic Medicine

Theodore Tsavoussis
Oct 26 - 28, 2014

Empowering the Sacred Feminine in Health Care

Vanessa Ingraham
Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2014

The Yoga of Sleep

Rubin Naiman
Dec 5 - 8, 2014
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Coming Soon

Introduction to Meditation

Senior Staff of the Yoga Retreat
Sep 21 - 25, 2014

How to be Happy

Senior Staff of the Yoga Retreat
Sep 21 - 25, 2014

Rosh Hasha'na

Sep 24 - 26, 2014


Sep 25 - Oct 4, 2014

Positive Thinking Weekend

Senior Staff of the Yoga Retreat
Sep 26 - 28, 2014

Overcome Fear, Sadness & Grief through Yoga

Senior Staff of the Yoga Retreat
Sep 26 - 28, 2014

Cultivating Supreme Love

Sep 28 - Oct 2, 2014

The Sivananda Yoga Retreat provides an immersion experience into the daily practices of a yogic lifestyle. More than just a yoga center, the Yoga Retreat offers teachings derived from the deeply-rooted Hatha Yoga traditions of a renowned lineage. All of the Ashram practices are geared toward the development of inner peace for a more harmonious world.

Established by Swami Vishnudevananda in the name of Master Swami Sivananda, the Ashram presents a balanced experience of Raja Yoga, Karma Yoga, Bhakti Yoga and Jnana Yoga. The daily schedule includes meditation, pranayama (yogic breathing practices), asana (yoga postures) and study.

There is a variety of options for your stay or Yoga Vacation. Our most popular Yoga Programs include:

Yoga Teacher Training

The Yoga Certification Course is recommended for yoga practitioners of all levels who aspire to learn how to become a yoga instructor, bring the joy of yoga to others, or deepen their own yoga practice. In this four-week immersion course, students live a yogic lifestyle while learning from advanced yoga practitioners in a well-rounded curriculum of yoga study. A 500-Hour Advanced Yoga Teachers Training Course is available to the students who have graduated from the 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course.

Yoga for Beginners

Yogis of all levels are welcome to experience relaxation and peace of mind at the Yoga Retreat. We offer Yoga Beginners Courses to help build a solid foundation, taught by our skillful yoga instructors at the Ashram. We also offer two Beginner Yoga Classes twice daily, ensuring that students are guided at a comfortable pace.

Yoga Classes

Our yoga classes are specifically designed to balance the body and mind. These Sivananda Yoga-style classes are taught by graduates of our Yoga Teacher Training Course who received their yoga certification from our Sivananda Yoga Teacher Training Course. We offer Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced yoga classes.

Sivananda Yoga Retreat Programs and Courses

Throughout the year, presenters and well-known speakers from across the globe come to share their knowledge and areas of expertise with the guests and residents of the Ashram. We frequently host presentations from musical artists, yoga specialists, religious figures, experts in yoga philosophy, science and more.

A range of courses, both for certification and personal growth, are open to guests and Yoga Vacationers. Some course examples are Juice Fasting, Ayurveda, Yoga Nidra, Thai Massage, Bhagadvad Gita Study, Sound Healing, Theta Healing, Advanced Sadhana and more. Students and guests of all religions and backgrounds are welcome.