Rishikesh YogPeeth 500 Hour YTT

Rishikesh Yogpeeth is a Registered Yoga School (RYS) with certification from Yoga Alliance. The yogpeeth is located in Holy city Rishikesh, which is a beacon of spirituality for the entire world. Yoga teachers at the Rishikesh Yogpeeth help you achieve unity of mind and body with complete knowledge of this sacred art.

Rishikesh Yogpeeth

It opens your way to new possibilities and opportunities to teach yoga in any corner of the world.

The Rishikesh YogPeeth offers RYT 200, RYT 300, and RYT 500 that strictly follows the standards set by the Yoga Alliance. Further, the foundation of the school laid in 2005. Since then, it has over 7000 yoga students graduated from the Rishikesh YogPeeth. Moreover, students from more than 125 countries have done their yoga teacher training at Rishikesh YogPeeth.

Rishikesh Yogpeeth Aim & Objectives

The aim of Rishikesh Yogpeeth is help you apply the science of Yoga by mastering its traditional knowledge and sharing with others. The school aims at preserving everything about the yogic culture for the future generations. The teachers provide you with a transforming experience and going beyond just the physical practice of asanas.

Further, the yoga teachers at Rishikesh Yogpeeth help you understand the basic functioning of your mind and body. Hence, when you complete the yoga training, you know how to make the most out of your small decisions in life. Therefore, the school aims towards blending yoga knowledge into your everyday life without any hassle.

The school helps you see things from a different angle so that you learn about life and the meaning of life. Discipline is the soul of the school that also helps you remain on track once you are back in your life.

Rishikesh Yogpeeth Approach to Yoga

The Yoga gurus at the Rishikesh Yogpeeth believe that Yoga is a gift to humanity and practicing the sacred art helps in relieving you of stress. Rishikesh Yogpeeth believes in sharing this gift with the whole world and considers India’s role as special in spreading this knowledge.

Rishikesh Yogpeeth provides you the tools to practice Yoga with compassion and in the right spirit. The yoga teachers have certification from Yoga Alliance after undergoing the rigorous 500 hour yoga teacher training. You will learn from certified and highly experienced yoga teachers.

The yoga courses offered by the Rishikesh YogPeeth are very intensive. Moreover, they are aligned with diverse yoga students to ensure they evolve from beginners to advanced levels. Also, the approach adopted by the school is to help you retain the full spectrum of yoga training in one go.

Hence, it justifies the simplistic approach to the yoga of the Rishikesh YogPeeth that helps yoga learners in the best way possible. Most importantly, there is an ethical guide to 500 hour yoga teacher training at Rishikesh YogPeeth. This is to ensure that only serious learners enroll. Further, every yoga practitioner has to abide by the ethical guide so that the sanctity of the place remains intact.

The 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course

The 500 hour yoga teacher training provides you with the full spectrum of Yoga. You get the chance to register with Yoga Alliance as a RYT-500 yoga teacher. The course provides you with knowledge of human physiology and teaching methods of Yoga.

The school helps you master each Yoga asana to perfection along with in-depth knowledge of the yogic philosophy. A combination of ancient yogic knowledge with modern practices makes it easier to understand each asana.

Apart from this, the 500 hour yoga teacher training course also provides you with;

  • Understanding the five major categories of Yoga asanas including the benefits of each
  • Mastery over different Yoga Asanas including the right method and advantages
  • Study of the human anatomy including physiology, muscular, and skeletal systems
  • Insight into Yogic literature including Yoga Sutras, Bhagwad Gita, and other texts
  • Learning yogic techniques such as Pranayama, Yog Nidra, Mantra Chanting, and breathing

The Rishikesh YogPeeth ensures that diligent, dedicated, and deserving practitioners should become certified yoga teachers. For that, they have an assessment process. It includes:
A written test
A practical session
Minimum 90% attendance required

Students who qualify for all the above-mentioned requirements are evaluated to have completed the certification course. Hence, they are provided with yoga certificates.


  • Hot Water and room heaters during winters
  • Clean Bedsheet and pillows
  • Herbal Tea
  • 3 Times Satvik Food
  • Yoga material including books, and mats

The Cost

The cost for 500 hour yoga teacher training at YogPeeth is as follows:

For Indian citizens, the cost is 240,000 INR for a 10-week course. For international students, the cost is USD 3600.

You have to pay 20% in advance which is non-refundable and the remaining 80% at your arrival at the school.

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 by Riley Garcia
The Best Yoga Teacher Training Course!

500-hour at Rishikesh Yogpeeth took my experience of the yogic arts and lifestyle to a whole new level. I am now confident in teaching others this sacred art in my home country.

 by Tyler Jake
Awesome yoga teacher training experience!

Rishikesh Yogpeeth provided me with knowledge of Yoga I was missing earlier. It has been an eye-opening experience working out at Rishikesh Yogpeeth to advance my knowledge of this sacred art.

 by Allison Ramirez
Rishikesh Yogpeeth is the place to be!

Practicing Yoga in a place surrounded by spiritual energy round-the-clock helped me advance the yogic practices to another level. I would definitely recommend Rishikesh Yogpeeth to my peers!

 by Amy Garcia
The Best of the Best Yoga Schools out there!

Rishikesh Yogpeeth made me realize that yoga is not just another exercise regimen but a life-changing experience in itself. I got to know a side of yoga not known to me earlier.

 by Nicholas Wilson
An eye-opening experience for true yogis

I recommend Rishikesh Yogpeeth to those looking to experience what actual yoga feels like. You get to know each and every aspect of this sacred art apart from its physical practice.