• Tent - Bring Your Own – $2,400.00
  • Om Cabin - Double – $3,000.00
  • Om Cabin - Private – $3,500.00
  • Siva Cabin - Double (shared) – $3,700.00
  • Krishna Cabin, Private – $4,600.00
  • Siva Cabin - Private – $4,800.00
  • Deluxe Shanti Cabin - Triple (shared) – $4,200.00
  • Deluxe Shanti Cabin - Private – $5,400.00
  • (All prices include $2,400.00 base amount)

** All options include 2 vegetarian meals, 2 yoga classes, and 2 satsangs.

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Advanced Teachers Training Course (ATTC)

with Swami Sitaramananda, Swami Jnaneswariananda, Krishna Darshan, Swami Dharmananda and Swami Adi Parashaktiananda

June 2 - 30, 2024


The Advanced Yoga Teachers Training Course (ATTC) allows graduates from the Sivananda Yoga Teachers Training Course (TTC) to deepen their spiritual practice and study of Hatha yoga, Vedanta philosophy, Raja yoga, Anatomy, and Sanskrit.  Advanced Yoga Teachers Training couse is another opportunity to practice under guidance in a supportive atmosphere with long-time (up to 30 years) yoga practitioners and teachers. Advanced yoga teachers training course gives you a boost of energy and clarity. The program is similar to the 200 hour yoga teachers training cousre and should not be perceived as a course only for experts.



  • The twelve basic postures in depth
  • Practice of classical advanced variations
  • Precise corrections
  • Deeper understanding of Hatha Yoga


  • Extended practice of Anuloma Viloma
  • Advanced pranayamas
  • Proper use of the Bandhas


  • The philosophical schools of India
  • Analogies of the supreme reality
  • Study of Vedantic meditation techniques
  • Explanation of Vedantic mantras


  • In-depth study of the Yoga Sutras from Patanjali
  • The mind, its mystery and control
  • Detailed study of the eight steps of Raja Yoga


  • The nine types of Bhakti
  • The five attitudes of devotion


  • Learning the Sanskrit alphabet
  • Correct pronunciation and spelling of the mantras and hymns


  • Study of the nervous system, brain, endocrine glands and how they relate to the practice of asanas, pranayama and meditation


  • Positive effects on the emotions
  • Correct pronunciation and mental attitude
  • Learning of classical Sanskrit songs


  • Subtle aspects of the vegetarian diet
  • Proper nutrition according to the three-Dosha theory of Ayurveda

Daily Schedule

4:30 a.m…………Wake up
5:00 a.m……….. Advanced Pranayama class
6:00 a.m………..Satsang (meditation, chanting and lecture) or silent walk
7:45 a.m……….. Asana class – 1 Hour
9:00 a.m…………Anatomy and physiology lecture
10:00 a.m……….Vegetarian Brunch
11:00 a.m……….Karma Yoga
12 noon………….Raja yoga or Sanskrit lecture
2:00 p.m…………Main lecture (Vedanta, bhakti yoga, karma yoga)
4:00 p.m…………Advanced asana and pranayama class
6:00 p.m…………Vegetarian Dinner
8:00 p.m…………Satsang (meditation, chanting, and lecture) or special program



  • Upon successful completion of the examination, participants receive an internationally recognized diploma from the “Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy” of Rishikesh, situated in the Himalayas, and the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centres and Ashrams with headquarters at Val Morin, Quebec, Canada. The title Yoga Acharyameans master of Yoga.


  • Certified by the worldwide Yoga Alliance for the 500 hours standard for Registered Yoga Schools (RYS).


Tent – Bring Your Own – $2,400.00
Om Cabin – Double – $3,000.00
Om Cabin – Private – $3,500.00
Krishna Cabin – Double – $3,600.00
Siva Cabin – Double – $3,700.00
Krishna Cabin – Private – $4,600.00
Siva Cabin – Private – $4,800.00
Deluxe Shanti Cabin – Double – $4,200.00
Deluxe Shanti Cabin – Private – $5,400.00


Successful completion of the Sivananda Teachers Training Course (TTC).


The course will be offered in English with simultaneous translation into Mandarin Chinese and Japanese.


Swami Sitaramananda
Swami Sitaramananda is a senior acharya of the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers and is director of the Sivananda Ashram Vedanta Yoga Farm, California and the Sivananda Yoga Resort and Training Center, Vietnam.  She is acharya of China, Taiwan, and Japan as well. Swamiji is the organizer and teacher of the Sivananda Yoga Health Educator Training…
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Swami Jnaneswariananda
Swami Jnaneswariananda joined the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers in 1995 and has been director of centers and ashrams in Canada and Italy. She teaches Hatha Yoga, Meditation, Anatomy, and Vedanta at Teacher Training Courses in North America, Italy and India. Swami Jnaneswariananda took vows of Sannyas in 2001.…
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Krishna Darshan
Krishna Darshan, who hails from Uruguay, is a direct disciple of Swami Vishnudevananda and has been a yoga and meditation teacher for more than 28 years in South America, Europe and USA. He has been the main Hatha Yoga instructor in numerous International Yoga Teachers Training Courses and…
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Swami Dharmananda
Swami Dharmananda is assistant director of the Yoga Farm and is in charge of the Karma Yoga program.  He is a faculty of the Sivananda Institute of Health (SIHY) and is one of the main teachers of Yoga Philosophy and Meditation at the Ashram. He took sannyas vows…
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Swami Adi Parashaktiananda
Swami Adi Parashaktiananda is a dedicated Sadhak and an experienced international Sivananda Hatha Yoga teacher and trainer in international TTC in USA, Vietnam , Japan and China for more than twelve years. He mainly serves as assistant to Acharya Swami Sitaramananda at the Sivananda Ashram yoga Farm in…
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