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Get ready to experience the yoga retreats like never before. Welcome to World Peace Yoga School which gives students an opportunity to experience one of the maximum precise and affordable five days blissful meditation and yoga retreat in every week throughout the month, throughout the year in Rishikesh, India.Listen to the sweet sounding birds, the trickling waters of the holy river underneath, and be absorbed inside the breath-taking perspectives of our jungle location-as life at the World Peace Yoga School retreat center transforms your life. with proficient and notably professional yoga instructors teaching from their hearts and the ancient and traditional lifestyle of yoga, take this treasured time out of your life and immerse your self into the magic and mystery of yoga.
Stay at World Peace Yoga School and experience India in a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere with other spiritually like-minded individuals. Rooms for students are located at Laxman Jhula Regency Hotel where the yoga school is also held.
The hotel is perfectly situated near the magical waters of the Ganges River and all the popular shops, markets and cafes are just around the corner. Witness glorious pastel-colored sunsets at the end of each day on our terrace balcony where you are free to do meditation and yoga. Sleep soundly in a quiet, serene atmosphere without disruption. Absorb the beautiful and breath-taking sights of the Ganges River visible from the yoga halls, bedrooms and balcony.
Whether you are a beginner or expert yoga instructor, the yoga retreat is the ideal praise to a calming holiday. World Peace Yoga School inspires you to listen to your body and will guide you through your own individual transformation. You will learn tools to change your lifestyles positively: yoga, detox, pranayama and meditation.
In this five days yoga journey, students will be taught traditional Hatha yoga, Ashtanga yoga as well as pranayama techniques to breath correctly, rhythmically, deep and slow to stimulate the inner peace and inner awareness. Meditation practices is also incorporated to train the mind or induces a mode of consciousness so that students can achieve not only the physical awareness but also mental, emotional and spiritual self-development.
The yoga school utilizes the healing power of mother nature to help the guest enhance their yoga practice and strengthen their connection to the higher consciousness. Daily morning yoga classes, morning meditation classes, mantra chanting, yogic kriyas (yoga detox) and sacred fire rituals are some of the things which set us apart from the other yoga schools in Rishikesh. At World Peace Yoga School they provide their yoga retreat residents with the purity of nature and facilitate purification of the self through a Sattvic diet and balancing yoga practices scheduled in one of the two beautiful indoor yoga studios.
Excursions include rafting the Ganga River, visiting the Beatles Ashram, exploring the natural treasures of the area (like caves, river beaches and waterfalls) and meditating on the beach during sunrise.
Yogi Vishnu is the founder and visionary of World Peace Yoga School and he is an exceptionally accomplished teacher. He knows how to read the beautiful language of Sanskrit, has extensively studied spiritual scriptures on a wide array of topics, and has his masters degree in both yoga and Sanskrit.
Dr. Gaurav Agrawal
Dr. Gaurav Agrawal is an experienced philosophy and meditation teacher. As a professor of clinical psychology in an Indian university, he is well versed in both ancient and modern sciences of mind. He was born in a religious Hindu family which gave him chance to learn and practice Indian spiritual values from the beginning.
Swami Shri Kasyap Ji
Swami Ji is a yoga philosophy, meditation, pranayama, and healing teacher. Swami Ji developed exceptional hobbies of touring the great vibrating Himalayas in pursuit of acquiring meditational and yogic skills to become a master of "Mistry School".
Dr. E. Amaravathi
Dr. E. Amaravathi is a pranayama, meditation, therapy, and anatomy teacher. She is an accomplished yoga therapist and a modern guru, who has relentlessly pursued integrating scientific and medical approaches to yoga therapy. She is a Master in physiotherapy with specialization in cardiovascular and pulmonary disorders. She has tremendous expertise in ICU rehabilitation, physiotherapy applications in various conditions, and therapeutic yoga.
Vidushi is a certified and registered yoga teacher. Spiritual and professional, she has an experience of 12 years in the field of yoga, as a yoga trainer with diversified experience of training in schools, colleges, prisons, ashrams, institutions, spas, wellness centers, gyms, and corporate houses.
Tarika is an international wellness coach with over 10 years of rich and deep experience in natural wellness medicine and macrobiotics. She has trained, consulted, and taught in a variety of locations such as Spain, the United States, and all across India. She is also a published author, a level III Reiki Master, a Kundalini yoga teacher, and is the founder of Sacred Swan, an organization that promotes health and creativity of women and children.
Moksha Priya Ji
Yoga Alliance RYT 500 (Hatha Yoga)
She is a certified and registered yoga teacher at (500 RYT). With 15 years of teaching experience around the world, Moksha teaches meditation, pranayama, Hatha yoga, mantras chanting, and yoga philosophy. Moksha is one of the most popular teachers in the world.
Yogi Naveen Raj
Naveen Raj, also known as yogi Naveen, is a pranayama and meditation teacher. He is a spiritual seeker. After closely observing life, he has realized that worldly pleasure are not real and long lasting. He felt the divine inner urge to tread on the path of spirituality and assimilated of the eight limbs of Patanjali Ashtanga yoga, teachings of Srimad Bhagwad Gita, Ramayana, and Swami Vivekananda, without any dilutions and modifications. To him, life is the subject of self-research.
Yogi Sanjeev Semwal
A holistic and dedicated soul, Sanjeev is an Ashtanga and Hatha yoga teacher. He has grown under the guidance of Swami L.R Bhatt. Yogi Sanjeev has spent many years in the field of yoga and Ayurveda. Yogi Sanjeev is considered to be the best teacher of Hatha yoga, flow yoga, Astanga Vinyasa, advance yoga, and anatomy.
Dhirendra is a Hatha and Ashtanga certified yoga teacher. He is one of the most popular teachers in the world.
Yogi Umesh Sharma
Umesh is an Ashtanga and Hatha yoga teacher. He has done his master in yogic sciences and has been teaching yoga for 15 years. He is very simple with a high state of intelligence and very gentle soul. Everyone loves his true teaching and true nature. Umesh's each class is very inspiring.
Visit the yoga capital of the world, Rishikesh. Experience its enthralling beauty and breathe in pure air. Join this yoga retreat in Rishikesh for a lifetime experience of the goodness of yoga in this picturesque landscape of mountains and rivers and carry home the knowledge, philosophy and secrets of the ancient sages on India.
One of the centers is located in the foothills of the Himalayan mountains, on the banks of river Ganges, a walk of 5 minutes from the auto stand at Tapovan, Lakshmanjhula and the other at Hotel Orange Classic, Lakshmanjhula. Naturally, the locations of the centers clearly show that the students are trained at the very lap of Mother Nature. Truth and peace cannot be overlooked. The surroundings are pure and intentions the purest. The environment is serene enough to relax your mind, body, and soul.
A really fun part about Laxman Jhula is all the shops, stalls and stores! If you have time during your busy training schedule, go wander around for a bit and see what you can find. There are lots of fun clothing to buy like pants, shirts, shawls and scarves. Some other items that are available in the nearby markets: Candles, yoga gear, natural / Ayurvedic beauty and personal care products, religious items, health food, snacks and much more.
If you are a first time visitor to India, you may experience culture shock from just how different India is from other parts of the world. Be aware that it may be very emotionally overwhelming upon arriving in India, especially if you are beginning your journey in a big city like Delhi. Just know that Rishikesh is a very peaceful and relaxed place in India compared to larger cities.
There are many universal aspects of Indian culture that will extend throughout your travels in this country. Below are some things to anticipate during your time in India:
Rishikesh is a very safe place for tourists and locals alike. Locals are used to foreigners and things, such as communication, are a lot easier here than other parts of India. Just practice your usual safety precautions and always keep track of your belongings.
World Peace Yoga School is very particular about food and serve only hygienically prepared nutritious and healthy food. The food is served thrice a day with changed menu. World Peace Yoga School pays special emphasis over yogi food for all the students.
Food provided at our center is 100% vegetarian but not vegan. It can be arranged provided you inform the chef about it well in advance.
We serve 3 vegetarian meals per day (and a cup of chai during our tea breaks) for the duration of the course.
Our meals are unlimited. Generally, you’ll get a plate of food with all of the various vegetarian Indian dishes appropriate for breakfast, lunch, or dinner (according to a yogic diet.) We always make a surplus of food for our students, which is usually placed on the dinner tables for our students to grab from if they want more of a particular dish. You can also always feel free to talk to our kitchen staff if you’d like your meals prepared a certain way or if you’d like extra food.
There are a variety of therapies and treatments available at an additional cost as listed below.
The five fold purification therapy aims at correcting the imbalance of the body’s bio energies (the Doshas: Vata, Pitta, Kapha) in order to maintain their inherent equilibrium. During each session of the year, one or more of the doshas accumulate, which causes an imbalance and makes the body prone to illness.
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