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6 Days Meditation and Intensive Yoga Retreat in India

  • Yoga Chakra Schook, Lakshman Jhula ,Near Sacha Dham Ashram, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand


Rishikesh Yoga Retreat India

Yoga Chakra India welcomes yoga enthusiast to their yoga studio on the banks of River Ganges at Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh. This is a yoga retreat for beginners and imparts theoretical and practical knowledge on yoga in a systematic method. This course will cover all the basic practices of yoga and meditation while educating students on yoga posture, yoga methodology, physiology, analysis, ethics, and yoga lifestyle. This retreat will infuse you with a deep and sound understanding of yoga.


  • Daily yoga classes
  • Daily meditation sessions
  • Courses on methodology, physiology, analysis, ethics, and yoga lifestyle
  • Certificate upon completion of the course
  • 5 nights accommodation
  • All meals

Skill level

  • Beginner

  • 6 days with instruction
  • English
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05:30 Wake up

06:00 Herbal tea

06:15 Shatkarma and yogic cleansing

06:30 Pranayama and chanting

07:30 Yoga therapy and yoga asana

09:00 Breakfast

10:30 Yoga alignment

11:30 Yoga philosophy

12:30 Lunch

15:30 Yoga anatomy

16:30 Yoga breathing and yoga Nidra

17:00 Hatha and Ashtanga yoga asana

18:45 Meditation

19:15 Dinner

22:00 Lights out

This schedule is tentative and may change if the situation demands.

Om Dwivedi

This yoga teacher and founder of the Yoga Chakra School lives in Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh. He is attached to the Sacha lineage in Sacha Dham Asharm ever since the age of 14 years. Om Dwivedi is an internationally renowned yoga spiritual master and trained more than 3000 yoga teachers across the world in his career as a yoga guru.

Om Dwivedi was born and raised in the holy town of Rishikesh, the world yoga capital. Since the age of 14, he has learned various forms of yoga from different parts of India. He has spent a good time of his life practicing yoga in Omkarananda Ashram in Rishikesh, yoga ashrams in Varanasi, yoga ashrams in Allahabad, and in the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center in Neyyer Dom Kerala.

He specializes in Hatha yoga, Ashtanga yoga, Karma yoga, Kundalini yoga, and the various other elements like pranayama (breathing techniques), asana (yoga postures), dhyana (meditation), Ayurveda therapies, mantra chanting, and philosophy.

Adapting ancient yoga techniques and yoga postures to suit contemporary lifestyle requirements, Om Dwivedi founded Chakra Yoga School. This form of yoga is to open your energy centers, chakras, and is an extremely powerful system of yoga that requires strong concentration and spiritual dedication.

Buddhi Prakash

Yogi Buddhi Prakash got his first experience of samadhi at the age of seven. He had clear visions of a past life in the Himalayas. He completed his higher education from Agra University, obtaining a masters degree in philosophy in 1977 as well as a masters degree in yoga from Gurukul Kangri University in Haridwar in 1994.

He currently teaches meditation and Indian philosophy in India and abroad. He also received initiation in Shankaracharya tradition through his master, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. In 2007, Prakash established the Prakash Yoga Seva Trust, a non-profit organization dedicated to sharing his rich Indian culture and its time-honored traditions and knowledge with interested students all over the world.

Yogendra Mishra

Yogendra Mishra (commonly known as Yogiji) is a senior yogi and meditation master. He also holds a masters degree from Agra University in philosophy, as well as a physical education science degree from Amravati University.

You will find him in Yoga Chakra School, when he is not teaching in Russia, Germany, Japan, Canada, or the United States. Yogiji has been a yoga teacher for 30 years. He has also taken part in several yoga research projects determining the association of yoga and well being.

Dr. Usha Vaishnava

Having studied Ayurveda and herbal medicine at the famous 150-year-old Gurukul Kangri in Kanpur (renamed Kanpur University in 1966), Dr. Usha completed her internationally recognized bachelor of Ayurvedic medicine and surgery in 1997.

Her competence is evident in her extensive and varied experience during the past 17 years, having shared her expertise as a lecturer of Kaya Chikitsa at Himalaya Ayurvedic College, as a trainee physician in Arya Vaidya Sala, and Panchkarma specialist at Bhole Baba Ayurvedic Hospital & Research Center.

She is currently chief consultant and manager of the Ayurveda Nirvana clinic in Rishikesh, providing such services as detailed consultations, prakriti analysis, basic to advanced level Ayurveda courses, panchkarma treatments, and is a respected instructor of Ayurveda in the yoga teacher training programs.

The Yoga Chakra School is located in Laxman Jhulla, Rishikesh. You will have the classes at the yoga studio on the banks of River Ganges at Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh.

All meals are included in this retreat. The meals consists of hygienic and satvik food.

Discover the town of Rishikesh

Go for a walk

Go hiking


Meet like-minded people

  • 5 nights accommodation
  • All meals, which consists of hygienic and satvik food
  • Certificate by Yoga Chakra School, which is approved by the USA Yoga Alliance
  • Study material
  • Yoga training
For information about the booking conditions, please send Yoga Chakra School an inquiry.
  • Review by Laskmy Santin from USA

    "I had an amazing experience with Yoga Chakra and India. My mind, body, and soul feels completely transformed for the better. I learned so much and have made so much progress in my yoga practice. I was able to complete the training, and I am now confident and able to teach thanks to the consistency and patience of Omji. He is really an incredible instructor, passionate for yoga, and very admirable. The hotel I stayed in had remarkable service. Everyone was extremely kind and took care of anything and everything. I had to just get use to the food and being vegetarian for a month, which was probably the hardest part of the trip- but good to detox the body. Thank you so much for everything. I am happy, my soul feels full, and mind at peace. I would recommend Yoga Chakra for anyone interested in yoga, beginners and advanced." website, edited

Rishikesh, India

Yoga Chakra has fostered a warm and friendly community of practitioners of varied persuasions, ages, and levels, since its founded in 2006.

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This vacation is available until June 20, 2017.


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This vacation is not available on December 21 and December 28, 2015.

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