School at a glance

Location

The school is located in the district of Pilibhit in north India 300 km from north-east of national capital New Delhi.

It is situated on a 70 acre lush green farm in the Himalayan foothills.

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Sunrise at farm
founder

Founder

Akshara Yoga School is founded by Saurabh Chaudhary in 2015. He has obtained his yoga education from the leading yoga institutes of India. He holds a masters degree in Yoga as well as a diploma in Yoga Studies. He is an avid yoga practitioner with deep philosophical insights into Yoga and Vedanta.

He is a member of Indian Yoga Association (IYA/15/G164) and certified Yoga Teacher from Quality Council of India and Yoga Alliance.

Accreditation

Akshara Yoga school is a registered yoga school from Yoga Alliance, USA. Students will be awarded certificate from Yoga Alliance upon successful completion of their course.

Quality of Life

Students lead a high quality yoga centric life in clean, green, healthy and peaceful environment provided by the school. This is ensured by lush green campus away from city noise and pollution in the midst of nature. The school is surrounded by green vegetation including crops, orchards, kitchen garden and various trees.

All school residents get fresh meals with most of fruits, vegetables and cereals organically sourced at our own farm. All dairy products are prepared from farm fresh milk produced at our own dairy farm.

Our school offers unmatched quality of life supported by clean air, wholesome diet and serene atmosphere.


Four Yoga

Four major paths of yoga propounded by Swami Vivekananda as different paths leading to the same goal of freedom, is offered in the curriculum. The four yogas are essential for deeper understanding of yogic and spiritual lore as they highlight the unity in diversity, the key element of Indian culture and the vedic metaphysics.

Cyclic Meditation

All students learn Cyclic Meditation (CM). CM is an advance yoga practice developed by SVYASA University, the leading Yoga University of India. CM is adapted after research on ancient yoga text suggesting that combination of ‘awakening’ and ‘calming’ measures are well suited to reach a balanced, relaxed state of being. A single session (20 min) of CM is equal to six hours of sleep measured by calming effect it has on body and mind.

Haṭha Yoga TTC

Akṣara yoga school offers a fully residential one month teachers training course in classical Haṭha Yoga. All the important aspects of yoga like sūryanamaskāra, āsana, prāṇāyāma, dhyāna, mudrā, kriyā along with other advance yoga techniques are covered in the program.