Why choose to do your Yoga Teacher Training in Nepal vs Western Countries?

7 November, 2019 | Author: yoga-academy

Nepal is home to many practicing beliefs and holds true to its diversity while remaining one of the most peaceful and beautiful Asian countries. It is no surprise that those who seek enlightenment gravitate towards the birthplace of Buddha, Lord Shiva, and Patanjali. Surrounded by the Himalayas and picturesque mountain tops cushioned by the clouds, […]


My Favorite 10-Minute Yoga Routine For a Healthy Life

8 September, 2019 | Author: yoga-academy

Yoga is the best hobby for many individuals throughout the globe and in recent years, numerous people have commenced their journey towards developing a career in yoga. Yoga is not only a mere hobby, but it is an integral aspect of life. It acts as an intermediary between the mind and the very soul. You […]


One of our own in The Maldives

12 August, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

Candice Wilson is one our graduates from the group who completed 200 hours of Yoga Alliance Accredited Yoga Teacher Training, in July 2016. She is the Training and Development Manager for Duniye Spa in Nepal. Here is her story My interest in yoga began during my student years in South Africa. I completed a thesis […]


A teacher returns

9 August, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

Nepal Yoga Academy is such a special place that I knew I wanted to return. After completing my 200 hour YTT course here in April/May, I asked Dr. Chintimani if I could come back and be of service to him and the Academy. I am blessed to have returned as a volunteer here for the […]


What the Frenchman, Maurice had to say about our 200hrs RYS

22 July, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

Je me suis inscrit au 200h TTC un peu par hasard. Peu de temps auparavant une amie à moi l’avait fait aux US et elle avait adoré. Son stage était cher, et je trouvais que l’apprentissage du yoga devait débuter en Inde, ou du moins en Asie. Problème: le visa indien est une vraie tannée. […]


On the occasion of Guru Purnima

20 July, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

Yesterday was Guru Purnima a day to pay homage to our gurus. Guru comes from the sanskrit Upanishad describes the syllables gu as ‘darkness’ and ru as ‘destroyer’. Therefore a Guru is more than a teacher but the ‘destroyer of darkness who brings the light of knowledge. In the yogic tradition, the day is celebrated […]


The new crew TTC 200 Hours July/August 2016

16 July, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

The start of a new 200 hour Teacher Training Course here in at The Nepal Yoga Academy. This one dozen yogis are coming from various backgrounds and cultures, all with the aim of immersing themselves into Sanatan (or Classical Yoga) and taking a yogic teachings to the world. The group has come from Denmark, USA, […]


Graduation July 2016

12 July, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

Namaste, Today we graduate. We began a month ago, yet our friendships seem to have been developed over years together not merely the last 30 days. We have experienced joy & celebration, sweat & tears, the pain of muscles extending, the satisfaction of achievement and the long arduous slog of learning what were, barely pronounceable […]


MicroSoft and Yoga

3 July, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

This past week, we’ve been involved in working with Microsoft Nepal with a tailor made package of Corporate Yoga in their downtown Kathmandu Office. Their team and management has been able to define one and a half hours per day for the past week to focus on themselves, both as individuals and a important parts […]


The Second International Yoga Day in Nepal

27 June, 2016 | Author: Admin Admin

The day started early for us here at the Nepal Yoga Academy, with the women being beautifully dressed in saris and the men in traditional yogic white topped off in Dhaka Topi, the traditional Nepali hats. We bussed into the city around 6am not knowing what to expect. As it turned out, we joined a […]



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