Welcome to Yoga Alliance India, a division of Yoga Alliance International,India’s first international Yoga Alliance.


INDIA – THE HOME OF YOGA – IS A VAST COUNTRY WITH A NUMBER OF STATES AND UNION TERRITORIES,EACH WITH VARYING TRADITIONS AND YOGIC PRACTICES.

CLICK ON THE MAP TO FIND YAI SCHOOLS AND TEACHERS IN INDIA


Inspired by Sri Aurobindo and the Mother, YAI’s mission is to create a world-wide network of people and institutions devoted to the cause of Yoga.

YAI’s Mission

  • create a world-wide network of Yogic minded people and institutions, regardless of affiliation or tradition
  • provide a platform for the encouragement of new Masters of Yoga
  • encourage research and innovation in applying Yoga techniques to the complex problems faced by modern man
  • establish an Yoga Institution that is open to all traditions.

PROGRAMS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL CAREER IN YOGA

Swami Vidyanand will personally guide these unique YAI-certified professional-level Yoga teachers Training Courses where students can obtain practical, in-depth, multi-faceted knowledge of Yoga. In the programs being held near Auroville/Pondicherry, Swami Vidyanand will be assisted by Camille Gicquel, and in New Delhi, he will be assisted by Arjun Goswami.

Location: near Auroville/Pondicherry & New Delhi

Dates: Every Month

Courses :

  • 200-hour level(20-day program)
  • 500-hour level (30-day program)
  • Grandmaster-level Certification

Contact information:
email: srima.swami@gmail.com

Web-site: Srima Transformational Yoga India

Talk to: Swami Vidyanand 
on: +91 9810680711 / 9810670711



Shown below are students from the SriMa International School of Transformational Integral Hatha Yoga India, run by Swami Vidyanand

Nikila Kanchan.jpg
RAUL BRADY.jpg
Saranya K Lakhani.jpg
Someya Agrawal.jpg
Stacey Fraser.jpg
Vinitajain.jpg
200 level SriMa school Auroville Barbara Reichl.jpg
200 level SriMa school Auroville Gizem Mutluay (Mirambika).jpg
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AARON HIBBS.jpg
Aarushi Khurana 200 and 500 level.jpg
Agnieszka Banach.jpg
Agustina Rastelli completed her 200-hour.jpg
Akiko Nakao completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
Aleksandrova Alexandra was awarded the 500-hour.jpg
Alessandra Jayde Wulf.jpg
Alina Dinovici.jpg
AMAR MAINI.jpg
AMIT.jpg
AMITA TANWAR amitatanwar2671@gmail.com phone 9873473030.jpg
ANDREA KLISZEWSKI.jpg
ANITA.jpg
Anna 200.jpg
Anna Agrafioti.jpg
ANNA IMAMURA 200.jpg
Anna Kazantseva.jpg
Anne Zwiener 200.jpg
Anshu.jpg
Anubha Raman.jpg
ANUJ VATS.jpg
ANUPAMA JAIN completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
APURVA SAXENA completed her YAI certified 500.jpg
Arjun Goswami.jpg
AROUBA KABIR.jpg
ASHIMA DATTA 200.jpg
AURELIE 200.jpg
Ayano Unoura 100.jpg
Beatrice Cramer.jpg
Bharati Sharma completed her YAI certified 200-hour l.jpg
Bhavani Ranganath.jpg
BIRTHE KOCH 200.jpg
Bram De Laere.jpg
Brieann Riedl 200.jpg
Brigitte Dhondt.jpg
Camilla Soares Lacerda.jpg
CATARINA AIRES.jpg
Cavitha DASS.jpg
CECILE CUEFF.JP 200.jpg
Cecile Vieillard (ATMA SHAKTI).jpg
CHAN HAILEY.jpg
Connie Pei Yu CHIA Yogini- Jyoti Mayee 500.jpg
Creighton Randall Baxter.jpg
Cynthia Bereaux.jpg
DAMANIT SINGH has recently completed his 500-hour.jpg
Deepa Verma completed her YAI certified 500-hour.jpg
DEEPAK NINKILERI completed his YAI certified 500-hour.jpg
DEEPIKA LALWANI has recently completed her 200-hour.jpg
DEEPIKA LALWANI.jpg
Deirdre Hawkins.jpg
Denis Zaenchkovskii was awarded the GrandMaster Certification.jpg
Deyna Hirst.jpg
Disha Sanjanwala.jpg
Doo Yang Chunlan Renee.jpg
Doriana Kostic 200.jpg
Doris Halwachs 200.jpg
Dr shubhra Arora.jpg
Eduardo de Castro Arruda.jpg
ELLORA MOHANTY ellora.mohanty@rediffmail.com 8130653041.jpg
email I'd ektasinghlhmc@gmail.com. 09411674145.jpg
Encarni Ariza.jpg
ERI ENDO.jpg
Eva Tang Børsmose.jpg
Fanny Proux.jpg
FATOU BA 200.jpg
FIDJI DANAE MILET.jpg
Friederike.jpg
GAURAV PAYAL 500.jpg
GAUTROT Charles-Vincent.jpg
GIANNA BELLINELLI.jpg
Gurdershan Kaur.jpg
Hanan Abu-Ghazaleh.jpg
Hardeep Kumar 200.jpg
HARIDEVI BANDARI has recently completed her 200-hour.jpg
Harsh Nandal.jpg
Heather Dornbusch Lottering completed her 200-hour.jpg
Helen Theuma 200.jpg
Helmut Zeltner.jpg
Hildur Thoraresen.png
HUALIN CHEN.jpg
HUBERTA GNEISENAU.jpg
Ida Faroh Sakdiyah.jpg
ieva ugne ulianskaite 500.jpg
ILENE SAWKA.jpg
IREEN BRANDERS.jpg
Irene.jpg
Iris Andres.jpg
Iris Kohler 200.jpg
Jacob Marstrand Loyanae.jpg
JAGMEET SINGH BRAR brarjimmy008@gmail.com 8558863360.jpg
Janssen Bertin 200.jpg
JASMINE KAUR SETHI.jpg
JASMINE KWEK.jpg
Jean-Charles CHOQUET.jpg
Jennifer Louise ayodele anthony.jpg
Jitender Bajetha 200.jpg
JITENDER YADAV 200.jpg
JOANNE MERLINI.jpg
Jully Parija completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
Jyoti Howe.jpg
KAMAL SINGH.jpg
Kathleen Hassett Herbert 500.jpg
KATRIN ROHE.jpg
Kavita Das completed his YAI certified 200-hour le.jpg
KAZUMI NISHIKAWA.jpg
Kendra Coupland 500.jpg
KENDRA PRAKASH THAPA.jpg
KOKORO MORISHITA.jpg
KRATI KAMAL SAHAY.jpg
KULDEEP SINGH 200.jpg
Kumar Somnath has recently completed his YAI-certified 500-hour.jpg
KUMIKO SUGAHARA.jpg
Laís Araújo Rohr.jpg
LAKSHYA CHAUHAN 500.jpg
Laurie Duperrin 200.jpg
Lim Kang (Yogic Name- Divya Murti).jpg
Lin.jpg
LISA HOUMMADY.jpg
Lisa Sherpa.jpg
Lisette Storm completed her YAI certified 500-hour.jpg
Lone completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
LOUISE O'LOAN.jpg
Lubiana Ahmed.jpg
M.Malarvizhi.jpg
MAHIMA GANDHI.jpg
Maki Matsui.jpg
Manisha Kohli completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
MANJARI PUSHKARNA completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
Manjeet 200.jpg
Maria Carmen Simonsen.jpg
Maria-Luise (Satya) Faller-Gehrmann.jpg
Marina Otani.jpg
Maruia Vitulli 200.jpg
Matias Kovacevic (Matsyendranath).jpg
Meeta Jain.jpg
Meghna Kumar 200.jpg
Melanie.jpg
MEREL JANSEN 200.jpg
MEREL STORM completed her YAI certified 200-hour level.jpg
Mhasilenuo Zumu 200.jpg
MICHAEL APOLLO CHABIOR.jpg
Midori Ogura.jpg
misha mavani 200.jpg
Moira Cunningham.jpg
Monica Lakshmi Carella.jpg
MONIKA VERMA 500.jpg
Natalie Lambert 200.jpg
NATASHA GILL 200.jpg
NAVARAJ ACHARYA.jpg
Naveen Kumar.jpg
NAZIA AMIN QUADRI 200.jpg
NEERAJ SHARMA.jpg
NEHA MEHTA.jpg
Neha Wadhwani completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
Nguyen Thi Bich Khue (Jenny) 500.jpg
NGUYEN VAN DE.jpg
Nidhi Jain completed her YAI certified 500-hour level  9899500969.jpg
NIHARIKA PRASAI 200.jpg
NITIN SYAL(KRU NIK) completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
NOBUKO MAEDA MOTOICHI.jpg
Noeline Pang Cham Yuen 200.jpg
NOUF M ALARWAAI.jpg
Oksana Panchyshyn.jpg
OLIVER BOCH.jpg
Olivia Baumann 200.jpg
P C KALA 500.jpg
PANKAJ SETH.jpg
PANKAJ.jpg
Patel Yashvantbhai S..jpg
PHAM THI MY HA.jpg
PIYUSH GOEL.jpg
POONAM BHARADWAJ completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
POONAM YADAV.jpg
Prachi Gangwani Raza completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
Pradiep Danny Karia.jpg
PRASHANTO BANERJEE.jpg
PREET NIRWAL 200.jpg
PRITPAL KAUR.jpg
PRIYANKA GAMBHIR.jpg
Priyanka Khanna.jpg
PRIYANKA MUKHARJEE priyankamukhrjee20@gmail.com  9560363438.jpg
RAHUL GANDHI.jpg
RAHUL ROOP RAI.j.jpg
RAJ THAMOTHERAM.jpg
RAJAMARTHANDA POOBATHY.jpg
RAJAT KHANNA 200.jpg
RAJINDER KAUR.jpg
Rajneesh Singh Dhaka 200.jpg
Rakesh Kumar.jpg
RASHMI GUPTA.jpg
Rashmi Kukreja.jpg
RAVIKUMAR P.R. has recently completed his 200-hour.jpg
RAVINDER SINGH completed his YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
Rebekkah Nicole.jpg
REENA KHATRI.j.jpg
Renu Goswami completed her YAI certified 500-hour.jpg
Resham Nawaz completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
RHEA GAYATRI ABROL completed her 200-hour.jpg
RIDHIMA VERMA completed her 200-hour l.jpg
Robert Brown.jpg
Rosa Calisto Cleaver Goodman.jpg
Ruchi Undevia 200.jpg
Ruchika Batra completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
SABBAL SINGH.jpg
sachiko tsuda.jpg
SANCHITA GUHA 200.jpg
Sandra Sieczkowski.jpg
SANGHAMITRA 200.jpg
Sangharsh Kukreja completed his YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
Sanjay Sihag has recently completed his 200-hour.jpg
Santosh Sarma.jpg
SARAH FARRELL.jpg
SARANAGATI.jpg
SARIKA.jpg
Satomi Kanai.jpg
SAYOKO INOUE.jpg
Seema Sharma completed her YAI certified 500-hour.jpg
SHALINI.jpg
SHANNON MARIE TALWAR.jpg
SHANU SHARMA 100.jpg
SHARON MURPHY.jpg
SHARON.jpg
SHASHI JAIN.jpg
Shashwati completed her YAI certified 200-hour l.jpg
Shikha Rana.jpg
Shiori Takshashi.jpg
Shizue Kizu completed her 100-hour.jpg
Shubhra Arora.jpg
SHUBHRA DIXIT 200.jpg
SHUBHUM BARTHWAL.jpg
Shweta Choubey.jpg
Shweta Rai 500.jpg
SILVESTRI GREGORIO completed his YAI certified 500-hour.jpg
Simran Saini.jpg
SOFIYA TREFFANLOU.jpg
SOLOMON DANIEL.jpg
sonia goel.jpg
Sonia Zadra.jpg
Sonu Mallik completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
STARFLOWER.jpg
STEPHANIE GAILLARDIA HOGG ( SURYA SHAKTI).jpg
Sumati completed her YAI certified 200-hour.jpg
SUNDARI SURYA 200.jpg
SUNIL.jpg
Swarup Debnath completed his YAI certified 500-hour.jpg
Swati Sood.jpg
Tess Angelica 200.jpg
THU HANH.jpg
Tim Witting.jpg
Troy Lenord.jpg
Tulika Seth.jpg
USHA JOY PILLAI.jpg
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Valentina Sepulveda 200.jpg
VARSHA GOGATE 500.jpg
VARUN JAIN.jpg
VERONIQUE ROBERT.jpg
Vigneshwari 200.jpg
Vikram Singh Tomar.jpg
Virginie Lavenant.jpg
WENDY LIM.jpg
XU YUE.jpg
YOGI PROMOD.jpg
YOGI SANDEEP.jpg
Yogini Amrit Mayee.jpg
Yogini Anter Gyan Shakti.jpg
Yogini Anter Samadhi.jpg
Yogini Atma Jyoti.jpg
Yogini Chaturmukhi.jpg
Yogini Meera Mayee.jpg
Yogini Para Shakti.jpg
Yogini Shanti Mayee.jpg
Yoko Shishikura.jpg
Yukari Ohno completed her 200-hour l.jpg
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Elisangela Marcolin-Jones.jpg
Gurmeet Singh.jpg
Harshita Soni.jpg
Isabelle Roger 500.jpg
JITENDRA KUMAR GUPTA.jpg
Kajal Patani.jpg
Lisa Holzer 500.jpg
Manjula Madhurakavi.jpg
Nikila Kanchan.jpg
RAUL BRADY.jpg
Saranya K Lakhani.jpg
Someya Agrawal.jpg
Stacey Fraser.jpg
Vinitajain.jpg
200 level SriMa school Auroville Barbara Reichl.jpg
200 level SriMa school Auroville Gizem Mutluay (Mirambika).jpg
3636.jpg
3667.jpg
3764.jpg
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YAI is proud to partner with Annamalai Universityto offer certificate, foundation, and diploma programmes in YOGA across the globe.

For more information on these programmes, please check this page and then contact us.



Swamiji at 33rd Pondicherry State Yoga Sports Championship, awarding perticipants and champions from a variety of age groups, to promote Yoga among people.


Swami Vidyanand ji as Chief guest along with Deepak Tijori and Madeep at the Innaugration of Yoga Association of Mumbai Suburbs.


Photos from various YAI programs held in Rishikesh and elsewhere are shown below..

Corporate Session conducted by Sri Swami Vidyanand Ji, accompanied by Lakshya Chauhan, at Thoughtworks Technologies

 YOGA ALLIANCE INDIA CERTIFIED SCHOOLS :

Other Certified Schools:

ADVAIT YOGA, Rishikesh, Director: Yogacharya Sanjay Soni

GANGA YOGA EDUCATION SOCIETY, Rishikesh, Director:Yogi Praveen Badoni



AN INVITATION TO ALL
YAI-CERTIFIED SCHOOLS/TEACHERS

If you are interested in displaying information about your programs/events here, please write to us with brief details and we will be happy to display the information below.


APPLY FOR SCHOOLS

If you are running a Yoga School (or plan to start one) and would like to obtain YAI Certification, use the form on the link below to contact us.

APPLY FOR TEACHERS

If you have completed a TTC from a YAI-certified school, you will usually get your YAI-Certificate from your school. If your school doesn’t give you one you can use the CERTIFICATION FOR INDIVIDUAL TEACHERS form given below to apply for one.

YOGA ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL, INDIA CERTIFICATION

As the international support and educational organisation for yoga in India, we work in the public interest to improve the understanding of the value of Yoga, ensure that yoga teachers respect its history and traditions, and that the public can be confident of the high quality and uniform standards of instruction. YA International provides you with a platform to connect with members located in India and throughout the world.


YOGA ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL EVENT WORLD WIDE

Yoga Alliance International recently opened its office in Nanjing, China. To find out more about our China office, please click here.

Seen below are photos from the inaugural event.


YAI in Vietnam – Swami Vidyanand awarding the Certificate of excellence to Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Anh of the HUONG ANH school and to students of the school in May 2018


Swami Vidyanand attended a Yoga Conference in Paris in 2013 and conducted a course in France.