Nithyananda Yoga℠ is the revival of the original Yoga revealed and gifted to the world by Living Avatar, Holiness Paramahamsa Nithyananda, not as a physical exercise but as a clear path to manifest yogic powers. With 10 million followers from more than 50 countries worldwide, His Holiness Paramahamsa Nithyananda, is pioneering a much needed movement within the yoga community.  

Nithyananda Yoga℠ is all about experiencing, expressing and manifesting the state, space, powers and glory of Sadashiva through the most ancient and authentic practices of yoga. This 'style' of yoga develops all the qualities of a yogic body: power, stamina, flexibility, health and energy in order to hold and radiate the intense space of enlightenment.  

DURATION & DATES: Special 30-day course totalling 500+ hours of classes, practice and training times as well as powerful snaans and elebrations at Kumbha Mela. Plan to arrive 1-day in advance, and schedule to depart one day after the program ends. Course begins January 14th and ends February 11th, 2019. 

PRE-REQUISITES: No yoga background necessary 16+ Must be physically and emotionally stable for all personal transformation that will occur during the program. Sincerity to being a yoga acharya, and having integrity to maintaining the authenticity of Yoga.

THE NITHYANANDA SANGHA: His Divine Holiness Paramahamsa Nithyananda and his Sangha (spiritual community) around the globe are serving humanity by reviving the science of Completion, science of Enlightenment and the science of manifesting extraordinary spiritual powers (shaktis) as per the Vedic Agamic tradition of Sanatana Hindu Dharma. He is the author of 300 books, which are translated and published in 500 titles and various international languages. His Sangha has a strong presence worldwide through numerous Temples, Adheenams (Temple monastery complex), Gurukuls (Vedic schools), universities, goshalas (cow shelters) established by Him. His live Satsangs (spiritual discourses) are viewed every morning (8am IST) by people from all countries around the world.  

HOW DO I REGISTER? Currently, we are only accepting bank transfers for tuition payments. If you are interested in making a partial or full payment please contact lead of Nithyananda Yoga programs Ma Nithya Prasiddhananda at ma.prasiddha@innerawakening.org. Program fee is all-inclusive, with pure vegetarian sattvic meals, training materials and accommodation. Note that transportation to the location is the participant’s responsibility.  

HOW PROFICIENT IN YOGA SHOULD I BE TO ATTEND? We accept all levels of proficiency. However, it would be beneficial if you've practiced Yoga for at least 6-months as this is a high-intensity program!  

LOCATION & ACCOMMODATION: The location of the Nithyananda Yoga Acharya Training will be held at Kumbha Mela Prayagraj, India


FACULTY: -His Divine Holiness Paramahamsa Nithyananda ~Sri Nithya Dridananda ~Ma Nithya Prasiddhananda ~Ma Nithya Yogananda Swami

LAST DATE TO REGISTER? If you qualify for the training based on the above criteria, you can participate in the training as long as you have paid the full tuition before the start of the program.  

DOES EVERYONE RECEIVE CERTIFICATION? Everyone who completes the full curriculum for the program and successfully passes all examinations, living and radiating the space of Nithyananda Yoga, will receive the title of Nithyananda Yoga Acharya and a certificate from Nithyananda University. This being said, not everyone does pass if they do not meet basic course hours & requirements.

IS THIS PROGRAM YOGA ALLIANCE CERTIFIED? Nithyananda Yoga teacher training exceeds the highest standards of Yoga Alliance. However, since Yoga Alliance is limiting in standardizng the authenticity of Yoga, Nithyananda Yoga chooses to be recognized by the scriptural references and guidance revived & provided by Nithyananda University.  



  • Tradition of Sashtanga yoga
  • Yogic scriptures - Agamas, Upanishads, and more..
  • Power of Initiation (deeksha)
  • 108 traditional asanas
  • Benefits, contraindications
  • Proper alignment and safety
  • Variations for injuries and physical limitations  
  • Elements of class structure
  • Proper sequencing and flow
  • Maintaining class atmosphere
  • Role and benefits of pranayama
  • Exploring different pranayamas
  • Bandhas
  • Kundalini Awakening℠
  • Third Eye Awakening℠