A CLOSER LOOK
A few words about our Curriculum
Discover our clearly structured Yoga Alliance Certified Curriculum. In this video our lead Teacher Kirsten answers most of your questions regarding:
What is Breath Based Hatha Yoga? (1:15)
Developing a foundation of practice, philosophy, breath work and energetics. (2:13)
Building Teachers Skills (2:48)
Developing the Inner Teacher. (3:19)
The Spiritual Essence of Yoga. (4:12)
In depth look at the Curriculum & Chapters (4:59)
Taking the program at your own Pace (6:30)
Interactive Program with Daily Live Calls & Community (7:16)
Preparation to become a Yoga Teacher (9:00)
Learn the essence of breath-based Hatha Yoga in the Vinyasa Krama style of Krishnamacharya. Receive access to this authentic classical approach in our truly systematic syllabus, which is based on decades of committed research, study & practice under reputable masters.
PART 1: Practice & Theory
Asanas & alignment training, cleansing breathwork, heart meditation, practical philosophy, art of living, chakras
PART 2: Anatomy & Posture
Advanced asanas & pranayama, bandha, applied Yoga anatomy, teaching skills, adjustment training & posture study
PART 3: Yoga Physiology
Scripture Study: Bhagavad Gita, Yoga Sutras, purification, Yogic diet, sequencing, teaching of own 60-minute Yoga class
PART 4: Practicum & How to Get Started
History of Yoga, self practice, own teaching of a 90-minute Yoga class, marketing & networking
The training is led by Kirsten & Burkhard, the directors of the Akasha Yoga Academy. They are supported by Devdas, who has been practicing Yoga for 35 years. Devdas is an advanced yet humble master, who has been teaching Yoga, Pranayama & Meditation in India for more than 12 years.
Kirsten & Burkhard both draw from more than 15 years of full-time research & practice. They each have more than 5000 hours of intensive teaching experience and continuously inspire others with their dedicated life-style. They have been living in Asia since 2007, and have had the opportunity to study full-time under various eminent spiritual & academic teachers.
WE KNOW THIS IS A BIG STEP FOR YOU
So we do everything to make it one of the best investments of your life
Over the past decade, we empowered more than 1000 awesome Yoga Instructors
– who are now successfully teaching on all 6 continents.
Countless genuine reviews speak for themselves.
Some words from our graduates
“I am so grateful for this amazing experience. I am honestly speechless and have no words to express the gratitude I have in my heart for the two of you. This TTC was exactly the next step for my spiritual journey and I can feel a newfound momentum. My life will never be the same, and this is a beautiful thing. Thank you for helping me grow and dive deeper.”
Ashley from the USA
“This course has inspired me more than I could have ever imagined! The training has not only given me the tools to make the transformation from yoga student to yoga teacher, but also the tools to connect with my heart, relax and be present, and it has shown me the joy and passion I have for teaching.”
Clarissa from the US
“Burkhard and Kirsten are living examples of what they talk and teach. Their personal commitment and professionalism were there in every moment. Simple and powerful gestures of compassion and kindness were always their natural expression. I feel inspired by their profound and truthful example as persons and teachers.”
Moises from Switzerland/Spain
"The Akasha teachers are just amazing and passionate. They are so supportive and even though I did the yoga teacher training online I never had the feeling of being alone. You could really feel this connection even through the screen." Nina Zeeb
"Connecting on a daily basis with both the instructors and other participants in the course was one of my favorite parts of doing the course online." Amber From Australia
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