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Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Course (ATTC)
with Srinivasan, Swami Brahmananda, Swami Paramananda, Swami Satyapremananda, Shyam, and Krishnapriya

Thursday, July 5 - Thursday, August 2

$2400 – $3900
ATTC | Sivananda Yoga Ranch | Advanced Yoga Teachers Training Course | New York | Yoga Alliance Certified

WITH

Srinivasan
Swami Brahmananda
Swami Paramananda
Swami Satyapremananda
Shyam
Krishnapriya

Sign up for the TTC and ATTC
at the same time
and save $450 on ATTC tuition.

Tuition: $2400 – $3900

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The Advanced Yoga Teachers’ Training Course allows graduates from the Sivananda Yoga Teachers’ Training Course to deepen their spiritual practice and their study of Hatha yoga, Vedanta philosophy, Raja Yoga, anatomy and Sanskrit.

ATTC is designed as a way for Yoga teachers to deepen your understanding of basic Yogic principles and strengthen in your Sadhana, spiritual practices. During this month-long intensive the student experiences the purifying and transformative power of an intermediate level Yoga practice. This unique and informative training course will help you dive deeper into the path of meditation focusing on the more subtle aspects of Yoga. The course is taught by senior disciples of Swami Vishnudevananda and is considered to be the next step after the 200-hour Yoga Teachers’ Training Course.

Our ATTC Program curriculum




ATTC - Learn Sanskrit | Sivananda Yoga Ranch | New YorkYoga Asanas: Progress in your yoga asana practice (advanced variations and prolonged holding of the postures), and increase your concentration.

Pranayama: One hour of practice each morning including advanced pranayama, mudras and bandhas.

Vedanta: Study of the different philosophical schools of India, Vedantic theory and practice, and Vedantic meditation techniques.

Raja Yoga: In-depth study of Patanjali Yoga Sutras for deeper understanding of how to control and eventually transcend the mind.

Sanskrit: The alphabet, pronunciation and the writing of sacred mantras and common Yogic vocabulary.

Anatomy and Physiology: Functioning of the nervous and the endocrine systems in relation to the practice of Yoga.

Karma Yoga and Bhakti Yoga: Inner attitudes of selfless service, the nine modes of Bhakti as a means for transforming emotions into love and devotion.

Qualifications for Admission

The course is open for Yoga teachers who have graduated from the Sivananda 200hr Yoga Teachers Training Course or the Integral Yoga 200hr Teachers Training Course.

ATTC Daily Schedule

4:30am     Wake up and Self-Guided Kriyas
5:00am     Pranayama Practice
6:00am     Satsang or Silent Walk
8:00am     Hatha Yoga & Pranayama Class
10:00am   Organic, Vegetarian Brunch
11:00am   Karma Yoga (Selfless Service)
12:00pm   Raja Yoga or Sanskrit Lectures
2:00pm     Main Lecture (Vedanta, Karma Yoga, Bhakti Yoga)
4:00pm     Advanced Asana and Pranayama Class
6:00pm     Dinner
8:00pm     Satsang*
10:00pm   Lights Out

* satsang – meditation, chanting / kirtan and philosophy lecture.

Attendance at all activities is mandatory. Changes in the program may occur from time to time.

Each Friday is a day off. Students are required to attend morning pranayama, morning and evening satsangs as well as to complete their one-hour of karma yoga. The rest of the day is free for their own personal study and activities.

What to Bring

•   Yoga asana clothing (you will receive a TTC uniform for all satsangs and lectures.)
•   Karma Yoga clothing (for chores around the ashram, may be in garden, housekeeping, etc.)
•   Rain boots, umbrella, rain jacket
•   Hiking shoes, warm clothing for cool evenings, socks for indoors
•   Personal toiletries
•   Swimsuit for our Russian wood-burning sauna
•   Yoga mat, meditation shawl, prayer beads
•   Alarm clock

If you plan to tent more info will be sent to you. You may also wish to purchase items from our Yoga Boutique, participate in offsite day trips or visit our Wellness Center. Additional fees required.

Required Text Books

•   The Complete Illustrated Book of Yoga by Swami Vishnudevananda
•   Meditation and Mantras with Swami Vishnudevananda’s commentary

Text books are available at our Yoga Boutique for an additional cost or you can bring your own copies. You will receive your training manual upon arrival.

Extended Stay Options

Students should plan to arrive at least one day prior to the beginning of the course and depart at least one day after its completion. There will be no extra charge for those two nights. Students are encouraged to arrive even earlier and stay as long as they wish after the course. For those extra days students will pay the regular accommodation rates of the ashram. As a special offering to ATTC students, you are invited to join us in one of our Residential Programs before or after the course, deepening your experience and understanding of Yoga and Yoga teaching.

Course Tuition

•   $2400 – Tent Space
•   $2960 – Shared Room
•   $3220 – Double Room
•   $3900 – Single Room

The course cost above includes your meals, classes, accommodations, training manual and use of the ashram grounds. It does not include your training course textbooks (required and available at our boutique) or any of our Wellness Center services.

Registration Information

Thank you for your interest in our training program. It is one of the most well-rounded training programs in the world today. Refined, yet practical. Details on how to get to the Ranch can be found here. Please arrive a day before the course begins and plan to depart the day after graduation. Please do not arrive late or plan to leave early.

Register by tapping on the button at the top or the bottom of this page to call us. Payment in full is necessary to hold your space in the course. You can call the ashram to make payments or if you have questions. Registration office: 845-436-6492.

Arrival & Departure Information

•   Thursday – 2:00pm 

•   Thursday – 12:00pm (room checkout)



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Srinivisan

Director of the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Ranch and Acharya (senior teacher) in the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers organization, Srinivasan has dedicated his life to the propagation of the classical teachings of Yoga. An internationally recognized teacher of Raja Yoga and Hatha Yoga, Srinivasan served and studied with his guru and Yoga master, Swami Vishnudevananda, and now teaches around the world, continuing to carry the teachings as a direct disciple. As acharya, Srinivasan leads our team of teachers, conducts morning satsangs at the ashram, and leads workshops on various aspects of yoga philosophy and practice. He also leads the ashram’s move toward Earth Care and sustainability, finding an effortless union between Permaculture and Yoga. He is a knowledgeable and compassionate teacher whose life mission is empowering all with the peace and wisdom of Yoga.

Swami Brahmananda

Swami Brahmananda is Manager of the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat and senior staff of the Sivananda organization. A long-time practitioner of Yoga, he regularly teaches Yoga philosophy and meditation for the Sivananda Yoga Teacher Training Courses as well as meditation immersion courses. He is a much-loved, inspiring, and knowledgeable teacher.

Swami Paramananda

Swami Paramananda, manager of the Sivananda Yoga Ranch, has been dedicated to the practices of Yoga for nearly a decade. Through his intense devotion to Yoga and his great sense of humor, Swami Paramananda is a wonderful teacher who effortlessly weaves classical yoga teachings into today’s modern lifestyle.

Swami Satyapremananda

Swami Satyapremananda is a regular teacher at the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Ranch – especially teaching Bhagavad Gita and Mantra Chanting for our Yoga Teachers Training Courses. She has also served at the Sivananda Ashrams in California and Canada, our NYC Center, and as the director of the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center in Chicago. Swamiji is a serious yoga practitioner who exemplifies the power of Yoga for self-transformation, self-actualization, and Self-realization, with her discipline, compassion and devotion. Her favorite sadhana is singing the names of God.

Shyam

Shyam is a certified Hatha Yoga teacher and graduate of the Sivananda Yoga Teacher Training Courses (TTC, ATTC). He co-directs the Yoga Warehouse, an Affiliated Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with his wife, Mohini. Shyam is an experienced Hatha Yoga teacher who works with serious students of all levels. For the past several years, he has been a lead teacher for the Sivananda TTC program in Paradise Island Bahamas. yogawarehouse.org

Krishnapriya

Krishnapriya has been a teacher and volunteer staff at Sivananda Ashrams and centers for many years. She is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Bodyworker, dedicated yoga practitioner, Sivananda Yoga teacher since 2006, Advanced Yoga Teacher since 2009, and has taught Anatomy and Physiology at the Yoga Ranch since 2009. She has also been a Raw Food and Life Food educator and chef.

The Ranch's Daily Schedule

5:30amWake Up
6:00amSatsang or Silent Walk
8:00amHatha Yoga Class
10:00amBrunch
11:00amKarma Yoga
12:00pmAfternoon Program
& Free Time
4:00pmHatha Yoga Class
6:00pmDinner
8:00pmSatsang
10:30pmLights Out

Satsang & Yoga Classes

Satsang consists of a 30-minute silent meditation, followed by 30 minutes of spiritual chanting (kirtan), and finishes with 30 minutes of spiritual lecture.
Daily attendance at both Satsangs and Hatha Yoga Classes is encouraged for your health and well-being and to maintain the proper rhythm and atmosphere of the ashram community.

Sivananda Yoga Ranch

Details

Start:
Thursday, July 5
End:
Thursday, August 2
Cost:
$2400 – $3900

Venue

Sivananda Yoga Ranch
500 Budd Rd
Woodbourne, NY 12788

Organizer

The Sivananda Yoga Ranch
Phone:
845-436-6492
Email:
yogaranch@sivananda.org
Website:
sivanandayogaranch.org