Teacher Training at the Ananda School of Yoga & Meditation

Immerse Yourself in the Yogic Way of Life

At the Ananda School of Yoga & Meditation we don’t just teach yoga and meditation—we live it, and so will you. Every aspect of your experience is designed to support your training, practice, and spiritual life. You’ll be a full-time part of Ananda Village, one of the world’s leading spiritual communities.

Experience Matters

We’ve been training teachers for more than 35 years. Our faculty are professional, knowledgeable, and inspiring. We’ll support you in every way we can to help you be the best—and most successful—teacher and counselor you can possibly be.

Receive Post-Graduate Support

We care about our graduates. In addition to periodic informational emails, we have a teacher support website, we keep you connected with other graduates, and our staff are always available for consultation.

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The Expanding Light Retreat, A much-loved spiritual retreat sharing the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda. Open to all.
Ananda Meditation Teacher Training

Ananda School of Yoga and Meditation

Learn to practice and teach a broad spectrum of techniques that address all levels of being: physical, psychological, and spiritual. Our trainings are based in the renowned tradition of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi.

Ananda Yoga®
Teacher Training

Ananda Meditation®
Teacher Training

Ananda Yoga®
Therapy Training

Ananda Spiritual Counseling Training


All of our certificate trainings are founded on the inspirational truths as shared by Paramhansa Yogananda. We are founding members of the Yoga Alliance and are a Registered Yoga School for 200 and 300 hour Ananda Yoga teacher training. Our highly acclaimed Yoga Therapist Training is accredited by the International Association of Yoga Therapists.


What is the most helpful advice an Ananda Yoga Teacher has offered you?


The most fundamental piece of advice I received from an Ananda Yoga teacher is this: The energy that moves through our bodies, our prana, directly affects our consciousness and how we choose to use this energy can change who we are.   More...


Teacher Training at the Ananda School of Yoga and Meditation