Ananda Yoga® Therapy Training: Ayurveda

  • Oct 5 – 10, 2020

Faculty Nayaswami Mangala


Learn Ayurveda principles to adapt yoga techniques to individual client’s needs. This course is part of Ananda Yoga Therapist Training.

In this course you will:

  • Explore basic principles of Ayurveda—doshas, elements, gunas, agni and ama, constitution (Prakruti), and state of imbalance (Vikruti)
  • Discover how lifestyle influences a state of “balance and harmony”
  • Learn to assess a very basic level of ayurvedic constitution, with an emphasis on body type and mental constitution
  • Recognize constitutional imbalances
  • Learn the relationship between ayurvedic states of balance and imbalance, and how they relate to health conditions that may be helped by yoga therapy
  • Explore how asanas and pranayamas influence the doshas, gunas, and agni
  • Learn how to select and customize asanas and pranayamas to help balance different doshas
  • Learn ayurvedic fundamentals of healthy eating
  • Explore how ayurvedic diet principles can be applied to health challenges and digestive disorders

For more information, see Course Syllabus.

Nayaswami Mangala

Nayaswami Mangala

Director, Ananda Yoga®Therapy Training.  Certified Yoga Therapist, Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist, Level 2 Ananda Yoga®Teacher, E-RYT-500

Director, Ananda Yoga Therapist Training

Nayaswami Mangala has an impressive background in yoga teacher training, Ayurvedic training and practice, and in-depth medical training and practice.

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Costs (TXA)
Costs are on a per person basis.

  • Oct 5 – 10, 2020
$755 $950 $1255 $1175 $1590

Prices are all-inclusive and cover accommodations, meals, classes or activities, and course materials.

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Ananda Yoga® Therapy Training: Ayurveda starts the afternoon of the first date listed and ends with lunch on the last date. Please see:

Yoga Alliance RYTs and E-RYTs receive a 10% discount on the total cost for Ananda Yoga® Therapy Training: Ayurveda. To receive the discount, please tell us when you register: your name as it appears in the Yoga Alliance registry, and your city/state/country.

You can add extra personal retreat days before and/or after your program. Check availability and costs for the days and accommodations that you require.

Ananda Yoga® Therapy Training: Ayurveda starts the afternoon of the first date listed. It’s ideal to arrive before 4 pm, if you are able to. That way, you can join in the afternoon session of yoga and meditation, which begins at 4:45 pm. Dinner is at 6:30. The first real gathering of your group is at 7:30 pm. If you need to arrive here after 5 pm, that’s fine, but it helps us if you let us know at 800-346-5350. We can also put aside a dinner for you if you need to arrive after 7 pm. The program ends with lunch on the last date. Please see our Daily Schedule.

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