Level One - 200 hours OR 300+ hours, RYT 200

"A path on the way to rediscovering that we come from Enlightenment"


"India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grandmother of tradition. Our most valuavle and most instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only." Mark Twain, American author


YTT 200 Hours, Goa, India, Fall 2014 (RYT)

28th September to 19th October 2014 (Applications Closed)


Led by Sonja Appel, assisted by Nana Sun (hatha & alignment, Pranayama & Meditation) & Dr. Keste (Anatomy & Iyengar Modules)

Price: GBP 1,400/- or approx 140,000/- Rupees

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YTT 300+ Hours, Goa, India Spring/Summer 2015 (RYT)

15th March to 12th April 2015


Applications are open. This YTT will be led by Sonja Appel, assisted by 4 other highly experienced Yoga teachers each established in their particular field.

Early bird discount of GBP 150 if the completed application is sent in before the 30th of November 2014

Price: GBP 2,300 or approx 2 lac 30 000 Rupees

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Sushumna Yoga Teacher Training is recognized and accredited by Yoga Alliance (YA) USA. It surpasses the requirements for You to register with Yoga Alliance, and therefore become internationally recognized, as an accomplished RYT 200 Teacher (Registered Yoga Teacher).

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Learn Yoga in a joyful surrounding in which you can feel safe and relaxed!


What makes this Training so unique?


200 Hours YTT

This 21 day intensive Yoga teacher training includes a combination of in-class contact hours together with out-of-class non-contact hours, (prerequisite reading, reports and home play) which totals the hours at 200.

Yoga Alliance requires 200 hours for basic teacher training registration.This course is taught by 3 highly respected and experienced teachers: Sonja Appel, Nana Sun and from India: Dr. Abhay Keste


300+ Hours YTT

This 28 day intensive teacher training covers 7 styles of yoga - giving you a wide range to choose from once you start teaching. Sushumna Vinyasa Flow, Ashtanga, Iyenger, Kundalini, Restorative (Yin), Pranayama & Meditation with well experienced and highly respected teachers.

Since India is the birthplace of Yoga, we are very proud to have 3 of these trainers, originally coming from India: Joining Sonja Appel and Nana Sun  will be - from India:  Dr. Abhay Keste

Pandit Anand Semalty Acharya, 

 Amrit Nam Kaur


You will be filmed, so that you can view yourself while teaching in order to help you achieve higher calibre and standard of teaching

Teaching is the absolute best way to continue this lifelong discovery at an extensive level of depth. Therefore, teaching will be a natural and likely consequence of this training. In this way, sincere students learn yoga for the right reasons and become great teachers for the right reasons.


Is Sushumna Yoga Teacher Training right for you?

* Are you earnest about taking on board a methodical journey to becoming a teacher;

* Looking for new ways to enhance your teaching skills;

* Or even, just wish to develop more of your own personal practice;

* Do you want to be taught by very experienced and highly respected teachers in their field

If the answer is yes to any of the above? Then you will gain the fundamental tools to go deeper in your practice and teach accurately in your own unique way, both grounded in self-awareness and experiential knowledge.

Our approach is inclusive and not dogmatic. We encourage all of our students to discover their practice and orientation through their own experience and enquiry. Therefore, we welcome applicants from all orientations and stages of yoga.

During the programme, you will study hard, increase your self-awareness, submerge yourself in a yogic lifestyle and cultivate friendships and lasting ties with your teachers and fellow students.

For more details about the course, we invite you to download our Information Pdf's on the top right side of the page or please contact us at gita@sushumna.in


"Go within and discover the path of self-transformation! But more importantly, remember that we all originally come from enlightenment!" 

Make a Booking

Yoga retreat packages need to be booked up to one month in advance. A 50% advance payment is required to confirm your booking. EMAIL sales@sushumna.in OR CALL +91 9923 219 230 for more details and booking information.

"Sushumna offers a healing environment that is extraordinary for the holistic treatment of the mind, body and soul."