Indra focuses on supporting and strengthening individual understanding of our unique role as a holistic health practitioner and community leader. We aim to empower one another to feel confident sharing the true essence of Yoga, far beyond asana, allowing the ancient practices to become accessible for wider and more diverse circles of community.
Indra focuses on Ayurveda, Trauma-Informed studies, Social Justice Responsibility, The roots of a traditional 8-limbed path and how directly informs making Yoga accessible and inviting for everyone. We are committed to more diverse representation through empowering BIPOC, LGBTQ and differently-abled wellness community leaders through Indra’s grant or scholarship program. We aim to reduce environmental footprint through offsetting carbon credits for facilitator travel and working with a number of organizations to create necessary environmental awareness education. As an alumni of Indra, we have an ongoing support platform for years following your immersion program, allowing you to participate in rich 1:1 discussion, weekly and monthly calls and mentorship and teaching opportunities.
The coursework in this program is 300 hours and will qualify graduates to register with Yoga Alliance at the RYT-300 and RYT-500 level.
Transformative Yoga and Ayurveda Teacher Training
Scholarship and Grant Program
The Indra scholarship exchange and grant program creates opportunities for those who would otherwise not be able to participate in this 300 hour immersion teacher training program. Indra is committed to creating diverse representation in the wellness industry and finding creative ways to support those who are committed to continuing their education and serving their community.
Please complete the application below to be considered for grant or scholarship exchange to supplement a portion of the training expense. Upon receiving your application, we will be in touch to connect asap.
Indra Code Of Ethics
Indra Yoga Institute Code Of Ethics
As a student or facilitator of Indra Yoga Institute, you have the right to be here, no matter your race, faith, gender, ability, or orientation. You have the right to practice in an environment free of harassment. You determine if, when, and how anyone touches you. You commit to holding that same safe space for your Indra family. Together we raise the sacred consciousness of our group and carry that energy back home to our own communities. Failure to uphold these commitments will result in dismissal from the training and prevent you from completing the graduation requirements.
What to Expect
During an Indra Yoga Institute Immersion Program you will experience a unique curriculum blend, depending on the selected training. Examples include:
- Ayurvedic Lifestyle Foundational Training
- Trauma-Informed Yoga
- Yoga is Social Justice
- Yoga For Addiction
- Yoga for Mental Health: Yoga & The Brain, Yoga for Stress & Anxiety
- Asana with diverse lineage-based teachers in Raja/Hatha traditional decolonized yoga as well as Ayurvedic Asana
- Meridians and Chinese Medicine studies
- Workshops focused on Meditation & Pranayama
- Intelligent Sequencing for all bodies
- Ancient Wisdom Traditions
- Environmental Sustainability Responsibility
- Community Leadership Support
- Wellness Entrepreneurship Coaching
- Compassionate Nonviolent Communication
- Ongoing monthly support and coaching for months and year post-training
- Advanced Indra Alumni Networking system for post-training opportunities
Who Can Attend
The course is open to anyone who has received a 200-hour teacher training certification. Individuals who have a long-standing practice of yoga and healing arts (minimum 5 years) but have not yet attended a 200-hour program may be subject to exception. Please submit a letter to email@example.com to request an interview with our team to review qualifications. This is particularly geared toward those who are interested in deepening their yoga, spiritual, and healing art practice and may be beneficial to those who are not concerned about the RYT hours and certification.
Sense of Community
Our intention is to guide practitioners to a place of more compassion and understanding, allowing us to soften the divide we face as a world right now. By deepening our awareness, self understanding and inner resilience, we can enter brave space together and carry this work into wider circles of community.