WHY YOGA IN DHARAMSHALA?

Located in the state of Himachal Pradesh, beneath the snow-clad peaks of the Himalayan Dhauladhar, is this hill city, Dharamshala, which is the home to Dalai Lama. The Thekchen Choling temple in Dharamshala, also known as McLeod Ganj, is a place of great spiritual importance for Tibetan Buddhism. Fenced by cedar woods, it is a serene area with hills, picnic spots and offers magnificent spiritual qualities. Triund hill, one of the major attractions is a one-day trek, just 9 km away from McLeod Ganj.

Dharamshala, for years now, has been a haven for yogis and explorers. It beautifully collaborates Tibetan and Indian societies, forming a perfect blend of cultures. Chimay Yoga offers Yoga Teacher Training in this perfect location, amidst the beauty and the diversity.

Pros of doing YTT from Chinmay yoga

  • Cultural diversity – Imagine meeting people from all different countries, exploring different diversified cultures and rituals and growing as a person.
  •  Yogic food – We serve healthy and hygienic food (3 meals) on weekdays and breakfast on Saturday to keep you fit and healthy. We even grow a lot of organic stuff for our students!
  • Comfortable Stay – The stay we provide is very cozy, comfortable and modest.
  • Local culture – During weekends, you can explore the local culture in McLeod Ganj. All the places are mentioned below.
  • Students Satisfaction – We work for you, we believe in giving the best experience to our students in all the ways possible.
  • Affordable price – We do not believe in making profits from such a noble profession, we only charge you for your accommodation, food and teachers. Hence, we are able to give you the lowest price with the best experience.
Bhagsu waterfall in Dharamsala

LOCATION AND SURROUNDINGS

Dharamshala is an hour-long flight from Delhi. It is surrounded by interesting places and towns like Bhagsu and Dharamkot, waterfalls and ice sheets. One can indulge in various activities like trekking, Vipassana contemplation, culinary courses and many others. Apply for Yoga Teacher Training in Dharamshala and avail the opportunity to enjoy all of these.

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT DHARAMSHALA

For a passionate explorer, Dharamshala is like a heaven, exciting and beautiful with a spiritual touch.

TREKKING IN DHARAMSHALA

Dharamshala is in the center of various trekking trails leading to Dhauladhar into the upper Ravi Valley and Chamba. Trekkers go through timberlands of deodar, pine, oak, and rhododendron, accompanied by streams, waterfalls and ice sheets to reach their destination.

Bhagsu is a 2 km walk, 3 km further will lead to Dharamkot. However, if that does not suffice, one could an 8 km walk to Triund. Also, the snowline of Ilaqa Got is just a 5 km walk away.

Dalai Lama Temple in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala, India

PLACES TO GO TO

  1. Tsuglagkhang Complex – Regalia of Dalai Lama’s initial visit to India

Tsuglagkhang Complex, which is situated on the Temple Road, is a religious attraction. It is one of the most famous destinations, assembled by His Holiness, Dalai Lama, himself in 1959.

  1. Namgyal Monastery – One of the most popular spots to visit in Dharamshala

Namgyal Monastery stands out amongst the other tourist spots in Dharamshala. It accommodates about 200 ministers; this religious community is the biggest outside Tibet. The prayer wheels the stylistic theme and general veiling plan is outwardly engaging and inviting. DO NOT MISS the prayer room and meditation sessions of the monks.

  1. Kareri Dal Lake – A peaceful spot in this tranquil hill station

Named after its holy partner in Kashmir, Kaneri Dal Lake is a magnificent and extremely different from other attractions. This lake is surrounded by rich green deodar vegetation and snow-capped mountains. With activities like boating and Kali-Shiva temple on the banks, it is a splendid spot to visit.

  1. Bhagsunag Temple – A religious center of attraction in Dharamshala

Bhagsunag Temple is devoted to Lord Shiva. It is one of the oldest temples and the most frequently visited spots in Dharamshala. It is situated between grandiose slopes and trails. The beauty of this temple has made it quite a fascinating spot.

Do not forget to take a holy dip in the freshwater man-made pool and the fest if you go there in September.

  1. Bhagsunag Waterfalls – Where the milky water entices travelers and adventurers

Do not avoid this destination. The waterfall is at a height of 20 m and surrounded by flawless beauty. The chilled milky water looks the best during rains. It is also a well-known trekking stretch and one of the most amazing spots to visit in Dharamshala.

Take a dip in this ice cold water and remold your mind and soul.

Dharamshala serves not only as the best holiday destination but also the most suitable for a spiritual exploration and mental peace.

Upcoming courses in Dharamsala

for 200-Hour YTTC

  • No. 1
  • Date : 3rd Nov 2018 to 26th Nov 2019
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • No. 2
  • Date : 3rd Dec 2018 to 26th Dec 2019
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • No. 3
  • Date : 3rd Jan 2020 to 26th Jan 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • No. 4
  • Date : 3rd Feb 2020 to 26th Feb 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • No. 5
  • Date : 3rd Mar 2020 to 26th Mar 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • No. 6
  • Date : 3rd Apr 2020 to 26th Apr 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • No. 7
  • Date : 3rd May 2020 to 27th May 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1199 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • Course fee without food and accommodation: 499 USD
  • No. 8
  • Date : 3rd Jun 2020 to 27th Jun 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1199 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • Course fee without food and accommodation: 499 USD
  • No. 9
  • Date : 3rd July 2020 to 27th July 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1199 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • Course fee without food and accommodation: 499 USD
  • No. 10
  • Date : 3rd Aug 2020 to 27th Aug 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1199 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • Course fee without food and accommodation: 499 USD
  • No. 11
  • Date : 3rd Sept 2020 to 27th Sept 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1199 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • Course fee without food and accommodation: 499 USD
  • No. 12
  • Date : 3rd Oct 2020 to 26th Oct 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1199 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 899 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 799 USD
  • Course fee without food and accommodation: 499 USD

Upcoming courses in Dharamsala

for 300-Hour YTTC

  • No. 1
  • Date : 3rd Aug 2019 to 1st Sept 2019
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1299 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 999 USD
  • No. 2
  • Date : 3rd Sep 2019 to 1st Oct 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1299 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 999 USD
  • No. 4
  • Date : 3rd March 2020 to 1st April 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1299 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 999 USD
  • No. 5
  • Date : 3rd April 2020 to 1st May 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1299 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 999 USD
  • No. 6
  • Date : 3rd May 2020 to 1st June 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1299 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 999 USD
  • No. 7
  • Date : 3rd June 2020 to 1st July 2020
  • Course fee for Private Room : 1299 USD
  • Course fee for sharing Room : 1099 USD
  • Course fee for dormitory : 999 USD

Complementary benefits with this course 

  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner for weekdays and breakfast on Saturday. We even grow a lot of organic stuff for our students!
  • Accommodation for all days ( You can arrive a few days early and stay back after the course ends ( You can stay at our center 3 days before and 3 days after the course in SINGLE accommodation which is be charged 800 INR extra per night, per person )
  • Useful things like Yoga Mats, Yoga props and other necessary things related to yoga will be provided.
  • Yoga manual is given to students and there are books on yoga for students to read.
  • A homely environment for all students as we consider them to be a part of our family.
  • All rooms and yoga hall have heaters installed, making the center a warm and a cozy place to stay in. Heating blankets are also provided if someone feels cold.
  • Lots of positive vibes.