kriyayoga sankarananda, yoga classes
With Swami Shankarananda Giri

October 3rd to 12th 2017 – Kriya Yoga Ashram - Rishikesh


With the blessings of the Kriya Yoga masters, Swamiji will conduct a new session of teachings for the benefit of his dear disciples.

Kriyabans from all countries are warmly invited to attend the seminar.


As the program starts on 3rd October, all participants are suggested to reach the ashram a day or two before, so they can have enough time to rest and accommodate.

In attention of those interested in getting the First Kriya, the initiation will take place on the very first day of the program.

The whole seminar will last ten days and it is going to be composed of two parts:

  1. The study of the 3rd and 4th chapters of Patanjala's "Yoga Sutra"
  2. Special training for the group of acharyas (Kriya Yoga teachers nominated by Swamiji)

The daily schedule will be arranged as follows:

  • 5:30 AM to 7:30 AM : morning arati + Swamiji's talk + guided meditation
  • silence to be maintained afterarati till 9:00 AM

Morning session -divided in two groups (for seven days) :

  • 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM:

-Group 1: 1h -HATHA YOGA

                1h-KARMA YOGA (work for the ashram)

- Group 2: ACHARYA MEETING- in the temple

(The last 3 days of the seminar, the morning session will be for all kriyabans, having teachings on Yoga Sutra)

Afternoon session:

  • 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM : "Yoga Sutra" commentaries- in the light of Kriya Yoga (for all Kriyabans)
  • 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM : evening arati + Swamiji's talk + guided meditation
  • silence to be maintained afterarati till 9:00 PM

Cost: 330 € from 2 to 12 march or 30 € per day for a shorter period.

This amount includes all accommodation in ashram and daily teachings. Any additional donation to ashram or to Swamiji is upon your appreciation. You will be accommodated in double rooms or larger triple rooms (there are few single rooms reserved for special cases / additional cost is 50€ for the stay).

The cost of the seminar will be payable upon arrival to the coordinators of each country. You are requested to prepare the money in advance, in an envelope, to make collection easier. You can pay in euros, dollars or rupees.

For those who come before the seminar or remain longer, the cost of the accommodation per day is 600 rupees / 8.50 €. (to be included in the envelope).


Please register with your country coordinators.

For a better coordination on the arrival, please provide all the details of your flight, as soon as you have booked your ticket (name, e-mail, day of arrival, time and place).

The best way to reach Rishikesh from your country is to fly to Delhi and then take a domestic flight to Dehradun airport (30 km to the ashram). We can arrange taxis at the airport according to your arrival time. Cost is about 1000 Rs for a car, 3 or 4 seats and luggage.


Note: Please, do not contact Rishikesh ashram individually.