We believe learning as a yoga teacher and practitioner continues for a lifetime. ShambhavAnanda Yoga® 700 Hour Certification exceeds industry standards to provide greater depth and resources for yoga teachers and practitioners. Modules may be taken in any order. 
Prereq for all upper levels: 200-hour training

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Meditation Teacher Training Level One

Deepen your personal practice and learn to incorporate meditation into your teaching. Share what you love. Great for yoga teachers, and meditators!  This is a ShambhavAnanda Yoga® Certification. You may also apply these hours toward continuing education units (CEUs) with the Yoga Alliance.


  • What is meditation?

  • Foundational meditation practices including breath awareness, mantra repetition and surrender

  • Philosophy of the mind

  • Teaching skills for beginning level meditation

  • Daily teaching practica

  • Develop a 6-week beginning meditation course to teach from upon completing the training

  • Explore the Guru Gita as a foundational practice in Shambhava Yoga Ashrams

  • Join Satsang (Spiritual Q&A) with community

  • Deepen your experience of meditation as practiced in ShambhavAnanda Yoga

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Meditation Teacher Training Level Two

Deepen your focus, spiritual growth and teaching skills in this is a ShambhavAnanda Yoga® Certification. You may also apply these hours toward continuing education units (CEUs) with the Yoga Alliance.


  • Expanding breath awareness

  • Pranayama and meditation techniques for subtle energy and the chakras

  • What is spiritual growth?

  • Witness consciousness

  • The physical, subtle and causal bodies

  • Teaching skills for continuing meditation students

  • Daily teaching practica

  • Develop a 6-week continuing meditation course to teach from upon completing the training

  • Deepen your experience of meditation as practiced in Shambhava Yoga

Prerequisite: ShambhavAnanda Yoga® Meditation Teacher Training Level 1

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$450 registered, $475 after.  Payment plan available at no cost! Inquire 970-488-9192 or info.omanandayoga@gmail.com
Materials fee: $30


Shivaji and Sarada have been meditation students in ShambhavAnanda Yoga® since 2000. They are Acharya's in the ShambhavAnanda® School and have taught meditation with the blessing of their teacher since 2006. They are co-founders of Om Ananda Yoga and have dedicated their lives to spreading the joys of yoga and meditation.

Align & Ascend: Advanced Asana & Beyond


  • Approaching and modifying advanced asanas including Scorpion, Lotus Headstand, advanced balance poses and binds

  • Advanced transitions

  • Assisting and adjusting advanced postures

  • Workshop-style teaching

  • Design an advanced yoga series to teach from upon completion of training

  • Meditation and philosophy topics vary by participant interest: deepening subtle body awareness, puja and mantra, history of ShambhavAnanda Yoga™, Zen philosophy and Kashmir Shaivism are possible topics

  • Deepen your experience of ShambhavAnanda Yoga meditation

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Elemental Balance: Ayurveda and Yogic Lifestyle
Dates: TBA

Learn to harmonize with your innate elemental balance. Explore the foundations of the ancient system of Ayurveda and learn how to apply Ayurvedic principles to your life, yoga teaching and personal practice.

Experience the rich benefits of health and balance! This is a 60 hour training which can contribute towards 700 hour (not 500 hour) ShambhavAnanda Yoga® certification or continuing education with Yoga Alliance. Also open to people who are not yoga teachers!


  • The Five Elements

  • 20 Gunas

  • Doshas & Sub-doshas

  • Pranayama and Asana for doshic balance

  • Dhatus

  • Agni and Ama

  • The Six Tastes

  • Food Guidelines

  • Daily Routines

  • Marma Points

  • Ayurvedic philosophy

  • Abyanga massage

  • Tounge, Face and Pulse analysis

  • Learn to make Ayurvedic spice blends, ghee and kitchari

  • Chanting and Meditation - focus on balancing the chakra system

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Investment: $710 prereg and $760 after.  This includes manual, and Ayurvedic supplies for fun things we make in this training! Payment plan available at no cost! Inquire 970-488-9192 or info.omanandayoga@gmail.com


Alissa Page Ayurvedic Doctor, CYT 500, Faculty CA College of Ayurveda

Alissa began studying Ayurveda at the California College of Ayurveda in 2013 after completing her RYT500 with ShambhavAnanda Yoga® in 2012. It was the Ayurveda and Yogic Lifestyle Training at Om Ananda that helped her to realize the depth of her passion for Ayurvedic Medicine. She has since completed the doctorate degree program and internships at CCA and is now practicing as a CAS in the Ft Collins area. In clinical practice, Alissa uses yoga, meditation, and Jyotish (vedic astrology) as well as many other therapies, to teach people to become self-healers.

Sarada Erickson ERYT-500 MS RD Sarada has been leading yoga certifications for about 15 years. She has a great love of yoga and helping teachers develop their skills and authentic voice. Sarada is an Acharya in ShambhavAnanda Yoga®. She will contribute towards asana, Ayurvedic nutrition and cooking and other topics based upon her experience as a nutritionist, asana and meditation instructor, and yogini.