One Yoga Teacher Training Requirements


For your own benefit, it is suggested that you have at least 2 years sincere and dedicated practice prior to the training.

Reading Requirements & Suggestions

Below is a recommended reading list. Please read the ones marked in with an * prior to the training.

Sacred Texts

  1. Bhagavad Gita 
  2. Yoga Sutras Of Patanjali* - Chip Hartranft 
  3. Hatha Yoga Pradipika

Please note: there are many different translations of the texts above

Modern Books

  1. Value of Values - Swami Dyananda*
  2. Light on Life - BKS Iyengar*
  3. Tree of Yoga - BKS Iyengar
  4. Theory of Everything - Ken WIlber*
  5. Spiral Dynamics - Don Beck 
  6. The Heart of Yoga - Mark Whitwell*
  7. The Yoga of the Heart  - Desikashar
  8. The Power of Now - Eckharte Tolle*
  9. Be Love Now //or//  Be Here Now - Ram Dass
  10. The Mirror of Yoga - Richard Freeman

Reference Books

  1. Light on Yoga -  BKS Iyengar    
  2. Anatomy of Hatha Yoga
  3. Key Muscles of Hatha Yoga
  4. The Complete Yoga Tutor - Mark Kan
  5. Asana Pranayama Mudra Bandha - Swami Styananda Saraswati