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Kripalu Schools of Yoga and Ayurveda

Kripalu School of Yoga

Kripalu professional trainings are well known in the fields of yoga, holistic health and body-mind-spirit education. The Kripalu School of Yoga offers the highly respected Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training programs at 200- and 500-hour levels, which conforms to the national standards of the Yoga Alliance. All of Kripalu’s yoga teacher training directors have been practicing, teaching, and living Kripalu Yoga for at least 25 years. In addition, a variety of experienced teachers may lead portions of the curriculum, so students benefit from a wide range of expert skills, approaches, and techniques. Currently, there are more than 8,000 certified Kripalu Yoga teachers and 25+ Kripalu Affiliate Studios worldwide. Annual events include a yoga teachers’ conference sponsored by the Kripalu Yoga Teachers Association and a yoga therapy conference that draws leading instructors and practitioners.

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Kripalu School of Ayurveda

Kripalu also runs the world-renowned Kripalu School of Ayurveda (KSA), offering in-depth training in the principles and practices of this 5,000-year-old health science. All faculty have either a bachelor of Ayurvedic medicine and surgery (BAMS) degree or five years of study with a qualified Ayurvedic scholar, and have been teaching or practicing Ayurveda for at least four years. Many instructors are also Yoga Alliance-registered yoga teachers as well. Graduates of the KSA become certified as Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultants or Ayurvedic Yoga Teachers.

The Kripalu Schools of Yoga and Ayurveda are licensed by the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure, Office of Private Occupational School Education, 1000 Washington Street, Suite 710, Boston, MA 02118. Any comments, questions, or concerns about this school’s license should be directed to or call 617-727-5811.

Continuing Education Credits

Kripalu currently offers Continuing Education for nurses (AHEC), social workers (NASW), certified counselors (NBCC), massage therapists (NCBTMB), athletic trainers (BOC), registered dieticians (RD), psychologists (PSY), and yoga teachers (Yoga Alliance).

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