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Kripalu School of Ayurveda

Student Life

When you train with the Kripalu Schools of Yoga and Ayurveda, you benefit from a unique immersion experience in our beautiful retreat center setting. While you’re here, you develop tools to cultivate health, create community, and encourage a quest for knowledge. We offer a variety of accommodation options to support your experience and budget needs, ranging from dormitories to private rooms.

All housing options include

  • Nutritious, all-natural meals
  • Daily Kripalu Yoga, meditation, and movement classes,
    in addition to the training curriculum
  • Optional evening workshops and events
  • Sauna
  • Fitness room
  • Meditation room
  • Cafe (with wireless) and shop (with applicable
    student discounts on selected books, CDs, and DVDs)
  • Wireless lounge
  • Hiking trails, walking paths,
    and lakefront beach area
  • The best views in the Berkshires
  • Healing Arts treatments
    (additional cost).

For more about Kripalu, please visit guest information.


Daily Schedule

The schedules of all programs in the Kripalu School of Ayurveda are designed to provide an intensive, experiential exploration of Ayurveda. A typical daily schedule might be

6:30–8:00 amSadhana—Morning yoga practice
9:00–11:30 am Program Session
11:30 am–1:15 pm Lunch
1:15–3:45 pm Program Session
3:45–4:15 pm Break
4:15–5:30 pm Supervised Study and Review Session
7:00–9:00 pm Evening Program Session


Note Programs begin at 7:00 pm on opening night and end by noon on the final day. The above is a sample schedule and is subject to change.