Daily drop-in classes

No advanced registration required.
Comprises breathing exercises, Sun Salutation, basic postures and deep relaxation.

Open House

Open House: Sat, 20 May, 2pm - 6pm. Free yoga class.
• Trial class: Mondays at 8pm – Free of charge.

Beginners' courses – Yoga 1

4 sessions of 90 minutes per week. A systematic introduction to the practice of yoga.  

Tuesdays, 25/04 to 16/05, at 8pm
Thurs, 4/05 to 1/06, at 6:30pm 

Cooking course

Ayurveda & Nutrition

With Shanti Kumar Kamlesh, Ayurvedacharya
3, 5, 6 mai 2017.

Registration open until the Thursday before the course.

Yoga Retreat Days

13 May, 9:30am - 6:30pm
Asanas and pranayama: Learning to breathe with more awareness taps new energy reserves. Meditation: The interplay of Prana and thoughts

Yoga and deep relaxation, key to connect mind and body

Saturday 29 April, 2 pm:

Mechanisms of relaxation of the nervous and hormonal systems

NEW ! Overcoming Fear

Thursday 27 April at 6:30pm
Different forms of fear: from shyness to fear. Develop new habits of thought.


Introduction to Meditation

Tuesdays 9/05 to 30/05 at 6:30pm
• why meditate
• The 12 steps of meditation
• How to find inner peace?

New : Image Gallery

Explore the slideshow of our center.


Yoga Teachers' Training Preparation course in Geneva

3 June 2017 from 3:30pm to 8pm

Everything you wanted to know about the yoga teachers’ training course (TTC).
Please sign up in advance.

Headstand workshop

Tuesday 6 June  at 8 pm 
A workshop focusing on the headstand. Learn the 8 steps to come into the posture, with detailed explanation and individual correction.

A four-week intensive residential course covering all aspects of yoga.
The first yoga teacher training course in the West.


Yoga teacher training in India

Yoga teachers' training courses in the Himalayas, North India

Yoga Teacher Training in Rudraprayag 
21 October 2017 – 19 Nov 2017
24 February – 25 March 2018
24 October – 22 November 2018
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Sadhana Intensive in Rudraprayag 
30 Oct. – 14 November 2017 
Advanced Teachers Training course in Uttarkashi 

3 March – 1 April 2018
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Ashram de Yoga Sivananda, Orléans, France

International yoga teacher training courses


•  3 May - 1 June 2017 (in French only)

•  30 June - 28 July 2017 (in French, English, Spanish)

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Yoga teacher training in Tyrol, Austria

20.05 – 18.06.2017, in Reith, Tyrol, in German

29.07 – 27.08.2017, in Reith, Tyrol, in English and German

02.09 – 01.10.2017, in Reith, Tyrol, in English and German

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Special Events in Austria: Sivananda Retreat House, Tyrol, Austria

May Retreat 23 - 29 May 2017: Easter Wisdom Melodies with guest of honour Sri Venugopal Goswami, asana workshops and talks with Swami Sivadasananda, Yoga Acharya

Whitsun Yoga Event 2 - 5 June 2017: Lectures with nutritionist Sigrid Siebert; asana workshops with Swami Gitananda; Further Training with Swami Sivadasananda, temple ceremonies with a South Indian priest.



Further Education Courses, Sivananda Yoga Retreat House, Tyrol, Austria

Meditation – 12 Steps to More Tranquillity & Inner Strength 4 - 7 July

Accessible Yoga with Jivana Heyman, USA, 11 - 16 July

Ayurveda and Lifestyle Ailments - Sanjay& Anjani Kulkarni (MD), India, 4 - 7 Aug

The Yoga of Sleep - With Rubin Naiman, PhD, 14 - 17 August

Exploring Wholeness with the Chakras With Nischala Joy Devi, 27 Aug - 3 Sep

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Audio Archives

Over 600 archives are now available, recorded in many countries, as early as 1968: Lectures on Yoga in public halls, during Satsangs, in Teachers' Training Courses, symposia and peace missions.


Yoga Vacation in Austria: Sivananda Retreat House, Tyrol, Austria

Located in the heart of the Austrian Alps in a site of great beauty, the Sivananda Yoga Retreat House is a haven of peace away from the stress and tensions of the city. Teaching in German and English

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Yoga vacation programmes >> 
21 April - 19 May 2017
28 May - 30 June 2017
8 Oct- 10 Dec 2017



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Centre Sivananda de Yoga Vedanta Genève,
1, rue des Minoteries · 1205 Genève ·Tram: 12 Augustins, 15 Uni-Mail · tél. 022 328 03 28 · fax 328 03 59 · e-mail: geneva@sivananda.net


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