We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Review Highlights
Yoga Vini is Incredible

I completed my 200hr certification a year ago now. I wanted to leave it for some time before I gave... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2020
mccka000
,
Christchurch, New Zealand
via mobile
Great school

Hey I was doing ttc in yoga vini school this march and i must say that im very greatful to came to... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2020
lovromaj
,
New Delhi, India
Read all 145 reviews
  
Recommended experiences in and around Rishikesh
from $25.68
More Info
from $26.07
More Info
from $75.00
More Info
from $106.67
More Info
Reviews (145)
Filter reviews
145 results
Traveller rating
131
9
1
1
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageAll languages
More languages
Traveller rating
131
9
1
1
3
See what travellers are saying:
Selected filters
Filter
Updating list...
9 - 14 of 145 reviews
Reviewed 21 November 2019

It was the best decision in my life, exactly what I was looking for in a TTC, and MUCH MORE.
Vini is very passionate teacher, with long experience and really huge knowledge. You will learn with him a lot about yoga philosofy, anathomy, pranayama and asana practise, but what makes the difference with this TTC in my humble opinion is the way Vini teaches from his heart which is very touching, telling us in MANY different ways how YOGA is a powerful tool that helps us to live the life that WE WANT!! We are creators of our lifes, being awareness about how we use our mind and energy is so important and sometimes we forget it!!
He also gave me a deeper understanding about the importance of the movement of the spine and futher, I really know after this month how to make safer my asana practise, with the proper movement in order to protect my spine.

Very happy to meet Tina, who is wonderful teacher as well, lovely and supportive, and her classes very demanding and challenging!! Also Kota and Hiroko always very friendly and willing to help anytime. And all the Indian stuff who work in the Guess House are amazing.

I can not feel more grateful and full of love after this month. It have been very intensive emotional, mental and physical, but in only one month with discipline, hard work and the proper ayurvedic food you will see BIG changes in your body for sure, but also mind and energy! My approuch of life have changed a lot, I can see and feel the beauty everywhere!!
I am very happy with this experience, very powerfull!! I really recomend this TTC... A way back to life.... Thanks, thanks and thanks. Arigato, Namasteeee.

Mirian

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mirian D
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
yogavinirishikesh, Manager at Yoga Vini, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2019

Lovely Mirian thank you
We are so happy for all the good experience you got with us and the change you felt. It is very rewarding to hear that you understood what we were trying to give you all. Keep growing, keep learning and enjoy the life.
Hopefully we meet again.
Dahnyawaad, arigato and namaste

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 November 2019

I visited here October 2019 that was much better than I expected!
Vini was teaching yoga us really deeply and passionately.
Also another teacher, accommodation staff and Ayurveda food were amazing too!
I really recommend this course for someone who interested in yoga, it will be good experience for your life I think.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 美祐 荒
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
yogavinirishikesh, Manager at Yoga Vini, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2019

Thank you
We appreciate your feedback and recommendation.Yoga Vini staff and Yogi Vini try our best to give you great experience and knowledge/ motivation for further practice. We are happy to hear you enjoyed during the course. We hope you will inspire your students in their yoga journey.
Namaste

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 November 2019

ビニ先生は日本人より難しい日本語を知っていて、英語と交互に教えて下さり、英語の勉強にもなり一石二鳥でした。インドのお話や宗教などに絡めたお話がやはりインドならでは、という感じでとても興味深く、面白かったです。
身体や心、エネルギーの繋がりや解剖学もすごく分かりやすく、初めて全て納得できました!
またビニ先生のアジャストが神がかっていて、初めて見る世界を見ることができます。
腰痛、膝痛、足首痛、全てが改善され、何故痛かったのかも解明できました。
インドで深くヨガを勉強したい方、身体から全てが改善されます。是非体感して下さい。
Teacher Bini knew Japanese, which is more difficult than Japanese, taught English alternately, and studied English. It was very interesting that the story related to Indian stories and religions was unique to India.
The body and mind, energy connections and anatomy are very easy to understand, and I was able to understand everything for the first time!
You can also see the world you see for the first time because Teacher Bini's adjustment is like a god.
Back pain, knee pain, ankle pain were all improved and I was able to clarify why it was painful.
If you want to study yoga deeply in India, everything will improve from your body. Please experience it.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Harunachoss
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 16 November 2019

I came to this TTC with the expectation of passing a good time, not to become a yoga teacher. Because "what can you seriously learn in only one month?" I thought. A SH** LOAD as it turns out. I'm not gonna lie and say that it was all roses and butterflies. This was one of the hardest, toughest and most intense months in my life - physically, mentally and emotionally. My body has sweat and hurt, my emotions have been on a rollercoaster some days (that's the detox, Tina says), I've cried and laughed during practise, and my mind tempted me to take a break so many times. BUT. With every time I didn't, with every limit I (or we, cause really, that goes for everyone) met and overcame, we grew more. I've felt changes (from the very first days) in my body that I would call miraculous or even unbelievable if someone else had told me about them. Vini has a lot of in depth knowledge of anatomy and all classes throughout the whole month are build up and structured to slowly slowly improve your strength, movement and understanding. He also puts the Asana part of yoga into the context of yoga philosophy and lifestyle, which means that you leave with a truly holistic understanding of yoga (and plenty of pointers where to dig deeper and continue learning after the course). We got also much more prepared for the teaching part then I would've thought possible. From the first moments on we practiced helping and correcting each other in partner exercises and later on teaching in group exercises. We always received constructive feedback throughout the course and Vini and Tina helped us understand and adjust our bodies in the postures. One month is not long, but long enough to create a basis to make yoga an integral part of my life and to keep learning and growing.
At the closing ceremony, I saw emotional, teared up and moved faces all around me. Everybody had struggled with their own little problems and difficulties, but in the end, I felt so proud of myself and everyone. We all did it! I am grateful to myself and to yoga vini for this journey. I wish you many more happy students!
P.s.: I keep on being surprised, I've month after the course I still experience changes in body, like suddenly being able to touch my forehead to my knees. It came without effort, from one day to another :)

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Carla F
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
yogavinirishikesh, Manager at Yoga Vini, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2019

I loved reading your review. I could literally see you saying the words hahaha. Thank you for always being yourself and being so positive and funny. It’s nice to hear you are still practicing yoga, experiencing the changes. I hope it will inspire someone to do the same. Dahnyawaad
Hope to see you soon again You know where to find us.
Namaste

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 November 2019

By following this Teacher Training Course I now understand that I was doing yoga the wrong way and this gave me frequent migranes.

The traditional Hatha yoga method taught by Teacher Vini eliminated my terrible headache on the first day of the course and I no longer require painkillers.

I think Yoga Vini Teacher Training focuses on understanding yoga through ones own body.
And this will be a great advantage that I can share with students when I become an instructor.

このヨガインストラクター養成コースで、私に頻繁に起きていた偏頭痛の原因は、ヨガを間違った方法で行っていたからだと解りました。
Vini先生の伝統的なハタヨガのメソッドで、初日から頭痛がなくなり、今は全く鎮痛剤を飲む必要がなくなりました。
ヨガビニのインストラクター養成コースでは、自分の身体を通してヨガを理解するという事に重点を置いていると思います。
そしてそれが、インストラクターになった時に、生徒さんにシェアできる強みになるのだと思います。

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Misao E
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
yogavinirishikesh, Manager at Yoga Vini, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2019

Thank you Misao
Thank you for taking 2 months of your time and spend it with us in Yoga Vini. You truly were so dedicated and inspiration for other students. You were always completely present. Dahnyawaad
I’m happy to hear your headaches are gone. We wish you all the best on your yoga journey. Without a doubt you will do great.
Namaste

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
View more reviews