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The Iyengar System

Levels of Certification The system of teaching Iyengar Yoga is methodical and progressive emphasizing detailed correctness, alignment and precision in the asana. The process of certification is based on a process consisting of five levels with several sub levels. A teacher is given permission to use the Iyengar Certification Mark…
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Course Requirements

OverviewTo become a certified Introductory Level Iyengar Yoga teacher, a student must undergo teacher training and pass an assessment. For higher levels teachers may prepare to upgrade their certificate at assessment usually with the assistance of a more senior teacher.Teacher TrainersTeachers who are qualified and have been endorsed by…
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Professional Development

Teachers’ ongoing education in the methods of Iyengar Yoga is considered important for teachers to be kept up to date with the methods of teaching Iyengar Yoga and for the evolution of their own practice. …
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Certification Mark

 The Certification Mark is the logo that pictures Yogacharya BKS Iyengar in Natarajasana over an outline of the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute in Pune.The use of this mark by certified Iyengar Yoga teachers demonstrates the teacher’s authenticity and commitment to the Iyengar system of yoga….
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“Consciousness, being in conjunction both with the seer and the seen, appears to an average individual to be all-pervading, omniscient and real. When one is cultured and purified, one realises that consciousness has no existence of its own but is dependent on the seer.”

– B.K.S. Iyengar


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