Yoga as a career
Yoga as a career
Today, Yoga has become nothing less than a global phenomenon. The ancient practices of Indian sages and seers have creating quite a stir in the fitness world. These days, people have become conscious regarding their weight and are constantly in search of new exercise regimes that help them lose weight and tone their bodies. Yoga has proved to be a holistic workout that not only exercises the body; it also gives stability and peace to the mind. Yoga has garnered a lot of interest in countries other than India. People from all over the world have started practicing Yoga and there is a constant demand for trained Yoga teachers who have been bestowed with considerable knowledge of our ancient tradition.
In the present time, a yoga teacher is bridled with the
responsibility of imparting yoga to people of different age groups,
following different lifestyles. Hence, the job of a yoga instructor
has become a challenging task. He/she should be smart enough
to design a regimen to suit different needs of different people.
People with disabilities have also turned to Yoga and it is the
responsibility of the instructor to design a workout that triggers
these disabilities and minimizes/cures them. The instructor
should have the ability to encourage and inspire the clients, to
lead a healthy life. The job of a yoga teacher demands hard work
and dedication. In the present scenario, the demand of efficient
yoga instructors is rising, as yoga is considered as a stress buster
and an effective way to stay fit.
- As a Yoga Instructor in gyms.
- As a Yoga Instructor in Spa, Ayurvedic centers and
- As a Yoga Instructor in hotels and resorts.
- As a Yoga Teacher in Schools, Colleges and Gurukulas.
- As a Yoga Therapist in Hospitals.
- As a Yoga Lecturer and Co-ordinator in Universities.
(If one Studies M.Sc)
- As a Yoga teacher for the teams of State Level, National
Level and International Level games.
- As a personal Yoga Teacher of well-known businessmen and
- As a Yoga InstructorTherapist in Corporate and
Yoga training is one of the highly lucrative career options in India. A beginner can earn between Rs. 10000-Rs15000 per month,
while an experienced yoga trainer with extra qualification of MSC & PHD can earn more than Rs50000 – Rs60000 per month.