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Nepal Yoga Academy

First Registered Yoga School In Nepal

Nepal Yoga Academy (NYA) was founded in 2009 in the Kathmandu Valley and stands today as a pioneer yoga school in Nepal. NYA was founded by Dr. Chintamani Gautam, whose mission was to provide yoga trainings, certification programs, and retreats. NYA was the first school in Nepal to offer globally accredited 200-, 300- and 500-hour Yoga Teacher Training. NYA further specialized in Yoga and Meditation retreats, Yoga Philosophy and Spirituality and Corporate Yoga to inspire a wider audience.

Nepal Yoga Academy

Our yoga institute is situated in the Himalayan foothills, dotted with traditional villages amidst the lush natural landscape. Its calming atmosphere and scenic views have made it a haven for thousands of practitioners who come from all parts of the world to experience yoga in its authentic homeland. The Academy’s location further provides a clean and sacred atmosphere surrounded by beautiful gardens exuding prana, life force energy. The facilities perfectly blend modern amenities with spiritual simplicity.

Dr. Chintamani Gautam- A highly qualified Guru recognized for his leadership and support.

The leader of our Nepal Yoga Academy is a highly experienced Yoga Guru, Dr Chintamani Gautam (to learn more about him CLICK HERE), who has been blessed by Swamis, Yogis, and Spiritual Gurus in India and Nepal giving him guidance to pursue his own goal: to provide a spiritually rich environment for self-realization.
Dr. Chintamani Gautam incarnates the apex of yogic knowledge and teaching in the Himalayan region today, being among the very few with a Ph.D. in Sanskrit. His wealth of knowledge and wisdom is incomparable.
Dr. Chintamani Gautam represents the peak of yogic knowledge and teaching in the Himalayan region of Nepal

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NYA prides itself on teaching the Sanatan style of Yoga in its most authentic form paired with scientific research on yogic living. Presently, our academy is the foremost destination in the Himalayas for those who wish to learn hatha yoga in its classical form.

Under the careful guidance of Guruji, our teachings provide a step-by-step process for personal practice that helps one develop a happier, healthier, and more productive life. Classes equip students with increased strength, flexibility, and confidence. Our students often develop many insights into their life path and develop a deeper connection with their higher consciousness. It is our goal to not only be a global resource for yoga education but to raise the positive vibration of the world—one practitioner at a time.

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A Uniting of Wisdom

Nepal Yoga Academy and Yogplan

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We are delighted to announce that Nepal Yoga Academy has joined hands with Yogplan, a global community dedicated to authentic yoga education and practice. This partnership represents an exciting chapter in our journey, one that allows us to expand our reach and impact on a global scale.

Our association with Yogplan opens doors to a wider community of seekers and practitioners, providing them with a trusted platform to discover and deepen their yoga practice in its purest form. Together, we are poised to illuminate the path of yoga for those who seek its timeless wisdom, connecting hearts and minds across the globe in the spirit of unity, authenticity, and spiritual growth

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Dr. Chintamani is an immensely knowledgeable and dedicated yoga Guru and comes highly recommended by other Yogis and Gurus Nepali, Indian and worldwide. He has been involved with yoga for over 18 years in both Nepal and India as a student of Sanskrit and as a teacher. His depth of knowledge is unsurpassed in the region. His credentials include a Ph.D. (Doctorate) in yoga, a Master’s Degree in Human Consciousness and Yogic Science from Gurukul Kangri University in Haridwar, India, and another in Sanskrit Literature from Sampurnananda Sanskrit University in Varanasi, also in India. He is holder of a diploma in Yoga and Naturopathy, a diploma in Massage Therapy. He also has a beloved interest and a wealth of knowledge in Mantra chant and Vedic Karmkand which he conveys to his students with diligence and appreciation.

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