Classical Yoga School and Ayurveda College

Education that Liberates

Since 1978, Mount Madonna has offered a Yoga Teacher Training (YTT 200), providing theoretical and practical professional education. Advanced Yoga Studies (YTT 500) followed, along with Prenatal Yoga, Children's Yoga for Educators and Continuing Education courses.

Since its launching in 2006, the College of Ayurveda has offered three levels of training: Health Counselor, Practitioner and a Master of Arts in Ayurveda. Each school, rooted in authentic Vedic knowledge, teaches the ethical and professional standards necessary for developing meaningful careers.

MMI Upcoming Courses & Programs

Yoga

Programs

Ayurveda

Mar 9, 2024 • 9:00 - 11:00am

Food as Medicine

Please join us online for a 2 hour Master class: Food As Medicine with Ayurveda Expert Dr. Rucha Kelkar.

Mar 10, 2024

Yoga Mini-Course | Yoga Sutras III

This course will explore the methods of Kriya yoga as explained in Patanjali's Yoga Sutras, and explain how these methods can be applied in daily life.

Mar 15 - 17, 2024

Healing the Healers: Cultivating Practices for Self-Care

Healthcare professionals are invited to a special wellness retreat focused on incorporating yoga practices into daily life for increased health and vitality. Participants will be given the opportunity to spend time in nature, follow the body’s natural rhythms, and learn practices from the 5,000 year old wisdom of yoga that can help lead to greater wellness in professional and personal life.

Mar 22 - 23, 2024

Ayurveda Mini-Course | Ayurvedic Nutrition

This course introduces the principles of Ayurvedic nutrition and digestion. Students will learn the use of diet and nutrition programs in health and disease, including individual and seasonal guidelines, while exploring the Ayurvedic approach to the energetics of food.

Daily Online Community Yoga Classes

Bring ancient wisdom into your daily life with regular Ayurveda & Yoga classes from our beautiful mountaintop campus in California. A regular practice of asana, breathwork & meditation can create balance, resilience, and connection to nurture your spirit.

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MMI Blog

November 18, 2022

Thanksgiving… a Day of Gratitude

Written by Kamalesh Ginger Hooven, MA, Ayurveda. How do we temper ourselves through the holiday feasts? Will you take the time to make a meal yourself? Will you enjoy a meal that others prepared for you?

September 26, 2022

Transitioning to Fall: Ayurvedic Seasonal Routines

Written by Rebecca Adams, Ayurvedic Health Counselor​. When it comes to easing into the fall season using the principles of Ayurveda, the most important thing is to listen to your body and move with slow steadiness.

August 25, 2022

A Family’s Back to School Ayurvedic Toolkit

​By Rebecca Adams, Ayurvedic Health Counselor and Early Childhood Educator. Check out The Ayurvedic Family’s Back to School Toolkit for daily routines for the family for morning, dinnertime, and bedtime.

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