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



May 28, 2022 • 11:00am - 12:00pm

2022 Spring Webinar Series

Bring balance into your life and spiritual practice with the help of Ayurveda and Yoga. Our Spring Webinar Course includes three wonderful classes!

Jun 8, 2022 • 6:00 - 7:00pm

2022 Yoga & Ayurveda Programs: Virtual Open House Q&A

Join MMI for a “Live” virtual Open House to learn about upcoming 2022 Yoga & Ayurveda Programs including our YTT 200, 300, and Ayurveda Yoga Therapist (AYT) programs.

Jun 11 - Sep 17, 2022

Affordable Ayurveda with Student Interns

Visit our Mount Madonna campus for an in-person consultation with an Ayurvedic Health Counselor intern. Take charge of your health and well-being through a personalized approach.

Jun 16 - Jul 13, 2022

Yoga Teacher Training 200-Hour IN-PERSON Intensive

The Summer Intensive program is held in person at Mount Madonna Center. This Yoga Teacher Training is ideal for those who want to immerse themselves in an intense discipline to begin or to deepen a personal practice.

Weekly Community Yoga and Ayurveda Classes | Donation-Based

Bring ancient wisdom into your daily life with weekly donation-based Ayurveda & Yoga classes in California. Your regular practice of asana, meditation & kirtan will create balance, resilience, and connection to nurture your spirit.

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MMI Blog

May 06, 2022

Integrating Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda

Kamalesh is interviewed by Colette on the Elements of Ayurveda Podcast. Together they discuss integrating Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda. Listen Now!

March 08, 2022

Make your own healing Ayurvedic Kitchari at home

Kitchari is especially popular now during winter and spring because of its dosha-balancing properties and its cleansing effect. Learn how to make your own at home!

November 23, 2021

Yoga Sutras & the Holidays

Practicing the yama & niyama through the holidays. Learn ways to support your practice while still participating in the holiday abundance!