Agama
Agama

Welcome to Agama Yoga!

Our purpose at Agama Yoga is to offer clear and inspiring guidance to spiritual aspirants wishing to reach the highest goal of Yoga and spirituality: Enlightenment.

Agama has teachers and centers around the world - find an Agama center or teacher near you.

New Students:
Every new student to Agama Yoga starts with the 'First Level Intensive Yoga Course'. This is a 4-week program that covers all the basics of Yoga, and introduces you to the Agama Yoga system, which teaches a Tantric form of Yoga that is energy based.  Our system is created in a way that it is perfect for beginners in Yoga, but proves just as beneficial for the experienced Yoga practitioner or teacher.  You will not only learn 20+ Asanas in detail, complete with energy flow awareness and healing benefits; but you will also receive in-depth knowledge about such specialized topics as the Yamas/Niyamas, purification, and The Five Bodies.

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Our's is an approach to yoga which is nearly lost today. It relies on energy awareness during the Yoga practice to produce a highly accurate self-understanding of body, mind, and spirit. We also focus on meditation, healing through detox cleanses and purification, exploration of special topics in-depth through immersion workshop courses, teacher training and meditation retreats in Thailand and elsewhere around the world.

Agama wishes to promote Yoga that resembles neither cheapened Hindu mysticism nor fitness-oriented gymnastics. We are interested in a third option: the pure and genuine Yoga discipline. Agama founder Swami Vivekananda Saraswati is one of few Yoga masters today trying to save this path from extinction. Under his leadership we have developed an extensive, five-year curriculum that is both thoroughly spiritual and yet adapted to the Western modern, rational mentality.

Join us for Yoga in Thailand along the beautiful Western shores of our home island, Koh Phangan, where we are reminded of the garden of the original paradise. Here we teach our First Level Intensive Course, advanced course levels, workshops, retreats, and several, annual certified Teacher Training Courses. Agama marks stages in the coursework with competency exams, and exclusively issues degrees upon their successful completion. Our courses are flexibly structured to allow each student to progress through the curriculum at his or her own pace, enabling a complete integration in the individual's daily life.

Read more: about us, our history and what makes our style of teaching Yoga different

 

Advanced Astrology
In this workshop we explore the significance of the four primary points in an astrological chart: the Ascendant, Descendant, Midheaven and the Nadir.
Spiritual Heart Intensives
The Spiritual Heart Daylong Intensives and Mini-Retreat are a unique and approachable meditation experience that integrates Advaita Vedanta, Sufism, Tantra, and Buddhism. The practice focuses on accessing our essential nature, the divine, supreme Self, through an artful integration of meditation and Hatha Yoga techniques. Practitioners will be skillfully guided to reach deep states of conscious, cultivate spiritual aspiration, and evoke a mystical experience of the Divine in their hearts. These offerings are designed for beginner and advanced meditators alike, and no previous meditation or Yoga experience is necessary.
JOIN THE AGAMA TEACHER TRAINING COURSES

Join one of our unique teacher training programs and begin sharing the wisdom of yoga with the world!

We offer a 200 hour, introductory program as well as an intensive, 500 hour, 12-week program. Our programs are comprehensive and unparalled - empowering teachers in the genuine spirit of the yogic tradition. Our graduates are supported throughout the programs and beyond, as they become great teachers.

Join one of these remarkable and life-changing courses today!

Why teach yoga?
Hear what past graduates have to say
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JOIN OUR FIRST LEVEL INTENSIVE COURSE - 4 WEEKS OF YOGA BLISS....

Thousands of Yoga lovers have completed our comprehensive, intensive 150-hour course, which will introduce you to all the fundamentals of Yoga theory and provide you with the support to develop a strong home practice. Come grow with us.... Drop-ins welcome!

Watch the video of our First Level Intensive

Also check out our Yoga Holiday Packages!

Why become a Yoga Teacher
A transcription of Swami Vivekananda Saraswati's inspiring lecture on why one would want to become a yoga teacher
GUIDED MORNING MEDITATIONS

Join us every morning Monday to Saturday at 7am for guided meditations in the main hall on the Agama campus. Open to beginners and advanced practioners alike.

YOGA HOLIDAYS PACKAGES

Agama cooperates with resorts on Koh Phangan to offer those wishing to join our First Level Intensive Course special package deals. Call a friend and book your holiday in paradise now!

BHAJAN RECORDINGS ONLINE

Fill your heart with devotion as you listen to these bhajans. Performed at Agama's headquarters on Koh Phangan

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MANY YOGA LECTURES NOW READY FOR LISTENING!
Enjoy these inspiring lectures by Swami Vivekananda from our First Level Intensive, especially featuring the morals and ethics of Yoga (the yama and niyama of Patanjali's Yoga Sutras).
THE AGAMA HEALING CENTER IS OPEN - STOP BY!
Our Healing Center is devoted to providing our students and community with Yogic and naturopathic therapies, from homeopathy to hypnotherapy, Tibetan healing massage to Taoist abdominal massage, sound therapy to acupuncture, and more. Please visit!
Transcribed Lectures
Visit our new transcribed lectures section where you can read many of our most popular lectures.

 

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