Svastha Yoga of Krishnamacharya: INternational SVASTHA YoGA Therapy PROGRAM

The Svastha Yoga Therapy is accredited by the YA and the program is currently expanding to meet the accreditation standards for the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)

Svastha Yoga of Krishnamacharya Yoga therapy program

  • Body | Locomotor System

    • Module 1: Low Back, Pelvis, and Lower Limb

    • Module 2: Cervical and Thoracic Spine, Upper Limb, Functional Anatomy of Breath

  • Breath | Internal Medicine and Breath

    • Module 3: Anatomy, Physiology, and Sequencing of the Breath, Respiratory and Cardiovascular Disorders

    • Module 4: Pranayama, Ayurveda, Neurological/Digestive/Hormonal/Immune systems

  • Yoga Psychology & Psychiatry / Mind

    • Module 5: Depression, Addictions

    • Module 6: Stress, Anxiety

  • Integration & Systems View

    • Module 7: Holistic case studies, Assorted topics



Building on the Teaching of Krishnamacharya

The International Svastha Yoga Therapy Program brings you the most effective aspects of traditional yoga and ayurveda combined with modern medicine. 

Designed especially for yoga teachers and advanced yoga practitioners, the program should also be of interest to people from related fields.

Specific guidelines for different conditions and general treatment principles will be detailed, empowering you to safely and effectively address disabilities and ill-health through yoga.

Our goal is to enable participants to integrate newly acquired knowledge immediately in their teaching, particularly in private one-to-one sessions.

This international professional certificate program consists of 7 modules (300 hours in total). Each training module is a 5 day intensive. You receive a certificate for each module along with other benefits that you read about below.

Each module is designed as an independent module. You do not need to take them in chronological order. You can choose to attend all 7 modules, a few, or only one based. 


Authoritative background in classical yoga and Ayurveda.

This program offers a direct link to profound sources. 

Mainstream medical content

You will feel confident in interacting with healthcare professionals using the knowledge you gain from this program. 

Clear, practical approach

The highlight of Svastha yoga’s approach is clarity and usability.

Holistic perspective

Combining traditional yoga with a wide spectrum of modern medicine (general medicine, rehabilitation, psychiatry), complementary medicine (movement therapies, myofascial work, herbs), and ayurveda wherever relevant.

Open framework

The modular approach, combined with an emphasis on mainstream acceptability, means you can integrate these skills easily with your other studies & training, as well as build upon them. 


Amongst benefits you will receive a certificate for each module, module manuals/notes and access to  the Svastha Yoga Therapy professional community support group on FB, a closed group for people who have participated in at least one SYTP module. SYTP is currently expanding inline with accreditation International Association of Yoga Therapist (IATY). 

You can read more about Svastha Yoga Therapy Program Training here 


The word Svastha in Sanskrit refers to the state of complete health and balance.

The greatest influence on yoga in modern times was undoubtedly the legendary 20th century yogi, Sri T. Krishnamacharya – a master of yoga, scholar of all Indian philosophies and a healer.

For more on Krishnamacharya, please visit

A. G. Mohan, Ganesh Mohan's farther, was a personal student of Sri T. Krishnamacharya for 18 years. With his wife, Indra Mohan, he founded Svastha Yoga organization.