500 Hour Level


Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman

Aadil Palkhivala and Savitri founded Purna Yoga™ College with one purpose, to create the best-trained professional yoga teachers on the planet:

  • Teachers with integrity, who are sincerely loving, kind and caring.
  • Teachers who have a detailed knowledge of asana, how to keep the body safe, and the mechanics of the human body.
  • Teachers with a deep desire to always grow, learn and improve themselves.
  • Teachers who live from their heart.
  • Teachers who want to fully live their purpose, come alive, and shine!

Is this the teacher you long to be?

The Purna Yoga 500 Hour Level offers aspiring yoga professionals a deeper understanding of the fundamentals of teaching asana, meditation and abundant living. This intermediate level course builds upon the foundation you received in your 200 Hour Training, giving you more information, tools and knowledge you can use to help your students and blossom your career. The 500 Hour Level also helps you establish a lifestyle of integrity and a commitment to coming alive and shining!

In this training, expectations are higher than other levels of training, and living yoga is the goal. You will gain deep technical knowledge on how to teach safe yoga that inspires your students. The backbone of this program is the incredible depth of knowledge that our teachers offer, based on 40+ years of training teachers.

Develop the lifestyle that supports your practice and your teaching.

Gain mastery in the four Petals of Purna Yoga:

  • Asana and Breath
  • Heartfull™ Meditation
  • Applied Philosophy
  • Nutrition and Lifestyle

Plus, learn essentials for a yoga professional:

  • Alignment, Safety, and Contraindications in Asana
  • Yoga Therapeutics – a high-demand specialty
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Ethics and Living with Integrity
  • Business and Holistic Marketing
  • How to bring out the gifts and authenticity of the True You.

You will also focus on your own spiritual connection and intuition as a teacher, empowering you to teach yoga from the heart instead of from the head. Learn these essential qualities with Savitri’s Heartfull™ Meditation, lifestyle and philosophy, and years of wisdom:

  • Confidence and leadership free of ego
  • The intuition to guide your students
  • An understanding of your role in healing
  • Joyful self-expression and purpose
  • Authentic caring for your students
  • An unlimited energy source – Light – which is a powerful upgrade from prana or chi

Be trained by True Yoga Masters, from a dedicated lineage.

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500 Hour Teacher Training Deposit 2017-2018 with Savitri Aadil

Sun Date: Nov 05 , 2017 From: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Registration Opens on:
  • Monday, May 1 at 9:00 am, for Graduates of a Certified Purna Yoga 200 Hour
  • Monday, May 15 at 9:00 am, for Graduates of any other 200 Hour
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to study at the Intermediate Level with two true Master Teachers.
This year-long course is for dedicated yoga students or teachers who wish to become among the best-trained yoga teachers on the planet. It is for those who are ready to fully live their purpose.
  • Prerequisite: Completion of a 200 hour yoga teacher training
  • Course provides the additional 300 hour to enable graduates to register with Yoga Alliance at the 500 hour Level.

Dates - attend all 3 courses in order:

  • Course 1 of 3: November 5-17, 2017
  • Course 2 of 3: May, 2018 (TBD)
  • Course 3 of 3: November, 2018 (TBD)


  • Regular: $14,850
  • Priority Registration (Apply and pay for course #1 of 3 in full by August 1, 2017): $12,600 - SAVE $2,250! Deadline extended to August 31, 2017
  • Graduates of a Certified Purna Yoga 200 Hour (Apply and pay for course #1 of 3 in full by August 1, 2017): $11,850 - SAVE $3,000! Deadline extended to August 31, 2017

Payment plans available.

LEARN MORE at www.purnayoga.com

Download an Application

Register with a $500 deposit. Your application is due within 7 days to secure your space. We will contact you upon receiving your application to assist you in the registration process.