56 East 11th Street


ISHTA Retreat: Mar de Jade Resort - Mexico with Alan and Sarah Finger - April 4 - 9, 2018

Join Al and Sarah at the Mar de Jade Resort in Mexico for this Yoga, Meditation, and Soundscape Retreat featuring Live Music by Aya + Tyler.

Mona Anand's ISHTA Yoga Nidra Workshop

A basic understanding of the nine steps of Yoga Nidra. This workshop will include a Yoga Nidra practice, followed by a lecture, and an opportunity to learn how to teach a basic Yoga Nidra practice.

February 23 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
56 East 11th Street
March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
56 East 11th Street

Teacher Training

ISHTA Yoga offers 200-Hour and 300-Hour Yoga Alliance certified teacher training programs, as well as a variety of specialty programs for teachers and trainees. We provide a uniquely modern, individualized, and integrated approach to the ancient science of yoga. The ISHTA lineage and teachings provide a comprehensive foundation for all aspects of yoga.

Teacher Training

Our 200-Hour teacher training program is designed to deepen your understanding of the science of yoga.


Our 300-Hour program is for students who have successfully completed a 200-Hour program and wish to pursue a career in teaching yoga.

Immersion Program

For teacher trainees coming to ISHTA from another yoga school, the Immersion Program is a requirement for entrance into the 300-Hour program.

Specialty Programs

Yoga Nidra, Meditation, Master Training, Restorative, Prenatal, Marma Therapy, Anatomy & Therapeutics

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Led by Yogiraj Alan Finger. Pre-and post-meditative asana are used to prepare and restore the body for meditation, while the ancient tools of pranayama, visualization, and mantra are used to still the mind. This class will leave you feeling centered and more in tune with your true nature. Open to all levels.

Specialty Training

Yoga Nidra, Meditation, Master Training, Restorative, Prenatal, Marma Therapy, Anatomy & Therapeutics

Sound and Samadhi

Weekly meditation, asana, restorative yoga, and sound bath recordings.

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Meet Alan, Sarah & Mona

ISHTA means that which resonates with the individual spirit and is also an acronym for the Integrated Science of Hatha, Tantra, and Ayurveda.

Our Lineage + History

Kavi Yogi Swarananda Mani Finger and his son, Alan Finger, created ISHTA Yoga in the late 1960’s in South Africa.

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