Sept 2020 - May 2021

The Aquarian Teacher:

KRI Level 1 Teacher Training Program

The Aquarian Teacher program is the KRI Level One Certification program in Kundalini Yoga, as taught by Yogi Bhajan®. In Level One  you will become an Instructor and learn the fundamental principles and practices of Kundalini Yoga. This is a 220-hour course, which includes 180 hours of classroom instruction in a well-defined curriculum. 

This program is based on the comprehensive science of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan. The Aquarian Teacher program is a journey of your development as a Kundalini Yoga Teacher. 



Yogi Bhajan arrived in the United States in 1969 with a stated purpose: “I have come to create Teachers, not to gather disciples.” For over 30 years, he traveled internationally teaching Kundalini Yoga, the Yoga of Awareness.


Through The Aquarian Teacher Program, Yogi Bhajan has trained thousands of KRI Certified Kundalini Yoga Teachers. In 1994, the International Kundalini Yoga Teachers Association, (IKYTA), was formed to further spread these priceless teachings through the united efforts of Kundalini Yoga teachers worldwide.

In this course you will..

  • Develop the skills to instruct students in Kundalini Yoga kriyas and meditations as taught by Yogi Bhajan and practice teaching in a practicum setting

  • Participate in early morning sadhanas (spiritual practice)

  • Experience the powerful transformational energy of White Tantric Yoga

Course content includes:

  • History and Philosophy of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan

  • The Concept of Kriya: Asana, Mudra & Meditation

  • Developing a Meditative Mind

  • The Role of a Kundalini Yoga Teacher

  • Pranayam: Awakening the Breath

  • Divine Alignment: Asana & the Human Form

  • Mantra & Sacred Sound

  • Yogic & Western Anatomy

  • Sadhana: Establishing a Daily Practice of Yoga and Meditation

  • The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali

  • Humanology & Yogic Lifestyle

  • Kundalini Yoga in Applied Settings: The Business & Ethics of a Yoga Teacher

  • Practicum: Teaching from Day One

There are three levels of certification:

  • KRI Level One: Foundations and Awakening - Instructor

  • KRI Level Two: Transformation - Practitioner

  • KRI Level Three: Realization - Teacher


The Aquarian Teacher Certification program is open both to yoga students ready to become teachers and those who wish to immerse themselves in the science of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan.

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Course Cost

Level 1 Pricing Grid

Tuition includes:

  • Training manuals 

  • All weekend teacher training classes

  • Vegetarian Lunch (organic, vegan, gluten free when possible) - one day each training weekend 

  • Student membership in IKYTA for one year

  • Teacher membership to Kundalini Collective for one year

Tuition does not include:

  • White Tantric Yoga Course 

  • 20 required Kundalini Yoga Classes

Course Details

2020-21 Course Dates

  • September 11-13: Roots of Yoga & Awakening Consciousness 

  • October 9-11: Sounds & Mantra

  • November 13-15: Asana, Mudra & Bhanda

  • December 11-13: Yogic Philosophy & Role of the Kundalini Yoga Teacher

  • January 15-17: Humanology & Yogic Lifestyle

  • March 12-14: Yogic & Functional Anatomy

  • April 9-11: Mind & Meditation

  • May 7-9: Prana & Pranayam, Wrap-up

Course Times, each weekend

  • Fridays 8:30am-6pm 

  • Saturdays 9am-6pm 

  • Sundays 9am-3:30pm


​All course hours will be held at Solomon's Porch

100 W 46th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55419

More Questions?

We want to make sure you fully understand the scope of this training up front, including course requirements and the financial and personal commitment you're making. 


There is a community of teachers and volunteers eager to support you and answer your questions. Start with the FAQs below.

Click here to read our extensive FAQs.

If you still have questions, please send us an email at KCtrainings@gmail.com

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