Ayurvedic Massage & Therapy Certification Course in Rishikesh, India

Learn & Experience the Art of Ayurvedic healing therapies.

Ayurvedic Massage & Therapy is a holistic practice that combines ancient wisdom with therapeutic touch to restore balance, promote well-being, and revitalize the body and mind.

Ayurveda Massage & Therapy Course Details

Ayurvedic Massage Course in India takes you back to the time of Vedas where the skillful massage therapy was used as a natural remedy. Ayurveda Massage Therapy Course has earned a recent comeback to set us free from the emerging diseases naturally. This course explains the Ayurvedic therapies and massages originated from the early India. The course focuses on spreading the benefits of Ayurveda through efficient massages and numerous healing therapies. To savor the Vedic flavors experience this Ayurvedic massage training in India and become a holistic Ayurvedic Healer worldwide.

Why Ayurvedic Massage & Therapy Course best for beginners?

No matter which number makes your age, you are always young to set a path in the world of Ayurveda. If you are a beginner and desire to firm your feet in the holistic world of Ayurveda then you are at the right place. Ayurveda Massage and Therapy Course holds your hand to make you experience the origin of ancient therapies and Massage and prepare you as a holistic healer. Ayurveda Massage and Therapy Certification Course is a carefully designed learning program for beginners.

This course flows through a sequence of effective Ayurveda Massage and therapeutic techniques. Additionally, the course simplifies the tough lessons of Ayurveda making it easy to grasp by the beginners. Furthermore, the course defines every discipline of this old Vedic science in detail to prepare you for an advanced level of learning.

Who will benefit from Ayurveda Massage Therapy Course, Rishikesh?

This Ayurveda short certification course is suitable for:

  • Beginners
  • Spa & wellness industry professionals
  • Yoga professionals
  • Spa & salon managers
  • Wellness center owners
  • Dietitians
  • Ayurveda trainers
  • Therapists
  • Doctors
  • Holistic healers
  • Self practitioner

Ayurvedic Massage and Therapies Course

Duration: 7 Days - 5 Hours/Day | 14 Days - 2 Hours 30 Minutes Daily

Ayurveda is the art of living in harmony with nature. It is an ancient branch of knowledge that is concerned with the aspect of healing and the science of life. The aim of this Ayurveda massage and therapies course is to maintain the health of a person and to heal the disease of an unhealthy person. Both prevention and healing are carried out by entirely natural means.

In Ayurveda massage and therapy course you will learn the basic principles of Ayurveda and the science of Ayurveda along with practicals. Ayurveda massage therapy course at Haritha Yogshala is designed to enable you to understand basics knowledge of Ayurveda and the most important traditional Ayurvedic massage techniques along with major Ayurveda therapies.

Ayurveda Massage training will cover the History of Ayurveda, Philosophies, Ayurvedic Wellness Concepts, Tridosha & Panchakarma theories, and major therapies of Ayurveda and its practical demonstration. One-hour theory class and three hours practical demo on Ayurveda therapies. A certificate will be provided to you after successful completion of the course.

Why Choose Haritha Yogshala for Ayurveda Massage Training in India?

Haritha Yogshala being the best Yoga School has a maintained standard of other programs as well. Haritha Yogshala delivers the best of the Ayurveda Massage Training in India. The green surrounding of the world's Yoga Capital-Rishikesh and the holy river the Ganges flowing in the city make Haritha a place with a pure Vedic vibe of ancient times. Rishikesh is known for its holistic healing and yogic aroma which makes Haritha Yogshala a perfect place of learning. The major Keynote for any training experiences, thus a lot of experienced Teachers at Haritha make the learning easy and effective.

Ayurveda Course Highlights

  • Ayurveda theory sessions as per course curriculum
  • Ayurveda practical sessions
  • Ayurveda treatment sessions
  • With Accommodation
  • Daily yoga, and meditation drop-in class
  • Delicious Yogic meals
  • Indian Masala Tea or herbal tea
  • 7 or 14 nights accommodation

Therapy Session

Daily 1 hour Theory and 3 hour Practical + a one-time Therapy Session experience of:

  • Abhyangam - 40 Minutes
  • Shirodhara - 40 Minutes
  • Nasyam - 20 Minutes
  • Mukh Lepam - 30 Minutes
  • Eye & Ear - 30 Minutes

Ayurvedic Massage and Therapies Course Curriculum

The "Ayurveda Massage & Therapy Course Syllabus" provides a detailed overview of the curriculum and topics covered in our training program

Ayurveda: An Ancient Science of Life

Introduction of Ayurveda and Principals

Basic Ayurvedic Physiological Principals

Ojas (Life force)

Panchamahabhutas(The Elements of the Life Force)

Tridoshas (Force That Support the Mind – Body)

Prakruti (Our Unique Mind-Body Constitution)

Vikruti(Imbalance in the Mind-Body)

The Anatomy of Ayurveda

Agni (Fire)



Malas (By-product)

Introduction to Vyadhi(Disease) in the Mind & Body

Introduction to Basics of Ayurvedic Medicines.

Knowledge of the common Ayurveda herbs and oils.

Introduction of Dietary as per Ayurveda

Sanskrit Ayurvedic Terms

Theory and Practical Training on Ayurveda Therapies





Herbal Facial

Foot Reflexology




Dough Preparation

Q&A Session

Course Daily Schedule

Ayurvedic Massage and Therapies Course Schedule: Day 1 to Day 7

Day 1 

What is Ayurveda?

Origin and History of Ayurveda

Branches of Ayurveda

Why to learn Ayurveda? And Its Benefits

Importance of Ayurveda in Daily Life

Introduction of traditional Ayurvedic Massage (Abhyangam):

  • 1. What is Abhyangam?
  • 2. Importance & Benefits of Abhyangam
  • 3. Abhyangam procedure
  • 4. Do’s and Don’ts of Abhyangam
  • 5. Pre & Post requirements of Abhyangam
  • 6. Contraindications for Abhyangam

Practical: Abhyangam: Full Body Massage along with Practical demonstration

Day 2 

Introduction to Basics of Ayurveda

Ojas (Life force)

Panchamahabhuta (Five Elements)

Principles of Head Massage

Introduction to Upper Body Massage

Introduction to Face Massage

Practical:Head Massage, Neck and Shoulder Massage, Face Massage




Day 3 

Introduction to Doshas (Force That Support the Mind – Body) – Vata, Pitta, Kapha

Introduction to Prakruti (Our Unique Mind-Body Constitution)

Introduction to Vikruti (Imbalance in the Mind-Body)

Introduction to Front & Back Body Massage

Benefits of Front & Back Body Massage

Do’s and Don’ts of Front & Back Body Massage

Introduction to Nasyam

Practical: Front & Back Body Massage, Nasyam

Abhyangam Therapy Session

Day 4 

Introduction to Agni (Fire) : Understanding of the Vital Source of Life

Introduction to Dhaatus (Nourishments)

Theory class on Shirodhara, Kativasti, Foot Reflexology

Practical: Shirodhara, Kativasti, Foot Reflexology, Dough Prepration

Shirodhara Therapy Session

Kativasti Therapy Session

Day 6 

Introduction to Vyadhi(Disease) in the Mind & Body

Basics of Ayurvedic Medicines & Its Classical Proprietary

Introduction to Takradhara

Beauty treatments in Ayurveda

Theory class on Takradhara

Practical: Takradhara + Herbal Facial

Takradhara Therapy session

Day 5 

Introduction to Srotas(Channels)

Introduction to Malas (By-product)

The concept of Health

Definition of Health & Disease

Introduction to Podikizhi Therapy:

  • 1. What is Podikizhi?
  • 2. Benefits of Podikizhi Therapy
  • 3. Types of kizhi’s
  • 4. Podikizhi making demonstration
  • 5. Procedure - Podikizhi
  • 6. Do’s and Don’ts of Podikizhi
  • 7. Pre & Post requirements of Podikizhi
  • 8. Contraindications for Podikizhi
  • 9. Podikizhi Practical
  • 10. Podikizhi Therapy Session

Day 6 

Introduction to Vyadhi(Disease) in the Mind & Body

Basics of Ayurvedic Medicines & Its Classical Proprietary

Introduction to Takradhara

Beauty treatments in Ayurveda

Theory class on Takradhara

Practical: Takradhara + Herbal Facial

Takradhara Therapy session

Day 7 

Knowledge of the common Ayurveda herbs and oils

Introduction of Dietary as per Ayurveda

Sanskrit Ayurvedic Terms

Introduction to Udwarthanam Therapy

  • 1.What is Udwarthanam?
  • 2.Importance and Benefits
  • 3.Procedure Udwarthanam Therapy
  • 4.Do’s and Don’ts of Udwarthanam
  • 5.Pre & Post requirements of Udwarthanam
  • 6.Contraindications for Udwarthanam

Udwarthanam Practical

Udwarthanam Therapy Session

Q&A Session

Ayurveda Massage and Therapies Course Fees, Upcoming Dates & Accommodation

Language: English

Available: Yes

Program International
Course Fees (Without Accommodation & Food) USD 699 USD 599
Semi-Deluxe Accommodation & Food (per day) USD 22
Deluxe AC Accommodation & Food (per day) USD 35

Terms & Conditions:

  • To apply for the 7 day Ayurveda Massage and Therapies Course, a non-refundable deposit of $100 or 8,000 INR is required. This amount is included in the prices listed above. You can make the remaining course fees payment after arrival to the course on the first day.
  • After successful completion, certificates are issued by Haritha Yogshala organization.
  • Classes will be from Monday to Saturday only.
  • No classes will take place on Public Holidays.

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  • To sign up for the course, please bring a valid identity proof & 2 passport size photographs.
  • Above fees applicable from 1st Jan, 2024 to 31st July, 2024.

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Haritha Yogshala, Near Neelkanth Taxi Stand, Swargashram Area, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249304, India