There are a variety of ways you can train with Manorama, from online courses to in-person workshops; private study to Sanskrit Studies’ CDs and books to support your self-practice and studies; transformational retreats to monthly meditation sessions.

Please browse the website for more information and inspiration or feel free to contact the Sanskrit Studies/Luminous Soul Team if you have specific questions on how to train with Manorama:

FAQs on Training With ManoramaTeacher Training
I took a course with Manorama at my local yoga center and want to continue my studies. How can I do this?

I am interested to host a workshop with Manorama at my yoga center

I'm a yoga teacher and want to work on Sanskrit Studies and Luminous Soul principles for my classes. Is there a learning path you can recommend for me to follow?

I'm an absolute beginner to Sanskrit, and am interested in learning. What would be the best class to take?

Does Manorama provide Sanskrit translations for tattoos, yoga centers or yoga business ventures?

Manorama is currently the director of Sanskrit Studies at Jivamuki’s Omega Teacher’s Training program 2013. For details go to

“Manorama, thank you so much for the wonderful Sanskrit workshop! It couldn’t have gone any better. You are an incredibly inspiring and gifted teacher.” 
~David Life, The Co-founder of Jivamukti Yoga

“Learning Sanskrit from Manorama is like immersing in the sacred sound that emanates from the conch of Arjuna. She awakens one to the healing sounds of Sanskrit and the sounds of chanting in a profound way.”
~Rodney Yee & Colleen Yee

Course Options:

  • Sanskrit Studies Method: Sanskrit Alphabet Module 1
  • Sanskrit Studies Method: Sanskrit Alphabet Module 2
  • Sanskrit Studies Method: Intro to Sanskrit
  • Luminous Soul: Yoga Sutra of Patanjali Module 1
  • Luminous Soul: The Warrior WIthin thru the Bhagavad Gita

Please contact us by calling 212-696-8932 or filling out our online form
 to learn more about how you can incorporate Sanskrit Studies into a Yoga teacher’s training program.