Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre Vancouver is an official Sivananda Affiliated Centre owned and managed by Yoga Acharya Sri Venu, disciple of Swami Vishnu Devananda who founded the International Sivananda Organization in Montréal in 1959.
Swami Vishnu Devananda was sent to bring Yoga to the West in 1957 by Sri Swami Sivananda Saraswati Maharaj.
He opened the first Ashram in the West in Val Morin, Québec, in 1962 where he created the first Teachers Training Course in 1969.
The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre in Vancouver teaches traditional Hatha Yoga, Meditation, Bhagavad Gita, Patanjali Yoga Sutras and hosts regular Satsangs.
Our 200 & 500 hours Teachers’ Training Courses are famous around the world.