Healing Power of Rāgās

8 Weeks Online Music & Yoga Course

   An Introduction to Music Therapy

Noted Music Therapist Vidushi Rajam Shanker unravels the enigma of our body’s chakras matching Nada (sound vibrations) with Nadi (energy channels) to explain the origin of emotions in our bodies. Each class is filled with insights and real-life experiences to help us begin to understand our own vibrations and how music affects it to heal ourselves.

Through this 8 weeks online course, you will get to experience the healing power of Indian classical music. The course will introduce you to the world of music therapy through the Rajam Shanker's decades long work in this space.

About Rajam Shanker

Rajam Shanker is an Indian classical music therapist, who uses classical music components in therapeutic intervention. Her work with Music Therapy has garnered international acclaim. 

Yoga in the tradition of Sri T Krishnamacharya

Hariprasad Varma (Founder - Yogaśāla) will take you through an 8 weeks (one session per week) self-paced online yoga program that combines āsana-pranayama practices along with meditative practices that complement the music sessions.

Through these 8 weeks you can expect to receive:

  • Breathing practices to connect to your breath and mind.
  • Asana practices to help improve flexibility and strength of body.
  • Healing chants that can be made part of your daily routine. 
  • Meditations to connect to each chakra.

About Hariprasad Varma

Hari is the founder of Yogaśāla, Zensei, Tarot Dojo & Digital Nomad. He has extensive experience in teaching both 1-1 as well as group yoga classes in the Sri T Krishnamacharya tradition. He has developed a unique inner work through yoga program called 'Rāga Yoga' along with musicians from Hindustani & Carnatic music traditions and has organised numerous yoga retreats and workshops across India and abroad. You can find out about his upcoming Rāga Yoga Retreat in Dharamshala here.

Program Details

Course Commencement Date: 11th February 2023 (Saturday)
Coure Duration: 8 Weeks
Music Class Frequency: Weekly Once on Saturdays
Music Class Timing: 17:30 - 19:30 HRS IST (+5:30 GMT)
Yoga Sessions: Access to self-paced yoga program through Yogaśāla LMS.

Program Fee

Course Fee
Indian Residents: INR 9000
International Residents: USD 290

1. Maximum number of students in the batch is 20. Participation will be confirmed on first-come-first-serve basis.
2. Rajam Shanker's book 'The Healing Power of Indian Rāgās' is a recommended reference book for the course. You may place an order for this book separately with Rajam Shanker upon enrolment in the course.


Upon submission of this form, you will be redirected to a page with the payment link for the program. Registration will be deemed as confirmed only upon payment.