Volunteering has been suspended since the Pandemic, this program is no longer available, sorry

Terms for Volunteer Opportunities at HIYC:

Volunteering opportunities at HIYC in Dharamkot and North Goa

HIYC offers a variety of fulfilling Volunteer Opportunities for students who wish to continue longterm study with us but for whom funds are a problem. Join our dedicated team in the following capacities for at least 3 months:

Graphics & Multi-media
Audio Recording Equipment/Video
Camera Operator
Audio and Video Editor
Graphic Designer

Teaching Exchange
School teacher work experience required for, 4/5 year old kids in exchange for yoga classes/courses for minimum 3 months and possibly a long term commitment
Yoga Weekend & 5-Day Courses Himalayan Iyengar Yoga Centre
Yoga Weekend & 5-Day Courses Himalayan Iyengar Yoga Centre

IT/Web/Social Media Sites
Facebook/Twitter Content Manager
Youtube/ Vimeo /Google+ Content Manager
Writer (articles, descriptions, reviewing written contents, transcriptions)
DTP Operator

Other Volunteering Tasks
Promotions putting posters and fliers around the area
Gardening, handy-work around the Centre

Please bear in mind that we do not always need someone to fill these roles. We will try to fit you according to your skills and our availability. 3 months is the preferred minimum time for volunteering, however, shorter term applications will be considered.

HIYC Volunteering exchange

Himalayan Iyengar Yoga Centre (HIYC) in Dharamkot, Dharamshala and Arambol, North Goa.

In exchange for 5-Day Yoga Course: 2,5 hours per day 6 days per week or 3 hours per day 5 days per week of volunteering activities (15 hour per week total).


No food or stay is provided during the volunteering at our Dharamkot or Goa Centre. The volunteering work is in exchange for the course only.

If you are coming as a completely new student you will need to complete the first 5-Day Yoga Course at your own expense before you begin the volunteering exchange. During this first week we will introduce you to the Sharat Arora Yoga Method. If you connect with the practice and wish to stay you may continue as a volunteer with us for a minimum of 1 month.

If you are interested in joining our team: Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. attaching your CV with a recent picture and a short personal info about yourself; when would you like to come and for how long, what kind of activity would you like to take upon and a brief description of your vision.

Candidates with previous experience are preferred.