Thank you for your registration!

Dear Divine Soul,

Jai Gange!

Thank you for registering for IYF 2018! We look forward to welcoming you home to enjoy an inspiring week on the banks of the Ganges River in the lap of the Himalayas with revered Saints, Yogis and global Yoga Teachers.

Our payment gateway to process payments/donations in Indian Rupees is under construction.  Until this launches, please send to:

Account Name: Swami Shukdevanand Trust
A/C Number: 917010086649674
IFSC Code: UTIB0000156
Bank Name: Axis Bank
Branch Name: Rishikesh
IMPORTANT: Please put the reference “IYF2018” and YOUR FULL NAME when making your payment and email a screenshot/scanned copy of your transfer to so we can identify and process your payment.
The screenshot/scanned copy MUST include: 
Date of Donation
Bank Name
Location of Donation (Branch, City)
Method donation:  [wire transfer, internet banking or direct deposit]
Amount of Donation
PAN Card No. [if applicable]
Your booking will be held for 5 working days.  However, if payment is not received within this time, your booking will automatically be cancelled. Please be sure to send your payment through at the same time as your booking details to avoid cancellation.

Important Information

Please note that we are required to follow strict government regulations, and so the following documents are needed from you by Monday, 26 February 2018 in good quality, colour jpg format (Max Size: 250KB per file.). Please avoid smartphone uploads:

  • A Copy of Government Issued Valid ID (One of the following: Passport, Voters ID Card, Driving License or Employee ID Card)

Without proper documentation, your arrival check-in will be severely delayed. Therefore, please follow the guidelines below and upload the necessary documents required NOW to the following Dropbox link:

One document set per person is needed. If in a group/family, each member will need to provide his / her own documentation.

Please ensure all files names are saved under your full name followed by ticket type and the documentation type (“passport”, “voters ID card”, etc.)

  • Example: “Anita Shah – Indian Citizen Week Pass – Passport.jpg”

For any documents not saved in this manner, they will not be accepted by our system.

We will be sending out further updates over the next few months, so do stay connected through Facebook – and Instagram –

Please note that all bookings include meals, classes, lectures and performances.​ We will be in touch directly with your receipt and further information, so please make sure your e-mail address is correct! Don’t forget to print out your confirmation & receipt and bring this with you.

Also, as an IYF2018 participant, you are now able to gain access to our Closed Facebook Group. Click here to connect with other participants and for up to date announcements!

Further information about IYF 2018 can be found here:

Wishing you peace and light,

The International Yoga Festival Team