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Korea’s biggest yoga institute to open in Paju

By Lim Jeong-yeo
  • Published : Jun 23, 2016 - 17:43
  • Updated : Jun 23, 2016 - 17:44
Korea’s biggest yoga institute is set to open in Paju, Gyeonggi Province, in September, a report said Thursday.

Yoga business firm AJNA, together with Hallyu Training Center, said it will recruit overseas and domestic yoga experts to teach at the dormitory-style educational institute dubbed Korea Yoga College. 

(Korea Yoga College)

Hallyu Training Center is known for being the motor behind K-pop entertainment project “Produce 101,” which provided on-television trainings to 101 aspiring starlets to compete their way into the newest K-pop girl group, “I.O.I”

The new yoga institute will have 20 lecture rooms and 10 yoga studios, as well as a cafeteria that can accommodate 800 people, a dormitory, an auditorium and an outdoor performance arena. 

(Korea Yoga College)

AJNA said it will provide a professionally structured curriculum spanning yoga philosophy, a certification course and yoga business management.

By Lim Jeong-yeo (kaylalim@heraldcorp.com)