About Gong Dharma


Gong Dharma is an online school founded by Mehtab Benton that specializes in professional gong trainings.

This school has been created to allow people from all around the world to learn to play the gong in an online format from the comfort of their own home. Each course is rich in information that will help you deepen your relationship with the gong and in the courses you can expect to find:

  • Video Lectures

    • Enjoy content in a visual format
    • Watch as many times as you’d like!
  • Course Content

    • Read the content in a written format
    • Take your time to absorb the concepts and information
  • Practice Sessions

    • Experience the information!
  • Quizzes

    • Test your knowledge
  • Discussions

    • Talk about your experience

Types of Certifications

The Gong Practitioner ONLINE course is a complete certification course in how to play the gong, and students will learn beginner to intermediate gong playing techniques.

No prior musical or gong experience is required, and the course is suitable for beginners as well as those who want to teach others how to play the gong.

Information & Registration

The training is suitable for sound healers, yoga teachers, gong players, and therapists from all backgrounds, and will give you the tools and information to conduct one-on-one private sessions for individual clients as well as using the gong therapeutically in a group setting.

Coming Soon

This course takes you deeper into the theory and practical application of gong playing.  There is a specific focus on advanced playing techniques as well as how to approach the gong as an instrument of healing and transformation.

Coming Soon

About Mehtab:

Mehtab has been playing the gong since 1994 and has trained yoga teachers, therapists and musicians around the world in the art of playing the gong. He is the originator and author of Gong Yoga, the first book on using the gong in the practice of yoga and has since written two additional books on the gong; Teaching Gong Yoga: Theory and Practice and Gong Therapy: Sound Healing & Yoga.

Mehtab has taught Kundalini Yoga since 1974 and has trained hundreds of Hatha and Kundalini Yoga teachers. He was a featured instructor in the University of Texas Master Class series where he played the gong and lectured on the practice of yoga. A certified Vedic Astrologer and trainer, Mehtab also offers astrology readings for clients to help them in their selection of Planetary Gongs.