Practice of the Month


Kaivalyadhama Yoga Institute and ISCM join hands for TTP for Special Educators 

Kaivalyadhama Yoga Institute, Lonavla and Institute of Salutogenesis and Complementary Medicine (ISCM) of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, Pondicherry, Member Institute and Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association respectively came together for a Teachers Training Programme (TTP) consisting of a series of five intensive workshops conducted for…

Shree Kalayoga Trust welcomes Guruji Dr HR Nagendra 

Shree Kalayoga Trust, Associate Centre, Indian Yoga Association hosted Guruji Dr HR Nagendra, Governing Council Member, IYA on December 3, 2023 during his visit to Gandhidham and sought his blessings. Yogi Shri Narendraji Choudhary, President of the associate centre and the entire team felicitated Guruji…

NIRAMAYA celebrates Fit India Week 

NIRAMAYA, Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association has been extensively working towards promotion of Yoga Promotion. Recently, the Associate Centre conducted 5 different yoga session in Women’s College Silchar, Barak Valley, South Assam region. On the occasion of Fit India Week, Niramaya conducted five sessions…

Indo-US Yoga Chikitsa Symposium and Workshop: A Report 

School of Yoga Therapy, Institute of Salutogenesis and Complementary Medicine (ISCM) of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), Pondicherry organised and conducted the three day “Indo-US Yoga Chikitsa Symposium and Workshop”, in collaboration with the Loyola Marymount University (LMU), USA; SVYASA Yoga University, ICYER at Ananda Ashram…

Yoga Vidya Niketan celebrates Golden Jubilee 

On the occasion of its Golden Jubilee, Yoga Vidya Niketan, Mumbai on 28th October 2023 unveiled the statue of its Founder, Yogacharya Late Padmashri Sadashiv Nimbalkar Guruji at the hands by Yoga Exponent Dr. Shriram Agashe and Founder of Satyam Sumaran Dr. Swami Yoga Pratap…

RVIM organises Yogasana Challenge 

RV Institute of Management in September 2023 conducted a highly anticipated event, the “Yogasana Challenge – Revitalize with Asanas, CHALLENGE 2023-24 (Let’s Stretch & Relax)”, which brought together participants from three different sections of our MBA batch 2022-24, to celebrate the physical and mental benefits…

AYG Academy conducts Yoga session at Indian Embassy in Vienna 

Dr. Nutan Pakhare, Founder, AYG Academy, which is also the Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association on the occasion of World Mental Health Day was invited to conduct a session offline on Ayurveda for health and holistic well-being at the Indian Embassy of Austria. It…

J&K SCC to teach Yoga to Police Personnel 

In a recent development, Jammu and Kashmir State Chapter Committee of Indian Yoga Association has been engaged officially by Police Training Academy, Jammu and Kashmir to impart yoga practices and wisdom training to Police Personnel and officers on weekly basis. More than five hundred officers…

J&K SCC conducts Yoga Camp 

The Jammu and Kashmir State Chapter Committee of Indian Yoga Association organised a Yoga Camp at Shri Godam Rehal in which various yogasanas were practiced and naturopathy medicines were distributed. Shri RD Sharma Professor, Former Vice Chancellor of Jammu University was present as the chief…

Sago Chila 

–The Yoga Institute Sago Chila is rich in energy, gluten free and non-allergic. It has high nutritional value. It is less in calories, reduces weight. It is good for diabetic patients. It is high in protein, which helps in growth and maintenance of cells. It…

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The Yogavani is the official, monthly trade journal and mouthpiece of Indian Yoga Association ( At the moment, we have the online version of the Monthly and also e-version / printable version of the same. The Yogavani brings you news from the IYA organisation including

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