Practice of the Month


GMM promotes yoga to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee Year 

Ghantali Mitra Mandal (GMM), Member Institute of Indian Yoga Association has entered the Diamond Jubilee Year of its foundation. All at GMM are giving relentless and selfless service to society to make Yoga maximum applicable. On the eve of new year, a grand function of…

RV Institute of Management curates a certification course for senior citizens 

In a groundbreaking move, the RV Institute of Management (RVIM), Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association has curated a month-long certification course tailored specifically for senior citizens, focusing on the Common Yoga Protocol. This innovative course is designed to cater to the unique health and…

SRD Girls Degree College organises Workshop 

SRD Girls Degree College, Hathras, Uttar Pradesh conducts 7days yoga workshop for the post graduate students in association with Indian Yoga Association (IYA). Yogacharya Sumit Kumar Singh, Member, Uttar Pradesh State Chapter, IYA was instrumental in organising the workshop.

Yog Sports Association of Bengal hosts awarness programme 

Yog Sports Association of Bengal, Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association organises yoga awarness programme in the remote villages of West Bengal in Megha Yoga Club & Vyamagar in association with Indian Yoga Association. The awareness programs were also conducted in Darjeeling & Coochbehar for…

Jharkhand SCC conducts the 89th day celebration of Yoga Mahotsav 

On the 89th day of the ‘100 Days Countdown Yoga Mahotsav of International Yoga Day 2024,” an event sponsored by the Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga (MDNIY), New Delhi, under the Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India, took place in two sessions at Dani…

Anjali Acupressure Therapy and Yoga Center celebrates Holi 

The Anjali Acupressure Therapy and Yoga Center, Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association, recently marked the occasion of Holi Milan at Nehru Bal Udyan with vibrant celebrations. Participants joyously engaged in the festivities, adorning each other with flower petals and applying colorful gulal tilak. Amidst…

TNSCC and GTN Arts College organises International Conference 

Tamil Nadu State Chapter of Indian Yoga Association and GTN Arts College (Autonomous), Dindigul jointly held a 2-day International Conference on Physical Education and Yoga recently. The inauguration was presided over by Dr P Balagurusamy, Principal of GTN Arts College. Dr. R. Durai, Director, GTN…

NIRAMAYA offers free training 

NIRAMAYA, Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association continues to promote yoga and the motto of the Association to uplift the rural sector of the society. Under the rural project Yog-Chetana and Yogabhishek, NIRAMAYA is offering free yoga training to the students. In March, 2024 about…

Yoga & Happiness organises felicitation ceremony 

Yoga & Happiness, Associate Centre of Indian Yoga Association on March 24, 2024, hosted a memorable convocation and certificate distribution ceremony, honoring over 150 candidates who successfully completed their training and received prestigious certificates from both the Yoga Certification Board (YCB) and IYA. The event…

Flax Sesame Crackers 

Flax Sesame Crackers are a healthy light wheat cracker with good quantity of sesame seeds and flax seeds. Oats used in the dish are rich in antioxidants, lowers cholesterol, improves blood sugar. Flax seeds are a rich source of omega-3 fatty acids reduces inflammation and…

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17 Apr 2024


IDY 2022 celebrations

IDY 2022 celebrations 

The IDY 2022 celebrations went on to the next level, with focus on celebration with 100 days countdown across the globe. The focus on Iconic venues led to showcase the rich tourism possibilities of the cultural heritage which we have inherited. The effort by the Ministry of AYUSH and Ministry of Culture were commendable. We congratulated them on this success.

The IYA family came together in a big way and organized programs all across the country . With its 26 state chapters, 42 member institutes and many associate center, we could reach far and wide.

We at the IYA office are now making all the efforts to ensure that all our member institution and the associate centres also start to accredited themselves to offer the IYA Certification. We have three levels already finalized and we are hoping to get the Yoga Therapy program also ready. This will pave way for better and minimum uniform standards amongst the Yoga community across. It is necessary that we all work together on this .

We are proud that our Chairman of the Governing Council Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar ji was bestowed with the highest civilian award by Suriname. It a moment of celebration where spiritual masters are recognized for their contribution towards promoting peace and world harmony.

Our Member Institute Divine Life Society was awarded the Prime Ministers Yoga Award for their great contribution towards the field of Yoga. We salute the great work initiated by Swami Sivanand ji and which has been carried forwarded by his disciplines.

Bhikkhu Sanghasena from Ladakh and Prof. Marcos Rojo an alumnus of Kaivlayadhama a founding member of IYA , were awareded in the individual capacity. We congratulate them on this recognition.

We will see a agreement of cooperation signed with Health Sector Skill Coucil , Indira Gandhi National Open Univeristy , National Institution of Open Schooling and Indira Gandhi Centre of Arts. All these will open up multiple opportunities for the member institutions. We look forward to greater participation and invovement of all .

Finally , I reitarate , that , it is important that we have more members as part of the IYA and take the message of Yoga in its puritine form, ahead. Lets work together on this.

Sarve Bhanavtu ……..

by Shri Subodh Tiwari
Secretary General, IYA

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