About Yoga Bharati,India
Yoga Bharati is a non-profit, voluntary organization with a vision of enhancing Health (physical), Happiness (mental), Knowledge (intellectual) & Peace (Spiritual) in life through a holistic approach to yoga. It was started by a group of passionate Indians in Bay area,US under Yogashree Raghuramji's guidance in the year 2001.
Our Mentor/Guru as well as the Spiritual Founder is Yogashree N.V.Raghuram
At Yoga Bharati, we follow the particular principles of practice established by Sage Patanjali, a brilliant thinker and author who lived around 250 BCE and Swami Vivekananda, a man of great magnetism who worked both in India and America during the late part of the 19th century.
Vision: "Saha nau Bhunaktu"-May We Nourish all with Health and Happiness through Holistic Yoga.
Yoga Bharati is affiliated with VYASA in offering its yoga teachers training and other yoga courses. We however maintain our own identity and autonomy through out our partnership.
ABOUT VYASA: Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation (VYASA) is a premier yoga university in Bengaluru, India with over 30 years of research background working to make yoga as a socially relevant science, based on the teachings of Swami Vivekananda — the four streams of Yyga with unity in their diversity. VYASA aims to bring the applications of yoga to bring health, harmony, peace the world over are now spread across the globe in nearly 30 countries. VYASA conducts short term and long term courses on yoga and its allied subjects and have affiliations with other Indian universities and is recognized as the deemed university by United Grants Commission (UGC) India. It is also the First ISO 2001:2008 Certified Yoga University. For details visit: svyasa.edu.in
- Yogabharati is affiliated to Yoga Alliance as a RYT200 school.
Yoga Bharati brings a wealth of knowledge about yoga through Yoga Teacher’s Training course from Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, VYASA, Bangalore, India and Yoga Alliance.
VIBHAAGAS OF YOGABHARATI
- YB-SEVA VIBHAAGA
- YB-SWASTHYA VIBHAAGA
- YB-SIKSHANA VIBHAAGA
This vibhaaga is close to our heart and our mission is to
a) improve the health status of the needy people by educating them about good lifestyle,diet,positive thinking - We aim to do several camps in the villages to succeed in this mission.We have a good team of volunteer teachers who are in this project.
b) to provide free Yoga sessions for the underprevileged Youth, women and kids -We are associated with several NGO's to achieve this mission such as
Vidya(http://vidya-india.org/), Kausalya Vikas Kendra(https://kaushalyakendra.org/),Sahasra Deepika(http://sdie.org/),Disha(dishabharat.org/),Youth for Seva(https://youthforseva.org/
c) To bring about health awareness in the higher sects of society- with talks on Understanding Yoga and positive wellbeing,Special meditation sessions,on diet and nutrition,healthy lifestyle,etc.We aim to kindle the spirit in the current stressed society so that they are nourished in and out.Our vision here is to educate and guide them to achieve positive wellbeing and understanding of Holistic health.In this way they would inspire and motivate their children too.These sessions are done on a rotation basis in our centers,some layouts and some schools where we are associated(for the staff members).They are conducted free of cost as our mission here is to build awareness.
At Yoga Bharati, we take yoga not only as a complete holistic practice for self-growth and self-transformation, but also to heal the diseases and health conditions resulting from modern lifestyle and stress.We have a team of eminent board members, medical consultants, yoga faculty, instructors , Yoga therapists and counsellors who believe that Holistic Yoga brings about wholesome nourishment to all. We conduct Yoga classes, Professional workshops on health ailments ,Stress management workshops,Yoga retreats and personalised Therapeutic yoga sessions for several health ailments.Consultations are nominally charged and we guide people on diet,healthy lifestyle by suggesting appropriate changes in their daily regime.
YB -SIKSHANA VIBHAAGA
Today yoga practices are identified by a school or a master or a specific marketing name. Yogabharati did not develop based on a particular master or a school. Yoga Bharati brings a wealth of knowledge about yoga through Yoga Teacher’s Training course from Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, VYASA, Bangalore and Yoga Alliance .Our courses-YBYIC200,YTT200,YFC prepares the students to teach holistic yoga in the community. This course integrates various aspects of yoga such as asanas, pranayama, kriyas, meditation techniques and the very essence of yogic philosophy into a holistic composite – thus enabling the students to understand and impart the knowledge of yoga in its entirety. Holistic Yoga aspects are emphasized. That way we want to maintain the fundamental principle of yoga- yoga for self growth and development into spiritual [well] being.Right from thestudent enters the yoga classes to train as an Instructor,they are empowered,educated and absolutely professionally trained to be Yoga instructors in any part of the world. Our Yogabharati training program gives yoga culture.
Our goal is to build a team of motivated volunteers to achieve our mission and vision.If anyone would like to volunteer in our YB SEVA projects ,contact us.
We have three official Centers in Bangalore:
- Head Office/ Educational Center: #33, Phase 1,"Gayatri", Classic Orchards layout,
Behind Meenakshi temple, OFF Banerghatta road, Bangalore- 76
- Center 2: #47/B, "Isha vasyam",4th Main road,
3 rd cross, Royal Shelters layout, Bangalore-76
- Center 3: #453,"Yoga Vasishta",
Nobel residency colony, Chikkakammanahalli road,
SOS post, Bangalore-76
Our Yogabharati instructors/therapists are taking holistic classes at different parts of Bangalore in apartments/layouts/ centers/hospitals .
Trustees of Yogabharati trust, Bangalore:
We have a rich and diverse executive team and trustees that make Yoga Bharati, Bengaluru, a dynamic yoga organization with noble cause. Each of the trustee members are in the spirit of working for the vision and mission of the Organisation .
|President||Sampath Krishnabhat, Senior Manager,Dell|
|Secretary||Prabha Krishna, Chief Yoga therapist and Lifestyle Consultant|
|Treasurer||Dr.R.Venkatram, Vice President,VYASA|
|Joint Secretary||Dr.B.Amarnath, Head of Home Guards, Doctorate in Yoga|
|Trustee||Krishna Raghavan, Senior Vice President at Flipkart|
|Trustee||Dr.Satyanarayana, Doctorate in Yoga|
CONTACT hotline no.: 08033512344(Office hours-9.30 am to 5 pm)