International Yoga Academy
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Polity & Governance
10th Jan, 2022
Union Ayush Minister has laid the foundation stone of the Heartfulness International Yoga Academy in Hyderabad, Telangana.
- He also launched 75 crores suryanamaskar initiative as part of the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav”.
- International Yoga Academy comprises-
- Yoga rooms for consultation
- One to one training spaces or small group classes
- Pre-natal Yoga rooms
- A lecture hall with 200 seating capacity
- A full-fledged recording studio with editing suites for pre-recorded wellness programs
- A recording Yoga hall fully equipped for Live online Yoga Classes
- A Yoga library with books from every Yoga Institutions and access to Yoga research articles
- The academy tries to reach all levels of society through training programmes and these will be overseen by an international team.
- It will have trainers from India, Europe, Australia, Uzbekistan and the US.
- It is registered with Yoga Certification Board as a Leading yoga Institution.
About the Suryanamaskar initiative
- The 75 crore Surya Namaskar project is a tribute to 75 years of India’s independence.
- Surya Namaskar’s practice of sun salutation’ literally means the sun salutation and the project will continue until February 20.
- The programme is supported by some central ministries and is led by five international organizations – Patanjali Yogpeeth, Heartfulness Institute, NYSF-National Yogasana Sports Federation, Geeta Parivar and Kreeda Bharati.
- The 75 crores Surya Namaskar challenge aims to create the largest congregational Surya Namaskar event with each participant receiving a certificate upon completion of the 21-day Surya Namaskar challenge.