2019 ACTIVITIES REPORT COURTESY OF BIHAR YOGA BHARATI

Yoga Training (one month)

From 1st to 30th March, the one-month Yoga Training (Hindi) was conducted at Ganga Darshan. It was the first training of its kind, which presented the yoga chakra and yoga lifestyle to the students, introducing them to the second chapter of yoga. The participants came from Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and the USA.

The age group ranged from 22 to 62 years. Swami Tyagraj and Swami Shivadhyanam conducted all the sessions.

Yogic Studies, 4 months (Hindi)

The 4-month Yogic Studies (Hindi) was conducted from 31st January to 26th May. The age range was from 18 to 60 years, and 25 females and 38 males participated in the course. They came from the Indian states of Bihar, Gujarat, Haryana, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, New Delhi, Odisha, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.

Teachers were Swamis Mantrapushpam, Shashwatananda, Shivadhyanam, Shraddhamati, Tyagraj and Soumyashakti.

Yogic Studies, 3 months (English)

The 3-month Yogic Studies (English) was conducted from 1st November 2019 to 25th January 2020. The overseas students came from France, Germany, Israel, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, New Zealand, Romania, Russia, South Korea and Turkey, and the Indian students from the states of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat, Haryana, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, New Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.

Teachers were Swamis Amritbindu, Krishnapriya, Maitreyi, Shivadhyanam and Yogatirtha, and Sannyasi Vijayashakti.