SWAMI VIVEKANANDA’S BIRTH ANNIVERSARY THE NATIONAL YOUTH DAY IS
OBSERVED AS THE CONVOCATION OF S-VYASA YOGA UNIVERSITY
Ninth Convocation of S-VYASA, Yoga University was held on 12th January, 2012. This day is the birth anniversary of the Patriot Saint Swami Vivekananda and also the National Youth Day.
S-VYASA (Declared as Deemed-to-be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956) a World Class Yoga University’s primary objective is to make Yoga – a socially relevant science. SVYASA’s main thrust is scientific research. More than 180 research papers have established several beneficial applications of Yoga in Health, Education, Management and other fields. Yoga is an ancient science, which is helping in finding solutions to the modern day Life Style Disorders, life Diabetes, Hyper Tension, Asthama, Depression, Arthritis, Back Pain, Obesity etc. Speed and Greed is the order of the modern times, but Yoga as a solution give peace, harmony and love.
The Ninth Convocation was held on Thursday the 12th January, 2012 at 09.30 am at Prashanti Kutiram, Jigini – the University Campus. Dr.S.C.Sharma, Vice Chancellor, Tumkur University was the Chief Guest and has delivered the Convocation Address. Vice-Chancellor, S-VYASA, Dr H R Nagendra welcomed the guest and students and latter gave his blessing.
Vice Chancellor in his welcome addressed highlighted the achievements of the University, specially its contribution in the field of Health and Education.
Dr.S.C.Sharma the Chief Guest has appreciated SVYASA for creating Human Resource to carry the scientific aspects of Yoga and its benefits to common man. He also congratulated S-VYASA for its research and its applications through their University, Research Centre and the Holistic Health Home, Arogyadhama
DOCTOR OF SCIENCE (YOGA): The University Honored two great Scientists with the Doctor of Science (Yoga) – Honoris Causa to – Dr.B.N.Gandhar, Prof. of the Advanced Centre for Yoga at NIMHANS and to Dr.Madan Mohan, Professor & Head of Dept. of Physiology, JIPMER, Pondichery.
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (Ph.D):
were awarded Doctor of Philosophy (Yoga) – Ph.D (Yoga) by Dr.H.R.Nagendra, Vice Chancellor and other Dignitaries on the stage.
Presentation of Graduands: Dr R Nagarathna, Dean, Division of Yoga and Life Sciences presented the Graduands to DSc, PhD, MD and MSc (Yoga) students. Prof K Subrahmanyam, Dean, Division of Yoga and Humanities Presented Graduands to MSc (Yoga and Management), MSc (Yoga and Consciousness), MSc (Yoga Educaton) and BSc (Yoga). Dr.Ramachandra G.Bhat, Dean, Yoga & Spirituality gave the Gurup Upadesha.
Prior to the Convocation a Sarasvati Yajna was performed by the Deans, Faculty and Students at 05.30am and the students were given Japa Upadesh at 06.15am. It was a beautiful culmination of Spirituality and Science during the early morning during the Brahma Muhurata at Prashanti Kutiram, an abode of peace and serenity.
In all 89 DEGREES / GRADUANDS will be awarded in this Convocation viz.
|Doctor of Science (Yoga)||TWO||M.Sc. (Yoga & Management)||FOUR|
|Ph.D (Yoga)||SIX||M.Sc. (Yoga & Consciousness)||SEVEN|
|MD (Yoga & Rehabilitation)||NINE||M.Sc. (Yoga & Education)||TWENTY|
The following students were presented with special awards:
|Manonmani Rudraiah Award for the Best Thesis among PhD (Yoga) Graduates||Dr John Ebnezar|
|Laxmi Memorial Academic Excellence Award among MD (Yoga and Rehabilitation) Graduates||Dr Ashwini B C|
|Madan Mohan Sankhdher Memorial Academic Excellence Award among MSc (Yoga) Graduates||Kum.Shalini C H|
|Vasishta Award for Best Dissertation among MSc (Yoga) Graduates||Sri R Sendhil Kumar|
|Venkatanarayana Sastry Memorial Best Student Award among MSc (Yoga and Consciousness) Graduates||Sri Shambhunath Bhat|
|Dr Dayanand Dongaonkar Memorial Best Student Award among MSc Graduates||Sri Saee Sachin Bapat|
|Vivekananda Academic Excellence Award among BSc Graduates||Sri Jai Kumar|
|Dr Dayanand Dongaonkar Memorial Best Student Award among BSc Graduates||Sri Asharaj P|