International Conference, Nov 2012 – Yoga in Education

Jointly Organised by: S-VYASA and Tumkur University

Yoga in Education – A need of the hour

Namaste… Greetings from Prashanti Kutiram!

Conference Brochure
Conference Brochure

Tumkur University, a State University in Karnataka and S-VYASA, a unique Yoga University situated near Bengaluru will jointly organize an International Conference in 2012 on “Yoga in Education – Emerging Opportunities and Challenges”, a first-of-its kind. The Conference is scheduled to be held on 27th and 28th November, 2012 in Tumkur University campus, Tumkur. The Post-conference workshop is scheduled from 29th November to 5th December, 2012 at the bountiful, Prashanti Kutiram, the residential headquarters of S-VYASA, Bangalore

“Yoga in Education – Emerging Opportunities and Challenges” will focus on Education including Tracks on Yoga in Primary & Secondary Education, Yoga in Higher Education and Yoga as a Professional Education. The conference also includes Pre-conference consultative meetings/seminars with target groups to prepare national policy on Yoga in education and Post conference workshops to plan national capacity building initiatives through training programs. The conference looks to address Educationists, Yoga Experts, Yoga Researchers, senior Yoga Teachers in education and Policymakers.

As you are aware, S-VYASA has been declared deemed-to-be University by the University Grants Commission, GoI (since 2002) now has 213 research papers on Yoga for different diseases and its applications published in indexed, peer-reviewed journals. We have also received the prestigious Rajyotsava award from the Government of Karnataka. S-VYASA has been recognised as a Center for Excellence in Yoga by the Department of AYUSH, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, GoI. S-VYASA has already conducted 19 International Conferences in Yoga and related fields.

Tumkur University, under the leadership of Prof SC Sharma, has a vision “To create a generation of Human Resources to successfully meet the Global Challenges.” TU has conducted about 80 workshops during 2011-12.

You may participate as a delegate for the Main Conference and the Post Conference. Please find attached the brochure of the main event and the write-up about the Post-Conference Workshop along with registration forms for the same at

We look forward to your kind confirmation for the same.

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Contact Details:

 S-VYASA ICYE Office, Sri Anil Kumar Gajjala

#19, ‘Eknath Bhavan’, Gavipuram Circle, K G Nagar, Bengaluru – 560 019

Mobile: 09483467443 | Ph: +91 80 22639960/03/75 | Telefax: +91 80 22639905

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Tumkur University ICYE Office: Dr. Parashurama K.G.

Tumkur University, Tumkur – 572 103

Mobile: 09900412819, 08162271924