Research

About Anvesana – Center for Yoga Research

Anvesana Research facility was founded over 30 years ago, in the long sighted belief to restore the lost heritage and tradition of Yoga practices with an evidence base. Its founders Dr H R Nagendra & Dr R Nagaratna, known to be the expert fraternity in the field of Yoga therapy through their extensive research have […]

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Faculty

  Joint Director (R &  D) Manjunath N K B.N.Y.S.,Ph.D. Dr. Manjunath N K  holds the positions of Joint director of research and development at Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, Bengaluru. He is also the Editor of International Journal of Yoga (IJOY), a semiannual yoga research publication of S-VYASA. He has 20 years of research […]

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Research Groups

Research at Anvesana research laboratories is organized across six major disciplines, each with its strength, specialties and goals. Though there are several areas under interrogation at each facility, the common theme is the emphasis on understanding the complex interplay between the physical, mental, social and spiritual planes of being. All the research disciplines also undertake fundamental studies providing opportunities […]

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Completed Projects

  PROJECTS SUMMARY Name of the Project Funding Agency Year Amount (INR) Yoga meditation and Health NIH and NCCAM 2004 24,30,000 Computer project CCRYN 2005 6,43,000 Tsunami Project Govt. of Andaman & Nicobar 2005 3,00,000 Yoga and IT Laughter Club International 2006 15,00,000 Yoga and Diabetes Mellitus AYUSH 2007 13,35,000 Yoga and Cancer CCRYN 2007 […]

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Ongoing Projects

Project I Title: Mapping Neurophysiological, Neurochemical and Cerebral blood flow changes in attentional processes related to Yoga. Funding Agency : Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi. Project Amount : Rs. 81,56,400 (INR) Project Duration: 2011 – 2013 Principle Investigator: Dr. Shirley Telles, Head, Dept. of Yoga & Biosciences, S-VYASA, Bangalore. Co-Investogators: […]

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Research Publications

LIST OF RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS ON YOGA (1985 – 2014) SNo Division No of Publications 1 Division of Yoga and Life Sciences 207 2 Division of Yoga and Physical Sciences 028 3 Division of Yoga and Management Studies 022 4 Division of Yoga and Humanities 015 5 Division of Yoga – Spirituality 010 Total 331 Click […]

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