As Krishna states in Bhagavad-Gita, the root cause for stress is induced by the speed of mind. Scientific evidences also show that the one of the major cause for diabetes is stress. With the help of awareness of diet, exercises and rest, one can gradually overcome his/her own ailments. So, we know that the Diabetes is not a disease but an imbalance between the blood sugar level and the insulin caused by the imbalance of body, mind and sedentary life style.
To create the awareness on Diabetes, S-VYASA started the movement called Stop Diabetes Movemet. Recently in association with Sonda Swarnavalli Pratishthana, Bangalore, three camps were conducted at Malleshwram, Banashankari and Vidyaranyapura.
Here is a brief report of a camp which is held at MES PU College, Vidyaranyapura between 07 to 14 September 2014. There were70 participants registered for the camp.
Sri M R hedge, former legal advisor and chief election commissioner of Govt. of Karnataka, inaugurated the camp. Sri Rajesh Acharya, Asst. Prof. of Yoga –Spirituality, briefed about SDM and an overview of the camp. The whole camp was went on well under the guidance Dr. Vijaykumar, resident medical officer of Arogyadhama. We could able to show the significant change in blood sugar level among the participants in a week practice.
On the valedictory day, a seminar was organized on Bhagavad-Gita and Mental Health in which vice Chancellor Dr. Ramachandra G Bhat delivered the lecture on the above said topic. Dr. R Nagarathna, Director for SDM program, brought out the concept of PANCHAKOSHA in the light of Taittiriya upanishat and relevance of Gita to overcome the diseases. Group of mothers recited the 15th chapter of Bhagavad-Gita. Sri G V Hegde, Sri M N Hegde, Sri N G Hegde and R R Hegde were main organizers to make the camp successful.
ABHYUDAYA, a branch of Sonda Swarnavalli Pratishtana, Bangalore hosted the doctors and therapists.
For more see latest issue of Yoga Sudha – Oct, 2014