Yoga in simple manner
Madonna practises astanga yoga so does Richard gere! Many wonder why Yoga is a fad in western world. May be its roots can be found out in popularity of Paramhansa Yogananda, popularly known as yogada or world-renowned Mahesh yogi. There are many like B.K.S. aiyenger whose disciples claim yoga gave them intoxicant called peace that is not found in mundane things like wealth, women, and wine.
India is birthplace of yogic science. Most of the western yogic masters got their training here. Now Yoga is seen as a brand that has its own market compulsions. Many westerners are duped or ill trained by so-called yoga experts who have nothing to do with yoga. Web is full of them who claim to give you mastery in ancient secret techniques but with a condition-, you have to pay first. Indian yogis who like tough life as monks and ascetics wonder where this ancient sacred science being led!
Old timers believe that only few like Swami Ramdev are doing a great service to this world by providing treatment to incurable disease in easy manner. He believes over consumption of mundane culture leads to impairment of health. He emphasised Pranayam (Inhaling and exhaling breath) can treat any disease if done with care.
Swami Ram dev believes in natural way of life. His philosophy is simple, go back to your roots.
He claims that yoga is for all regardless of age, sex, gender, religion, and nationality. He manages a trust, Divya Yoga mandir trust at Kankhal in Haridwar, Uttr pradesh; India.His yogic lessons are available in many languages from Hindi to English. One can also have C.D.’S and V.C.D.’S of different yogic exercises.
DivyaYoga Sansthan runs a website
One can find any type of information bout yoga and different ayurvedic medicine. These are not costly and any person can buy them. For backpackers, nothing like paying a visit to this ashram, learn, and get cure for many incurable diseases. Swamiji states that we charge nominally from who can afford and their donation is to build world’s largest yogic university-Patanjali Yogapeetha
The website also gives information about different medicines and schedule of annual camps that are organized throughout India.
His address is – Divya Yoga Mandir trust, Kripalu bagh,
Kankhal, Haridwar, Uttaranchal, India,
(Ashish Dimri, freelancing Journalist wrote this abstact)