Journal of Alternative Medical Research

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Ananda Balayogi Bhavanani

Designation : Director
University/Organisation : Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University
Qualification : MBBS, ADY, DPC, DSM, PGDFH, PGDY, FIAY, MD (Alt.Me
Biography :  

Yogacharya Dr. Ananda Balayogi Bhavanani is Deputy Director of the Centre for Yoga Therapy Education and Research (CYTER), MGMCRI, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University, Pondicherry. He is also Chairman of the International Centre for Yoga Education and Research at Ananda Ashram, Pondicherry, India and Yoganjali Natyalayam, the premier institute of Yoga and Carnatic Music and Bharatanatyam in Pondicherry. He is a Gold Medalist in Medical Studies (MBBS) with postgraduate diplomas in both Family Health (PGDFH) as well as Yoga (PGDY), C-IAYT and the Advanced Diploma in Yoga under his illustrious parents in 1991-93 as well as MD in Alternative Medicine from Indian Council of Alternative Medicine, Kolkata, West Bengal. He is an Honorary International Advisor to the International Association of Yoga Therapists, the Australasian Association of Yoga Therapists, the World Yoga Foundation and Gitananda Yoga Associations worldwide. He is currently Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the CCRYN, Ministry of AYUSH, Govt of India as well as the Expert Committee of AYUSH for Celebration of International Yoga Day 2015.