Last year many different spiritual Yoga events took place. The Ujjain life society of Pt. Radheshyam Mishra organised an International Yoga Seminar at the Kalidas Sanskrit Academy in Ujjain on 23rd Sept to 25th Sept 2011. . The chief guest speaker of the inauguration function was our Guru Shrimati Hansaji Jayadev Yogendra. The other chief guest were eminent Yoga and spiritual personalities such as TT Rangrajan, Pt Vijay Shankar Mehta, Swami Magalananda, Yogi Andre Riehl and Basavareddy of The Morarji Desai Yoga University.
Jeenal and Daniel both were speakers at the seminar. They presented a detailed workshop on Yogendra Asanas. Jeenal spoke on Sustainable development based on Ethical norms of Yoga in the age of Industrial Violence.
The seminar consisted of informative presentation on researches on Yogic science, inaugural lecture on Yoga & naturopathy, a spiritual transformation session ‘ Voice of love’ by the founder of Alma matter TT Rangrajan, Obesity and Yoga, Heart care presentation by Dr. Shantaram Shetty of The Yoga Institute, Yoga Nidra session by Mr. Andre.
On the second day early in the morning there was a Yoga awareness rally being organized by the team of Ujjain Yoga life Society to motivate the residents of the city to incorporate Yoga as a way of life into their daily routine. Meena Ramnathan presented a very informative workshop on Rishi Culture Yoga.
Apart from this there were lovely cultural shows that were organized such as the Music session ‘ Kabeer Yog Gaan’ –Folk singing by Padma Shri Prahlad Tipaniya. A beautiful and vibrant Malwa dance of India by Pallavi Kishan and Pratikalpa group and a musical session by Salil Bhatt – Sattvik Veena (a form of Guitar).
There were many informative technical session by various doctors of Naturopathy, Homeopathy and Ayurveda. Dr. Arpan Bhatt from the Jamnagar Ayurveda University of Gujarat presented an extremely detailed session on Yoga and Ayurveda. Aslo Dr. Malshe spoke on Obeisty, fasting and Yoga.
The Valedictory session on the last day happened in the presence of emiment Yoga personalities suchas Shri Vijay Tiwari, Dr. Shantaram Shetty and Prof. H.R. Nagendra. Daniel R Fonseca of The Wiseliving Yoga was also one of the speaker in the valedictory session.
In all, the seminar was highly informative, it gave a platform to the Yoga scholars to exchange ideas, spread the knowledge of Yoga and also gave opportunity of networking.
We would like to thank Pt Radhe Shyam Mishra and his group to arrange this International Yoga event that brought the Yoga aspirants and renowned scholars from different parts of the world under one roof of spirituality.