We are delighted to welcome Dr. Vinayachandra B. K. as he presents a workshop on the yoga sutra’s of Patanjali. This two hour workshop will be an introduction on the second chapter (Sadhana Pada) of the Yoga Sutras. If you have every wondered what the Sutra’s are all about, or would like some further information on them, this is a fantastic opportunity to further your knowledge.
Dr. Vinayachandra B. K. is presently the Director of Veda Vijnana Shodha Samsthanam, a Bangalore-based research centre working in the areas of Sanskrit, Yoga and Indic Studies. He is also the co-founder of Ritambhara Yogashala and Takshashila Institute of India Studies along with Dr. Anuradha Choudry. Vinaya has a PhD on psychological insights in the Vedas from Pondicherry University, Masters’ in Sanskrit, English, Yogic Science and Applied Psychology.
Vinaya is a dedicated teacher who travels across the world conducting courses, lectures and workshops on a unique blend of Yoga, Psychology and Sanskrit. He is a guest faculty/resource person at various Universities and Yoga Associations including. He has had the privilege of being a tutor at the European Union of Yoga Congress, Zinal, Switzerland for the years 2013, 2014 and has been invited as the Guest of Honour at the upcoming Congress in 2017.
His publications include a report on Standardization of Yoga Terminologies for WHO, a book co-edited with Dr. Anuradha Choudry titled ‘Perspectives on Indian Psychology’, published by Jain University Press besides a few articles, papers, booklets on Yoga, Indian Psychology, Culture and Spirituality. In addition to his academic interests, he is deeply passionate to work with children and youth and is involved with several cultural and service organizations in varied capacities.
Date: April 22nd