2Indian Yoga Association was a maiden effort made by the Government of India and also all leading yoga institutions following lineages of more than 25-30 years to bring together all institutes of Yoga under one umbrella.
The Association is a non-profitable, non-political and non- religious body, set-up with the sole and bona-fide aim to develop and promote the knowledge, education and applications of Yoga for the benefit of all sections of the society. A self-regulatory body established in 31st Oct., 2008 approved by Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India & Min. of Health & Family Welfare. Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shri. NarendraModi has taken a leadership to spread this India’s cultural and spiritual heritage worldwide with credible system which shall provide India leadership to ensure the quality in teaching and training in Yoga. Today Yoga has not remained restricted to the hermitages. People across the globe practice Yoga in one form or the other. The need of the hour is to impart quality teaching and training to the public which is one of the main objectives of IYA. Indian Yoga Association responding to the call of the Hon’ble Prime Minister and accepting the responsibility of making the vision of the Hon’ble Prime Minister into a reality.