YogaLife USA History
The seeds of YogaLife USA, inc. were sown way back in 1997, when the founding members were fascinated by Yoga and adopted it as the way of life. After learning and perfecting it over several years, the benefits were clearly visible – improved physical health, enhanced mental tenacity, and superior quality of life. After experiencing the amazing benefits first hand, she felt a desire to help the community. This is when YogaLife was born. The objective of this non-profit organization is to extend the benefits of Yoga to family, friends, and the community at large.
The conceptualization of YogaLife USA, inc. happened during Pt Radheshyam Mishra’s last visit to United States in June-July 2012, after seeing the enthusiasm of the Yog followers during his workshops, the decision was made to promote Classical Yog of The Yog Institute Santacruz, Mumbai in that part of the world. YogaLife USA, Inc. was registered on September 19th 2012, as a Non profit Organisation with certification of 501c in the State of Maryland with the commitment to make this organisation available to the community with true Yog spirit and educate them with real, authentic, traditional Yog of India.
Apart from regular and weekend Yoga classes, the Organisation has conducted more then 100 workshops/lectures and special classes for Sr Citizens at our centres in NJ, MD and CA.
Founder & President, YogaLife India; Co-Founder, YogaLife USA, Inc.
Director, YogaLife USA, Inc.
Director & Co-Founder, YogaLife USA, Inc.
Our Lineage & Tradition
The Yoga Institute, Mumbai
The Institute is an oasis of peace in the middle of the hustle-bustle of Mumbai city. The simplicity, sincerity and non commercial angle of the Institute draws many people from across the world and today more than a thousand people come to the Institute daily. The courses offered here include Health camps for several health conditions like Cardiac problems and Hypertension, Respiratory problems, Diabetes, Orthopedic conditions and Stress related problems, etc. Some had remarked that at the Institute we cater to people from the womb to the tomb as Couple’s classes offers guidance for harmony in marital life, pregnancy ante natal and post natal classes are held, as are children’s classes, including some for teenagers and then right into adult life. Some Personal Growth workshops foster on the concepts of Self Development, Concentration, Relaxation and Mind and Memory Training. These topics are based on the Samkhya principles of the Bhavas or attitudes which have to be inculcated for a healthy state. Many find succor, guidance and help at the Institute, while others find their experiences as life changing at this Institute founded around ninety five years ago. Follow link for deatails “www.theyogainstitute.org”, The Yoga Institute, Santacruz (East), Mumbai, India was founded in 1918 by Shri Yogendraji and is the oldest organized center of Yoga in the world.
PT Radheshyam Mishra Joined this Institute in November, 1993, as a student of Yoga Teacher Training. After completion of Teacher Training he was there till 1995 as faculty.
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