National Institute of Naturopathy
National Institute of Naturopathy (NIN), Pune is an autonomous body under Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India, located at a historical place called "Bapu Bhavan" situated at Tadiwala Road, behind Pune Railway Station, Pune. "Bapu Bhavan" is named after Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation, who made this Institute his home by staying here for 156 days, whenever he visited Pune Since 1944.
Formerly this place was known as "Nature Cure Clinic and Sanatorium", run by Late Dr. Dinshaw K. Mehta.AII India Nature Cure Foundation Trust was established in this Centre and Mahatma Gandhi became its life long Chairman. Gandhiji conducted many National and International activities from this place. Gandhiji's life is a source of guidance and a sacred heritage to us.
The NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NATUROPATHY, PUNE came into existence on 22.12.1986. This Institute has a "Governing Body" headed by Hon'ble Minister of AYUSH as its President.
1. Mission : Make Naturopathy and Yoga accessible to all. Provide quality of service by imparting Education and Training in the field of Naturopathy and Yoga.
2. Vision : Health Naturally for all
(i) To provide and encourage facilities for standardization and propagation of the existing knowledge and its application in the field of Naturopathy and Yoga. (ii) Provide facilities and encourage quality training/teaching in Naturopathy and Yoga by establishing a Nature Cure University. (iii) To conduct, facilitate and encourage research activities in all aspects concerning human health. (iv) To establish a living Memorial of Mahatma Gandhi.