Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana (S-VYASA) is regarded as A World Class Yoga University in the field of Yoga Research and Yoga Therapy and is also a registered charitable institution (1986) working for making Yoga as a socially relevant Science. It is also the First ISO 2001:2008 Certified Yoga University.
S-VYASA is a Category ‘A’ deemed university located in Bangalore, India. The University is dedicated to the study of yoga based on the teachings of Swami Vivekananda, who was an Indian Hindu monk and a chief disciple of the 19th-century Indian mystic Ramakrishna. It is a unique Yoga University translating the vision and teachings of Swami Vivekananda to action through academic higher education programs. S-VYASA and VYASA have their campus 30 Kms away from the center of Bangalore. The campus is called Prashanti Kutiram, the Abode of Peace. Lying in the lap of nature amidst greenery, the campus lies sprawling over 100 acres. The campus is about 14 Kms from the bountiful Bannerughatta National Park.
S-VYASA is also reinforced by one-of-its-kind Yoga Therapy Research health Home with a 250-bed inpatient treatment facility called Arogyadhama run by VYASA.
SVYASA offers both regular classroom courses and distance education programs. With 5 major Divisions as Yoga– Spirituality, Yoga & Life Sciences, Yoga & Physical Sciences, Yoga & Management Studies, Yoga & Humanities. S-VYASA has an exhaustive Yoga Library with a virtuous collection of 15000 books, videos and books. The digital library has a few thousand on-line journals. SVYP (Swami Vivekananda Yoga Prakashan) is the publication wing of S-VYASA. We have about 35 Titles, Videos and Audios. Over the years, S-VYASA has been substantiating scientific validation through Research at S-VYASA. We have successfully published 284 research papers. S-VYASA has carried itself as a Centre of Advanced Research (CAR) in Yoga and Neurophysiology accredited by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).