Yoga & Ayurveda
By Patanjali Yogpeeth, Haridwar
DCA’s Resides in the heart of Patanjali Yogpeeth in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, is one of the largest yoga institutes in India, possibly the whole world. Named after the Rishi Patanjali, the institute is Baba Ramdev's flagship project. Its purpose is to practise and research and develop yoga and ayurveda, as well as manufacture ayurvedic medicines. It is also the home of the University of Patanjali. Acharya Balkrishna is the General Secretary of Patanjali Yogpeeth.
Located on the adjacent to Devbhoomi Children Academy Haridwar-Delhi highway at NH-58, very near to Roorkee, Patanjali Yogpeeth offers treatments for all and has residential accommodation. Pantanjali Yogpeeth is about 20 km from Haridwar at Kankhal and about 15 km from Roorkee.
Also, Yoga is not a religion it is a science, science of well-being, science of youthfulness, science of integrating mind, body and soul.
In a healthy body resides a healthy mind. And one science bestowed upon us by our ancestors which caters to both in the science of Yoga. Yoga was bound to be an integral part of DCA’s education, not only because we are the modern gurukul And resides in Patanjali Yogpeeth, but also because of the positive impact it has on students. Yoga helps in relaxation of the mind and strengthening of the body.
Yoga helps in better concentration, sharpening of brain, reducing anxiety, increasing immunity, reducing tardiness and increase in confidence. During their formative years, students undergo many changes- physiological, psychological and sociological. And through these challenges the child develops a personality. Yoga helps the student with a firm base and helps them to develop a balanced personality. And along with this, is the strength and guidance provided by DCA’s. The outcome is a healthy persona radiant by oneself.