AAYM is a not for profit organization on physicians, researchers, medical professional and practitioners of yoga and meditation.The organization is dedicated to education, learning and research on the use of yoga and meditation to make our planet a better place to live. It fosters an interdisciplinary approach linking science, arts, ethics, community, spiritual and sacred to enable humans to achieve the highest goals.
The organizations activities include residential courses, meetings and conferences on meditation and, in addition, provides an opportunity for scholars, researchers, artists, educators, writers to do projects related to scientific analysis of yoga and meditation on human body and the society.
It hosts the American Yoga Conference here in the US. The first conference is slated to be held on the International Yoga Day in June 2021. The conference brings biggest names in the field of yoga research to deliberate and present their research with delegates coming from all over the world.
This is a sister organization to the Indian Organization that held the first “World Conference on the role of Meditation in Cardiovascular Disease at AIIMS, Rishikesh, UK, India. www.meditationconference.org
It also holds the “Ganges-Mississippi” Dialogue- a series of talks with eminent scientists, thinkers, earthmovers and intellectuals whose thought process may bring changes to make this world a better place to live in.
AAYM members involve themselves in multifarious disaster relief either as an organization or individually to fulfill its promise to make this earth “a better place to live’.