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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’.


The organization is founded by Dr. Indranill Basu Ray. Dr. Basu Ray is a Cardiologist and Cardiac Electrophysiologist at the Memphis VA Hospital and an Adjunct Professor at The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN. He is also a Visiting Professor of Cardiology and Head of Integrative Cardiology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, UK, India.

Dr. Basu Ray started meditation at the age of six and was initiated in to kriya yoga by the great kriya yoga master and a disciple of Sri SriYukteshwarGiri, Swami Hariharananda. He has been practicing kriya under the guidance of many kriya yoga masters.


Dr. H R Nagendra

Dr. R Nagaratna

Dr. Ravi Kant

Dr. MC Mishra

Dr. Srinath Reddy

Dr.Prabhakar Dorairaj

Dr. Balram Singh

Dr. Govardhan Das

Dr. Brahmah Singh

Dr. Bhusan Patwardhan

Dr. Jayant Sahasrabudde

Dr. Bala

Dr. Subodh Tiwari

Dr. Akshay Anand

Dr. Jaideep Arya

Swami Dayadhipadhananda

Dr. Chanchal Roy

Dr. Anand Balayogi

Dr. Ishwar Basavaraddi

Dr. Debanik Chowdhury.


Dr. Indranill Basu Ray
Mr. Nirmalya Bhattacharyya
Co Chairman
Shri Gaurav Singh
Prof Nirmal Gupta
Vice Chairman
Dr. Dinesh Patel
Dr Mahadevan Seetharaman
Mr. Ritesh Verma
Mr. Manish Shrivastava
Shri KV Kumar
VC– Strategies
Sree N. Sreenath
VC– Global Education
Shri Appen Menon
Legal Counsel - USA
Dr. Bhanu Duggal
VC– Research Initiatives
Acharya Shri Gaur
Vice chairman Community Relations & Fund Raising
Dr. Ashita BR
Director Content & Newsletter
Dr Neena Vachaspati
Dr Satish Krishnana
Operations - UAE
Shri Ramanand Garge
Operations - Australia
Mr. Chaitanya Patil
Tech Head
Dr Akshay Anand
Dr Shankar Natarajan
Dr Susheel Sharma
Dr Damodar Reddy Kumbala


Dr. David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri)

Guruji Dr HR Nagendra

Ms. Nivedita Bhide

Contact For AAYM

1755, Groveway Dr, Germantown, TN, USA 38138

Phone: +1 901.860.4752
Fax: +1 901.234.0356