Yoga Setu Newsletter (YSN) is a quarterly publication of the Institute of Yoga Therapy and Meditation (IYTM), Center of Integrative Medicine and Yoga (CIMY), a division of Taksha Institute (TI or Taksha). Taksha, founded in 1976 in Hampton, Virginia, is an independent, 501(c)3 not-for-profit educational organization.

All proceeds from donations to YSN or other Taksha endeavors, registration fees, sales, grants, and/or contracts support TI’s educational and research activities. Help us continue our educational offerings, services, and informational outreach products by clicking here to make your tax-deductible donation to YSN/Taksha.

Our guiding principles and contact points are as follows:

YSN Mission Statement

To serve as a source of knowledge and information for increasing awareness about the philosophy and practice of yoga and yoga therapy for the health and well-being of all.

YSN Objectives

First, to facilitate communication between and among yoga and health experts, as well as educators, trainers, and enthusiasts, for the dissemination of information on the philosophy and practice of yoga therapy for health and healing of body, mind, emotions and consciousness, as a (w)holistic approach.

Second, to provide information on: 1) past, current, and upcoming yoga-related events, locally in Virginia, and globally; and 2) research on topics of interest to the yoga community.

Third, to provide a vehicle for yoga communities on the Virginia Peninsula and in Virginia Tidewater and elsewhere, to share their learning experiences, thoughts, joys and fears, and visions of perfect health.

YSN Editorial Board

Abha Gupta, Ph.D., Editor
Dilip K. Sarkar, M.D., F.A.C.S., CAP, Co-editor
Adarsh Deepak, Ph.D., Co-editor & Managing Editor
Reach us at: contact@taksha.org