ISHA FOUNDATION INC

Rating: 4.85 stars   33 reviews

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Location: 951 Isha Ln McMinnville TN 37110 USA

Mission: Isha Foundation is a non-profit corporation established in the USA and a charitable trust founded by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev in India in 1992.  The foundation serves as an educator, catalyst and resource for yoga science and natural health.  Isha Foundation conducts various public welfare programs to advance physical, mental and spiritual development through the integration of body mind and spirit.  The foundation improves the quality of life for the impoverished through humanitarian and social outreach programs such as “Action for Rural Rejuvination,” medical and disaster relief for the poor, student scholarships for destitute children with "Isha Vidhya", environmental restoration & awareness and prison yoga programs entitled “Inner Freedom for the Imprisoned”. A significant amount of the foundation’s efforts involve Mobile Health Clinics for rural villages in India and facilitating Yoga Programs to help individuals regain health, find peace within and become responsible to the world around them. Through humanitarian programs and other advanced yoga programs, Isha Foundation provides the potential and process for individual transformation, helping to establish a peaceful and prosperous global society.
Geographic areas served: Worldwide
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Rating: 5 stars  

1 person found this review helpful

Very well organized programme and an extremely good group of volunteers were executing their jobs with utmost dedication, Isha foundation is doing an excellent job of developing social awareness amongsth not only its volunteers but also amongsth public. As part of the programme, free saplings were allso distributed to the participants.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

walk/run for water organised in Chennai on 18.04.2010. Seen the excellent efforts of Isha Foundation for the wellbeing of the whole world. Very pleasant goup of volunteers who were doing their duties in a calm and disciplined manner.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I feel no change needs to be made to this organization.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

The way in which the volunteers have been trained to carry out their duties with much involvement and poise. Plant saplings were also distributed as an effort to fight global warming.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

very calm and dedicated to their work and also were service oriented, They are always ready to give a helping hand.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

be the best thing that could happen to this world where the money would be utilized for public welfare.

Ways to make it better...

I had also been one of the volunteers in Isha Foundation.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

to meet to the high expectations which it has developed amongst the public

One thing I'd also say is that...

I sincerely pray that Isha Foundation continues to execute its wonderful projects and also more number of youngsters join hands with this organization to make it agrand success

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-4-01

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