Home Retail Patanjali to spend Rs 10,000 crore on Yoga research: Baba Ramdev

Patanjali to spend Rs 10,000 crore on Yoga research: Baba Ramdev

By  
SHARE

Yoga guru on Wednesday said that will soon spend Rs 10,000 crore on Yoga research work in India.

Patanjali to spend Rs 10,000 crore on Yoga research: Baba Ramdev
Ramdev praised PM Modi for placing Yoga on the international map, and said that Govt funds for Yoga should be increased as the ancient Indian science has to be taken to the masses

“We are already spending a lot of money on Yoga research work, but we have earmarked Rs 10,000 crore for more research on the ancient art,” he was quoted by IANS as saying while addressing a gathering at the inaugural session of the two-day international conference on ‘Yoga for Body and Beyond’ in Delhi.

According to an IANS report Baba Ramdev also praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for putting Yoga on the international map. He said Government funds for Yoga should be increased as the ancient Indian science needs to be taken to the masses.

READ MORE: Patanjali to touch $1 billion mark by 2017

“It’s a big world. We will educate and prepare 1 lakh Yoga teachers soon,” he was further quoted by IANS as saying, adding that once it’s done, at least 1 crore people would benefit from Yoga.

Head of ,  was also quoted by IANS as saying on the occasion that mental stress was responsible for various diseases in the society.

READ: Ramdev invokes Swadeshi, wants Patanjali in shops

“Stress is a major problem these days. Only Yoga can heal stress,” Pandya, who had recently refused the Modi Government’s proposal to take up a Rajya Sabha seat, was quoted by IANS as saying.