Gandhinagar, Monday: Trustees of Surendranagar-based Life Mission Trust, led by Mr. I.K. Jadeja, called on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi here today and thanked him for reposing confidence on the Trust for setting up a self-financed Yoga University in the private sector in Ahmedabad. A related Bill was also passed in the Gujarat Legislative Assembly.
Rajshri Muni Maharaj is the chairman of the Trust busy in yoga practice and training at Jakhad in Limbdi taluka for the last 20 years, with its other centres at Kayavarohan, Malav and Ansho in Gujarat and at different place in India and in 20 countries. The trust also carries out educational, spiritual and social activities, holds yoga competition at national and international level.
The delegation, comprising trustees and yoga trainers from 26 districts of Gujarat, Rajasthan Delhi, Mumbai and Maharashtra, wished Mr. Modi inaugurated the university.
Speaking to the delegation, Mr. Modi stressed on the need to produce excellent yoga teachers and apply yoga to cure mentally challenged children. He wished the university propagated yoga far and wide.