Ujjain: The two- day international yoga seminar- 2014 titled ‘ Scientific, Social & Spiritual Awakening with oga’ was inaugurated at Pt Suryanarayan Sankul auditorium of Kalidasa Sanskrit Academy under the aegis of Ujjain oga Life Society here on Saturday.
About 650 people, including 54 foreigners from 22 countries, have registered for the international seminar. The seminar would focus on various dimensions of yoga and its manifestations. Bhartrihari, Sandipani, Dhanvantari and Matsyendra Nath felicitation was organised at 9 am on Saturday in the presence of chief guest Padamabhooshan Dr BM Hegde, president Guru Amrit Desai and the guest of honour HH Jagatguru Swami Amrit Suryananda Maharaja.
The guest speakers were Subodh Tiwari, Dr Rajan Narayanan, Dr Alex Hankey, ogi Andre Riehl and Promil Sequiera. Baba Chandrashekhar and Dr Vikrant Singh Tomar addressed the first technical session.Dr Hegde spoke on the concept. Prof Hankey delivered a lecture on yoga and human organism and scientific logic of yoga.