About Ghosh Yoga

About Ghosh Yoga

  • The Late Yogendra Bishnu Charan Ghosh was a yogic physical culturist, initially trained by his older brother, Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda, the renown author of “Autobiography of a Yogi”.
     
  • Bishnu Ghosh's system involved muscle control methods and training of body builders. He toured the world with his students in the 1930s demonstrating feats of physical and mental strength, including yoga posture demonstrations. 
     
  • Ghosh's Yoga College was established in 1923, by Bishnu Ghosh and he started a still in use community clinic using yoga postures and movement as individual treatment for various physical and mental ailments. 
    • Julie studied the Bishnu Ghosh technique of prescriptive yoga from Muktamala Ghosh, the granddaughter of Bishnu Ghosh.
“What is desirable in body culture is the harmonious development of power over the voluntary action of muscles and the involuntary processes of health, lungs, stomach and other organs and important glands.”

-Bishnu Ghosh