Dr. Sunanda Rathi is an inspirational Yoga teacher and researcher known for her exceptional mastery in yoga for Obesity. She is founder director of Chiranjiv Foundation , Yoga Education & Research Institute, established in Aug, 2016. (Affiliated to Vyasa Bangalore) Chiranjiv Foundation is Associate Institutional Member of Indian Yoga Association. Aim to create certified yoga trainers who can serve for the wellness of society. Conducting Workshops for Corporate, Students & school Children, workshops for stress management .Also provides Yoga Therapy assistance for yoga ailments .Yoga for fitness classes :Online –Off line.
She completed her certified Yoga Instructor course, from Svyasa, Bangalore in 2013 and YIDM, Yoga Instructor for Diabetes Mellitus from Vyasa, Bangalore in 2014.
She also attained a PhD in Yoga from Svyasa the subject, ‘Effects of integrated Approach of Yoga Therapy on Adolescent obesity’.
Her in-depth knowledge of Yoga and its principles led her to her appointment as Senior Research Fellow in 2017 for the project of Yoga and Diabetes which is a part of the Multi Centric Research Study by Indian Yoga Association, supported by the Ministry of AYUSH.
She is a life member of the prestigious Yoga Indian Association and convener of standing committee of finance. She is also a member of the reputed (SARC) Scientific Advisory Committee, Center for Complementary & Integrative Health School of Health Sciences at Pune.