Aim

The aim of the Foundation is to help children realise their full potential in life, by improving their physical, emotional and mental health through the medium of Yoga; to provide access to education, health care and proper diet.

Yoga – Education –Health

The aim of the Foundation is to help children realise their full potential in life, by improving their physical, emotional and mental health through the medium of Yoga; to provide access to education, health care and proper diet.

Yoga

  • Physical Strength and Flexibility
  • Stress Reduction, Self-Confidence
  • Power of Concentration and Mental Strength

Education

  • Language and Vocational trainings
  • Employability Skills and Placement Support as a Yoga Teacher
  • Career Guidance

Health

  • General Health Support (Medical Consultation, Vaccination)
  • Proper Diet and Nutrition
  • Suitable/ Appropriate Clothes
  • Weight balancing and Physical Disorder Therapy (locomotor/ respiratory system

Target Group

The focus is to work with boys and girls between the age of 3 to early 20s, from underprivileged and poorer families in Kanhai Village, a suburb of Gurugram. While the first students in 2008 were boys, the Foundation now includes a growing number of girls.

Charity and Donation Programmes

Events

On 05 October 2017, we had our first charity dinner. DiGhent Café offered delicious food, the children of AumYogaShala Foundation performed Yoga and a singer chanted mantras. Our guest loved it and want to come again for the next event.

Performances

Some children/ studends form groups („Acro Kings“, „Enthrall Group“, „Indian Boys“, „D Flexomenia“), have rehearsed choreographies and can thus perform at company events, shows, celebrations and shop openings. They have been semi-finalist in India´s got Talent Show in session 5. Performances can be paid as donations and in so doing your will support the little Yogis to reach a better lifestyle. Ask for details!

Food Donations

Food boxes, every Sunday for at least 35 children! By the help of DiGhent Café at Cross Point Mall 35 children get every Sunday a delicious food box for a healthy and balanced diet.

Clothes Donations

Every now and then, we are supported by clothes donations. Before you through something (clothes, shoes, toys, tool etc.) out, give it us! As Kanhai Village also is surrounded by a few slums, we will always be able to find someone who would be pleased to take it..

Sponsorships from Germany

Some children have been already found a sponsor or as we call them “special friend”. If you would like to become a special friend for a little Yogi, pls contact us! There are short term programmes, one time donations, or school fee payments and further more.


Sapna is sponsored by Yvonne, Düsseldorf and Muskan is sponsored by Kirti, Düsseldorf


Rishabh is sponsored by Helga, Aachen


Pratibha is sponsored by Aljana, Ratingen


Rashmi is sponsored by Martina, Recklinghausen

The Objectives of the Foundation are

  • To offer Yoga lessons for everyone regardless of gender, religion, caste, reginal origin, without fear of harassment
  • To provide a safe place where girls and boys can practise Yoga together as well as meet friends
  • To help girls build their agency and self-confidence
  • To provide a regular supply of nutritious food and appropriate clothing (especially in winter)
  • To assist families with doctor’s appointments and medical treatment (e. g. vaccinations)
  • To promote and improve literacy (Hindi, English)
  • To provide guidance to students with regard to their choice of apprenticeships or occupation
  • To encourage and enable girls and boys to remain in education
  • To offer a continuous programme throughout the year including school holidays
  • To participate in national Yoga competitions (including travel chaperoning/ covering travel costs)
  • The acquisition of scholarships and sponsorships for long-term support
  • To provide Yoga teacher training for those who wish to pursue this as a career and form of income
  • The establishment of Yoga classes in schools to improve health and concentration
  • Research in the field of children’s yoga, thus promoting physical and mental health and development

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