June 21, 2017: An important step is promoting the health security of the human population has been taken by bringing widespread knowledge of yoga through the declaration of the International Yoga day. Our bodies require as much care and prompt attention to problems as for example an automobile. The International Yoga Day will emphasise that the healthy body is essential for healthy mind. This is the pathway for a world of harmony and peace. Our Prime Minister deserves our gratitude for highlighting the importance of healthy bodies and healthy mind to yoga.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.