Category Archives: Yoga

International Yoga Day 2019

On the occasion of International Day of Yoga, members of the Sambhavna Trust Clinic, addressed a press conference calling for the use of yoga in treating pain among the survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal. They said potentially harmful painkillers were being routinely and heavily prescribed in government hospitals intended to provide care […]

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International Women’s Day 2019

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. International Women’s Day (IWD) has occurred for well over a century, with the first​ ​IWD gathering in 1911 supported by over a million people […]

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Yoga for Bhopal Events for the Disaster’s Anniversary

Yoga For All York Iyengar Yoga teacher Laura Potts has put together an amazing looking event in aid of our Yoga for Bhopal project with participatory, informative and entertaining activities including: Restorative, relaxing Iyengar yoga session suitable for all; Indian snacks and warm chai; dance performance by Zoobin Surty Company dancers; a Yoga quiz with […]

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A Yoga for Bhopal Update

We are very pleased to announce that Laura Potts at Yoga For All York is holding a fundraising event on Saturday 1st December, in aid of The Bhopal Medical Appeal and our Yoga For Bhopal project. Laura held a successful workshop last year and for this event  has planned a varied line up of participatory, […]

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We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.