Establishment of Central Research Institute of Yoga & Naturopathy (CRIYN)

Yoga and Naturopathy systems are recognized as cost effective and side-effect-free systems all over the World. The strengthening of these systems needs to be given top priority and their efficacy has to be proved scientifically. Yoga and Naturopathy systems are gaining popularity globally. Council has been making regular efforts to prove the efficacy of these sciences for prevention and management of different ailments, but still a lot is required to be achieved. The council is making constant efforts to establish Central Research Institute of Yoga and Naturopathy with 100 bedded Hospital facilities to generate sufficient data in support of the potential of this Health Care Systems.

The establishment of 6 CRIs has already been approved for different States in India by the Governing body out of which two has been upgraded to PGI. The status of development of their construction at various places is as under:-

Central Research Institute (CRI), Bhubaneswar, Odisha:

20 acre cost free land is earmarked by the Govt. of Odisha for establishment of CRI of CCRYN at the outskirts of Bhubaneswar. The Council has taken the possession of the land and funds have been released to CPWD, Bhubaneswar for construction of boundary wall etc. However the construction work could not be started due to administrative reasons.

Central Research Institute for Yoga & Naturopathy (CRIYN), Delhi:

Possession of the Yoga & Naturopathy Hospital Building has been taken and MOU with MCD has been signed. OPD has been started and Yoga & Naturopathy treatments are provided for the benefit of common people.

Central Research Institute for Yoga & Naturopathy (CRIYN), West Bengal:

'In principle' approval of Hon'ble HFM Government of India for acceptance of the cost free land from the Government of West Bengal for setting up of a CRI including 100 bedded hospital on Yoga & Naturopathy has been obtained and conveyed to Government of West Bengal.

Central Research Institute for Yoga & Naturopathy (CRIYN),Rajasthan:

The Govt. of Rajasthan has offered cost free land for setting up of a CRI including 100 bedded hospital on Yoga & Naturopathy. The matter has been brought in the notice of concerned authorities. Further appropriate action is being taken in this regard.

Central Research Institute for Yoga & Naturopathy (CRIYN), Andhra Pradesh:

The Govt. of Andhra Pradesh has 5 acres of cost free land for setting up of a CRI including 100 bedded hospital on Yoga & Naturopathy at Vijayawada. Further appropriate action is being taken in this regard.