The leading idea of SYA
The SYA upholds the ideas of classic yoga. Yoga taught
through SYA members offers an active approach to life and personality
development through techniques tested by millennia. The activities of SYA and
its member organisations aim at making yoga available to all, who may be
interested in it. The SYA educates competent teachers through its teacher
training centre. The SYA member organisations reach out to all
strata of society on equal opportunity basis. It contributes to the
achievement of greater life satisfaction and integrity of the members of
society. The SYA cares after its members and supports their yoga programme.
Goals of SYA
Yoga is a system of psychophysical practices leading to states of holistic health and spiritual unfoldment. The
yoga techniques increase life quality and support the achievement of integrated
personality. The goal of SYA is to support, through its member organisations,
the development of the psycho-physical culture of people and to support the care
for the physical, mental and social health, through yoga. The
SYA activities facilitate a wider acknowledgement of yoga by the society, they
help to ameliorate the physical, mental and spiritual health of citizens of all
age groups, integrate the yoga approaches, educate yoga teachers and protect the
interests of member organisations.
The SYA is a professional association of yoga
organisations in Slovakia.