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The USA Devanand Yoga Cultural Center is a not for profit, educational, spiritual, philosophical and not religious organization founded in 1991 by Guruji Luis F. Rivera, direct disciple of Swami Guru Devanand Saraswati Ji Maharaj.

We believe that humanity's physical-mental-spiritual balance and well being is the base of our society. The Devanand Yoga Center wants to help the individual strengthen the different aspects of the personality to become more positive, making the world a better place in which to live. A dedicated group of volunteers works to promote these values.

The USA Devanand Yoga Cultural Center is interested in promoting the following:

  • Attain world peace through individual peace
  • Train students on the importance of integrating, strengthening and harmonizing all aspects of their personality: physical body, mind, and soul
  • Motive individuals to follow an active life by doing exercises to prevent physical and mental diseases
  • Provide orientations on the benefits of a vegetarian diet and its influence on the body and mind
  • Teach the ancient technique of Mantra Yoga Meditation
  • Offer orientations and techniques on how to:
    • Be more positive
    • Improve memory and concentration
    • Increase self-esteem
    • Increase will power
    • Reduce stress
    • Increase self control
    • Develop creativity
    • Develop mental potential and power
    • Develop deep conscious levels