Maa Bhagwati Vikas Sansthan
Yoga Guru Devendra Aggarwal
Yoga Guru Devendra Aggarwal (Guruji) was born on August 8, 1974, to Sri Jairam Aggarwal and Smt. Bhagwati Devi at Udaipur. The flair for social service was present in the heart of Guruji right from childhood, and he dedicated his life to social service, which was supported by his wife, Smt. Harsha Aggarwal whole heartedly.
Guruji established Maa Bhagwati Vikas Sansthan with an aim to protect, preserve and nurture humanity through the life conservation drive. The drive’s main motive was to protect, secure and develop practically every human life form on the planet by providing equal opportunities for growth.
Ancient India was the most prosperous and culturally rich country of the world and had led the world at various fronts. The ancient practice of Yoga in India is an effective method for an individual to develop physically, mentally, socially and spiritually to attain the highest form of salvation and adopt a holistic way of living.
Keeping the importance of Yoga in mind, Maa Bhagwati Vikas Sansthan started ‘Swargayatna’ and ‘Anandam’ social initiatives to spread awareness about the benefits of Yoga and help people adopt a healthy lifestyle. This is done by organizing free workshops and yoga camps on local, regional and national levels where individuals can learn about yoga and its advantages. ‘Chair Yoga’, a popular initiative promoted by Maa Bhagwati Vikas Sansthan showed a way for working professionals to accommodate Yoga in their daily lifestyle. The organization also succeeded in treating heart diseases and other chronic diseases in hospitals with the help of Yoga.
The alarming figures related to female feticide revealed that the maximum number of such cases were registered in Udaipur in the year 2006. The discovery of a rising number of female fetus’ in the lakes of Udaipur city shocked Guruji and made him take the decision to start Cradle point and Mahesh Ashram to control such cases in the city.
Guruji feels that every child, every girl should live life freely and completely and every human life form should be given a chance to develop. He envisions spreading the following initiatives around the country
Save the girl child campaign to balance the sex ratio
Guruji’s vision for the success of this campaign accommodates the following ideas:
- To establish cradle point on a pan-India scale
- Connecting cradle points to child foster homes for the physical, mental and emotional development of a child.
- Providing secure and safe environment to expecting pregnant mothers
Reduce infant mortality rate, eliminate malnutrition and promoting donation of mother’s milk
- Promoting milk donation among lactating mothers
- Creating awareness about breastfeeding
- Establishment of mother milk banks on pan-India scale
- Motivating and providing support for establishment of Milk Banks
- Creating awareness about infant mortality rate, malnutrition and eliminating the causes for the same.
Spread the message of holistic health, wellness, and comprehensive development by adopting Yoga in daily life.