Andiappan Yoga Community (AYC)
is a volunteer-based nonprofit
organisation offering therapeutic
yoga classes to those in need.
Our Story
Our community was initiated in 2010 by a group of students of Master Yogananth of Anahata Yoga centre. We carry on, in Hong Kong, a long tradition of outreach from Asana Andiappan College in Chennai, India. Andiappan Yoga Community was registered as a section 88 charitable institution in 2015. Today, we are a community of over 500 registered volunteer yoga teachers serving thousands of students across Hong Kong.
Our Mission
Our mission is to enrich lives with yoga and expand access to its therapeutic benefits to all communities across Hong Kong
Our Vision
Yoga is an ancient practice that nurtures mental and physical well-being. Our vision is to remove barriers and make the benefits of yoga accessible to those in need.
Our Values

Spirit of Volunteerism: AYC originated in from a spirit of giving. Since inception, AYC has been fully manned by volunteers who are committed to offering yoga to those in need.

Do no harm: Safety is paramount in all that we do at AYC. Our yoga classes are therapeutic, focusing on the needs of students and respecting their limits.

Integrity: As yoga teachers and in working with vulnerable communities, our integrity is key.

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