Andiappan Yoga Community partners with St. Anne’s Catholic Church to share yoga with the overseas workers community in Stanley. “We salute your community for providing free yoga lessons to foreign workers. And in this way your community helps to develop the peace and unity to peoples with different nationalities.” — St. Anne’s Filipino Catholic Group Coordinator Lorenda Rafanan When: Meets twice monthly on every second Sunday from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.; and every f ...
St. Anne’s Catholic Church, 1, Tung Tau Wan Road, Stanley, Hong Kong

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Volunteers Required
Andiappan Yoga Community shares yoga with the overseas workers community in Central on Saturdays. “At first I thought yoga is only for young people, but after this class I realized that this is really for everyone! I am over 50 years old and I’m so happy I was able to join this class. Master Yogananth and the teachers are really inspiring. Thank you for the opportunity and we look forward to more.” — Beth Inocentes, program participant When: Saturdays from 3 to 4 p.m. ...
Pier 10, Central, Hong Kong

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Volunteers Required
Established in 1982, the Vocational Training Council (VTC) is the largest vocational and professional education and training provider in Hong Kong. VTC provides valuable credentials for some 250 000 students each year through a full range of pre-employment and in-service programmes with internationally recognised qualifications. Andiappan Yoga Community is pleased to partner with VTC in providing free yoga classes to VTC students. With the increasing demands of student life, the regular practice of yoga can lead students into well-being and allow the ...
20B Tsing Yi Road, Tsing Yi Island, New Territories

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Volunteers Required
Andiappan Yoga Community shares yoga with the overseas workers community in Discovery Bay on Sundays. “At first I thought yoga is only for young people, but after this class I realized that this is really for everyone! I am over 50 years old and I’m so happy I was able to join this class. Master Yogananth and the teachers are really inspiring. Thank you for the opportunity and we look forward to more.” — Beth Inocentes, program participant When: Sundays from 8:30 to 9:30 a ...
Discovery Bay International School

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Volunteers Required
The Indian Consulate in Hong Kong (Admiralty) has graciously offered their office space to us for our community yoga classes.  Andiappan Yoga Community is now offering Destress Yoga and Meditation classes at Indian Consulate at United Centre, Admiralty, Hong Kong. For anyone looking to alleviate the strains of a busy lifestyle come join this class offered by our trained volunteers and experience the de-stress benefits of yoga. Please fill in the online application form to register for the class. ...
Consulate General of India, Unit A, 16th Floor, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong

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Volunteers Required
Andiappan Yoga Community partners with the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Jockey Club Tai Kok Tsui Integrated Services Centre to share the practice and benefits of yoga with women from disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds. “We really appreciated that Master Vishnu came to teach the first class. He explained yoga to the students in very simple way and delivered an important message about the benefits of yoga.” – Andiappan Yoga Community Volunteer Teacher Ceci Lee When: ...
Shop No. 9, G/F., June Garden, 28 Tung Chau Street, Tai Kok Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong

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Volunteers Required
A growing body of scientific research is beginning to confirm what yogis have known for millennia – yoga offers a wealth of benefits for everyone…and seniors are no exception! Yoga classes for seniors are becoming increasingly popular – after all, seniors are the fastest growing demographic in yoga! Mental health problems are common among the elderly aged 60 or above in Hong Kong.  Andiappan Yoga Community has partnered with Lok Sin Tong to teach tailor made yoga classes for their needs. Our highly trained yoga teacher volunteers will teach gentle poses and breathing techniques that help ...
Lok Sin Tong Benevolent Society. G/F & 1/F, Block 10, Tsuen King Garden, 76-84 Tsuen King Circuit, Tsuen Wan, New Territories

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Volunteers Required
「治療瑜伽課程-乳腺癌康復者」 – 由Andiappan瑜伽社區舉辦 免費課程,我們將提供瑜伽墊和用具。
教學語言:粵語
從練習瑜伽,乳腺癌患者可以得到以下的好處: ‧ 認識冥想和放鬆技巧,以減輕恐懼和焦慮
‧ 從練習溫和的瑜伽式子和冥想,疲勞和疼痛均會有顯著的減輕
‧ 有助淋巴疏通,特別對於正接受治療的患者。
‧ 更快速地恢復正常生活。 課程均由經過訓練及擁有治療瑜伽認證的高質素瑜伽導師教授。 課程中的練習均由Yogananth Andiappan博士設計. 地點:香港中環擺花街1號一號廣場18樓Anahata Yoga。 時間: 星期三 下午兩點三十分至三點三十分
如果要註冊課程,請致電2905 1822或課程開始10分鐘前到達場地。 Andiappan Yoga Community partners with Anahata Yoga Studio to share yoga therapy with women recovering from breast cancer. “I wanted to explore if yoga practice can help to alleviate th ...
Anahata Yoga, 18/F, One Lyndhurst Tower, No. 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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Volunteers Required
A new prospective project has come up, and AYC is looking for volunteer teachers to execute the project and teach the classes. Project Name and Nature: AYC Yoga Class at Cheung Chau Venue: Public Space at Nam Tam Wan temple on Don Bosco Road. close to Peak Road, about a 10-minute walk from the ferry. Class Schedule: Every Sunday 4 – 5 PM Teaching Volunteers Requirements: Volunteer Teachers those who have completed a minimum of 200hrs Yoga Teacher Training Course with Inte ...
Nam Tam Wan temple on Don Bosco Road

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Volunteers Required
A new prospective project has come up, and AYC is looking for volunteer teachers to execute the project and teach the classes: Project Name and Nature:  AYC Yoga Class at Stanley Blake Pier. Venue: Blake Pier, Stanley Class Schedule: Every Sunday 8.30 – 9.30 AM Teaching Volunteer Requirement: Volunteer Teachers those who have completed a minimum of 200hrs Yoga Teacher Training Course with International Yoga Academy, Hong Kong can apply for this project. Notes: This class will be open to the public and especially targ ...
Blake Pier, Stanley

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Volunteers Required
Yoga Classes for Seniors 50+ at Andiappan Yoga Centre, Chennai, India This programme started in Chennai on 6 December 2014 in honor of Guruji’s 85th birthday. The aim of this course is to improve the health of aging senior citizens.  The class is free for all senior participants but class size is limited to 25 students. It is open to both male and female students. Classes will be conducted by certified yoga teacher training graduates from Asana Andiappan College of Yoga and Research Centre ...
Asana Andiappan College of Yoga & Research Centre, 16, 21st Main Road, Anna Nagar West, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Volunteers Required
Andiappan Yoga Community partners with the Changing Young Lives Foundation to teach yoga to mothers from low-income families. “So far, everything is great and super rewarding teaching these ladies. We all have gotten attached to each other and we always have a great class.” — Andiappan Yoga Community Volunteer Teacher Edith Chan When: Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to noon
Where: Pak Tin Estate Block 10, 51 Pak Tin St., Kowloon, Hong Kong
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Pak Tin Estate Block 10, 51 Pak Tin St., Kowloon, Hong Kong

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Volunteers Required
The 24 Hour Race is the largest youth movement in Asia. Since 2010, the 24 Hour Race has engaged more than 1,500,000 youths and raised more than HKD 7.5 million for anti-human trafficking causes. This year, 1000 student runners from 30+ schools in Hong Kong will participate in a 24-hour relay race. Andiappan Yoga Community supports this event and cause. We provide Yoga Teaching Volunteers to offer complimentary session(s) for student runners to enjoy on the day of the rest, as a way to relax and recuperate. Dec 2, 2017 (Saturday)
7 PM – Joan & Alice
9 PM – Wah Gor & Graz ...
High West Picnic Area at 1 Lugard Road, Victoria Peak

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Volunteers Required
This programme started in Chennai on 25  Feb 2015  in honor of  Late Guruma Smt. Sugatha Kumari Andiappan. The aim of this course is to improve txhe health of women and children.  The class is free for all women aged between 40 and above and kids below 15 yrs old , but class size is limited to 25 students.  Classes will be conducted by certified yoga teacher training graduates from Asana Andiappan College of Yoga and Research Centre, Chennai, India. Each class will be assisted by at least two volunteers. ...
Old No. 54, New No. 155, Abibullah Road, T. Nagar Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600017. India

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Volunteers Required
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Andiappan Yoga Community shares yoga with the overseas workers community in Central, Hong Kong. “As I deepened my own yoga practice — and saw how I improved physically, mentally and spiritually — I realized that I wanted to share yoga with more people, especially with those who have limited resources. Domestic helpers work tirelessly day in and day out. If they could have a little time dedicated for themselves to do yoga, they would feel alive, refreshed and inspired when they go back to work.”  ...
Pier 10, Central, Hong Kong

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Volunteers Required
THIS PROGRAMME IS CURRENTLY ON HOLD UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Andiappan Yoga Community (AYC) partners with Youth Outreach School of Hip Hop to teach yoga to at-risk youth. In this program, AYC volunteers teach young break dancers the fundamentals of yoga, especially flexibility, strength, and balance, but also patience and self-control. “The few times I visited the class, you can see that the students are engaged. They pay close attention to the instructor and are eager to do the poses. As in every cl ...
2 Holy Cross Path, Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong

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 THIS PROGRAMME IS CURRENTLY ON HOLD – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Andiappan Yoga Community volunteers teach yoga to the overseas workers community in Tsim Sha Tsui. “Thank you so much to Master Yogananth and Andiappan Yoga Community for arranging this class. I really want to do this regularly. Just after the class I feel very light and alive! I really want to learn more about yoga.” — Rose Lagdaan, program participant When: Sundays fr ...
Kowloon Park, Tsim Sha Tsui

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Anidappan Yoga Community Island East Market Yoga Demo Please come and join the Andiappan Yoga Community for a live yoga demonstration at Island East Market on Sunday, August 10, 17, and 24. Come and enjoy fresh organic market food, handicrafts, live music and practice yoga! ”The yoga demonstrations were fun and invigorating. Thanks to all our volunteers, we had a great turn out. It was great to see the market goers gather around, watch and even participate. The market was also great, lots of fresh organic produce and food ...
Tong Chong Street, Taikoo Place, Island East, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community partners with the Youth Outreach street program to teach yoga to at-risk girls (ages 14-20) in Tuen Mun. “Surprisingly, these teenage girls seemed pretty happy with the yoga practice. They did finish the whole one-hour class and promised to come to the next class! It was a very nice beginning and I sincerely hope they will enjoy the following classes and gradually find out the positive changes through the practice of yoga.” — Andiappan Yoga Community Volunteer Teacher Kammy Tsang • < ...
Tuen Mun

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Anahata Yoga and Andiappan Yoga Community (Teacher Training Graduates of International Yoga Academy- Hong Kong) are hosting a community yoga event this Friday evening to raise funds for the Nepal Red Cross Society. This is to help with the disaster relief from the recent earthquakes that have devastated the country and with over hundreds of thousands of people in need of water and food. The session will be minimum HK$200 per person (cash or cheque) with ALL proceeds going directly to the relief. Please bring positive vibes and energy to the class as we all join together to help this worthy ...
Anahata Yoga, Studio, Hong Kong

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Master Yogananth Andiappan was invited to lead a class of ‘Shiva Yoga Meditation’ to share the benefits of Yoga with the public. The event was available free to the public and participants were able to enjoy a blissful meditation section outdoor. Through this event, Andiappan Yoga Community successfully brought yoga to the public and promoted the benefits of yoga and meditations to the participants. “This summer we will connect you back to Mother Earth, expanding into all things Health & Wellness. Through yoga, meditation, fitness training, music, arts and a special mar ...
Central, Hong Kong

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THIS PROGRAMME IS HOLD UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Andiappan Yoga Community partners with the Hong Kong AIDS Foundation to share yoga with people who live with HIV. “I am very excited to begin this program. You would never know the participants live with a chronic illness. They look more fit and healthier then most people; you can see that they take care of themselves. And I was really impressed with their attitude; you can feel their zest for life and see that they live in the moment.” – Master Yoga ...
5/F Shau Kei Wan Jockey Club Clinic, 8, Chai Wan Road, Shau Kei Wan, Hong Kong

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International Yoga Day is a day to celebrate and bring awareness of yoga to the community. We would like to take this opportunity to raise funds for the Andiappan Yoga Community (AYC) to support the various community yoga projects for the less previleged. AYC is a non-profit organization run fully by volunteers who are certified graduates of International Yoga Academy. AYC members are committed to sharing yoga with those who may not be able to afford classes, particularly those who have special needs or circumstances such as refugees, single mothers, overseas domestic workers to name a few. ...
Anahata yoga, 18/F One Lyndhurst Tower, 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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The Andiappan Yoga Community (AYC) and Anahata Yoga, Hong Kong invites you to celebrate the third International Day of Yoga with various themed yoga classes. This event aims to promote the benefits of yoga to the Hong Kong community and to raise funds to support the various projects of AYC. AYC is a non-profit, fully volunteer organization of International Yoga Academy-certified yoga instructors. AYC volunteers are committed to sharing yoga with those who may not be able to afford classes, particularly those who have special requirements or circumstances, such as breast cancer survivors, si ...
Anahata Yoga, 18/F, One Lyndhurst Tower, No. 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community partners with the Early Psychosis Foundation to share yoga with young people who have been diagnosed with early psychosis. “We believe yoga is good for mental health and will eventually help to bring about positive changes for our patient’s livelihood and facilitate their reintegration into society.” – EPISO Chief Executive Ms. Joy Kok When: Saturdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Where: 496 Jaffe Road, Richmond Plaza, 6F ...
496 Jaffe Road, Richmond Plaza, 6F, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

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International Day of Yoga 2017-  Organised by Asian Society Hong Kong and Co- Sponsored by Indian Consulate, Hong Kong Relieving Stress in Teens through Yoga with Mouna Chamariq of Andiappan Yoga Community The number of activities, distractions, and demands on teenagers is constantly increasing in this day and age. Even at a young age, teenagers are faced with a heightened level of pressure and parents and guardians have a greater responsibility to keep up. This is a highly engaging and enjoyable class for teenagers (13 —19 years old). It will incorporate an active medi ...
Asian Society, Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community partners with Anahata Yoga to share yoga therapy with women recovering from breast cancer. “I wanted to explore if yoga practice can help to alleviate the physical symptoms experienced by cancer patients. Stress is one of the most common complaints by many cancer patients. Yoga practice helped these patients to build self-confidence in managing the physical symptoms and thereby improve their overall well-being.” — Andiappan Yoga Community Volunteer Teacher Wendy Lam ...
Anahata Yoga, 18/F, One Lyndhurst Tower, No. 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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Fundraiser for the Victims of Japan’s Earthquake The Sendai Tsunami has brought great devastation and many hundreds of thousands of people have been displaced or are living in shelters, many without heating, fuel, Efforts are being made to clear roads and open supply routes, but this work is hampered by the problems with the nuclear reactors at Fukushima and by the persisting winter weather. An enchanting Kirtan and Meditation session by the Anahata Yoga team and AYC Volunteers to raise funds for the victims of Japan’s earthquake. Members and non-members are all welco ...
Anahata yoga, 18/F One Lyndhurst Tower, 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community partners with Anahata Yoga to share yoga therapy with women recovering from breast cancer. “I wanted to explore if yoga practice can help to alleviate the physical symptoms experienced by cancer patients. Stress is one of the most common complaints by many cancer patients. Yoga practice helped these patients to build self-confidence in managing the physical symptoms and thereby improve their overall well-being.” — Andiappan Yoga Community Volunteer Teacher Wendy Lam< ...
Anahata Yoga, 18/F, One Lyndhurst Tower, No. 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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Chennai  Emergency Flood Relief Donation Drive Andiappan Yoga Community offers flood relief assistance to people in Chennai, India. Your Donations will help people with food and basic needs with a priority for children, women and the elderly.  Many people are now homeless with no access to shelter for up to 20 days. They need your immediate help with food and water. Please support t ...
Anahata yoga, 18/F One Lyndhurst Tower, 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community & Asia Society Health & Wellness Program (Phase 2) Dec 2, 2017 (Saturday)
Location: Asia Society Hong Kong Centre, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, Hong Kong 10 AM – Family Yoga with Petra & Naomi
11:30 AM – Pranayama & Meditation with Anuja Asia Society will be charging students a nominal fee for the classes. Contact Person: Shaheen Nakoda , Program Manager / 2103 9515   ...
9 Justice Dr, Admiralty, Hong Kong

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The First International Day of Yoga was celebrated all over the world on 21 June 2015 The United Nations proclaimed 21 June as the International Day of Yoga. Recognizing its universal appeal, on 11 December 2014, the United Nations proclaimed 21 June as International Yoga Day by resolution 69/131. International Yoga Day aims to raise awareness worldwide of the many benefits of practicing yoga. ...
Anahata Yoga, 18/F One Lyndhurst Tower, 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Andiappan Yoga Community volunteers teach yoga to women recovering from breast cancer at Tuen Mun Hospital. Courses run in six week intervals. “I feel more comfortable after doing yoga. It helps to relieve the body aches from [chemo] treatments. That’s why I came today, even though my body is still quite sore from the recent chemo.” — Kam, yoga program participant
Where: Tuen Mun Hospital, 23 ...
Tuen Mun Hospital, 23 Tsing Chung Koon Road, Tuen Mun, New Territories, Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community has started a Parent and Child yoga class in partnership with Changing Young Lives Foundation. When: Sundays from 1:30 to 2:30 PM (Sunday schedule varies; please contact Project Leader May Chung)
Where: Pak Tin Estate Block 10, 51 Pak Tin St., Kowloon, Hong Kong
Requirements: Minimum three-month commitment, Cantonese-speaking teachers preferred Changing Young Lives Foundation provides health, welfare, educati ...
Pak Tin Estate Block 10, 51 Pak Tin St., Kowloon, Hong Kong

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Andiappan Yoga Community partners with Vision First to share with yoga with refugees and asylum-seekers Hong Kong. Note: This program is not currently active. If you would like to help restart or teach in this program, please click the ”Volunteer for this project” button below. For more information on Vision First, please visit: www.vfnow.org ...
Hong Kong

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Date: 25th September, 2017 (Mon) Time: 19:00 – 21:00 Venue: Room 105, Chong Yuet Ming Amenities Centre, The University of Hong Kong (Multi-Purpose Room) Number of Participants: 30 – 35 AYC has been invited by the Science Society of The University of Hong Kong to host an introductory yoga class for their students. This event is offered free to all students in the Science faculty. The participants ...
Room 105, Chong Yuet Ming Amenities Centre, The University of Hong Kong (Multi-Purpose Room) 

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Andiappan Yoga Community organizes yoga classes to raise funds for the Hong Kong Cancer Fund to help raise awareness of breast cancer. The Hong Kong Cancer Fund is the largest cancer support organization in Hong Kong, providing free information and professional support to anyone living with or affected by cancer; including women suffering from breast cancer. For more information about the Hong Kong Cancer Fund, please visit: www.cancer-fund.org ...
Hong Kong

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Andiappan Yoga Community Partners with the Autism Partnership School Note: This program is not currently active. If you would like to help restart or teach in this program, please click the ”Volunteer for this project” button below or contact AYC at info@yogacommunity.org The Autism Partnership School (APS) is a non-profit, non-subvented, special needs school in Hong Kong. It is also the biggest private registered special needs school that can cater to as many as 6 ...
Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community Partners With the Red Cross Andiappan Yoga Community organizes yoga classes to raise funds for the Red Cross to help the victims of  natural disasters such as the 2011 Fukushima Earthquake and Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Hong Kong Red Cross strives for a world in which people respect and protect human life and dignity, and where people are ready to offer impartial and voluntary aid to help improve the lives of vulnerable people. For more information about th ...
Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community Partners With Animals Asia Animals Asia is devoted to ending the barbaric practice of bear bile farming and improving the welfare of animals in China and Vietnam. We promote compassion and respect for all animals and work to bring about long-term change. More than 10,000 bears – mainly moon bears, but also sun bears and brown bears – are kept on bile farms in China, and around 2,400 in Vietnam. The bears are milked regularly for their bile, which is used in traditional medicine. Bile i ...
Hong Kong

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This project is currently on hold. Andiappan Yoga Community partners with Mother’s Choice to teach yoga to unwed, expectant mothers. “At the end of my advanced yoga teacher training course, Master Yogananth explained how the Andiappan Yoga Community (AYC) provides opportunities to give back to society while also enhancing our teaching skills. So I signed up to teach yoga at Mother’s Choice and have been teaching there ever since. Being part of AYC gives me the opportunity to spread the b ...
42B Kennedy Road, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong

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Andiappan Yoga Community Fundraiser:
World Peace Day Kirtan Concert With Ghulam Siraj Join Andiappan Yoga Community and Anahata Yoga as we honor World Peace Day and raise funds for AYC partners Mother’s Choice, the Changing Young Lives Foundation, and Animals Asia. Ghulam Siraj, a world-class musician, will bring you peace with his mesmerizing music. When: 23 September 2012, from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Anahata Yoga, 18/F, One Lyndhurst Tower, No. 1 ...
Anahata Yoga, 18/F, One Lyndhurst Tower, No. 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

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