Isha Foundation

An opportunity to engineer an inner transformation that deepens your perception, bringing about a dimensional shift in the very way you look at your life. - Sadhguru

Isha Foundation

Isha Foundation is dedicated to raising human consciousness, and fosters global harmony through individual transformation. Guided by Sadhguru, it is an essential resource for exploring the ancient science of yoga in all its depth and dimensions. The foundation offers a variety of programs that provide methods for anyone to attain physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing. Its offerings allow participants to deepen their experience of life, and reach their ultimate potential.

Supported by 7 million volunteers in 300 centers worldwide, Isha Foundation’s activities address all aspects of human wellbeing. From its powerful yoga programs for inner transformation to its inspiring projects for society, environment and education, Isha activities are designed to create an inclusive culture that is the basis for global harmony and progress.


At the core of the Foundation's activities is a customized system of yoga called Isha Yoga. Isha Yoga distills powerful, ancient yogic methods for a modern person, creating peak physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing. At Isha, yoga is taught in its full depth and dimension, and communicated on an experiential level. The programs provide methods for establishing oneself in a way of life that affirms wholeness and vitality. They show that spiritual life does not deny worldly, social, and family responsibilities, but rather uses them as vehicles for personal growth and self-realization.


Over the last three decades, Isha Foundation's activities have touched the lives of over 200 million people, reaching out to individuals irrespective of their economic, cultural or religious background. The foundation’s social outreach projects are designed to be easily replicable and scalable, and serve as a thriving model for human empowerment and community revitalization throughout the world.

Isha Outreach
Together with its active and dedicated volunteer base, the foundation's activities serve as a thriving model for human empowerment and community revitalization throughout the world. Isha Foundation, a vibrant spiritual movement, also implements several large-scale human service projects to support individual growth, revitalize the human spirit, rebuild communities, and restore the environment

Project GreenHands is an environmental revolution of an inspired public that aims to increase the green cover of an entire state, restoring soil health and healing the impact of climate change.

Action for Rural Rejuvenation is a pioneering social outreach program that seeks to transform the lives of India’s rural destitute populations.

Isha's Government School Support Program supplements the government's efforts by bridging critical gaps in delivering quality education. Currently, this project endows 28,000 students every year with the needed skills to fulfill their dreams.Behind Nandi is a lily pond. Aesthetically designed nandavanams or gardens are an essential component of the outer parikrama. The center-piece of the garden is the extensive lily pond which is spanned by an arch bridge.

Educational Initiatives
Isha Education, which includes Isha Home School, Isha Samskriti and Isha Vidhya, realizes that the true value of education lies in the wholesome development of the child and the inculcation of life skills. Isha Education initiatives focus on more than just rote learning and conventional academic requirements. Emphasis is placed on exploring and pursuing various co-curricular activities such as Kalaripayattu, classical music and dance.

Making education a process of discovery and joy, Isha Home School helps students reach their true potential, while maintaining high standards of academic excellence.

Isha Vidhya aims to transform the lives of rural children by providing affordable, high-quality education. The schools are designed to educate and nurture the wellbeing of rural children on all levels.

Essentially rooted in the ancient Indian yogic systems and sciences, Isha Samskriti allows children to explore their innate capabilities, rather than imposing mere informative education upon them.

Economic Initiatives
Isha Craft

Isha Craft, a labor of love, has mobilized and empowered the untapped art skills of rural inhabitants, to produce quality craft products and home décor urban homes.

Isha Business

Isha Business Pvt. Ltd is a venture that aims to bring a touch of Isha into the homes and environment of the community, while supporting Isha’s social projects and spiritual endeavors.