Maharishi Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra, the outstanding treatise on Ashtang Yoga (Yoga with eight limbs of stages) is known for its Sutras that are simple but with abstruse and extensive content. Maharishi Patanjali wrote his treatise to impart practical knowledge of Samadhi (Repository) through eight fold path of Yoga to the world.
To materialise the dreams of H.H. Yogrishi Swami Ramdevji Maharaj & Acharya Balkrishnaji Maharaj, Patanjali Yogpeeth-I, named after great saint Maharishi Patanjali, was commissioned on April 6th, 2006. Revolutionary pieces of work in the field of Medical Science & Research in Yoga & Ayurveda as well as in Medicinal Plants and Herbs have been run chiefly from Patanjali Yogpeeth-I. This multi service unit, spanning in about twenty acre land, has Patanjali Ayurveda Chikitsalaya having world’s largest O.P.D. of capacity of six to ten thousand patients per day, an I.P.D. of one hundred beds, Panchkarma & Shatkarma Clinics & Research Centres, Ayurvedic Surgery & Research Centre, Diagnostics & Research Centres (Pathology, Ultrasound, X-Ray & E.C.G. etc.), in the service of mankind. Simultaneously, qualitative research activities are one of its unique features to define Yoga & Ayurveda on the parameters of modern medical science.