केन्द्रीय योग एवं प्राकृतिक चिकित्या अनुसंधान परिषद्
CENTRAL COUNCIL FOR RESEARCH IN YOGA & NATUROPATHY
The Government of India after having recognized the need of systematic research for development of Indian Systems of Medicine including Homeopathy in the Country,established the Central Council for Research in Indian Medicine and Homeaopathy in 1969 as an autonomous body under the Ministry of Health & family welfare,Govt. of India which continued to conduct sceintific research in Ayurveda,Siddha,Unani,Yoga& Naturopathy upto 1978, this composite Council was dissolved to pave way for the formation of independent Research Councils i.e one each for Ayrveda and Siddha,Unani,Homeopathy and Yoga& Naturopathy.
The Central Council for Research in Yoga & Naturopathy was established as Registered Society on 30th March,1978 with the Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare as President of Governing Body. It is functioning as an autonomous organization under the newly created Ministry of AYUSH, Govt.of India and fully funded by the Ministry for all its activities.Since inception,the Council is involved in various activities related to the development of these systems in terms of Research,education,tranning and propagation.