A meeting of the newly found Ukrainian Association of Ayurveda-Yoga was held at the Embassy of India,Kyiv,Ukraine on 13 September 2018 which was attended by around 60 people.
The presence of H.E Ambassador Manoj Kumar Bharti was of great importance.
Importance of Ayurveda in Yoga and its combination in keeping a healthy lifestyle was discussed. Representatives of many organizations were present who expressed their views and support for setting up this association.
The purpose of the Association will be to draw the attention of policy makers in Ukraine to accept Ayurveda as an alternative medical practice.
Support from Indian Ministry of AYUSH will be central to achieving this goal.
Modalities to form the association and a legal document to register the Association was discussed in the meeting.
It is expected that the Association will be a legal entity within a few weeks.