Yogi raj Dr. Vishvpal Jayant is a master of Yoga and Ayurveda. Yogi raj is an alumni of Gurukul Kangri in Haridwar, India. He is a recipient of numerous honors from the Govt. of India and several foreign Institutions / Organizations for the yeoman services rendered inpropagating Healthy Living through Yoga and Ayurveda.
He founded Kanvashram on 2 July 1972 on the banks of the River Malininear Kotdwara in the northern state of Uttrakhand, India. The ashram is a traditional Vedic Gurukul (school) where students are taught in Sanskrit, Hindi and English. It also features a Natural Health Valley, providing Ayurvedic treatment, medication, yoga and herbal /nature cure therapies to the public. A second school, also based on Vedic principles, is the International Academy (English medium affiliated to ICSE Board) located on Najibabad-Kotdwara Highway.