Prof.(Dr.) G.D.Sharma

Name Prof.(Dr.) G.D. Sharma
Institution 1. Former Chairman Dept. of Yoga Studies HPU,Shimla
2. Former Head Dept. of Yoga Science Univ.Of Patanjali, Haridwar(Uttrakhand)
3. Former Dean (Academics) UOP, Haridwar
4. Former Registrar UOP, Haridwar
5. Former Yoga Expert Teacher in Jawahar Lal Nehru Indian Culture Centre, embassy of India, Jakarta. Indonesia in the status equivalent to Diplomat. Here also remained Co-Coordinator/ Director in charge of the JNICC.
Address Flat no. 7 Yoga Bhawan,
Near sanjay Gandhi Public School,
New Shimla, Shimla -171009. HP
Contact/ mobile 9418007767
E - mail
Yogacharya/ speaker Speaker as well as workshop expert
Profile as yoga/speaker
Teaching experience: 34 years as Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Yoga Expert and Yoga Instructor.
Qualifications 1. PhD in Hathyog Tradition from Dayanand Chair for Vedic Studies, Punjab University Chandigarh.
2. Triple Master Degrees in Hindi, political science and journalism.
3. One year yoga Diploma (Gold Medalist) from HPU
4. Certificate course in yoga from NIS Patiala.
5. Self Realization Fellowship in Kriya Yog from Yogda Satsang Society.
Academic Participation 1. Guided PhD scholars/ MA/MSc (yoga) dissertations.
2. Member of various academic bodies of number of Universities in India. Like Board of studies, faculties, academic counsels, management committees, nodal officer, member anti-ragging/ disciplinary committees, inspection committees. Also remand Public Information Officer(RTI) Dept. Of Yoga HPU.
Foreign Tours were under taken to promote and propagate Yoga. In couple of countries.
Number of Radio Talks and TV programmers was given both in India and Abroad.
Seminars/ conferences: Participated As Chief Guest, Guest of Honor, Guest Speaker, Key Note Speaker and Invited Speaker in Various National and International Conferences.
Awards/ Achievements Awarded the Title of  'YOGARCHARYA' in the first World Yoga Conference by the then President of India in 1986 at Delhi.
Decorated with the Title of  "DOCTOR OF YOGA" by Vishva Unnayan Samsad in Delhi in 1985-86.
Yoga Master by the Association of Glaucoma Indonesia in Jakarta in 1995.
Yoga Ratna and Yoga Bhushan were also awarded by Yoga Organizations and also awarded as "HIMACHAL PUTRA" by Indo-Canadian Organization of Alternative Organization, in Delhi in 1999.
The Punjab Kala Sahitya Academy (regd) Awarded Vishisht Kala Sahitya Samman in the field of Yoga in 2009 at Jalandher (Punjab).
Was instrumental in the creation of Yoga Dept. in HPU Shimla.
Yoga Camps organized for the people of all walks of life at national and international levels.
Publications Number of papers in National/International magazines, journals and newspapers. More than 70 publications are in my credit. Two books on 'GHATASTH YOGA DOHAVALI' & 'YOGIC TECHNIQUES' have been compiled but yet to be published. Also compiled a book on Simple Techniques of Instant Yoga.
Compiled and corrected a Book on Yoga to the Indian Army Training Command, Shimla and received a Commendation Letter from GOC-in-C. ARTRAC
Was a Chairman of the Magazine published by the University of Patanjali as Gyananjali in 2012.
My yoga gurus Cultural yoga : My father Late Pandit Ajudhya Bhagat Sharma.
Philosophical and Hath Yoga : Late Yogacharya Ramchandra Gupt
Yoga of Mediataion : HH Swami Shayam Ji Maharaj. Kullu, HP
Yog and Ayurveda : Acharya Bal Krishan. PYP Haridwar.
Scientific Relevance of yoga : HH Swami Ramdevji PYP, Haridwar