Jaggi Vasudev, commonly known as Sadhguru, is an Indian yogi, mystic, philanthropist and author
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Local Yoga enthusiasts Sunday are set to mark the International day of Yoga in style

World renowned yogi Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev will a few days before the United Nations proclaimed June 21 come to Uganda – his first ever official trip to the continent.

Yoga is an ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice that originated from India. It is derived from Sanskrit meaning to join or unite symbolizing the union of body and consciousness.

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Sadhguru will touch down at Entebbe Internal Airport on Sunday June 12th and will head straight to Speke Resort, Muyonyo for the first session scheduled for 4-6pm (time to be confirmed).

Inner Engineering in Kampala during a 2011 session
Inner Engineering in Kampala during a 2011 session

In this class he will be teaching the Shambhavi  Mahamudra, an ancient yogic practice that traditionally has only been available to a select few after many intensive years of preparation.

Sadhguru will take part in a golf tournament in aid of raising funds for Isha Vidhya School Uganda which will be launched in Fort Portal.

More details at uganda@ishafoundation.org