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IV European Congress of Yoga Confederation

The European Yoga Confederation (EYC) is an institution founded in April 2014 by the most eminent yoga experts and teachers from various countries. EYC members come from Portugal, Germany, Spain, Belgium, Italy, France, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Russia, Latvia, and Poland. The 1st EYC Congress was held in 2014 in Germany. The following, second and third, took place in 2016 in Belgium, and in 2018 at UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris.

The 4th Congress will take place on 24-27 April 2020. with an optional day program on 23 April 2020 in Poland, at the Sulisław Palace. This is an amazing opportunity for teachers and yoga practitioners to learn more and meet yoga masters from all over Europe.

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Speakers interested in presenting their Papers in thematic sessions are requested to notify their choice of the thematic sessions in which they will like to speak (please choose three options in order of preference).

IV European Yoga Confederation Congress – program

April 24th 2020 (Friday)
16:00 Registration of participants
17:00 Meeting of country leaders
18:00 Congress dinner
19:00 Meet and Greet session for all participants

April 25th 2020 (Saturday)
5:00 – 5:50 Meditation sessions
6:00 – 7:30 Parallel sessions of Practical Yoga classes (Sukhshma Vyayam and others)
8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 – 11:00 Opening session of the Congress to be chaired by EYC President and conducted by IV EYC chairman. Special VIPs to be on Dias along with all leaders of the Memebr Institiutions from diffrent Countries.
11:30 – 13:30 First thematic session on Yama and Niyama
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch
15:00 – 17:00 Second thematic session on Kundalini, Chakra, Bandha and Mudra – Myths and Reality
17:00 – 17:30 Tea
17:30 – 19:30 Third thematic session on Pranayama and Meditation, theory and practice – Two Grand Masters to conduct sessions of one hour each
20:00 Dinner
21:15 – 21:45 Dinner
April 26th 2020 (Sunday)
5:00 – 5:50 Meditation sessions
6:00 – 7:30 Parallel sessions of Practical Yoga classes (Maha Sadhana and others)
8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 – 11:00 Fifth thematic session on Yoga Principles from Bhagavat Gita – The trinity of Tridosha, Triguna and Trikarana (Senses, mind and Intellect)
11:00 – 11:30 Tea
11:30 – 13:30 Sixth thematic session from Patanjali Yoga Sutra – Different levels of Samadhi leading from Jivatma to Atma and Parmatma (Ego, Soul and God)
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch
15:00 – 17:00  Seventh thematic session of history  of Yoga Darshana from Vedic times to present days of science and technology
17:00 – 17:30 Tea
17:30 – 19:30 Valedictory session
20:00 Dinner
April 27th 2020 (Monday)
5:00 – 5:50 Meditation sessions
6:00 – 7:30 Parallel sessions of Practical Yoga Classes (Sokhshma Vyayam and others)
8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast

Optional Program on 23-24 April 2020:

April 23th 2020 (Thuesday)
16:00 Registration
16:50 Welcome address Jerzy Bar, Host of EYC
17:00 Lecture on “Yoga for Lifestyle Management C.M. Bhandari, Chair of IV EYC
18:00 – 19:00 Pranayama and Meditation C.M. Bhandari
19:30 Dinner
April 24th  2020 (Friday)
4:30 – 5:30 Mantra chanting and practice of Mahamudra followed by meditation.
6:00 – 8:00 Sukhshma Vyayam – Experiencing working of body and all vital organs, including the subtle faculties, use of Bandha and Mudra to direct Prana flow, learning Pranayama techniques to silence the
senses and connecting mind to the thought plane – the Chitta. Health Sciences teach about Physiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry and Psychiatry, which can be clearly experienced in this session.
8:30 – 9:30 Breakfast
10:00 – 13:00 Lecture and discussions on the Morning session’s experiences. All interested Yoga Masters from EYC leading their delegations will be panelists in this session. The organizer of the European Yoga Congress, former Ambassador Shri Chandra Bhandari shall be the Chair and moderator of this session.
13:30 –  14:30 Lunch

Because this year we would like to publish the Conference Book, we kindly ask all Prelegents, to send us their Papers till 31′ st of January 2020.


This year’s Congress takes place on the grounds belonging to the Sulisław Palace, 17th-century facilities, located between Wrocław and Opole in a picturesque and secluded area. For Congress guests, we have prepared accommodation in comfortable double rooms at the Hotel Sulisław ***. Our resort beside the accommodation area has many additional amenities such as a marina with a sandy beach, a full-size sports hall, numerous lecture halls, the Congress Hall and Ayurvedic SPA.

For guests who prefer more economical accommodation we have prepared a campsite.

Resort map

• Event partners •


Ewa Bar
Event coordinator
+48 601 688 556

Chandra Bhandari
IV Congess Chairman

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