Local Wonders: Himalayan Institute
A leader in the field of yoga, meditation, spirituality and holistic health, the Himalayan Institute is a non-profit, international organization dedicated to serving humanity through educational, spiritual and humanitarian programs. The institute and its varied activities and programs exemplify the spiritual heritage of mankind that unites East and West, spirituality and science, and ancient wisdom and modern technology.
Founded in 1971 by Swami Rama of the Himalayas, the institute draws on its roots in the yoga tradition to offer programs in self-transformation, yoga, meditation and holistic health at its headquarters in Honesdale, Pennsylvania. Its services include global humanitarian projects, publishing books, a holistic health center (Total Health Center) and the internationally acclaimed Yoga International website and educational platform.
- Wayne County Business and Resource Guide 2017