Honorary Life Members

Honorary Life Membership status may be granted to a person who, in the unanimous opinion of the International Yoga Teachers Association Committee, has made an outstanding contribution to the practice of Yoga or whose involvement with the International Yoga Teachers Association has been particularly significant.  Honorary Life Membership is the most prestigious award available to the International Yoga Teachers Association.

Honorary Life Members:
Roma Blair – Swami Nirmalananda
Moina Bower
Erika Fuchs
Verna Gilbert – Swami Dayitananda (Aranya Order)
Joy McIntosh – Swami Ananda ShaktI
Dr Jonn Mumford – Swami Anandakapila Saraswati
Matthew O’Malveney
Rosemary Pearson
Patricia Wigley
Kriyatma Saraswati

Swami Karunananda, Swami Nirmalanda, Swami Anandakapila Saraswati, Swami Ananda Shakti, Swami Gitananda in 1968 at 2nd Yoga Conference, Sydney

Swami Karunananda, Swami Nirmalananda, Swami Anandakapila Saraswati, Swami Ananda Shakti, Swami Gitananda in 1968 at the World Yoga Conference, Sydney