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Sundar Balasubramanian, PhD, C-IAYT

Dr. Sundar Balasubramanian is a researcher from the Department of Radiation Oncology, at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC, USA. He is currently studying the effects of smoking in cancer radiation therapy. Sundar is a Yoga Biology researcher as well. He published the seminal work connecting Pranayama and salivary biomarkers, and uses Pranayama and other Yoga methods in various clinical and social settings. Sundar is the Founder and Director of the PranaScience Institute. Sundar grew up in Karambakkudi, a village in Pudukkottai District in Tamilnadu, India. His school education was in the Tamil medium, and he continued to study Tamil during his college years as a subject along with his Chemistry major. He obtained his PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Madras and moved to the US in the year 1999. The passion for Tamil literature is the driving force for Sundar’s innovations in Yoga research. He was a speaker of TEDx Charleston 2015, and is an acclaimed researcher in the area of Pranayama. He teaches worldwide through his workshops and immersion programs, and trains other Yoga teachers and academic researchers in the area of integrative health using Yoga methods. Sundar is working on establishing an Endowed Chair specifically for Yoga research. He lives in Mount Pleasant, SC, with his wife Janaki, their three children Masi, Nelli and Vetri, and their puppy Simba.


முரட்டுக் குதிரைக்கு 37 கடிவாளங்கள்

Books by சுந்தர் பாலசுப்ரமணியன், PhD, C-IAYT

முரட்டுக் குதிரைக்கு 37 கடிவாளங்கள்: பிராணாயாமப் பயிற்சிக் கையேடு என்ற இந்த நூல் Mind Your Breathing: The Yogi’s Handbook with 37 Pranayama Exercises என்ற ஆங்கில நூலின் மொழிபெயர்ப்பாகும். விருது பெற்ற அந்த நூலின்

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श्वासों पर नियंत्रण - स्वास्थ्य को आमंत्रण

Books by सुन्दर बालसुब्रमणियन, PhD, C-IAYT

श्वासों पर नियंत्रण - स्वास्थ्य को आमंत्रण  पुरस्कार विजेता लेखक सुंदर बालासुब्रमण्यम द्वारा लिखी गई है।

इस किताब में, सुंदर ने लोकप्रिय प्राणायाम तकनीकों, उनके

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Mind Your Breathing

Books by Sundar Balasubramanian Ph.d, C-IAYT

Sundar Balasubramanian shows us that this ancient yoga practice is about more than relaxing—it can change us at the cellular level.

                                                                                                      -Discover Magazine

Top of the 18 most groundbreaking recent discoveries on yoga’s healing powers.

-Yoga Journal


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Books by Sundar Balasubramanian, PhD


Take a deep breath!

But what is the science behind the connection between breathing and stress?

How can regulated breathing help you prevent Alzheimer’s disease or cancer?

In this seminal work, Sundar Balasubramanian has documented the scientific basis of yoga breathing techniques from an ancient literature called Thirumanthiram. He describes the importance of salivary biochemicals for a long healt

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