International Journal of Yoga

International Journal of Yoga (Print ISSN : 0973-6131), is a multidisciplinary 3 Issues scientific Yoga journal, dedicated to Yoga research. The journal is an official publication of the Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana (S-VYASA University) Bengaluru, India. This journal is published by Medknow Publications, Mumbai, India.


IJOY Publication type

  • Original research articles,
  • review articles,
  • short communications,
  • case reports,
  • Letter to the Editor related to Yoga.


Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Baidu Scholar,
  • CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure),
  • EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases,
  • Ex Libris – Primo Central,
  • Google Scholar,
  • Hinari, Infotrieve,
  • National Science Library,
  • ProQuest,
  • TdNet, Wanfang Data
  • DOAJ,
  • Index Copernicus,
  • Indian Science Abstracts,
  • PubMed Central


IJOYInternational Journal of Yoga, is a multidisciplinary Semiannual scientific Yoga journal, dedicated to Yoga research. The main focus area for the journal is Yoga and Life Sciences. We encourage authors to submit articles which explains mechanisms of yoga, physiological changes and therapeutic benefits.


Article Fields, But are not limited to:

  • Health benefits of yoga: efficacy as well as mechanism trials
  • Meditation and neurocognitive changes
  • Meditation and neuroimaging, cerebral blood flow changes
  • Yoga and performance, perception, learning & cognition
  • Breath regulation and its health benefits, physiological impact on body
  • Yoga and ageing
  • Cellular and molecular mechanisms of Yoga
  • Yoga and neural plasticity, neural regulation, autonomic changes
  • Psychophysiological effects of Yoga
  • Yoga and metabolic changes
  • Subtle energy fields
  • Consciousness

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