Fund raising with
TYA  and  Garuda


Raised Over £0 by MUKTI for good causes


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For twenty-five years Yogins ~ teachers and students of the Traditional Yoga Association and Garuda ~ have raised funds for homeless and destitute children and women in India. Among the projects we have contributed to are:
  • The building of schools for children on the sites of bonded labour in and around Delhi;
  • A home for abandoned older women in Pune;
  • A home for abandoned children who are HIV Positive or have AIDS in Delhi;
  • A home for street children on the outskirts of Delhi.
  • Projects for the homeless in the UK, including Launchpad (Reading) and Centrepoint (London).

See James of GARUDA talking about and doing Sun Salutations



Join us in our fund-raising effort this August / September as the Sun ~ the Giver of Light and Energy ~ moves into Simha (Leo), its home Sign, by committing to do as many Surya Namaskars ~ Sun Salutations ~ as you feel you can commit to, and getting your friends and family to sponsor you.

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We welcome sponsorship for our fund raising activities. No organisers are paid a salary ~we all work as volunteers.

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Our Beneficiaries

With MUKTI friends and supporters, over the years, we have supported following deserving organisations

Small sample of our past Fund Raising Events

Garuda's James D'Silva on the mat

11:00AM-01:00PM Online

A lovely Sunday morning enjoying a revitalising & invigorating 1 hour fund raising with Garuda's James D'Silva on the mat. Following that, Swami Ambikananda, discussed Pranayama and gave some introductory breathwork practices for 45 minutes.

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A Portraiture Date Night!

07:00PM-08:30PM Online

Yogini Laura Truesdale who runs successful art courses through her academy, Brushtrokes Courses, did an online one-night special for Mukti.

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Yogini Laura knew that once lockdown came into force, our fund-raising would suffer a blow. She then went into action. She opened a ‘Just Giving’ page and requested donations for her hair-shave. In the process she raised a whopping £1,280 and all the funds came to Mukti.

See her after the hair-shave