His Holiness Swami Satchidananda founded Integral Yoga Institutes worldwide. Integral Yoga, as taught by Swamiji, combines various methods of Yoga, including Hatha Yoga, selfless service, meditation and prayer that helps one find the peace and joy within. Today more than 25 Integral Yoga Institutes and Integral Yoga Teaching centers abroad offer classes and training programs in all aspects of Integral Yoga. In India, Integral Yoga Institute was founded in the year 1974 at Coimbatore.
The Institute has daily yoga sessions for beginners, intermediate and advanced practitioners throughout the day. Also, yoga classes for pregnant women, Elders, Children and Children with special needs (Autism, ADHD, Down syndrome and Cerebral Palsy) are taught. Yoga therapy for various physical ailments is also being imparted. During summer vacation, daily yoga sessions and Summer camps are being conducted for children. It undertakes private and group classes at various institutions and corporates. The facility here includes 3 yoga halls, 5 guest rooms, a library, book stall, and a health food store.