||PROF. DR. B.T. CHIDANANDA
N.D. (Hyd.), D.Y.
Since Jan 2000, First Regular Director and First Naturopath
of India to hold this highest post.
OBJECTIVE : Dedication
and devotion for furtherance of Naturopathy and Yoga Therapy
among the people of all walks of life both as Mission
EDUCATION : Four years regular
residential course “Degree in Naturopathy” from 1972
to 1975 at Hyderabad on Scholarship from Govt. of Karnataka.
Rank Holder in “Diploma in Yoga” from Kaivalyadhama,
30 Years of Versatile Experience in Research, Teaching, Training,
Hospital, Administration and Establishment of New Instituions.
Chairman / Member : Boards of
Studies and Examiner of R.G. Health University, NTR Health University,
MGR Medical University, Karnataka University and Bangalore University
Member : Faculty of Indian Medicines,
Research Committee and Ph.D. Committee, R.G. University of Health
Science, Bangalore, since 1997.
General Secretary : All India
Nature Cure Federation, 1991 to 1994.
Full Time Consultant : Central Council for Research in
Yoga and Naturopathy, New Delhi, under Ministry of Health, Govt.
of India 1993.
Founder Principal and Professor of India’s 1st and 3rd B.N.Y.S
Degree Colleges :
Under Mangalore University 1989 to 1992 and R.G. Health University,
Bangalore, 1996 to 1999.
Member : Karnataka Govt. Council
for Indian Medicines, since 1998.
Member : Karnataka Govt. Advisory
Board of Naturopathy and Yoga, since 1988.
Governing Member : A.P. Government
Yoga and Naturopathy Council.
Worked: Jaipur – 1976, Calcutta – 1977, Pilani (Rajasthan) –
1978 to 80, Bhiwani (Haryana) – 1981-84, Delhi – 1985, Dharmasthala
– 1989 to 92, Hubli – 1994-95; Chairman / Organizing Secretary
for National Seminars and Conferences.
TREATED MANY V.V.I.P’S OF INDIA &
ABROAD SPECIALIZED in Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus,
Epilepsy, Heart Diseases, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE),
Sleep Apnoea, Allergic diseases, Critical cases etc.
CHIEF EDITOR : "Nisargopchar"
Bilingual – English/Hindi Monthly Journal of national repute.
PUBLISHED : About 50 articles
in National Magazines and Index Journals.
BROADCAST : Talks and Interviews
through Radio and TV since 1978.
AWARDS : Gold Medal from Govt.
of Karnataka 1991.
Silver Medal from Special Executive Magistrates’ Federation,
Mumbai in 1990.
Award of Excellence" from Surya Foundation, Delhi in 2001.
Dr. Vittal Das Modi Gold Medal in 2001 in Mumbai.
LANGUAGES & DIALECTS : Kannada, Hindi, English, Telugu,
Rajeasthani, Haryani, Punjabi & Marathi
AGE : 52 years, native of Turuvekre
Taluk, Tumbur Dist. Karnataka.
WIFE : Dr. Hemalatha Murthy,
N.D., D.Y.T., M.A., (Ph.D) is an eminent Naturopath and Yoga
Therapist with 22 years experience in Research, Teaching, Training
and Hospital Administration.
SONS : Two, One Physiotherapist
and one studying.