'स्वे आत्मनि तिष्ठति' अथवा 'स्वे स्वे महिम्नौ प्रकृतौ वा तिष्ठति इति स्वस्थम् तस्य भाव: स्वास्थ्यम् ' To remain in one’s nature or one’s self is termed as Health समदोष: स्माग्निश्च समधातुमलक्रिया: | प्रसन्नात्मेन्द्रियमना: स्वस्थ इत्यभिधीयते || (आयुर्वेद )


In the year 2002, Swami Aparokshanand Saraswati set up International Spiritual Health Academy (ISHA) at Rishikesh where he helps and guides numerous persons suffering from lifestyle and incurable diseases by way of holistic approach of Yoga. A Ten day camp (Retreat) is organized for those suffering from various ailments with tremendous beneficial results for the participants.

ISHA shows ways to such holistic personality development and creates awareness about health and nature in a simple but fulfilling manner. The aim is to enable people to enrich and deepen the experiences of life and eventually reach their ultimate potential.

ISHA, promoted by Swami Ji who is one of the most respected Spiritual and Yoga teachers of India, has become a landmark and cherished destination for all seekers of holistic sound health.

ISHA poses the following basic questions to all persons wishing to participate in the ten (10) day Camp (Retreat) at the Ashram at Rishikesh (Uttara Khand).
• Do you have any health problem?
• Do you suffer from any incurable disease?
• Do you have mental or emotional tension and distress?
• Do you want to avoid any invasive surgery?
• Do you want to get rid of medicines (stop intake of Medicines)?
• Do you have any psychological problem?
• Do you want to know more about preventive health care system?
• Do you want to change your life style?
• Do you have an inclination towards true spiritualism?
• Do you want to have command of your body and mind?

ISHA seeks to provide lasting solutions to the above questions. The aim is not only to cure the existing ailments but also enable people to live a more meaningful life and to prepare them physically as well as emotionally to face the challenges of life.