Humble family

  • Father – Later Dr Krishna Chandra Jha (1928-1990), Scholar of Sanskrit, Pali and Prakrat , Ph. D. in one of the most mystic literatures of Tantra , Tripura Rahasyam (secret of Tripura Goddess )
  • Grandfather – Late Dr Naresh Jha (1902-1981), authored many books in Sanskrit and scholar of Tantra, Yoga and Spirituality
  • Uncle – Swami Dhirendra Brahmchari ( 1992), one of great exponents of Hatha and Kundalini Yoga , wrote famous text of Yogic Subtle practices
  • Uncle – Late Dr Durga Nath Jha, great scholar of Sanskrit , Pali and Prakrat, taught Jainism, Buddhism texts to thousands of monks
  • Mother – Late Sushila Devi , ( 1935-1975), great devotee of Lord Shiva , originator of Yoga and Tantra

A journey undertaken

  • learnt many esoteric practices from more than 50 masters in different parts of India, from different schools, philosophy
  • Initiated by great master, laughing saint and Himalayan master of Avadhoota tradition , Swami Laxman Das Avadhoota, Rishikesh , India in 1985
  • Extensively travelled in different monasteries, ashrams, locations where masters, monks and spiritual enlightened souls lived

A life for Gurudev and only Gurudev

  • I am only an instrument of Gurudev, Swami Laxman Das Avadhootji. I speak of what he inspires me to speak in the field of Yoga, Science, and Spirituality.
  • Played different role in outer world to evolve and help others to evolve as
  • Teacher, Educator, Guide, Mentor, Advisor, Project Manager, Researcher, Writer, Blogger,
  • Worked continuously for 33 years in different fields, with different people for different issues affecting people and group

A life for Gurudev and only Gurudev

  • I am only an instrument of Gurudev, Swami Laxman Das Avadhootji. I speak of what he inspires me to speak in the field of Yoga, Science, and Spirituality.
  • Teaching, training, conducting research , workshops, seminars, conferences, specialized programs for substance abuse, HIV, Scripted 30 TV serials, host to 500 radio talk shows,
  • But always learning, evolving within , searching creative ways to guide, help, inspire people from all walks of life to discover Inner Peace and Happiness

Girish Jha as stress and resilience expert

Stress management   and Healthy living through yoga to Executives and managers of one of the biggest public sector Organizations, IFFCO (Indian Farmers and Fertilizers Corporations), Gurgaon, Haryana, India -1985
Delivered lectures on concept and philosophy of yoga in relation to stress, stress management, and conducted practical training to officers of IFFCO in 1985.
(2 months duration -2 hrs. every day /6 times a week)
Created deep interest in the philosophy and practice of yoga for healthy living and stress management.

[Teacher and Head] [Vishwayatan Yogashram (1965-1994), International Yoga teacher Training Center India]
[1986] – [1988]

[Taught more than 6000 students in the international teacher training center –practicum, philosophy, introduction to psychology, personality and positive psychology, developed system for assessment of performance and results.]

[Teacher’s Trainer, Guide and Mentor] [High Schools, Delhi Government, Delhi, India] [1986] – [1988]

[Developed syllabus and overall course structure, including weekly lab practicum for yoga teachers working in High Schools aimed at positive attitude, motivation, youth violence management amongst high school students )

[Teacher and Head] [Ministry of Health, Mongolia, Ulan Bator, Mongolia] United Nations Assignment
[1994] – [1994]

[This was an offer of International Health Exchange Program of United Nations to teach doctors working for Health department of Mongolia. Designed, developed and delivered a course on personality development and stress management, combing wisdoms of eastern and western psychology]

[Teacher and Head] [Service Secret Bureau, India]
[1993] – [1993]

[Designed, developed to conduct Intensive courses on healthy lifestyle incorporating personality, positive psychology and higher yoga practices relating to mind, emotions]

[Teacher   and Head] [LBS academy of Administration, India. LBSA is a premier center of training future civil servants of India]                                                                                   
[1994] – [1994]

[Developed and conducted personality development and stress management course integrating positive psychology, theories of personality integrating eastern wisdom supported by simple, easy and effective practices at individual and collective levels.]

[Mentor, Guide and Teacher’s Trainer]  Various multinational companies
[1994] – [1996]

(Designed, developed, and delivered an intensive crash course with highly trained team, on personality development and stress management. The corporations received training are HCl, TCS, IBM (India) etc.)

[Teacher, speaker and Trainer] [Indian Embassy, Jakarta, Indonesia]
[1996] – [2000]

[Designed, developed and delivered specialized courses for diplomats, ambassadors, general people integrating eastern and western wisdom for wellbeing]

[Teacher, speaker and Trainer] [Indian Embassy, Jakarta, Indonesia]
[1996] – [2000]

[Designed, developed and delivered specialized courses for diplomats, ambassadors, general people integrating eastern and western wisdom for wellbeing]

[Teacher’s Trainer, Guide and Mentor] [High Schools, Delhi Government, Delhi, India] [1986] – [1988]

[Developed syllabus and overall course structure, including weekly lab practicum for yoga teachers working in High Schools aimed at positive attitude, motivation, youth violence management amongst high school students )

[Organizing Secretary] [Seminar on International Accreditations, WHO project]
[2004] – [2005]

[Designed, developed and presented a paper for accreditations of yoga institutions in the world aimed at uniformity in education and training]

[Organizing Secretary] [Seminar on International Accreditations of yoga, WHO project]
[2004] – [2005]

[Designed, developed and presented a paper for accreditations of yoga institutions in the world aimed at uniformity in education and training]

[Project Coordinator Teacher & Trainer] [High Altitude Medical Research Center, India]
[2003] – [2005]

[Designed, developed and delivered a crash course on positive psychology and stress management program including assessment of stress level, practices]

[Facilitator and Guide] [Doctors and Teachers of Columbia University]
[2009] – [2011]

[Designed, developed and delivered a crash course on Shanti Meditation –based on eastern and western wisdoms of mind and consciousness.]