Research Papers


1. Effect of Raj Yoga Meditation on Affective & Cognitive Functions |Nishi Misra, Arunima Gupta, Sarika Alreja, Om Prakash | International Journal of Health Sciences & Research ( 46 Vol.3; Issue: 2; February 2013 (38-46).

2.Influence of Rajyoga Meditation on Cold Pressor Response |Kiran and Kawalinder K. Girgla, Richa Ghay and Anterpreet K Arora | International Journal of Basic and Applied Medical Sciences (, 2011 Vol. 1 (1) September-December, 139-143

3.Effect of Rajayoga Meditation on Serum Cholesterol and HDL | Maini S, Kaur H, Kohli PG | International journal of Medical and Dental Sciences ( July 2014; 3(2) 490-496

 4.Autonomic Changes in Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Meditation | Shirley Telles and T. Desiraju | International Journal of Psychophysiology 15 (1993) 147-152 |

5.Modulation of Anaerobic Biomarker and Lung Functions by Rajyoga Meditation in Young Badminton Players | Komal Pazare, DA Biswas, AW Meshram. | International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2013; 2(3): 664-669.

6.Effect of Meditation on Respiratory System, Cardiovascular System and Lipid Profile | Rashmi Vyas and Nirupama Dikshit | Indian journal of physiology and pharmacology 11/2002; 46(4):487-91.

7.The Effect of Autogenic Relaxation on Chronic Tension Headache and in Modulating Cortisol Response | Dr. Usha Kiran, Dr. Behrai M, Dr. Venugopal P, Dr. Vivekanandhan S, Dr. Pandey RM | Indian Journal of Anaesthesia 2005; 49(6): 474-478

8.Meditation in a Lived Faith Context as Therapeutic Intervention for Substance Abuse, Dependence and Addiction: An Empirical Study | Dr Nikhil Patel, Barbara Giorgio | Archives of Indian Psychiatry 2005 7 (1) 52-56

9.Regression of Coronary Atherosclerosis through Healthy Lifestyle in Coronary Artery Disease Patients – Mount Abu Open Heart Trial (MAOHT) | Satish K. Gupta, Ramesh C. Sawhney, Lajpat Rai , V. D. Chavan, Sameer Dani, Ramesh C. Arora,W. Selvamurthy, H. K. Chopra, Navin C. Nanda | Indian Heart Journal 2011; 63:461-469

10.Effect of Rajyoga Meditation on the Heart Rate, Blood Pressure and ECG | Maini S, Kaur H, Maini N. | Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 2011 December, Vol-5(8): 1519-1522

11.Efficacy of Rajayoga Meditation on Positive Thinking: An Index for Self-Satisfaction and Happiness in Life | Ramesh MG, Sathian B, Sinu E,  Kiranmai S. Rai | Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 2013 October, Vol-7(10):2265-67

12.Effect of Raja Yoga Meditation on the Lipid Profile of Post-Menopausal Women | Rashmi Vyas, Kanti V. Raval, Nirupama Dikshit | Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology 2008 Oct-Dec; 52(4):420-424

13.Effect of Short-Term and Long-Term Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Meditation on Physiological Variables | Neelam D Sukhsohale, Mrunal S Phatak | Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology 2012 Oct-Dec; 56(4):388–92

14.Changes in Middle Latency Auditory Evoked Potentials During Meditation | Telles S., Naveen K. V. | Psychological Reports: (April 2004) Volume 94, Issue 2, Pp. 398-400

15.Effects of Meditation on Recovery after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery | Dr.Usha Kiran, MD | Journal of Preventive Cardiology Vol.1/No.2 November 2011

16.Effect of Raja Yoga Meditation on the Lipid Profile of Healthy Adults in Central India | Archana Mandape, Jyotsana Bharshankar, Mrunal Phatak | Journal of Medical Sciences and Health/Jan-Apr 2015/Volume 1/Issue 1. 10-13

17.Effect Of Rajayoga Meditation On Blood Pressure, Heart Rate, Cardiac Output, Cardiac Index, Peripheral Blood Flow (Right Upper Limb & Lower Limb) | Agrawal JL, Singh A, Aggarwal G | International Journal of Physiology 2015 Vol 3, Issue 1 (151-156)

18.Study on the Effect of Raja Yoga Lifestyle on Deaddiction in India | Avdesh Sharma, Sachin Parab, Partap Midha, Banarsilal Sah, Valsalan Nair | Indian Journal of Private Psychiatry Nov 2015 Vol 9/Issue 2. 35-39

19.Does Raja Yoga Meditation Bring Out Physiological and Psychological General Well Being Among Practitioners of it? | Sukhsohale Neelam D , Phatak Mrunal S , Sukhsohale Sachin D , Agrawal Sanjay B | International Journal of Collaborative Research on Internal Medicine & Public Health, Vol.4 No.12 (2012) Pages 2000-12

20.Effect of Rajayoga Meditation of Brahma Kumaris on Pulmonary Functions | Gupta Manisha, Kumar Vinay, Agarwal J L, Jain Sharad | International Journal of Physiology : 2014, Volume : 2, Issue : 2. 22- 25.

21.BK-Rajajayoga – An Evidence-Based Mental Silence Type of Meditation | Dilip. V. Kaundinya and Surekha D. Kaundinya | International Journal of Current Medical and Applied Sciences, Vol.3. Issue: 2, 2014. PP: 20-28

22.Meditation [Dhyan] Versus Relaxation : A Review With Comprehensive Bibliography | Surekha D. Kaundinya, Dilip V. Kaundinya. | International Journal of Basic and Applied Physiology Vol. 2 Issue 1 IC Value 4.24. 240 -257

23.Autonomic Functions in Raja-Yoga Meditators | Jyotsana. R. Bharshankar1, Archana D. Mandape, Mrunal S. Phatak, Rajay N. Bharshankar | Indian Journal of  Physiology and Pharmacology 2015; 59(4). 396-401