International Journal of Yoga, Physiotherapy and Physical Education

International Journal of Yoga, Physiotherapy and Physical Education


International Journal of Yoga, Physiotherapy and Physical Education
International Journal of Yoga, Physiotherapy and Physical Education
Vol. 2, Issue 4 (2017)

A comparative study on attitude towards yoga between the students of education and physical education discipline


Madhu Sudan Hazra, Dr. Sudarsan Biswas

American College of Sports Medicine published that in top 10 fitness tread worldwide and Yoga ranked 07. So we can say that the awareness about yoga increases day by day in the world stage. US national health interview survey, 2012 reported that 95% of US adult keep Yoga in their fitness schedule. The main objective of the study was to assess the attitude of the university students towards yoga. For the present study researcher randomly selected 60 students, among 60 student 30 student from Physical Education department and 30 from Education department (Mean age- 22.13+ 1.66). To measure the attitude of the student toward yoga, Yoga Awareness Scale (YAS) develop by Dr. MK Mucchal was administered. For statistical analysis Mean, SD and t test was applied. The results show that the students those who are belong from the department of Physical Education they are posses higher attitude towards yoga in compare with the students of Education department.
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