World Yoga Community is a not-for-profit charitable organization and an NGO Associated with the United Nations Department of Global Communications. It is organizing numerous global festivals, meetings, gatherings, trainings, events, workshops and classes on Yoga, Interfaith dialogues, Gender Equality, Universal Spirituality, Global Culture of Peace & Harmony, Non-violence, Healthy Living, Environmental Protection and Climate Change, Spiritual Arts and Sports, Global Social and Cultural Development, Indigenous Knowledge, Millennium and all Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations. World Yoga Community believes that acknowledging our elders, parents, and Gurus (Masters), will bring grace to each individual who seeks spiritual path and higher consciousness which is a universal education that can bring global peace and harmony. World Yoga Community is doing numerous partnership events with individuals and NGOs including from the United Nations.
The Founder, Global Chairman & CEO of the World Yoga Community is Dileepkumar Thankappan and otherwise known as "Guruji". Guruji is also the Founder of the International Gurukula Community, as well as an executive board member of All Faiths Seminary International in New York. Additionally, he is an NGO representative, a guest speaker, clergy leader, musician and event coordinator for many international partnership events and serves as Secretary of the Committee of Religious NGOs and the Vice President of the UNSRC-Salus Wellbeing Network at the United Nations.