Nithyananda Hindu University

College of Hindu Psychology

Department of Hindu Psychobiology


Department of Hindu Psychobiology

The Department of Hindu Psychobiology at KAILASA’s Nithyananda Hindu University delves into the ancient wisdom encoded in the Upanishads, which dates back over 20,000 years. These texts describe the multi-layered aspects of the self, known in Sanskrit as ‘Koshas.’ The Upanishads teach that one’s true self comprises these five sheaths, and understanding, cleansing, healing, and integrating them are vital to wholeness.

As the only department in the world conducting advanced research on the koshas and chakras, insights from the Upanishads are being decoded by THE SPH BHAGAVAN SRI NITHYANANDA PARAMASHIVAM. This cutting-edge research unveils a profound understanding of how our perceptions of the body and mind influence overall health.

The department’s research has significant implications for both mental and physical health. It demonstrates that working on our body, mind, and emotions can lead to comprehensive health benefits.



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Department of Hindu Psychobiology

The Department of Hindu Psychobiology is at the forefront of integrating spiritual wisdom with biological science, offering a holistic approach to health and well-being. Students and researchers are provided with a platform to explore the interplay between psychological beliefs and biological processes, paving the way for a new healing and health optimization era based on ancient Hindu principles.


Students From 55+ Countries attended

Join students from over 55 countries, immersing yourself in a richly diverse and inclusive learning environment.


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Experience small classes and personalized attention while benefiting from a 100:1 student-faculty ratio.


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Enjoy free, online access to all our programs, making learning accessible and convenient.

Join our Hindu Psychobiology program to explore the healing power of koshas and chakras. Enroll now for a transformative journey into health and longevity!

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College of Hindu Psychology

The College of Psychology aims to introduce students to Hindu theories and empirical studies on human behavior. This includes studying cognitive processes, cognitive shifts, personality, aura, aging, emotions, physical and mental health, identity, conflict, culture, social perception, and other related topics.

Other Departments under the College of Hindu Psychology

(Above) The SPH Nithyananda Paramashivam explored the Truth of dropping the reactive mind and experiencing Universal Boundary less Consciousness with Thinnai Swamigal, a direct disciple of Bhagavān Ramana Mahārishi. Pic 1: Arunagiri Yogishwara (Bhagavān Paramaśiva) Pic 2: Thinnai Swamigal

(left) The Supreme Pontiff of Hinduism Nithyānanda Paramashivam conducts discourses on Shiva Sutras and Patanjali Yoga Sutras giving the students of KAILᾹSA’s NHU Hindu Cognitive Science modern techniques to realize the state of uniting with the Divine by guiding them through a being level experience.


Why attend Nithyananda Hindu University

Hindu Education

4 Schools, 14 Colleges, and 29 departments generating user-friendly Hindu education to students from various educational backgrounds.

Enhanced Learning Outcomes

KAILASA’s NHU courses and programs have improved learning outcomes through 8500+ courses based on core theories from Hinduism across the globe, ensuring that children and youth stay and thrive in school and have better employment opportunities.

Empowering Higher Education

Enabled and empowered higher Vedic education institutions to contribute to research and innovate to solve development challenges.

20.5 million+ graduates

8600+ Courses with a Faculty of 1000+

Global Presence

We are The Largest Hindu University

Nithyananda Hindu University is the Largest Hindu University in the world. It remains committed to bringing the best of the oldest living spiritual tradition, Sanatana Hindu Dharma to the world. More than 20 million people have greatly benefited and drawn inspiration from the knowledge of the ancient Hindu scriptures

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Colleges at NHU

Integrating Ancient Wisdom for Modern Progress

At KAILᾹSA’s NHU, we draw from ancient Hindu wisdom to address global challenges. We reinterpret Vedic knowledge for modern life, leading research in areas like psychology, philosophy, medicine, and cosmology, facilitating transformation for individuals and communities.

Our 14 colleges embody this mission, focusing on diverse fields including anti-aging, cellular rejuvenation, diagnostics, third eye awakening, lifestyle sciences, conscious systems, and the workings of the human mind.

Explore each of the college advances knowledge rooted in Hindu tradition, making a real-world impact.

Schools at NHU

Reviving Ancient Hindu Education System

NHU hosts four distinct schools, each offering a diverse interdisciplinary education. These schools cover knowledge-based systems, yoga for cosmic union, Hindu ritual studies, and lifestyle enrichment. Discover transformative learning at NHU.

School of Jnana

School of Charya

School of Yoga

School of Kriya