Official Journal of Department of Physical Education, Bharathiar University Coimbatore
Vol. 10 No. 4 (2019): Volume 10, Issue 4, Year 2019

Effect of Yoga Training on Haematological Variables of Deaf and Dumb Students

Sathish Kumar R
Physical Director, Alathukombai Post, Erode District, Sathyamangalam, Tamil Nadu 638401,India

Published 2019-12-30


  • Yoga,
  • Effects of Yoga,
  • Haematological

How to Cite

R, S. K. (2019). Effect of Yoga Training on Haematological Variables of Deaf and Dumb Students. Bharathiar National Journal of Physical Education and Exercise Science (ISSN:0976-3678) E-ISSN Applied (International Peer-Reviewed Journal), 10(4), 11–14. Retrieved from


The purpose of the study was to find out the Effect of Yoga Training On Haematological variables such as hemoglobin and blood clotting time of Deaf and Dumb students. For this study, twenty  four deaf and dumb students from C.S.I. High School for the deaf and dumb, Sivakasi and their age ranged from 12 to 15 years were selected randomly as subjects. The selected subjects were divided into two groups namely Group I for Experimental group underwent yoga  training and  Group II acted as a control group. The data were collected from each subject before and after the training period and statistically analyzed with dependent ‘t’ test and analysis of covariance (ANCOVA). It was found that there was a significant improvement in the percentage of  hemoglobin due to the eight-week yogatraining.


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