Dr. H. Bhojraj received the degree of Doctor of Medicine (Acupuncture) by the Open International University of Complementary Medicines through its Medicina Alternativa Institute, Sri Lanka in the year 2000.
Born on August 21 1949, he studied at Madurai University and passed out with Honors in Mechanical Engineering in 1971. He joined ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) as an engineer in 1972.
As Engineer/Scientist, Mr.Bhojraj has contributed extensively in the area of Satellite Thermal control systems, Projects Management ,centre administration etc holding responsible key positions. His basic research in Thermal control systems are Cryogenic Dewars, Metal Finishing and Thin Film coating etc and he has published numerous papers in technical journals and conferences. He is a recipient of prestigious awards.
He received a Distinguished Award for fabrication of India’s first satellite Aryabhatta in 1975. He has won the NRDC- National Research and Development Committee award twice-first in 1990 for indigenous development of Optical Solar Reflectors and for a second time in 1999 for indigenous development of flexible heaters for satellite thermal control.
He has trained himself in Yoga, Pranic Healing, Reiki, Reflexology, Acupressure, Classical Acupuncture and Su- Jok Acupuncture. Since 1982,he is conducting courses on Pranayama and Meditation techniques to general Public at Vivekananda Kendra yoga institute, Bangalore as Instructor and significantly contribute