Prof. Eugen M Manole, Phd

Prof. Eugen M Manole, Phd

Bhagavad Gita Research Foundation

Director for Business Development

Dr Eugen Manole, is currently serving as a Director for Business Development with Madeira Corporate Services S.A. a management company in Madeira, Portugal. He holds a PhD from the University of Greenwich, London - Department of History, Politics and Social Sciences. Due to his rich knowledge and expertise he has been elected: Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (UK), Member of the Institute of Directors (UK) and Associate Academic of the Manchester Metropolitan University (UK). Interested in applied mindfulness and its benefits in teaching, coaching, mentoring, and counselling he is practicing Yoga and Tai Chi for more than 20 years. Strategic thinker, he is a chess player and avid reader with a keen interest in management, governance, communication, history, Buddhism, Taoism, modern and ancient wisdom.  

In his private life Dr Manole is a Co-Founder of Sundari Center and he is practising and teaching Traditional Integral Yoga and Taoist Yoga at Sundari Center Funchal. His practice and study of teaching yoga is recognized by the Yoga Alliance, the largest international non-profit association in the yoga community. He founds inspiration in The Upanishads as a set of philosophical guidelines giving to the human being both spiritual vision and philosophical reasoning. He believes that Bhagavad Gita, as the quintessence of all the teachings of the Vedic scriptures, may and should be used as the “manual for mankind” for the betterment of the human society.  

Thus, during this astonishing journey of the human spirit, the contribution to the transformation of the global society may be achieved only with open hearts and learning minds. We must continue to share together the diverse wealth of wisdom thus ensuring the continuous human evolution!