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Master Geneviève Tan Shu Thung

LL.B (Hons), DipNutri, DipAro, DipYoga, CertEd, Ph.D

Founder & President of SMHLA

Lecturer & Instructor

Also widely known as Mother Sandhya, Master Geneviève is the Spiritual Master/Guru for the Sandhya Maarga Mission, and the Founder and President of our Academy.

As the head of the Sandhya Maarga Mission, she is known for her meditation technique named after her - the "Sandhya Maarga Meditation", which brings about rapid transformation within an individual to realise that the innate consciousness is the cause of every activity within the Universe. It helps align an individual with the natural Universal forces and expand the awareness of the infinite Being within each and everyone to maximise their self-potential in all areas of life.

Master Geneviève is also the founder of the Sandhya Maarga Yoga system. The Sandhya Maarga Yoga system encompasses the different streams of Hatha Yoga practice which she has devised. Few of the most notable original forms of Yoga that Master has founded include:

  1. AcuYogaPressure™  

  2. Abhyangam Yoga™ (Deep-Heat Massage Yoga)

  3. Velocity Yoga™  / Cardi-Yoga-Robics™

  4. Arohanam Yoga™ (also known as Ascension Yoga™ or Ladder Yoga™). 

Recognised for her role and contribution to the field of Yoga, Master Geneviève has been appointed as an Honorary Advisor to the World Yoga Foundation and has been featured on the famous Malaysian breakfast show: Good Morning Tai Tai (Malaysia's weekly Yoga segment on NTV7).

Master Geneviève has written many inspirational articles related to the power of right-thought to motivate all to cultivate confidence in the Self of which physical reality manifests from. Her published book, which has gotten positive international reviews and is sold globally, is "Sun Tzu's Art of War Unveiled: A Fourth-Dimensional Interpretation to Master Your Mind" - the book guides readers how to be the mastermind of their own life in every aspect. She has also written articles related to health and wellness for The Jakarta Post.

A charismatic speaker who speaks more than 10 different languages, Master Geneviève has been invited to deliver lectures, workshops and interviews related to holistic health and wellness, motivation and personal development by various organisations around the world. She was featured by the Philippines College in the Advancement of Medicine, Global News Network, Eagle Broadcasting Corporation, the Parkson Group, Metro IVF Hospital Group and more. She has delivered lectures and speeches around the world pertaining to Spirituality, Mental Science and Traditional and Complementary Therapies, and has disciples and students of different nationalities. 

Also an experienced naturopath, Master Geneviève has been providing free voluntary alternative healthcare services and free education in the rural villages of India. She received the "Health Excellence Award" from the hands of the former Vice Chancellor of Singhania University in Rajasthan Prof. Dr. Sohan Raj Tater  for exemplifying invaluable leadership in serving the ailing society and the humanity at large.

Master is also the founder of the Pyranergetic Technique™ that uses essential oils to direct the flow of Qi/Praana through the chakras to aid healing and promote a sense of well-being.

Aiming to create a more chemical-free world, she also launched her own natural skincare line called Geneviève's Eternal Elixir (GE²) and is currently authoring other books on the relationship between the mind and diseases, the teachings of Tao and on other alternative systems of medicine.

Master Geneviève is also the Founder and Editor-in-Chief for Holistic Living Annex magazine that educates people on how to lead a holistic lifestyle to improve their health and well-being, and also to inspire them towards achieving success. This magazine also aims to raise the awareness on the role of traditional and complementary therapies in the world today.

She also used to be a journalist with The Brunei Times and Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA / German Press Agency), one of the world's largest news agencies.

The source of motivation and inspiration for many youths around the world, Master Geneviève does not only inspire them to harness their innate power of right-thought through her lectures and writings but is also actively involved in the performing arts field. She is the founder of Kreativ Künste Productions, which productions aim to invoke compassion and promote reflective thinking. The young producer and director helps youths tap into their hidden talents of the expressive arts for better use. She has produced various productions (ranging from stage productions to films) with the aim to transform the hearts of the people through the practice of human values. Through her productions, she shares subtle messages concerning the philosophy of life.

Master Geneviève also spearheaded various humanity service programmes such as the Chitta Vajra Programme to instil moral education in young children's lives in hope that they grow up to serve others and contribute back to society in a positive way. Other programmes include the Women Life Force in Action (WLFiA) Programme that helps and support women around the globe to stand up for themselves against abuse of any kind. She also launched the PawPrints Natural Rescue Programme that rescues strays at distress or strays inflicted with diseases to treat them with an integrative approach that includes both modern Veterinary Science and traditional and complementary therapies (e.g. acupuncture, herbalism, homoeopathy etc.).