Swami Vidyanand's techniques are well recognized in India, evident from the respect he has received from cultural bodies, such as the prestigious Bharat Nirman, an organization that recognizes individual efforts to promote ancient Indian wisdom, systems and practices; from which he has received their highest award, The Bhaskar Award. He is also an Honorary Member of the Vishwa Yoga Samsad (World Yoga Council) of the International Yoga Federation, the world governing body of yoga that provides standards and recognition for yoga professionals internationally.
Today he operates as an urban master, using the yogic system he has developed to help individuals in big cities rid and heal themselves of stress. In Hong Kong, Swami Vidyanand has taught Transformational Yoga courses at the Centre of Behavioral Health of the University of Hong Kong. In 2004, he founded his own school in New Delhi, India, SriMa School of Transformational Yoga, of which he is now spiritual head. Furthermore, he is the founder of Yoga Alliance International, which is the first International Yoga Alliance in India.