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International Yoga Day
International Yoga Day: How India is celebrating

Yoga is India's gift to the world and the humanity. It is a holistic approach to health and well-being, balancing the mind, body and soul. Every year, June 21 is celebrated as International Yoga Day with people from all walks of life participating in different events organised in different parts of the country and the world. The day has been specially dedicated to spreading awareness about India's age-old practice of yoga.

  • Tuesday, 21 June 2022
PM Modi urges people to practice Yoga for good health and wellness
PM Modi urges people to practice Yoga for good health and wellness

The Prime Minister urged the people to practice Yoga for good health and wellness. He has also shared a video on Yoga.

  • Sunday, 19 June 2022
PM Modi to lead Yoga Day celebrations from Mysuru; CM Bommai reviews preparations
PM Modi to lead Yoga Day celebrations from Mysuru; CM Bommai reviews preparations

The International Yoga Day celebrations are being held in a big way at 75 prominent Heritage spots of the country.

  • Wednesday, 08 June 2022
PM Modi to inaugurate Bharat Drone Mahotsav on Friday
Choose special place in your city, town or village to celebrate Yoga Day: PM to people

In his monthly 'Mann ki Baat' radio broadcast, Prime Minister Modi said the theme of the 8th International Yoga Day on June 21 would be 'yoga for humanity.

  • Sunday, 29 May 2022
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AYUSH min to celebrate Yoga Utsav to mark 50 days countdown to International Day of Yoga 2022

Union Cabinet Minister of AYUSH Sarbananda Sonowal will grace the occasion along with Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma at Rang Ghar Grounds in Assam's Sivasagar, a statement by the AYUSH ministry said.

  • Sunday, 01 May 2022
BJP peeved over Odisha govt snub to Yoga Day celebration

Bhubaneswar: With people of all ages cutting across the social strata and regions rolling out their yoga mats to take part in the International Yoga Day celebrations today, BJP criticised the Odisha government’s lack of participation and initiatives to mark the day. Sources said just like last year, the state government had decided to observe […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Thousands perform yoga in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Thousands of people from all walks of life participated in International Yoga Day celebrations across Odisha on Tuesday. A large number of people, including school children, celebrities and politicians joined in the yoga exercises at Kalinga stadium here. They performed yoga and other exercises under the supervision of yoga gurus and teachers from local […]

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
India gears up for Yoga Day tomorrow

New Delhi: The country is all geared up to roll out yoga mats tomorrow to mark the fourth International Day of Yoga (IDY), with Prime Minister Narendra Modi scheduled to lead about 55,000 enthusiasts in performing asanas in Dehradun. “About 5,000 events will be held across the country to mark International Day for Yoga (IDY),” […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
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International Yoga Day 2021: How India Is Celebrating

Yoga is considered India's one of the oldest traditions that brings mind and body in complete harmony with nature. Something which originated in India and is being practised for millennia, Yoga is one of India's finest gifts to the international community. Amid this pandemic, when anxiety and fear is looming over the world, Yoga can invoke much-needed inner strength and resilience in life. Today (June 21) on International Day of Yoga, India indulged in the harmony of nature, uniting the mind, body, thoughts and actions. The theme of the International Yoga Day event this year is 'Yoga for wellness'.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
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Ranchi to host main event on Yoga Day, PM to attend

New Delhi: Jharkhand capital Ranchi will be the venue for the main event for International Yoga Day on June 21 and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend it, AYUSH Ministry officials said Saturday. The event will be held at the Prabhat Tara ground and around 30,000 people are expected to participate in it, they said. […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Try some tech yoga this summer to stay fit

New Delhi: As the International Yoga Day approaches on June 21, there are several apps and online platforms to help yoga enthusiasts boost their health in the absence of a trained guide. Some apps also offer integrated services with Apple health app and other Android devices. For the beginners, the Breathe app on Apple Watch […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
International Yoga Day event draws 7,000 enthusiasts in Dhaka

Dhaka: The Indian High Commission in Dhaka on Friday organised an event here marking the fifth International Yoga Day, which saw the participation of around 7,000 people. Bangladesh Foreign Minister A.K. Abdul Momen, Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan, and State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury were also in attendance, bdnews24 reported. Indian High […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Thousands gather in Abu Dhabi to mark International Yoga Day

Abu Dhabi: Thousands of Indian expat residents and others participated in yoga sessions in Abu Dhabi to mark the fifth International Yoga Day, the media reported on Friday. The Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi hosted the celebrations at the Umm Al Emarat Park from 7 p.m. onwards on Thursday evening, reports the Gulf News. Shaikh […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Bollywood divas who add star power to yoga

New Delhi: What ties Kareena Kapoor Khan, Deepika Padukone, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Jacqueline Fernandez and Alia Bhatt together? Their love for yoga. The Bollywood divas credit their fitness level to their yoga routine. IANS takes a look at the stars who took to yoga and inspired many others to follow suit. * Kareena Kapoor Khan: […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Rahul tweets Army dog squad pic with 'New India' caption, BJP hits out

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi Friday courted controversy by tweeting pictures of the dog squad of Indian Army doing yoga and captioning it “New India”, drawing a sharp retort from BJP chief Amit Shah who accused him of mocking Yoga Day and insulting the forces. The pictures in the tweet showed the Army dog […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021