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International Day of Yoga - 21st June


Indian Muslim students practice yoga at a school ahead of first International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad, India
Indian Muslim students practise yoga at a school ahead of first International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad, India

Guinness World Records officials Marco Frigatta, second right, talks to his colleague Victoria Julie Tweedy during Yoga Day at Rajpath
Guinness World Records officials Marco Frigatta, second right, talks to his colleague Victoria Julie Tweedy during Yoga Day at Rajpath
Delhi Chief Minster Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia at Rajpath in New Delhi on Yoga Day
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia at Rajpath in New Delhi on Yoga Day
"International Day of Yoga" is being celebrated across 191 countries in the world today - 21st June 2015.
International Day of Yoga is an initiative by the current PM of India Shri Narendra Modi who appeals to the United Nation councils to celebrate 21st June as the International Day Of Yoga.
With a record 177 countries in the motion to the PMs appeal, UN adopted 21st June as the "International Day Of Yoga".
Narendra Modi leads the 37,000 people coming from all across the cities of India to perform Yoga on 21st June at Rajpath.
Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley are in the USA to lead the Yoga celebrations there. State chief ministers leading the Yoga Asanas in their states.
Art of Living Founder Sri Ravi Shankar said that yoga is not just about asanas, but "a state of mind where you have a sense of responsibility for the whole planet." He also appeals to the critics to keep yoga above politics.

Below are the images from International Day Of Yoga celebration around the world.
Indian Army Personnel doing Yoga at Siachen
Indian Army Personnel doing Yoga at Siachen

Indian Navy personnel on the expansive deck of INS Viraat.
Stunning & Graceful: Indian Navy personnel on the expansive deck of INS Viraat.

Indian Navy personnel on the expansive deck of INS Viraat.
Indian Navy personnel on the expansive deck of INS Viraat.


India created world record with 40000 doing different asanas of Yoga
India created a world record with 40000 doing different asanas of Yoga

Narendra Modi in Yoga Asana
Narendra Modi in Yoga Asana

Narendra Modi leading the Yoga demonstration at Rajpath, Delhi
Narendra Modi leading the Yoga demonstration at Rajpath, Delhi

Narendra Modi Yoga Asana
Narendra Modi Yoga Asana

Rajpath turned Yogpath on International day of Yoga
Rajpath turned Yogpath on International day of Yoga

Sri Sri Ravishankar's appeal to keep Yoga away from politics
Sri Sri Ravishankar's appeal to keep Yoga away from politics

Yoga Asana at Rajpath
Yoga Asana at Rajpath




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