His mission is to train as many people as possible in yoga – without any charge – and earn peace for himself.
Later on, Maharshi Patanjali developed the philosophy of Yoga in a more refined and systematic manner, he said. 'Yoga doesn't belong to any particular religion or religious sect,' Oli said.
In another programme, Nehru Yuva Kendra, JCI and the AYUSH department conducted a yoga awareness event at UTF Bhavan.
Yoga and meditation show positive effects as additional therapies for glaucoma, mitochondrial issues and rheumatoid arthritis, claimed experts from AIIMS, Delhi.
Thiruvananthapuram division celebrated ‘International Yoga Day’ at Rail Kalyanamandapam in Thampanoor.
Yoga should be considered as a part of the healthcare system in the state and not as related to a particular religion or faith, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
Outside the venue of the Janta College stadium, the farmers gathered for a while and raised slogans against the BJP-JJP government and demanded that the Centre roll back the "black farm laws".
The state Health Minister had told reporters on Sunday that a target has been set to vaccinate 2.5 lakh people during this drive.
They said MP's feat during the day accounted for almost 20 per cent of all inoculations conducted against the coronavirus infection in the country during the day.
The International Yoga Day was proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on September 27, 2014.
Consulate General of India, New York partnered with the Times Square Alliance to host the Yoga celebrations under the theme 'Solstice for Times Square 2021'.
In Visakhapatnam, online yoga classes are gaining popularity, especially among the youth.
The world is going to get the power of M-Yoga application, which will have many videos of yoga training based on Common Yoga Protocol available in different languages of the world, the PM said.
The teachers’ and parents’ associations are appealing to the state government to conduct online classes for the students with focus on teaching methods to improve their mental health.
This International Day of Yoga, lets look at some of the reasons why a regular practice of yoga can do you a world of good.