The Mata Amritanandamayi Math, the youth wing of Ayudh Thiruvananthapuram unit and Lulu Mall here jointly celebrated International Yoga Day on Tuesday.
Many schools and colleges organised special sessions for yoga day.
Over 500 people, mostly college students, participated in the mass yoga session at the Parade Ground, Fort Kochi, from 5am to 8.30am.
But, this Tuesday, on the occasion of International Yoga Day, Chennaiites took a break to focus on achieving mindful bliss.
VIT-AP marked the International Yoga Day on Tuesday at its Rock Plaza, Amaravati campus with dozens of yoga enthusiasts.
Minister for Health Vidadala Rajani said yoga enhances physical and mental health.
Introducing yoga in the global market and making youth understand the benefits and implementation of yoga in recreational zones like spas and cruise ships are also highlighted.
Leads International Yoga Day celebrations from Mysuru Palace; says it brings peace
Speaking on the occasion, TNIE Deputy Manager Manda Krishna Murthy said, Yoga leads to strong willpower and good health.
Similarly, International Yoga Day was celebrated in Koraput by various government and private organisations.
Early morning events across TS mark International Yoga Day; women from different walks of life enthusiastically take part in Secunderabad programme
A large number of women from different parts of Hyderabad took part in the event marking International Yoga Day at Parade Ground in Secunderabad on Tuesday.
Asked what was the secret behind his fitness at such an old age, he said, he had been actively performing yoga and surya namaskar since he was a child.
Yoga Day, celebrated annually on June 21, was hosted by the Youth Ministry of Maldives in collaboration with the Indian Cultural Centre.
In the list of practices that can help improve mental well-being and quieten the mind, Yoga remains at the top for its effectiveness and therapeutic nature.
"That is how yoga can connect the people and countries, and how yoga can become a problem solver for all of us," he said on International Yoga Day celebrations from Mysure Palace.
Vice-President to take part in the celebrations at the Parade Grounds in Secunderabad
Transport Minister Antony Raju will preside over and Health Minister Veena George will deliver the keynote address.
The Central Muslim Association, which claims to be the custodian of the Wakf land, said that in its internal meeting, they rejected the proposal.
The theme of Yoga day 2022 is 'Yoga for Humanity' as announced by PM Narendra Modi in his address.