21 June is celebrated as International Yoga Day, as was declared by the United Nations on 11 December 2014. International Day of Yoga promotes awareness about the practice and benefits of yoga.
Thousands across the globe participated the 5th International Yoga Day celebrations.
Fit and fearless, our soldiers stretched in the snow.
5th #InternationalYogDay— ADG PI - INDIAN ARMY (@adgpi) June 21, 2019
Our fit & fearless soldiers #IndianArmy practice #Yoga on the icy heights of #HimalayanRanges. We are committed for having healthy & fit India.#NationFirst #YogaDay2019 #IDY2019#AYUSH#ZindagiRaheKhush#योगदिवस#अन्तर्राष्ट्रीययोगदिवस pic.twitter.com/iSvpbeTycr
“On #InternationalDayofYoga best wishes to all practitioners of yoga across the world. Yoga is India’s gift to humanity; it holds the key to healthy living and to that fine balance between mind and body. Do become a part of the celebration of yoga,” said President Ram Nath Kovind.
Who needs a yoga mat? BSF’s equestrian team performed yoga on horseback!
And the ITBP in water...
Teach Us Your Ways, O' Guru
The term yoga is derived from the Sanskrit word yuj, which means to “attach, join, harness, and yoke”. Yoga originated and developed in ancient India and is fantastic for the wellness of the body and the mind.
Inspirational Yoga Guru
For me "Yoga" is inner satisfaction it's eternal peace. I will never ever leave it as It's life for me.— Sheba Ghildyal?? (@Sheba_oath) June 17, 2019
The lady who inspired me to take up yoga again is Yog guru :-V Nanammal
In love with her ?#YogaDay2019 #InternationalYogaDay ? pic.twitter.com/zxqJ22wZRx
As Always, the Meme Game Was Strong
Challenge accepted! Netizens can make anything into a meme game.
When someone asks me an uncomfortable question pic.twitter.com/L6ulh0LoX7— apathy-krit (@BucketheadCase) June 13, 2018
‘Weekend Yoga Ritual’
When your parents wake you up early in the morning...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed yoga with around 40,000 enthusiasts on Friday, 21 June, at the Prabhat Tara ground in Ranchi to mark the fifth International Day of Yoga.
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