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International Yoga Day


Chandigarh officers busy making arrangements for International Yoga Day, public dealing takes back seat

June 17, 2016 5:44 am

UT Adviser says things will be back to normal after June 21.

International Yoga Day: Ramdev to set the tone with Rajpath event

June 16, 2016 3:41 am

An International Conference on Yoga shall be held at Vigyan Bhavan on June 22-23.

Make yoga a 'mass movement': PM Modi to ministers

June 14, 2016 7:27 pm

In a letter, PM Narendra Modi wrote, the International Day of Yoga is not simply an event. It is a way of making yoga an integral part of our lives,

International Yoga Day: Chandigarh to reject non performers at dress rehearsal on June 19

June 14, 2016 8:21 am

The move is to ensure that only the best performers take part in the International Yoga Day at the Capitol Complex on June 21.

HRD ministry invites VCs of Central universities for national seminar on Yoga

June 13, 2016 9:17 pm

According to sources, HRD minister Smriti Irani would also be present in the seminar where apart from senior officials of her ministry, VCs, UGC top brass and yoga experts would be present.

International Yoga Day: Thousands expected to attend in Times Square

June 12, 2016 10:15 pm

Yoga sessions will be held in schools, temples, JFK International Airport and Newark Airport, and at the Kresge Auditorium of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge.

Government to institute 'Yoga medals' for paramilitary troops

June 12, 2016 12:03 pm

A committee has been formed which will 'suggest modalities' for awarding Yoga medals to those personnel who have 'excelled' in various 'aasanas' and have a good track record as a Yoga teacher.

Chandigarh: Winds create havoc, bring disappointment for moonlight yoga audience

June 11, 2016 9:33 am

The inspiration and idea of the evening, Bharatnatyam dancer Suchitra Mitra had explained earlier, was to showcase and bring to light how dance like yoga, fulfills the body, mind and soul.

Minister wants lotus flower decoration at Chandigarh Capitol Complex

June 11, 2016 9:22 am

The administration is already spending Rs 4.5 lakh on planting around 4,000 ornamental plants at the complex.

Yoga festival at Chandigarh Parade Ground: Sri Sri motivates followers to find balance

June 10, 2016 7:34 am

Sri Sri was in Chandigarh for the opening of the four-day yoga festival, a curtain raiser for the International Yoga Day to be held at Capitol Complex on June 21.


Week in Pics: Yoga at Rajpath, flood in Mumbai and Sister Nirmala's funeral

June 27, 2015 8:00 am

Narendra Modi takes part in International Yoga Day sessions. Sister Nirmala, who succeeded Mother Teresa, passes away. Muslims around the world mark the start of Ramadan. More than 400 dead in Karachi heat wave.

When the world embraced International Yoga Day with Narendra Modi

June 21, 2015 9:44 am

With at least 40,000 people expected to take part in the Yoga event held at Rajpath, the government is all set to break the Guinness World Record on International Yoga Day.

Top Frames: Ramadan festivities, Yoga day rehearsals, devastating Bulgaria floods

June 20, 2015 8:00 am

Best pictures from around the world this week; from the International Yoga day preparations to the volcano of Mount Sinabung in Indonesia.

Thousands participate in rehearsal for International Yoga Day

June 18, 2015 7:53 pm

Around 40,000 people are expected to perform 'asanas' during the 35-minute event which starts at 7 am on Rajpath.

International Yoga Day: Baba Ramdev conducts mega rehearsal as participants look to set world record

June 14, 2015 2:03 pm

People take part in the mega rehearsal for Yoga day event, by Yoga guru Baba Ramdev at Jawahar Lal Nehru stadium.