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India Tv- Modi in Lucknow to lead third International Yoga Day celebrations

India Tv- Modi in Lucknow to lead third International Yoga Day celebrations

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga to mark global yoga day in Lucknow, India, Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

Last year, the Army had celebrated International Yoga Day at the Siachen Glacier which is located at the height of over 20,000 feet.

The Prime Minister performed the asanas despite drizzling remained persistent at the Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan in Lucknow.

It may be recalled that the earlier record was 35,984 participants, during a yoga session held in Delhi in 2015.

"There are many countries which do not know our language, traditions or culture, but the entire world is getting connected with us because of yoga".

Participating in the International Day of Yoga at Exposition Hall, NER Agri Expo Site, Dimapur, Rudy expressed pleasure at the turnout of people even as the programme was organized within a short span of time.

Speaking on the occasion, the President said that yoga was an ancient Indian practice which is very useful for curing many diseases and health disorders.

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"One does not need to perform yoga for 24 hours". 50 or 60 minutes (is fine) because it lends harmony to the body, mind and intellect. In September that year, he made a call to other nations at the UN General Assembly (UNGA) for a day to celebrate yoga globally.

The Great Wall event saw the Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh, as well as 200 participants practicing yoga postures.

Union Human Resource Develop-ment Minister Prakash Javadekar has stated that Yoga can keep man physically fit and mentally healthy.

The owner of an absolutely awesome body, actress Malaika Arora Khan was found participating at an event organized at Marine Drive, Mumbai to mark the 3rd International Yoga Day.

"Special events at iconic global locations across the globe have taken place with the participation of hundreds of thousands of yoga enthusiasts at several places".

"Modi coming here and performing yoga in the company of children and youths was perhaps the most surprising event of my life", she told PTI. "Similarly, Yoga was born in India, it was given by our rishis and munis, but its transformations and teachings are for all", Sadhvi added.

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