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Friday, December 04, 2020

International Yoga Day


Watch: Men perform asanas in the sea as part of International Yoga Day

June 22, 2020 1:44 pm

The video shows two men floating on the water and performing various yoga asanas in the Palk Strait in Rameswaram.

Bengal marks Yoga Day with asanas, workshop

June 22, 2020 3:55 am

Several state universities requested students to share their videos and photographs performing yoga at home. Calcutta University will post such videos later on their website.

Yoga reduces migraines: AIIMS study

June 22, 2020 2:25 am

The study, 'Effect of yoga as add on therapy in migraine', was published in the online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

'Salute': Netizens react after pictures of ITBP personnel doing yoga at 18,800 feet go viral

June 21, 2020 7:40 pm

Several pictures showed the officials performing pranayama and Surya namaskar at the backdrop of snow-covered mountain slopes at near Khardung La, Ladakh.

Explained: Why International Yoga Day is observed on June 21

June 23, 2020 2:54 pm

The United Nations theme for this year is “Yoga for Health - Yoga at Home”, which takes into account the social distancing measures announced by most countries.

Want your kid to be interested in yoga? Read them these five books

June 21, 2020 6:27 pm

Today, on the occasion of International Yoga Day, it would be great if, as parents, you can get your kids to practice yoga.

From rabbits to kangaroos, animals join people to celebrate International Yoga Day

June 21, 2020 6:45 pm

While many posted pictures and videos of themselves or trying out asana with their partners and family, some of them decided to include their pets for a rejuvenating session of yoga.

Want to lead a stress-free life with family? Here's what a yoga expert suggests you do

June 21, 2020 7:22 pm

While there are many asanas that can help, a daily practise of pranayam -- even for just five to seven minutes a day -- can really do wonders.

'Take yoga as a lifestyle': Malaika Arora stresses on the importance of yoga in her life

June 21, 2020 1:40 pm

Malaika Arora has always given us major fitness goals and stressed on the importance of yoga. On International Yoga Day, she shared a video on Instagram detailing the way yoga helped her at various junctures of her life.

International Yoga Day: In lockdown, yoga has emerged as a promising career, say experts

June 21, 2020 11:46 am

To excel in this field, one needs to keep themselves well-informed about the anatomy and physiology of yoga.


International Yoga Day 2020: Take a look at how Bollywood is celebrating health and fitness

June 21, 2020 7:22 pm

International Yoga Day: Take a look at how your favourite Bollywood actors are celebrating international yoga day.

International Yoga Day 2020: 'Yoga unifies the world,' says PM Modi

June 21, 2020 9:34 am

The proposal to observe Yoga Day was introduced by PM Modi in his address during the opening of the 69th Session of the General Assembly back in 2014.

Parineeti, Sidharth, Jacqueline and others celebrate International Yoga Day

June 23, 2019 6:44 am

While Akshay Kumar shared a photo of his mother doing Yoga, Anupam Kher, Jacqueline Fernandez, Parineeti Chopra, Sidharth Malhotra, Farah Khan and others too shared photos on International Yoga Day. Scroll to see all photos.

International Yoga Day: People take part in a host of events across country

June 21, 2019 11:13 am

Urging people to take to Yoga, PM Modi in Ranchi, said instead of just focusing on illness, people must focus on wellness as well.

Yoga Day celebrations 2018: From one stretch to another, across the country

June 21, 2018 2:37 pm

Yoga Day celebrations: Elaborate security arrangements have been put in the National Capital. More than 500 police and paramilitary personnel have been deployed to keep an eye on suspicious elements.

On International Yoga Day 2018, see photos that show the beauty of spiritual asanas

June 21, 2018 4:01 pm

International Yoga Day 2018: Yoga, an age-old practice has several benefits. It boosts mental, physical and mental health and improves the overall well-being. Yoga created quite a stir across the globe after United States declared June 21 as International Day of Yoga in 2015.

India gears up to celebrate International Yoga Day

June 20, 2018 6:21 pm

Though Yoga, which originated in India, has become immensely popular over the years around the world.

International Yoga Day celebrated by Navy, Coast Guard personnel perform asanas on INS Viraat

June 21, 2017 7:08 pm

The flight deck of decommissioned aircraft carrier Viraat provided the perfect location for Yoga camp for personnel of the Western Naval Command in Mumbai today.

International Yoga Day 2017: Here's how the world is gearing up for the celebrations

June 20, 2017 6:50 pm

Yoga fever has gripped the world ahead of UN International Yoga Day. The third edition which falls on June 21 is likely to be huge with several countries already kick-starting the celebrations.

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.