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

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.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 21, 2020 6:45:06 pm
International Yoga Day 2020, Animals doing yoga, International yoga day, Yoga day celebrations, Global yoga day, Trending news, Indian Express news. From kangaroos, turtles and rabbits, many posted snapshots of yoga sessions with animals. (Picture credit: Twitter/ North Georgia Wildlife Park & Zoo)

As the world today celebrates International Yoga day, people have taken to social media to pose numerous pictures and videos of themselves in various postures. While many posted pictures and videos of themselves, some of them decided to include their pets for a rejuvenating session of yoga.

Meanwhile, the sixth International Day of Yoga was celebrated with great enthusiasm across the country through electronic and digital media. Yoga programmes are organised across the globe by Indian missions every year, but this year was different due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Several missions, however, organised digital events to mark the occasion.

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In a Twitter post, the North Georgia Wildlife Park & Zoo also revealed that they were conducting yoga classes with kangaroos and turtles to mark International Yoga Day. Take a look:

Since 2014, June 21 is recognised as International Yoga Day. Due to the social distancing norms, this year, the United Nations has set the theme as “Yoga for Health – Yoga at Home”.

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