World flexes muscles on International Yoga Day

In the run-up to International Yoga Day, Indian consulates and missions organized yoga events that saw active participation from the residents

World flexes muscles on International Yoga Day

Celebrations have begun across the world to commemorate the seventh International Yoga Day across the globe on June 21 with focus on practicing Yoga for physical and mental well-being.

Believed to have originated in India thousands of years ago with mentions in mythological books like the Rig Veda, Yoga with its numerous health benefits has assumed significance, especially in times of a pandemic when mental and physical health is under duress.