Here are the live updates of International Yoga Day celebrations:
2 Lac+ Yogis have gathered in Kota to practice Yog on #InternationalDayofYoga2018. Yog is the best way for the students to de-stress themselves. Thousands of students, have joined #YogainKota, the education capital of Rajasthan pic.twitter.com/g9cr9tbA4J- Swami Ramdev (@yogrishiramdev) June 21, 2018
I urge people around to world to embrace Yoga.- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 21, 2018
I also request people to share the joys of Yoga with others by teaching Yoga particularly to today's youth. This way we can create a healthier planet. pic.twitter.com/aaUFOGXHvi
In a world where non-communicable diseases, stress and lifestyle related ailments are rising, Yoga can play a central role in mitigating these diseases to create a healthy mind and body.- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 21, 2018
Yoga is "very apt" for the UN and in today's complex world where stress and delusion are prevalent, the ancient Indian physical and mental practice plays a central role for wellness and peace of the mind and body, UN Deputy Secretary-General has said.
Yoga should be a part of our daily lives: Venkaiah Naidu
I want it to become a people's movement because it is not something political or religious, it is for betterment of our lives. It shouldn't be just for one day, it should be a part of our daily lives: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu in Mumbai on #InternationalYogaDay2018. pic.twitter.com/FUfuaFfvyF- ANI (@ANI) June 21, 2018
On this #InternationalYogaDay2018, let us all take a pledge to practice Yoga everyday to achieve a better physical, mental and spiritual health. Sharing few pictures from a Yoga programme attended in Noida today. pic.twitter.com/QjtsoGIsMp- Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) June 21, 2018
Eastern Navy's submarine staff participates in International Yoga Day
Eastern naval command staff perform yoga on board INS Jyothi in Bay of Bengal off Visakhapatnam. Eastern Naval Command's submarine staff also participated in #InternationalYogaDay2018. pic.twitter.com/M1tmfUZM6r- ANI (@ANI) June 21, 2018
#IDY2018#AYUSH Admiral Sunil Lanba CNS joins the naval fraternity for Yoga at New Delhi to commemorate International Day of Yoga @DefenceMinIndia@SpokespersonMoD@IAF_MCC@adgpi@IndiaCoastGuardpic.twitter.com/20hEx3CBmq- SpokespersonNavy (@indiannavy) June 21, 2018
Yoga has emerged as the biggest unifying force in the world: PM
The way to lead a calm, creative & content life is Yoga. It can show the way in defeating tensions and mindless anxiety.- PMO India (@PMOIndia) June 21, 2018
Instead of dividing, Yoga unites.
Instead of further animosity, Yoga assimilates.
Instead of increasing suffering, Yoga heals: PM
PM Modi said Indians should be proud of their traditions and only then the world will be proud of them. He further said that the world has embraced yoga today. "In fact, Yoga day has become one of the mass movements for good health and well-being," he added.
Andhra Pradesh: Vice Admiral Karambir Singh, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Eastern Naval Command and navy personnel perform yoga at Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam. #InternationalYogaDay2018pic.twitter.com/YfDNH4SnNp- ANI (@ANI) June 21, 2018
Reached Dehradun a short while back. Looking forward to the Yoga Day programme tomorrow morning at the iconic FRI campus at 6:30 AM. Here is a picture from the venue. pic.twitter.com/IfU6J1CrrG- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 20, 2018