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7 Ways How India Will Celebrate International Yoga Day – June 21st

June 21st was declared as ‘International Yoga Day’ by the United Nations in 2014. Last year India too, started with this celebration on a massive scale along with 190 other countries.

Let us now see how India plans to celebrate International Yoga Day today:

  1. Over 100,000 yoga programmes will be organized across India on June 21, with the main event being held at Chandigarh's Capitol Complex.
    Source - www.express.co.uk Source - www.express.co.uk
  1. Nearly 35,000 people, led by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, are expected to participate in the event at Chandigarh.
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  1. The participants dressed in identical white T-shirts and blue or black lowers, will perform yoga poses on blue and pink mats with the Yoga Day logo at Chandigarh.
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  1. In the run-up to the International Yoga Day, rehearsal, workshops and camps have been held across the country over the last month.
    Source -  indianexpress.com Source - indianexpress.com
  1. In India's capital Delhi, 10,000 participants will perform yoga at various locations. In addition, around 57 ministers from the Indian government will lead programmes across the country.
    Source -  www.sarkarimirror.com Source - www.sarkarimirror.com
  1. The venue include 16,000 colleges, 12,000 schools and 391 universities.
    Source -  newsworldindia.in Source - newsworldindia.in
  1. In the southern state of Tamil Nadu, the government also plans to run 104 medical helplines to answer questions on various yoga poses, meditation and breathing exercises.
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We hereby wish you all a very peaceful International Yoga Day 2016!

If you’re a yoga person, you’ve got to try some weird yoga positions too!