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International Day of Yoga: PM Kicks Off Mass Yoga at Lucknow

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On the occasion of International Day of Yoga on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, the Prime Minister participated in a mass Yoga demonstration event in Lucknow where thousands of people gathered at the Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan despite continuous rain in the city. Addressing them, Prime Minister Narendra Modi conveyed his greetings from Lucknow to all those joining the Yoga Day celebrations ...

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Poonam Pandey’s Yoga video gets over one million views on YouTube

Poonam Pandey, the Bollywood actress is once again set to make headlines with her hot yoga video posted on YouTube. The video which shows her sensuous act has already managed to attract over one million views. The actress is performing yoga to celebrate International Yoga Day exposing her assets making the video to be sexy and sizziling.The video was uploaded ...

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Yoga Tools Mobile App for Basic Practice Released in Chennai

Coinciding with the International Yoga day that was held all over the world, Chennai-based Isha Foundation has released a basic Yoga App called “Yoga Tools from Sadhguru” that offers 7 yoga practice postures for those new to Yoga. The Isha Foundation founder Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev said, “This is not serious Yoga, this is called as UpaYoga or Pre Yoga. It’s ...

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Ramzan, Ramdev, Yoga Day: Passions Rise High

As India gears up to hold a massive International Yoga Day on June 21, Sunday, the rumblings from the Muslims have taken cetre-stage bringing passions upfront at a time when the Islamic holy month of Ramzan is on with fasting underway already. When some Muslims opted out of the yoga day since Surya Namaskar is against the tenets of their ...

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International Yoga Day: Run up Begins in Delhi, Health Awareness Heightens

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s advice to government officials to practice Yoga ahaead of the Sunday International Yoga Day, June 21, several central government officials are making a beeline to yoga calsses in the morning in Delhi. Elsewhere, in Haryana and BJP-ruled states too, the yoga fever is gripping the officials, especially those in their 50s finding it difficult and ...

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Modi’s proposal of Yoga Day on June 21 adopted at UN, backed by 175 countries

For the first time in UN history, an endorsement for yoga Day, received unprecedented support from 175 out of 193 members of the UN General Assembly, countries as diverse as the US and Syria, Russia and Britain, and China and the Philippines, agreed to declare June 21 the International Yoga Day, recognizing the ancient Indian science’s “holistic approach to health ...

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