International Yoga Day 2019

Prime Minister celebrated international yoga day 2019 on 21st June and the entire country took out their yoga mats and got into some or the other yoga postures. PM Modi was in Ranchi where more than 50,000 people gathered to celebrate this day.

PM said

"We should make efforts to take yoga from cities to villages and tribal areas. Yoga is above religion, caste, colour, gender and region, it is above everything,"

He further added

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"It (yoga) is constant and evolving for centuries. The essence of yoga has been stable and remained the same — healthy body, stable mind, spirit of oneness. Yoga has provided a perfect blend of knowledge, karma and bhakti,"

"It is painful to read about alcoholism, substance abuse, diabetes and other things, adding yoga offers a solution to these problems,"

He urged youth to get into the groove of Yoga in order to adopt healthy living.