Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday greeted people on the occasion of International Yoga Day and said that it is moment to feel proud as India’s heritage of Yoga has been recognized worldwide.
“Yoga gives peace as it is a combination of Body, mind and soul and is beyond any religion or cast regular practice of Yoga will fill your mind with positive energy and will also provide good health for better future,” he said.
Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Narendra Modi
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that the ancient Indian art was most noble of its kind, as it only worked for the betterment of mankind.
Talking about yoga as a business he said that the form was gaining popularity worldwide with people asking for trainers every day.
The United Nations headquarters in New York lit up to mark the occasion of International Yoga Day.
United Nations General Assembly declared June 21 as the International Day of Yoga on December 11 in 2014 after PM Modi asked for it during his address to UN General Assembly on September 27.