It was on 27th September,2014 that while addressing the UN General Assembly that 21st June was declared as the International Day of Yoga. It was later approved on October 14, 2014.
The practice that originated in India and is often seen as the way through which an individual can be physically and mentally fit.
The ministry of AYUSH will be holding a grand event in Chandigarh which is titled “The National Event Of Mass Yoga Demonstration.” The PM will also be present in the event.
This would be the second time that this day would be observed and UN Headquarters was lit up in the image of a Yoga posture.
Ministers from all over are making sure that they do something to celebrate this day.
Baba Ramdev was joined by many BJP ministers and common man at Rajpath for rehearsal for the main day. The event was organized by Department of AYUSH in collaboration with Ramdev.