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International Day of Yoga Celebrated across America

Vivekananda Yoga University (VaYU) Launched  in commemoration of IYD I.S. Saluja / Bidisha Roy NEW YORK (TIP): : The world celebrated June 21 the Sixth International Day of Yoga. The United Nations General Assembly on […]

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Huge Enthusiasm for Yoga: More than 15,000 people participated in various Yoga Day Celebrations

NEW YORK (TIP): Consulate General of India in collaboration with Friends of Yoga celebrated the 5th International Day of Yoga on June 23rd, 2019 at Fair Bridge Hotel & Conference Center, 195 Davidson Avenue, Somerset, […]

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5th International Day of Yoga Celebrations kick off at the United Nations

UNITED NATIONS (TIP): 5th International Day of Yoga celebrations kicked off at the United Nations, with a laser lighting display of Yoga at the iconic United Nations building, June 19. After the overwhelming success of […]

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International Day of Yoga Celebrations Planned in Houston

Manu Shah HOUSTON, TX (TIP): The Consulate General of India, Houston in collaboration with Friends of Yoga, is organizing several events across Texas to celebrate the 5th International Day of Yoga. This ancient Indian practice […]

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Hundreds of Cities across world will celebrate International Day of Yoga, June 21

In December 2014, the United Nations General Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution, co-sponsored by 177 countries, and declared June 21 as International Day of Yoga with a view to promoting  a healthier lifestyle. The first […]

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Enthusiastic Celebration Of IDY In Tri-State Area

Yoga is an ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice, for humankind, that originated in India thousands of years ago. The word ‘yoga’ derives from Sanskrit and means to join or to unite, symbolizing the union […]

United States

Cross-section of people share stories of yoga transforming lives at Yoga Day event

UNITED NATIONS(TIP):  An incredible event where people from various walks of life shared their stories on how yoga transformed their lives during a session here to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga.From renowned yoga […]

United States

Yoga is so very apt for the United Nations: UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed

UNITED NATIONS(TIP): Yoga is “very apt” for the United Nations and in today’s complex world where stress and delusion are prevalent, the ancient Indian physical and mental practice plays a central role for wellness and […]

United States

Consulate General of India organizes International Day of Yoga 2018 in New York

GOVERNOR’S ISLAND, NY(TIP): The fourth International Day of Yoga was celebrated with enthusiasm and fervor at the historic Governor’s Island on 16th June 2018. The event organized by the Consulate General of India, New York […]

United States

Interview : 4th International Day of Yoga

The Fourth International Day of Yoga is just a few days away. Since June 21, 2015, when International Day of Yoga was first celebrated, IDY celebrations have multiplied, spreading over a couple of days. This […]

United States

Interview: 4th International Day of Yoga

The Fourth International Day of Yoga is just a few days away. Since June 21, 2015, when International Day of Yoga was first celebrated, IDY celebrations have multiplied, spreading over a couple of days. This […]

United States

Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh in cooperation with various organizations celebrated IYD in Long Island, NY.

HICKSVILLE, NY (TIP): Yoga is an ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice that originated in India 5000 year ago, said Jagdish Sewhani. The word ‘yoga’ derives from Sanskrit and means to join or to unite, […]

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Call it – jimnastik day

I have no misgiving if our entire country assembles to perform exercises with leaders of saffron outfits, leading them from the front, with the hidden aim of pleasing our PM, but my rant is for […]

Indian Americans

International Day of Yoga at the United Nations to honor India’s ancient tradition of Yoga: June 20th-June 21st, 2017

FREE Public Event Features Interactive Yoga Demos, Sacred Chanting, Meditation, Inspiring Talks, Divine Music, & Much More Spiritual luminaries, celebrity yogis, diplomats to participate NEW YORK, NY (TIP):  More than 1,000 people are expected to […]

Health

International Day of Yoga: Celebrating union of body and Consciousness

Yoga is an ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice that originated in India. The word ‘yoga’ derives from Sanskrit and means to join or to unite, symbolizing the union of body and consciousness. Today it is practiced in various forms around the world […]

Indian Americans

A Hangover of International Day of Yoga Celebrations

The International Day of Yoga celebrations may have been over but the interest in Yoga generated by nearly 50 Yoga events coordinated by the Indian Consulate, New York, mostly in the States of New York and […]

Indian Americans

Houston Celebrates Yoga Event At NASA Space Center

Hundreds of American yoga enthusiasts rolled out their colourful mats, twisting their bodies and performing ‘Surya Namaskar’ in front of the space shuttle at NASA‘s landmark Johnson Space Center early on Sunday. Consulate General of […]

Mogens Lykketoft, President of the seventieth session of the United Nations General Assembly speaking at International Day of Yoga at UN on 21st June, 2016. Also seen in the picture isMs. Cristina Gallach, UN Under- Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information
Indian Americans

International Day of Yoga celebrated at the UN

UNITED NATIONS (TIP): The Second International Day of Yoga was celebrated at the United Nations June 21, 2016. Speaking on the occasion, India‘s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin said the celebration of […]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi participating in the mass yoga demonstration at the Capitol Complex, Chandigarh, on the occasion of the 2nd International Day of Yoga on June 21.
India

INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY | INDIA DOES ASANAS IN TANDEM WITH PM MODI

CHANDIGARH (TIP): Millions of Indians on June 21 morning stretched and twisted their bodies and performed breathing exercises to celebrate the second International Yoga Day, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Chandigarh urging people to […]

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Yoga -a spiritual experience

In the East, as well as in the West, there tend to be two rather different approaches to spirituality – that of the scholar and that of the practitioner. The scholar tends to be abstract, and […]

Entertainment

MALLIKA SHERAWAT TAKES YOGA TO FRANCE

Mallika Sherawat is having a gala time while on a vacation in France. After stunning us with her red carpet appearances at the Cannes Film Festival, looks like the diva decided to stay back and enjoy […]

Dr. Larra Shah
Africa

OHMKriyaa will hold International Yoga Day on June 16, 2016, in New Jersey

EDISON, NJ (TIP): After a successful launch of OHMkriyaa in November 2015, OHM Group of Companies with Dr. Larra Shah, a renowned Natural Life Science Facilitator, Celebrity Aura Expert and Founder of “Energy Orb” will […]

Consul General Ms Riva Ganguly Das (right) and Deputy Consul General Dr Manoj Kumar Mohapatra addressing the gathering
India

New York gears up for second International Day of Yoga celebrations

NEW YORK CITY (TIP): After the overwhelming success of last year’s maiden International Day of #Yoga celebration, New York City is all set to make it larger in the second year. Instead of a single […]

International Yoga Day at Times Square, New York, June 21, 2015. Photo /Mohammed Jaffer-SnapsIndia
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THE IMPULSE TOWARDS TRANSCENDENCE

REACHING BEYOND THE EGO-PERSONALITY The desire to transcend the human condition, to go beyond our ordinary consciousness and personality, is a deeply rooted impulse that is as old as self-aware humanity. We can see it […]

Indian Americans

Kick off Ceremony of 2nd International Yoga Day

CHICAGO: The second International Day of Yoga will be celebrated by the Consulate General of India in collaboration with the City of Sandwich on 25th June, 2016 at Timber creek Inn, 3300 Drew Ave, Sandwich, […]