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World celebrates International Yoga Day today; 7 other news events of the day

India TV News Desk 21 Jun 2015, 10:08:07 AM IST
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World celebrates International Yoga Day today

New Delhi: The first International Yoga Day is marked with celebrations with India leading 191 countries to perform various yoga 'asanas' at a mega event with over 35,000 participants on Rajpath in Delhi.

Amit Shah in Patna, Rajnath Singh in Lucknow, Sushma Swaraj in New York, Arun Jaitley in San Francisco, Rao Inderjit Singh in London, Nitin Gadkari in Nagpur, Suresh Prabhu in Trivandrum, Uma Bharti in Jhansi, Ramvilas Paswan in Bihar, Smriti Irani in Shimla, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in Uttar Pradesh.

Rashtrapati Bhavan commemorates International Yoga Day today

New Delhi: The Rashtrapati Bhavan commemorated the International Yoga Day on June 21 with officials and family members participating in a mass Yoga event at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Club House early in the morning.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in US to preside over Yoga Day event at UN

New York: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here today to preside over the International Yoga Day celebrations in the United Nations as well as across the city.

International Yoga Day: RSS to hold 1,100 camps today

Kolkata: On June 21, 1,100 yoga camps will be held in the state to mark International Yoga Day.

Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia attends Yoga day celebrations at Rajpath

New Delhi: New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal attended International Yoga Day celebrations at Rajpath today. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia was also present along with AAP chief at Rajpath.

Fadnavis, Gadkari among others to do yoga today

Nagpur: It's not often that one gets to see state chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and union minister Nitin Gadkari doing Yoga together. But on June 21 these powerful politicians from city will be among the 21,000 citizens expected at Yeshwant Stadium to celebrate International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day: Delhi Metro to start early today

New Delhi: In light of International Yoga Day celebrations today, Delhi Metro operations started at the crack of dawn with the first train leaving all terminal stations at 4 am.

Dalai Lama's 80th birthday to be celebrated today

Dharamsala: The Tibetan government-in-exile has decided to celebrate the 80th birthday of their spiritual leader, the 14th Dalai Lama, according to the Tibetan calendar next week.