As a part of the countdown to International Yoga Day 2022, which will be celebrated on June 21 across the world, a yoga session was held outside the Southern Railway headquarters in Chennai on Wednesday morning.
B.G Mallya, officers and staff of the Southern Railway demonstrated a host of yoga aasanas.
Southern Railway tweeted, “Yoga makes one mentally, spiritually and physically sound” (sic)
Shri B.G.Mallya, Officers and Staff of demonstrated a host of as part of countdown to on 21st June – Glimpses
— Southern Railway (@GMSRailway)
INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY
International Yoga day 2022 will be celebrated on June 21 across the world. Every year, on this day, people gather in public spaces like yoga studios or other communal spaces and perform yoga together to spread awareness about the invaluable benefits of Yoga.
International Day of Yoga was first proposed by Prime Minister Modi during his speech at the UN General Assembly (UNGA), on September 27, 2014. The United Nations General Assembly on December 11, 2014, announced that June 21 will be observed as International Yoga Day or World Yoga Day.
Since 2015, International Yoga Day has been celebrated on June 21 worldwide.