International Yoga Day 2023: PM Modi to participate in the program organized at the UN at 5:30 PM
On the occasion of the 9th International Yoga Day, group yoga programs are being organized across the country today (Wednesday), June 21, 2023. The President, Vice President, Prime Minister, and Chief Ministers of state are participating in these events. President Draupadi Murmu also celebrated International Yoga Day on this occasion. The President performed yoga inside the Cultural Center of the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Yoga is a great gift from India to the world: President
In addition, the President tweeted and extended greetings to all citizens on the occasion of International Yoga Day, stating that yoga is one of the great achievements of our civilization and a wonderful gift from India to the entire world. Yoga establishes a balance between the body and mind. Yoga is a holistic perspective toward life.
Yoga makes us more capable of facing the growing challenges in our lives. On this day, I urge everyone to embrace yoga in their daily lives and experience its transformative power.
Yoga is a zero-budget health assurance: Vice President
Meanwhile, Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar participated in the Yoga Day program organized in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. During his address, the Vice President stated that yoga has been a part of our culture for thousands of years. Yoga is the foundation of a healthy life. Yoga is a zero-budget health assurance. International Yoga Day is a day of the message of global brotherhood. The theme for this year, ‘Yoga for Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam,’ is a symbol of our shared aspirations and cultural consciousness.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is currently in the United States and will participate in the program scheduled to be held at the United Nations headquarters at 5:30 PM according to Indian time. However, he conveyed his best wishes to the citizens on the occasion of International Yoga Day through a video message.
Expanding the essence of Yoga to ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’: Prime Minister
Through the video message, Prime Minister Modi expressed his pride and stated that yoga has become a global sentiment. He mentioned that the expansion of yoga worldwide means expanding the essence of the concept of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam.’