Jyotiraditya M. Scindia leads Ministry of Civil Aviation’s organized Yog Prabha
NEW DELHI, Apr 25 (The CONNECT) - The Ministry of Civil Aviation organized Yog Prabha, a mega Yoga event today at Safdarjung Airport, New Delhi. Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya M. Scindia and the Minister of State for Civil Aviation Gen. (Dr). V.K. Singh (Retd) led the event.
Over 900 Ministry officials and its attached organizations, PSU and autonomous bodies participated in this mega event. Yoga Instructors from Morarji Desai Institute of Yoga guided the participants in performing various Yoga Asanas and Pranayama techniques while simultaneously stating their benefits.
At the initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the United Nations General Assembly took a historic decision in 2014 to declare 21st June as the International Day of Yoga (IDY). This worldwide acceptance of Yoga is a matter of pride for our country, as Yoga is an integral part of our nation’s cultural and spiritual heritage.
With almost two months to International Yoga Day on 21st June 2022 during the celebration of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Yog Prabha is helping in creating a wider awareness about importance of Yoga.