6th International Day of Yoga to be observed virtually in Toronto on June 21

Asha Bajaj
1 min readJun 10, 2020

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​Toronto, Jun 10: The 6th International Day of Yoga would be virtually observed in Toronto on 21st June 2020, Consulate General of India, Toronto office reported

On the occasion of the 6th International Day of Yoga, the Consulate General of India, Toronto along with the High Commission of India in Ottawa and the Consulate General of India, Vancouver is collaborating with prestigious Yoga Institutions across Canada to host virtual sessions of ‘Yoga from Home’ through Social Media, Consulate General of India, Toronto reports said.

Yoga is a 5,000-year-old tradition from India that combines physical, mental, and spiritual pursuits to achieve harmony of the body and mind. On December 11 in 2014, the United Nations General Assembly declared June 21st as the International Day of Yoga. The declaration came at the behest of the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi during his address to UN General Assembly.

The Yoga sessions will cover a range of topics including building immunity, Yoga for the mind, breathing techniques, etc.

The schedule of these sessions as well as some more resources for Yoga practice are given below.

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Asha Bajaj

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