Thu. Feb 27th, 2020

Int’l Yoga Day celebrated in Palau

 

Palau again joined the rest of the world in honoring the International Yoga Day with a morning yoga at the Taj , Saturday morning.

Several yoga enthusiasts gather at the Taj Restaurant to celebrate Yoga Day. [restrict]

Yoga continues to grow in popularity in Palau with several yoga enthusiasts offering free yoga classes.  Robert Scaria, Honorary Consul of India to the Republic of Palau said….

Recognizing its universal appeal, on 11 December 2014, the United Nations proclaimed 21 June as the International Day of Yoga.

The International Day of Yoga aims to raise awareness worldwide of the many benefits of practicing yoga.

 The theme for the 2017 celebration, organized by the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations, is ‘Yoga for Health.’ The theme highlights the fact that yoga can contribute in a holistic way to achieving an equilibrium between mind and body. The organizers believe that this approach to health and wellbeing can make a direct and useful contribution to humankind’s quest to achieve sustainable development and move towards lifestyles that are in harmony with nature. [/restrict]