to publicize the program of International Day of Yoga at national and
international level on the occasion of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, Countdown
Events to Yoga Day, 2022 was organized by the Government of India on June 17,
2022 at Vivekanand Rock, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu in the heritage city of
The program was held at Vivekanada
Kendra in the back drop of Vivekananda rock and the confluence of three seas,
which is southern most tip of the Indian sub-continent.
launching the program, Chief Guest of the program Shri Dr. L. Murugan, Hon’ble
Minister of State for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government of
India, has told about the usefulness of Yoga in the daily life and the way Yoga
reduces the stress and improves the health of the individual.
cultural events were followed by the yoga practice in which more than 500
participants were present.
Well trained yoga instructors
conducted the yoga training session in which Honorable minister for
State Shri. L.Murugan participated with enthusiasm and was accompanied by the
officers from Central and State government Animal Husbandry department.