Eighth International Yoga
Day 2022, was observed at VOC Port, Tuticorin by organizing Yoga demonstrations at three locations
under the theme "Yoga for Humanity".
Yoga demonstrations held at community hall of the Port were attended by around
150 Officers and Staff of the Port and Port’s School students & teachers.
At the Multi-purpose hall of the Port, more than 100 CISF personnel, Fire Service
personnel and operational staff of the Port practized Yoga. In addition, Yoga
was also performed at the Port’s Flotilla.
The event was graced by
Chairman of the Port T.K. Ramachandran,
Deputy Chairman Bimal Kumar Jha, and Heads of the Departments.
The Chairman also distributed the prizes to the winners of drawing competition
conducted during the Curtain raiser to the International Yoga Day 2022. Sadhvi
Jyothiswaroopini, from The Art of Living, gave a lecture and demonstrated Yoga
practices to the officers and staff of the Port..
Addressing the gathering,
Mr. Ramachandran, stated that “this year’s celebration holds special
significance, as the country is also celebrating its 75th year of Independence.
He also stated that the practice of Yoga should be part and parcel of every
one’s daily routine to achieve the goal of a fit and healthy India”.
V.O. Chidamabaranar Port had also organized Yoga lectures and
demonstrations at the Port through ‘The Art of Living’.
In addition, drawing
competition for school students was held.