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International Day of Yoga 2017


  International Day of Yoga 2017

 Intrernational Day of Yoga Celebrations at the OYC Lawns of DAE Headquarters


Atomic Energy Recreation Club (AERC), Department of Atomic Energy Organized International Yoga Day on 21st May 2017 at Old Yatch Club (OYC) Lawns of the DAE premises overlooking majestic Gateway of India. This year the International Yoga Day Celebrations was led by the Joint Secretary (Administration & Accounts) Shri Mervin Alexander. The programme was inaugurated by Dignitaries by lighting of the lamp and followed by inaugural Speech by Shri Alexander.  The dignitaries who graced the occasion included senior scientists, officials and staff of DAE including Shri M. A. Inbarasu, Joint Secretary (I&M), Shri Vinayak Apte, IG (Security), Shri Ravi Shankar, Head Public Awareness Division, Shri Rakesh Garg, Director (Administration), Shri Abhay Kumar, President Atomic Energy Recreation Club, DAE. 



International Day of Yoga 2017

The hallmark of this International Yoga Day celebrations was enthusiastic participation of officials and staff especially lady officials who came from faraway places and made celebrations a grand success. The gathering enjoyed blissful spiritual experience of Asanas and Pranayamas and they got enlightened about health benefits accruing from it.


International Day of Yoga 2017

As a part of the celebrations, a talk by Shri Vijay Katre, a renowned yoga teacher, was arranged at the DAE Auditorium. The talks concluded with light exercises and prayanam sessions.


Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy,

Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) has released Common Yoga Protocol in the form of a booklet prepared in consultation with experts and heads of the eminent Yoga Institutions of India.


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