New Delhi, June 21: The International Yoga Day celebration was held in most of the countries across the globe. All world leaders joined Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on this occasion to celebrate, spread awareness regarding benefits obtained through daily yoga practices and awareness regarding spreading peace worldwide.
Ambassador of India to Nepal also tweeted International Yoga Day celebration held in Nepal. He wrote, “Celebrating IDY in Nepal Rt Hon K P Sharma Oli, Prime Minister of Nepal leads the IDY celebrations in Kathmandu
@narendramodi @DrSJaishankar @MEAIndia @IndiaInNepal.”
Moreover, PM Modi tweeted the ambassador’s tweet and expressed happiness with Nepal Prime Minister Oil’s “remarkable gesture” leading the Yoga Day celebration in Nepal.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 21, 2019
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena also tweeted: “I compliment my friend
@narendramodi for his efforts at bringing our common heritage of Yoga to the international stage. I urge all to practice yoga like me.”
PM Modi retweeted Sirisena’s tweet and thanked him for supporting in making the Yoga day more popular.
Thank you President @MaithripalaS for your support towards making Yoga more popular.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 21, 2019
International Yoga Day celebration was also held in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
IDY 2019: Glimpses of #YogaDay2019 celebration by @IndianEmbRiyadh held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia @IndianDiplomacy @PIB_India @DDNewsLive @MEAIndia @drausaf @CGIJeddah @moayush pic.twitter.com/H3o0E41Ziw
— India in SaudiArabia (@IndianEmbRiyadh) June 20, 2019
Myanmar sent a message of “Peace Peace Peace” on June 21 on the occasion of International Yoga Day celebration.
— India in Myanmar (@IndiainMyanmar) June 21, 2019
Singapore also went on say celebration continues in the nation at HDB estates Singapore campus, PGP Hall 70+sessions, 50+venues so far Hon Minister at one of the Yoga sessions along with 130+venues200+Sessions till 25 June.
#InternationalDayofYoga celebration continue in #Singapore at HDB estates @NUSingapore campus, PGP Hall
[email protected]+venues so far
Hon Minister @indraneerajah at one of d #Yoga sessions?https://t.co/argzhGD0Jt
130+venues200+SessionsTill 25June#IDY2019 #IDYSG2019 #YogaDay2019 pic.twitter.com/EB7MhCfghT
— India in Singapore (@IndiainSingapor) June 21, 2019
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has on Friday also said, “Together all practiced yoga and essence of Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam was deeply felt.”
— India in UAE (@IndembAbuDhabi) June 20, 2019
Bangladesh also celebrated the International Yoga Day in the capital Dhaka with around 7000 yoga enthusiasts. Foreign Minister, H.E. Md. Nurul Islam Sujon, Railways Minister & H.E. Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, Minister of State for Shipping participated.
?IDY2019 celebrated at #Dhaka with around 7000 yoga enthusiasts!!
?H.E. @AKAbdulMomen, Foreign Minister, H.E. Md. Nurul Islam Sujon, Railways Minister & H.E. Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, Minister of State for Shipping participated.#InternationalDayOfYoga, #YogaDay pic.twitter.com/IsI1dGWZEZ
— India in Bangladesh (@ihcdhaka) June 21, 2019
A thousand strong at the #IndiaHouse!
Yogis from all over Beijing came together to celebrate the #Yoga way of life. @VikramMisri @IndianDiplomacy @moayush @MEAIndia #InternationalDayOfYoga #YogaDay #योगदिवस #अंतर्राष्ट्रीययोगदिवस #YogaDay2019 pic.twitter.com/vZHdt09fXK
— India in China (@EOIBeijing) June 21, 2019
International Yoga Day was also celebrated with fervour and enthusiasm at the Embassy In Afghanistan today morning. The celebrations were attended by members of the diplomatic community in Kabul including representatives from Sri Lanka.
#InternationalDayOfYoga was celebrated with fervour and enthusiasm at the Embassy today morning.The celebrations were attended by members of the diplomatic community in #Kabul including representatives from Sri Lanka, @UKinAfghanistan, @ResoluteSupport and @AUAfghanistan pic.twitter.com/Fq3u6GN8Mm
— India in Afghanistan (@IndianEmbKabul) June 21, 2019
The Yoga day was also celebrated in Bhutan at the of the Punatsangchhu Hydroelectric Power Project.
Not to be left behind!
— India in Bhutan (@Indiainbhutan) June 21, 2019
In Israel, ambassador Pavan Kapoor, Israeli actress Michal Yanai, and Mr. Lior Shapira, Chairman of Tel Aviv City Council inaugurate the celebrations of the International Day of Yoga in Tel Aviv
Ambassador Pavan Kapoor, Israeli actress Michal Yanai and Mr. Lior Shapira, Chairman of Tel Aviv City Council inaugurate the celebrations of the International Day of Yoga in Tel Aviv. #IDY2019 #YogaDay2019 @moayush @TelAviv @ICCR_Delhi @IndianDiplomacy pic.twitter.com/DjiQnVFFSY
— India in Israel (@indemtel) June 21, 2019
Embassy and LBS Cultural Centre celebrated the 5th International Yoga day in Uzbekistan, spreading the message of unison of Mind, body, souls and Universe in the nation.
Spreading the message of unison of Mind, body, souls and Universe in Uzbekistan- Embassy and LBS Cultural Centre celebrating 5th International Yoga day.. pic.twitter.com/iUDc2bLpZS
— India in Uzbekistan (@amb_tashkent) June 21, 2019
The Indian army celebrated the 5th International Day of Yoga at the border with Myanmar, committing for having fit and healthy India.
We #Soldiers along with our citizens practiced Yoga at #India #Myanmar Border. We are committed for having healthy & fit India.#NationFirst #YogaDay2019 #IDY2019#AYUSH#ZindagiRaheKhush#योगदिवस#अंतर्राष्ट्रीययोगदिवस pic.twitter.com/km8Wvn0os3
— ADG PI – INDIAN ARMY (@adgpi) June 21, 2019