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Yoga Day: Some thoughts
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Yoga Day: Some thoughts

Sir, On the occasion of Third International Day of Yoga, as a Mysurean I feel very proud that we have such a good and dynamic Deputy Commissioner in Randeep. We all liked when he participated in the event  and performed yoga with us. I would like to inform that I have been updating in Narendra…

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Mysuru lost to Ahmedabad in making it into the Guinness Book of Records for the most number of people performing yoga in a single location. It’s unfortunate but kudos to Deputy Commissioner D. Randeep and the numerous organisations for conducting such a huge event. It was a great way to evoke interest in yoga. But…

International Yoga Day: Mysuru loses out on Guinness Record
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International Yoga Day: Mysuru loses out on Guinness Record

Mysuru: Despite the best efforts of the District Administration, the city lost out to Ahmedabad in entering the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest gathering at a single venue during the International Day of Yoga on June 21. The June 21 yoga show at Ahmedabad’s GMDC Stadium saw an official attendance of 54,522…

54,101 at Yoga Day in city: Will Mysuru break Guinness Record ?
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54,101 at Yoga Day in city: Will Mysuru break Guinness Record ?

Mysuru: The magic numbers ‘54,101’ will fill with pride and swell the chest of each and every participant at the 3rd International Day of Yoga, in the magnificent surroundings of Mysore Race Course at the foot of Chamundi Hill. It will also answer the question — Will Mysuru race to break the Guinness World Record?…

PM Modi leads Yoga Day celebrations in Lucknow
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PM Modi leads Yoga Day celebrations in Lucknow

Lucknow: “Yoga, akin to its capacity to unite the body, mind and soul, has played a ‘big role’ in binding the world, cutting across linguistic and cultural barriers,” said Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Addressing a huge gathering at Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan on the occasion of the 3rd International Yoga Day celebrations today, he also asserted…

Huge demand for yoga courses in city
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Huge demand for yoga courses in city

Mysuru: Thanks to a series of yoga performances and the general awareness created on Mysuru being the International Yoga Capital, yoga courses offered by government and private institutions have found increased takers these days. Interestingly, the courses that had fewer admissions earlier, are witnessing a lot of demand since the last two years, especially after…

Yoga Day: Anna Hazare at Bengaluru
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Yoga Day: Anna Hazare at Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Social activist Anna Hazare attended the third International Yoga Day celebrations held in Kanteerava Stadium, Bengaluru this  morning. More than 5,000 yoga enthusiasts took part in the event organised by the State government. Tao Porchon Lynch (98) from New York and Amma Nannamal (97) from Tamil Nadu, demonstrated several asanas and proved the effectiveness…

Guinness Yoga: The other side
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Guinness Yoga: The other side

Mysuru: It was a big day for Mysuru that was attempting to break the Guinness World Record for mass yoga performance at a single venue. Mysureans got up early and headed towards the Mysore Race Club, the venue of the feat, as early as 4.30 am. While more than 50,000 enthusiasts performed yoga peacefully inside…

International Day of Yoga – June 21
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International Day of Yoga – June 21

Mysuru: With hours left for the celebration of 3rd International Day of Yoga in city, the District Administration is all geared up to get Mysuru’s name etched in the Guinness Book of World Records by hosting more than 60,000 yoga enthusiasts to perform various asanas at the sprawling Mysore Race Course tomorrow  (June 21). The…

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