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DAV PUBLIC SCHOOL, KOTKAPURA
Affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. Affiliation No. 1630101
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International Yoga Day
Event Start Date : 21/06/2017 Event End Date 21/06/2017

INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY

DAV Public School, Kotkapura celebrated International Yoga Day on 21st June, 2017 in the school premises. Special assembly of students and teachers was arranged to recognize the day as World Yoga Day. The program started with lamp lightening and chanting of mantras. There was a special yoga presentation by Yog Guru Sh. Rajinder Nayyar witnessed by chief Guest S. Tej Singh-M.C. of the area, teachers and students. Worthy Principal, teachers and students performed different asanas and pranyam. Yog Guru explained its benefits. In her brief speech Principal, Ms. Meena Mehta described Yoga as physical, mental and spiritual practice. She told that Yoga is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness with ourselves, the world and nature. By changing our lifestyle and creating consciousness, it can help us to deal with climate change.  On this occasion she thanked P.M. Sh. Nariander Modi for suggesting 21st June as International Yoga Day on 27th  September 2014 during the opening of 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly which has now across the world. She also stressed to organize such programs to sensitise and encourage the society as a whole to practice yoga. At last Principal Ms. Meena Mehta thanked the Chief Guest, Yog Guru Mr. Nayyar and other guests. The programe ended with Shanti Path.