News Center –TDO- India’s Ambassador to Turkey Sanjay Bhattacharyya and his spouse Ranu Bhattacharyya hosted an event in consequence of “World Yoga Day”.
People showed great interest to the event held in Ankara Segmenler Park.
Ambassador Sanjay Bhattacharyya made a speech at the event and said “In the last 5 years, yoga has been intensified in Turkey and especially in Ankara. There is a great enthusiasm for yoga. June 21 was announced as World Yoga Day. This is a special day.”
Yoga lovers repeated their yoga movements with instructors.
At the event, Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi's message on the yoga day was published.
“World Yoga Day” began in 2015 after the United Nations decided to announce June 21 as a day dedicated to Yoga by a joint decision of 177 countries, including Turkey.
The United Nations made this decision as a result of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposal to the UN General Assembly in September 2014.