New Delhi. President Ram Nath Kovind, on the sixth International Yoga Day, on Sunday suggested practising yoga, saying it “can help keep the body fit and mind serene”.
In a tweet, President Kovind said, “Greetings on #International Yoga Day. The ancient science of Yoga is India’s great gift to the world. Glad to see more and more people adopting it. Amid stress and strife, especially with Covid-19, practising Yoga can help keep the body fit and mind serene.”
Since 2015, the International Day of Yoga has been celebrated every year on June 21, following its inception in the United Nations General Assembly in 2014. Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice which originated in India.