India celebrated its first International yoga day on 21-Jun-2015. On December 11, the United Nations General Assembly requested that June 21 be designated as “International Yoga Day.” The date was chosen because it is the longest day of the year, with the sun shining brightest compared to any other day of the year.
Following its establishment at the United Nations General Assembly in 2014, the International Day of Yoga has been observed yearly on June 21st since 2015. Yoga is an ancient Indian physical, mental, and spiritual discipline.
India celebrated its first International yoga day on _____ ?
Correct Answer: 21-Jun-2015
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Question 1: What is meaning of Sanskrit word ‘Yoga’?
Question 2: Which Veda mentions the elements of yoga?
Answer: Rig veda
Question 3: India celebrated its first International yoga day on _____ ?
Question 4: How many steps are there in one Surya Namaskar round?
Question 5: What is the name of this Asana?
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