Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday released commemorative postage stamps on 'Surya Namaskar' in New Delhi. The PM made the announcement on Twitter.
The government has released a postage stamp despite yoga asana 'Surya Namaskar' not being included from this year's International Yoga Day celebrations on June 21.
Further, Narendra Modi also tweeted a picture of different stamps depicting the different asanas of Surya Namaskar.
Surya Namaskar or 'Salutations to the Sun' is a scientific technique combining twelve asanas in a sequence where the movements and postures provide a good cardiovascular workout and keep the body in shape and the mind calm and healthy.