In Photos: People in Mumbai perform yoga on International Yoga Day 2024

People perform Yoga on the occasion of the International Yoga Day in Mumbai. People participated in International Yoga Day events in Charkop and Kandivli (Pics/Nimesh Dave and Satej Shinde)

Updated On: 2024-06-21 11:12 AM IST

Compiled by : ronak mastakar

Pic/Nimesh Dave

The 10th International Yoga Day was celebrated across Mumbai on Friday

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde appealed to citizens to make yoga an integral part of their daily lives

Speaking at an event in the Marine Drive area to mark the 10th International Day of Yoga, Shinde said "Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Baba Ramdev have popularised yoga worldwide"

"Citizens must make yoga an integral part of their daily lives. Everyone must practise it daily, and not just one day," he said

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the celebrations of the 10th International Day of Yoga at the Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar on Friday

This year's event underscores Yoga's profound impact on young minds and bodies. The celebration aims to unite thousands in the practice of Yoga, promoting health and wellness on a global scale

This year's theme, "Yoga for Self and Society," emphasises yoga's vital role in fostering both individual well-being and societal harmony

Since 2015, the Prime Minister has led the International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations at various iconic locations, including Kartavya Path in Delhi, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Ranchi, Lucknow, Mysuru and even the United Nations Headquarters in New York

This year's celebrations will span across the Nation, with a notable event termed "Yoga for Space", wherein all the centres and units of ISRO will have programs on the practice of CYP or common Yoga Protocol. Globally, Embassies and Indian Missions abroad will join the celebrations, reflecting yoga's widespread influence

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