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Record made under PM Modi's leadership at UN Headquarters, 135 countries participated in Yoga program

Pankaj Prasad
PM Narendra Modi on Yoga Day
PM Narendra Modi on Yoga Day

Yoga Day is being celebrated all over the world on 21st June.

Yoga Day is being celebrated all over the world on 21st June. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a three-day state visit to America. Under this, he is also participating in the programs. Meanwhile, PM Modi attended the yoga event at the United Nations Headquarters and performed yoga. Before the program, PM Modi addressed the people present there.

This is a new world record

Michael Emprich, official adjudicator and spokesperson for Guinness World Records, said today the Guinness World Record title for most nationalities in one yoga session has been attempted. This is a new world record. If you're going for a record attempt for most nationality or something and doing it at the United Nations with a head of state, this is the way to do it.

PM Modi doing yoga

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led a yoga session at the United Nations Headquarters on International Day of Yoga. A large number of participants participated in the Yoga Day event at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

PM Modi said Yoga means Unite

PM Modi said that people of all countries are present in the United Nations Headquarters. Many of you have come a long way here. Thanks to everyone who came to the event. Yoga came from India and it is an old tradition. I am pleased to see all of you and thank you all for being here. I am told that almost every nationality is represented here today. Yoga means to connect so you are coming together this is the expression of another form of Yoga PM Modi said Yoga means Unite. Yoga is copyright-royalty and patent free. Yoga is a way of life.

Millet is a superfood - PM Modi

Addressing the people, PM Modi said that yoga suits your age, gender and fitness level. Yoga is portable and truly universal. Further said that last year, the entire world came together to support India's proposal to observe 2023 as the International Year of Millets. Millet is a superfood. They promote overall health and are also good for the environment... It's wonderful to see the whole world come together again for yoga.

Use the power of yoga - PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that we should use the power of yoga not only to be healthy, happy but also to be kind to ourselves and each other. Let us harness the power of yoga. Harness the power of yoga to build bridges to friendship, a peaceful world and a clean, green and sustainable future. Let us join hands to realize the goal of One Earth, One Family, One Future.

Yoga is a way of life

PM Modi said that Yoga comes from India. Like all ancient Indian traditions, it is also alive and dynamic. Yoga is a way of life. It is a way of being careful in thoughts and actions. It is a way of living in harmony with oneself, with others and with nature.