International Yoga Day 2021: Today on June 21, 2021, the 7th International Yoga Day is being celebrated across the world. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the countrymen on this occasion. The theme of International Yoga Day 2021 is ‘Yoga For Wellness’. The aim of this theme is to keep the body healthy both physically and mentally. PM Modi said that yoga became a ray of hope for the people during the Corona period.
Prime Minister Modi said that today when the whole world is fighting the corona pandemic, yoga remains a ray of hope. For two years, even though a big public program has not been organized in countries around the world and in India, but the enthusiasm for Yoga Day has not diminished in the slightest.
PM Modi said that today medical science also gives equal emphasis on healing as well as treatment and yoga is beneficial in the healing process. I am satisfied that today experts from all over the world are doing many types of scientific research on this aspect of yoga.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that now the world is going to get the power of the M-Yoga app. In this app, many videos of yoga training will be available in different languages of the world based on the Common Yoga Protocol.
The Prime Minister said that when the invisible virus of Corona had knocked in the world, then no country was ready for it, by means, by strength, and by mental state. We all have seen that in such difficult times, yoga became a great medium of self-confidence.
PM Narendra Modi said that the sages of India, whenever India has talked about health, it does not mean only physical health. That is why so much emphasis has been laid on mental health along with physical health in yoga.
Prime Minister Modi said that when India proposed International Day of Yoga in the United Nations, it was the spirit behind it that this science of Yoga should be accessible to the whole world. Today, India has taken another important step in this direction along with the United Nations, WHO.
PM Modi said that yoga shows us the way from stress to strength and from negativity to creativity. Yoga takes us from depression to ecstasy and from ecstasy to prasad. Yoga became the main weapon against Corona.
The Prime Minister said that for most countries of the world, Yoga Day is not their age-old cultural festival. In this difficult time, in so much trouble, people could forget it, ignore it. But on the contrary, the enthusiasm for yoga has increased among the people, love for yoga has increased.
PM Narendra Modi said that despite Corona, the theme of this year’s Yoga Day ‘Yoga for Wellness’ further increased the enthusiasm for yoga among crores of people. Today on Yoga Day, I wish that every country, every society, and every person should be healthy. Let’s all come together to be each other’s strength.
On the occasion of World Yoga Day, Swami Ramdev and Acharya Balkrishna organized a yoga program in Niramayam Yogram village of Haridwar in Uttarakhand.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan did yoga at his private residence on International Yoga Day 2021. Many other people were also present with him.