Karnataka civic group spends Rs 560 crore for PM Modi’s Yoga Day visit, figures show

Karnataka’s municipal bodies and regional authorities spent around Rs 560 crore, mainly on laying out all the equipment during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Karnataka during the two-day International Yoga Day. The paths taken, data released by the respective agencies are shown. Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Karnataka at around 12.30pm on Monday … Read more

Chandigarh to spend Rs 4 lakh on yoga mats, T-shirts, stage and sound system

The Chandigarh government will spend up to Rs 40 lakh on yoga mats, T-shirts and audiovisual systems. This will include setting up the stage and its decorations, speakers, sofas and rugs, which will be used during the one-hour event on International Yoga Day on June 21. Each year, a tender is held to procure services … Read more

Thousands attend Hyderabad event to mark 25-day countdown to International Yoga Day

Thousands of people from all walks of life attended Yoga Utsav at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium in Hyderabad on Friday to mark the 25-day countdown to International Yoga Day. The event is organised by the Ministry of Ayush and actively supported by the Telangana government. The event was attended by Chief Guest Governor Tamilisai … Read more

Integrating Yoga into Global Consciousness

Since forming the government in May 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has focused on India’s traditional knowledge system. In November 2014, the government established a separate Ayush ministry to ensure that the seven traditional healthcare systems including Ayurveda and Yoga are fully utilized in our public healthcare system. By December 2014, the United Nations had … Read more

From sleeping fast to jumping the duck, these kids’ Olympic ideas are winning the internet

A lot of people talk about kids being curious and coming up with weird but unique ideas just to have fun. Not all of them make sense for adults, but some do offer high-quality content for TV or viewing on streaming platforms. In one such video, a man can be seen asking a group of … Read more