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

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