Ruwais City Celebrates Yoga Day
24 June 2018 | Art of Living Foundation organized and hosted the annual International Day of Yoga on 23rd June 2018 in Ruwais City and around 600 members of the community, both young and adults, from different nationalities were united in the celebration. The benefits of practicing Yoga and different basic poses were taught during the celebration.
GOOD TO KNOW! The United Nations declared the International Day of Yoga every 21st day of June, which is the day of the year with the most hours of daylight in the Northern Hemisphere and the fewest hours of daylight in the Southern Hemisphere. The "Yoga Day" was first proposed by the Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi, during his speech at the United Nations General Assembly on September 2014.
Here are some photos from the event: