Noting that the country's fine arts, culture were India's "soft power" , she said it took several years for yoga to get global recognition.
In his memoir 'Stories I Must Tell: The Emotional Journey of an Actor', Kabir Bedi calls Hollywood as a famous sign on a hill, a symbol of fantasy for millions, but was devastating for him and how it was Italy and India who resurrected him.
Yoga, Ayodhya and Ram are all in a day’s politics for Nepal’s caretaker Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli
Nepal PM Oli claims India wasn’t around when Yoga started in the world
The Prime Minister also launched a mYoga app that will be available worldwide.
Yoga practices include mind-body interventions which use a combination of muscular activity and mindful focus on awareness of the self, breath and energy resulting in an optimum health.
The centres are located across the country and will be presented with a certificate recognising there association with Fit India Mission
Here is how yoga helps different age groups cope with their physical and mental problems
Earlier, Ramdev had said he does not need the Covid vaccine as he has protection of yoga and ayurveda
The petition filed before the court of Acting CJM Shailendra Rai here has dubbed Ramdev's utterances as 'fraudulent', and sought invoking of IPC sections pertaining to sedition.
In conversation with yoga acharya Ira Trivedi on the importance of yoga in our life and how some specific asanas can help us during these trying times.
The IMA has demanded an apology from Ramdev within 15 days for his alleged remarks against allopathy and allopathic doctors.
The road remained closed for Noida to Delhi movement but was open for commuters travelling from Delhi to Noida, according to a police official.
As part of the initiative Yoga wellness centres and naturopathy facilities will be set up throughout the country with the help of local cooperatives.
International Yoga Day serves to remind us of the need to invest in our physical and mental health as a long term plan
PM Modi sees yoga as an opportunity to further his triumphant nationalism and project India as a global spiritual leader, a vishwa guru.
'Whenever I get time, I practice Yoga Nidra once or twice a week,' Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote on Twitter.
PM Modi said that it is possible that some of these Yoga tips might "help you too during the lockdown".
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.