It was a rainy start on 3rd International Yoga Day. This year, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed yoga in Lucknow along with UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
About 51,000 people participated at Ramabhai Ambedkar Sabha Sthal.
International Yoga Day 2017 is being celebrated in approximately 180 nations around the world.
Some of them, including UK and China that have scheduled events through the week.
CHECK OUT INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY CELEBRATIONS 2017 AROUND THE WORLD
Yoga Day 2017 celebrations in Lucknow…
President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated a mass yoga demonstration to celebrate the 3rd International Yoga Day at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Yoga Day celebrations from 112 feet Adiyogi at Isha Yoga Center, Coimbatore.
In Ladakh, ITBP jawans performed yoga at a freezing temperature of -25 degrees.
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Yoga onboard aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya.
Yoga onboard INS Kirch and INS Jalashwa in the Bay of Bengal.
4,000 people participated at the iconic Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company in the UAE.
3. United Nations
4. South Africa
Thousands participated in International Yoga Day at Soweto, South Africa.
6. South America
In Patagonia, South America (Argentina and Chile) participants braved temperatures of -10°C for International Yoga Day.
International Yoga Day celebration in Birgunj, Nepal.
International Yoga Day in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Parliamentarians join International Yoga Day celebration in Perth, Australia.
Yoga enthusiasts participated in an event in Wenzhou, China.
International Yoga Day celebration in Baghdad, Iraq.
Yoga commemoration in Helsinki, Finland.
celebration at Stockholm, Sweden
“Yoga is a light, which once lit, will never dim. The better your practice, the brighter the flame.”– B.K.S. Iyengar