Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Governor Smt. Anandiben Patel said at the Yoga programme organised at Raj Bhavan on International Yoga Day today that performinig Yoga with faith and positive thinking is very beneficial.
It should be done seriously and on a regular basis in life. Yoga Guru Rajiv Jain Trilok conducted Yoga kriyas prepared by the AYUSH Ministry, Government of India during the programme. About 700 men and women took part in the Yogabhyas programme.
Smt. Patel said that Yoga is one of the country’s ancient heritage. The responsibility of promotion and conservation of this system rests with all sections of the society.
She said that Yoga purifies our soul. Due to the persistent efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the country’s ancient Yoga system has acquired prestige, honour and popularity in the form of International Day.
She said that Lord Krishna said in Gita that Yoga brings proficiency in Karmas. The Yoga Kendra set up in Raj Bhavan from May 1 will now function regularly.
Prime Minister Modi’s message telecast on International Yoga Day was transmitted during the programme. Employees trained in the Yoga Kendra at Raj Bhavan shared their experiences at the programme.