News18 English

In Pictures: International Yoga Day 2018 Celebrations

India | News18.com | June 21, 2018, 9:33 am
X
1/ 74
 Celebrating the 4th International Yoga Day in Dehradun, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said yoga presents a ray of hope for future of the world. (Image: News18/Jaypal Rawat)

Celebrating the 4th International Yoga Day in Dehradun, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said yoga presents a ray of hope for future of the world. (Image: News18/Jaypal Rawat)

X
2/ 74
 Prime Minister Narendra Modi during 4th International Yoga Day celebrations in Dehradun. (Image: News18/Jaypal Rawat)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during 4th International Yoga Day celebrations in Dehradun. (Image: News18/Jaypal Rawat)

X
3/ 74
 Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga along with thousands of others during a mass yoga event on 4th International Yoga Day at Forest Research Institute (FRI) ground in Dehradun, on Thursday, June 21, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga along with thousands of others during a mass yoga event on 4th International Yoga Day at Forest Research Institute (FRI) ground in Dehradun, on Thursday, June 21, 2018. (Image: PTI)

X
4/ 74
 People perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
5/ 74
 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

X
6/ 74
 Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Sanjay Gandhi participates in a programme (Yoga for pregnant women), on the occasion of the 4th International Day of Yoga 2018, in Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Sanjay Gandhi participates in a programme (Yoga for pregnant women), on the occasion of the 4th International Day of Yoga 2018, in Delhi. (Image: PTI)

X
7/ 74
 Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal performs yoga during a mass yoga session on International Yoga Day 2018, at Rajpath in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal performs yoga during a mass yoga session on International Yoga Day 2018, at Rajpath in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

X
8/ 74
 People practise yoga on International Yoga Day at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People practise yoga on International Yoga Day at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
9/ 74
 Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda performs yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga (IYD 2018) at his home in Bengaluru. (Image: PTI)

Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda performs yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga (IYD 2018) at his home in Bengaluru. (Image: PTI)

X
10/ 74
 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh with Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh with Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

X
11/ 74
 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu performs yoga to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Amaravati. (Image: News18/Aishwarya)

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu performs yoga to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Amaravati. (Image: News18/Aishwarya)

X
12/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
13/ 74
 Indian Navy officials perform yoga on the Indian Navy's submarine INS 'Sindhuratna' on the 4th International Yoga Day, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

Indian Navy officials perform yoga on the Indian Navy's submarine INS 'Sindhuratna' on the 4th International Yoga Day, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

X
14/ 74
 Union IT and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad participates in a mass yoga session on the occasion of 4th International Day of Yoga, at Patliputra Sport Complex in Patna. (Image: PTI)

Union IT and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad participates in a mass yoga session on the occasion of 4th International Day of Yoga, at Patliputra Sport Complex in Patna. (Image: PTI)

X
15/ 74
 ITBP personnel perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga, at the Himalayas near Ladakh region. (Image: PTI)

ITBP personnel perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga, at the Himalayas near Ladakh region. (Image: PTI)

X
16/ 74
 Nana Patekar and Maharashtra CM's wife Amruta Fadnavis participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Ayazz Ahmad)

Nana Patekar and Maharashtra CM's wife Amruta Fadnavis participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Ayazz Ahmad)

X
17/ 74
 People practise yoga on International Yoga Day at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People practise yoga on International Yoga Day at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
18/ 74
 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

X
19/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

X
20/ 74
 Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javdekar performs yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga (IYD 2018), in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javdekar performs yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga (IYD 2018), in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

X
21/ 74
 Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik performs yoga on the 4th International Day of Yoga at Thyagraj stadium, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik performs yoga on the 4th International Day of Yoga at Thyagraj stadium, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

X
22/ 74
 Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

X
23/ 74
 Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
24/ 74
 Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi performs yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga, in Ranchi. (Image: PTI)

Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi performs yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga, in Ranchi. (Image: PTI)

X
25/ 74
 Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

X
26/ 74
 Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

X
27/ 74
 Participants perform yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

Participants perform yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
28/ 74
 Former cricketer Chetan Chauhan participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018. (Image: News18/Pankaj Tomar)

Former cricketer Chetan Chauhan participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018. (Image: News18/Pankaj Tomar)

X
29/ 74
 Nana Patekar and Maharashtra CM's wife Amruta Fadnavis participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Ayazz Ahmad)

Nana Patekar and Maharashtra CM's wife Amruta Fadnavis participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Ayazz Ahmad)

X
30/ 74
 Inmates of Central Jail perform Yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga 2018, in Bhopal. (Image: PTI)

Inmates of Central Jail perform Yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga 2018, in Bhopal. (Image: PTI)

X
31/ 74
 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Amaravati. (Image: News18/Aishwarya)

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Amaravati. (Image: News18/Aishwarya)

X
32/ 74
 People perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
33/ 74
 Indian paramilitary soldiers perform yoga at a stadium during International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)

Indian paramilitary soldiers perform yoga at a stadium during International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)

X
34/ 74
 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during the 4th International Yoga Day function at Raj Bhawan, in Lucknow. (Image: PTI)

X
35/ 74
 Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Lodi Gardens, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Lodi Gardens, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

X
36/ 74
 Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal performs yoga during a mass yoga session on International Yoga Day 2018, at Rajpath in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal performs yoga during a mass yoga session on International Yoga Day 2018, at Rajpath in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

X
37/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
38/ 74
 Naval Divers of Command Clearance Diving Team (V) of Eastern Naval Command perform yoga on the occasion of International Day of Yoga 2018 at outer harbour in Visakhapatnam. (Image: PTI)

Naval Divers of Command Clearance Diving Team (V) of Eastern Naval Command perform yoga on the occasion of International Day of Yoga 2018 at outer harbour in Visakhapatnam. (Image: PTI)

X
39/ 74
 People practise yoga on International Yoga Day in front of a giant Laozi statue at Bochishan Park in Huaian, Jiangsu province, China. (Image: Reuters)

People practise yoga on International Yoga Day in front of a giant Laozi statue at Bochishan Park in Huaian, Jiangsu province, China. (Image: Reuters)

X
40/ 74
 Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

X
41/ 74
 Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Lodi Gardens, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Lodi Gardens, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

X
42/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
43/ 74
 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Amaravati. (Image: News18/Aishwarya)

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Amaravati. (Image: News18/Aishwarya)

X
44/ 74
 ITBP personnel perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga, near Ladakh region. (Image: PTI)

ITBP personnel perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga, near Ladakh region. (Image: PTI)

X
45/ 74
 People participate in a yoga class during an annual Solstice event in the Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: Reuters)

People participate in a yoga class during an annual Solstice event in the Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: Reuters)

X
46/ 74
 Nana Patekar participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

Nana Patekar participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

X
47/ 74
 Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

X
48/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

X
49/ 74
 Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
50/ 74
 Participants perform yoga at a stadium during International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)

Participants perform yoga at a stadium during International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)

X
51/ 74
 Participants perform yoga at a stadium on International Yoga Day in Bengaluru. (Image: Reuters)

Participants perform yoga at a stadium on International Yoga Day in Bengaluru. (Image: Reuters)

X
52/ 74
 Hundreds of Indians perform yoga to mark the International Day of Yoga in Kolkata. (Image: AP)

Hundreds of Indians perform yoga to mark the International Day of Yoga in Kolkata. (Image: AP)

X
53/ 74
 Participants perform yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

Participants perform yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
54/ 74
 Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Lodi Gardens, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Lodi Gardens, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

X
55/ 74
 People practise yoga on International Yoga Day in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

People practise yoga on International Yoga Day in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

X
56/ 74
 Delhi police participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Delhi (Image: News18/Ajay Kumar)

Delhi police participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Delhi (Image: News18/Ajay Kumar)

X
57/ 74
 People perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People perform yoga to commemorate International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
58/ 74
 Former cricketer Chetan Chauhan participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018. (Image: News18/Pankaj Tomar)

Former cricketer Chetan Chauhan participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018. (Image: News18/Pankaj Tomar)

X
59/ 74
 Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani participates in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

X
60/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Ahmedabad. (Image: News18/Meghdoot)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Ahmedabad. (Image: News18/Meghdoot)

X
61/ 74
 Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

X
62/ 74
 Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
63/ 74
 Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga along with thousands of others during a mass yoga event on 4th International Yoga Day in Dehradun. (Image: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga along with thousands of others during a mass yoga event on 4th International Yoga Day in Dehradun. (Image: PTI)

X
64/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

X
65/ 74
 Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu participate in a yoga session in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Rajesh saple)

X
66/ 74
 Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

X
67/ 74
 People practise yoga on International Yoga Day at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People practise yoga on International Yoga Day at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
68/ 74
 Participants perform yoga at a stadium on International Yoga Day in Bengaluru. (Image: Reuters)

Participants perform yoga at a stadium on International Yoga Day in Bengaluru. (Image: Reuters)

X
69/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Chandigarh. (Image: News18/Chaman Lal)

X
70/ 74
 Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga along with thousands of others during a mass yoga event on 4th International Yoga Day in Dehradun, on Thursday, June 21, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga along with thousands of others during a mass yoga event on 4th International Yoga Day in Dehradun, on Thursday, June 21, 2018. (Image: PTI)

X
71/ 74
 Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

Yoga enthusiasts perform during celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

X
72/ 74
 Delhi police participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Delhi (Image: News18/Ajay Kumar)

Delhi police participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 in Delhi (Image: News18/Ajay Kumar)

X
73/ 74
 Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

Navy personnel perform Yoga onboard INS VIraat in Mumbai. (Image: News18/Atish)

X
74/ 74
 People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)

People participate in a yoga session to mark the 4th International Yoga Day 2018 at Times Square in New York City, U.S. on June 21, 2018. (Image: News18)