6th International Yoga Day Celebration -2020
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year International Yoga Day was celebrated on digital media platforms and there were no mass gatherings at the campus. Keeping this year theme for the yoga day (Ghar Ghar Mein Yoga) Yoga at Home and Yoga with Family, the Glocal University students , staff and faculty joined for Yoga Day celebrations virtually at 7 am on June 21,2020 .The DSW team organized a workshop for all, which was telecast on our official youtube channel.
The workshop started with the opening remarks by honourable Chancellor, Haji Mohammad Iqbal Sahab, followed by the distinguished speaker of the workshop -Dr. (Prof.) Satish Kumar Sharma. In the workshop Prof. Sharma spoke about the importance of adopting yoga as a part of daily activities to encourage physical and mental well being.
In the workshop was divided into four parts. The first part covered the importance of yoga in our life, second part covered the importance of environment and intention in yogic practices, third part covered the illustrations on basic asanas and the forth part was how each asana affect our body and mind. One hour sequence of relatively simple Yoga drills were put together to provide maximum physical and intellectual benefits to the people.
The workshop was viewed by people around the world, liked and shared by many.