Ranchi: As part of joint initiative taken by the Union Culture Ministry and Yogada Satsang Society a Yoga session was organised at the Yogada Math.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be doing Yoga with more than 50,000 people on the occasion of International Yoga Day keeping the same in mind hundreds of people on Sunday turned up for the Yoga session.
Addressing the yoga performers General Secretary of the Yogoda Satsanga Society of India Swami Ishwarananda Giri said it was due to the efforts of Government of India and blessings of the god coupled with the Hunger for yoga in other countries that a pledge was taken to celebrate the international yoga day. He said that the event was an occasion to understand the utility and realization of its goals.
Swamiji said at present there is a discussion all across the world regarding yoga however its importance was realized by Paramhans Yoganand and therefore he had taken a pledge to take Yoga to every home and had told one day will come when people will understand the importance Yoga. He said that the earlier exploits of Pramhans Yoganand Ji took the world towards Yoga which has now gripped the world.