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Celebration of International Day of Yoga at CSIR-IMMT Bhubaneswar on 20th - 21st June 2019


Yoga is the essence of physical, mental and overall well-being. International Yoga Day is being celebrated on 21st June every year to raise worldwide awareness of the benefits of Yoga. CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology (CSIR-IMMT, Bhubaneswar) celebrated it by organizing a two-day Yoga event during the morning hours of 20th-21st June 2019. The event was inaugurated by the director of the institute, Prof. Suddhasatwa Basu. Sri Suresh Kumar Mohapatra, Prant Pradhan (Odisha), Bharatiya Yoga Santhan graced the occasion as Chief Guest. The dignitaries motivated the audience to practice yoga and explained about the importance of Yoga for a healthy life. Different yoga asanas (postures) were taught by the Yoga Guru Sri Suresh Kumar Mohaptra on 20-06-2019 and Yoga Guru Dr. Pradipta Kumar Dash on 21-06-2019. The event was coordinated by Mr. Abhaya Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Nodal Officer, IDY-2019 event.