June 22, 2019, Kiev, Ukraine
5th International Day of Yoga celebration in Kyiv: Embassy of India, Kyiv organised ‘Festival of Yoga’ on Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 14.00- 21.00 hrs at Mariinskyi Park, Kyiv to celebrate 5 th International Day of Yoga.
The Ukrainian Association of Ayurveda Yoga, together with the Center of Vedic Medicine, “Rasayana”, conducted a free pulse diagnosis for all interested persons.
The event was inaugurated by the Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine, Mr. Mykola Movchan, representative of the United Nations, Ms. Olena Laba, Dy Director General GDIP, Mr. Dmytro Stasenko and Ambassador of India, Mr. Partha Satpathy.
More than 1000 yoga enthusiasts practiced yoga during Common Yoga Protocol session and in various yoga workshops by 15 Yoga/meditation studios of Kyiv.
Indian and Ukrainian artists performed diverse Indian cultural dances, music and art forms. More than ten thousand visitors attended the Festival of Yoga.