Our honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modiji inaugurated the 8th International Day of Yoga under the theme, ‘Yoga for Humanity’ at the Mysore Palace Premises on June 21, 2022.

Amrita Vidyalayam Mysore staff and students had a wonderful opportunity to participate in this special event. Modiji headed this Mass Yoga demonstration in which more than 15000 people participated.

PM Modi spread the message of Yoga to every corner of the world. He addressed the gathering and insisted that people should practise Yoga for their health and well-being, a healthy society and for a stronger India. In his speech, he also added that Mysore is a heritage city and also a centre of Yoga excellence. He also appreciated the role of Shri B.K.S. Iyengar in the field of Yoga. This event is a remarkable milestone in the history of Mysore.