International Day for Yoga 2024

By - Webteam
21.06.24 11:34 AM

Venue: Vivekananda Cultural Centre

Time: 6.30 to 7.45 am

“Yoga is the journey of the self, through the self, to the self” - Bhagavad Gita


It gives us immense pleasure to celebrate the 10th International Yoga day 2024, at Vivekananda Cultural Centre, Chennai.


Program started with Flower offerings and Prayers. 120 Students from Hindu Sr. Sec. School, Triplicane, NKT National Girls Higher Secondary School, Triplicane, Lady Sivasamy Kalalaya, School Mylapore 

and SJNS Jain matriculation Hr. Sec. School, Triplicane, also the Yoga enthusiasts and teachers participated in this celebration.


After the welcoming the gathering, all the students performed Yogasana’s following demonstrators on stage. They did -

  • Forward, backwards, side and twist stretches
  • Suryanamaskara
  • Vrikshasan
  • Padmasan
  • Nadishuddhi pranayama
  • Omkara dhyan

Followed by mentioning the significance of each of the above.


Srimati. Bhooma Ramachandran, Asst. Commissioner, Income Tax department Chennai was our honourable chief guest of the day. Who inspired the students and other gathering with enlightening ideas and importance of Yoga practice through illustrations of 3 stories in her speech. 


Swami Dharmishthanada ji Maharaj, Ramakrishna Math, Chennai, said regular practice of Yoga will keep all in good health intern reduces the cases of diseases which many people are suffering etc., Swami Raghunayakananda Maharaj, Manager, RK Math Chennai, Brahmachari Vanishachaitanya, Director, Vivekananda cultural centre, Chennai, graced this occasion with their presence.


With felicitation and Vote of Thanks celebration reached to closing of the session.


Prasadam was distributed to all who were present in this Yoga Day celebrations.


On behalf of Vivekananda Cultural Centre, we extend our heartfelt gratitude to all who have contributed to making this event successful.