3rd International Day of Yoga
Last Updated On Jun 21 2017 1:05PM
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Consulate General of India, Jeddah
(PIC Wing)

          The Consulate General of India, Jeddah has made extensive arrangements to commemorate the 3rd International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations on June 21, 2017.

          As a curtain raiser  for IDY, the Post had organized a Yoga session on 19.05.2017 at Petro Rabigh, Saudi Arabia in association with Arab Yoga Foundation. The Mass Yoga training was given by a renowned female Saudi Yoga Trainer Ms. Sara Amoudi. The event was attended by more than 500 Yoga enthusiasts of more than 50 nationalities working at Petro Rabigh. The Consul General, Md. Noor Rahman Sheikh in his talk stressed upon making Yoga an integral part of our life.

           The Post will be organizing the main event on 21.06.2017 at Indian International Indian School, Jeddah in Association with General Sports Authority, KSA & Arab Yoga Foundation.

           To provide full insight about history of Yoga, benefits of Yoga and postures etc. the Post has also printed 100 copies of Common Yoga Protocol in Arabic language for the Arabic speakers.This will be distributed during the event on 21.06.2017.

           The Consulate has also launched an online quiz and essay writing contest. The winner will be honoured during the event on 21.06.2017.