Yoga without ‘Om’ is like exercise and song, says Naik

NEW DELHI: Yoga without chanting “Om” is like exercise and song, said Ayush minister Sripad Yesso Naik on Wednesday. “Chanting ‘Om’ is not compulsory, but yoga is incomplete without it. If people chant something else, it will be more like exercise and song,” he said...
Rs 14 crore to be spent on yoga extravaganza in Chandigarh

Rs 14 crore to be spent on yoga extravaganza in Chandigarh

The UT administration, along with Ayush ministry, will spend over Rs 14 crore on International Yoga Day event, and the ongoing four-day yoga festival being held in different areas of the city. Of the entire budget, around Rs 1.5 crore is being spent on the yoga...
Chandigarh to float tender for 37,000 yoga mats, 40 LED screens

Chandigarh to float tender for 37,000 yoga mats, 40 LED screens

THE CHANDIGARH Administration has decided to procure around 37,000 yoga mats and around 40 LED screens for the second International Yoga Day to be held in the city on June 21 in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate. A tender will be floated by the...