A French Tribute to International Yoga Day
New Delhi, 21 June 2018
On the occasion of International Yoga Day, the Embassy of France in India today organized “A French Tribute to International Yoga Day in Delhi”.
More than 70 staff members practised yoga in the main hall of the Embassy under the supervision of a yoga teacher.
Speaking about the event, H.E. Mr Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India, said, “More than 2.5 million people are fond of yoga in France, which makes our country the European hub for yoga. Committed all year long to providing a good working environment to its personnel, the Embassy of France in India has been offering daily yoga classes during lunch break on its premises for over six months.”
You may also have seen the beautiful images of the open air yoga session in front of the Eiffel Tower last week.
10 000 people had gathered there to celebrate the International Day of Yoga.