International Day of Yoga at the French Embassy [fr]
On the occasion of International Day of Yoga, the Embassy of France in India today organized “A French Tribute to this ancient practise in Delhi”.
New Delhi, 21 June 2019
French Tribute to International Day of Yoga!
On this day, the Embassy of France in India joined the world in celebrating the holistic practice of yoga where more than 80 staff members participated in the main hall under the supervision of yoga coach Manish Poddar.
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 this ancient practise. 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 a year and half.”
You may also have seen the beautiful images of the open air yoga session in front of the Eiffel Tower last week.
Thousands gathered there to celebrate the International Day of Yoga.