Min of Tourism Dekho Desh Apna” series on Yoga & Wellness
Marking its support to International Yoga Day on June 21, the Ministry of Tourism, dedicated its webinar under “Dekho Desh Apna” series on Yoga & Wellness. Dilip Jawalkar, Tourism Secretary, Uttarakhand and CEO UTDB stated, “In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, yoga is an important method to increase physical capacity. This time on 21 June, the theme of Yoga Day is “Yoga at home and yoga with family”. Since time immemorial, Uttarakhand has been known for its spirituality and wellness benefits and people across the world come here to practice Ayurveda, yoga and meditation. We are committed to provide best of health and travel experiences and we want to capitalize on the positioning of the state as the epicenter of the Global Wellness”.
The modules included a session on “Yogic philosophy, Yogsutra and the mind” which was addressed by Dr. Chinmay Pandya, Pro-Vice Chancellor in Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar.
Dr. Lakshmi Narayan Joshi, the highly qualified yogi from Rishikesh, the Yoga capital of India, also participated in the webinar. He elaborated on the healing techniques of Nadi Vigyan and specific traditional remedies inspired by the ancient sciences.
Dr. Bharat Bhushan, who learnt yoga during his growing up years in Goumukh, Uttarakhand also took a session on “Yoga – to boost our body’s immunity and build strength”.