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International Day of Yoga celebrations held in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia, Ministry of External Affairs

May 27, 2023

As a prelude to the upcoming International Day of Yoga (IDY) Celebrations 2023 and on the glorious occasion of 75 years of India’s Independence being celebrated as Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM), the Embassy of India in Riyadh organized a curtain raiser event at Embassy’s Multipurpose Hall on 27 May 2023.

N. Ram Prasad, Cd’A a.i. was the chief guest for the event. He spoke about the importance of yoga and meditation in daily life. He also shared Hon’ble PM Shri Narendra Modi’s message on yoga with the gathering.

The event was attended by Indian Embassy officials, school children and teachers, the Indian diaspora, Saudi nationals and Yoga enthusiasts.

The event was given due publicity on Mission’s official website and Social media handles.