ICAR-Central Institute for Cotton Research (ICAR-CICR), Nagpur has observed the International Day of Yoga on 21st June 2023 on institute premises. In the year 2023, the theme of the yoga was Yoga for Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam with the domestic tagline Har Aangan Yog. All the staff of the institute have participated and performed the Yogasanas under the guidance of Mr Ghanshyam Devgirkar, Technical Assistant & Yoga instructor, ICAR-CICR, Nagpur. The program started with the telecast of the event with Sh. Jagdeep Dhankar, Hon’ble Vice President of India. The participants took the Yoga pledge and were explained the importance of Yoga in human life and also demonstrated Yoga asanas. The program was organised by Dr G. Balasubramani, Pr. Scientist and Nodal officer, and Dr Rachna Pande Sr. Scientist and coordinator for the Celebration of the 9th International Day of Yoga at ICAR-CICR, Nagpur. The program ended with a vote of thanks.
Dr. YG Prasad, Director, ICAR-CICR, Nagpur addressing the staff on the occasion of International Day of YOGA.
The employees of ICAR-CICR, Nagpur practicing YOGA-Asanas during International YOGA day celebration on 21/06/2023
Nineth International Yoga Day was celebrated in CICR, Regional Station Coimbatore on 21st June 2023. During the Yoga Day celebration, Dr. A. H. Prakash, Head, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore Inaugurated the programme and delivered inaugural address and Dr. K. Rathinavel, Principal Scientist, delivered special address. The chief guest for the programme was Mr. A Manivannan, who is practicing as an “Art of Living ” teacher and an organizer cum trainer for the “Youth Leadership Development ” program.
The program was attended by Scientists, technical and administration staff including RA/SRF/Young professional of CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore. The programme included simple yoga asana, breath exercise, and meditation practices.
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