International day of yoga 2022 theme

International Day of Yoga 2022 Theme: Yoga for Humanity”chosen as theme for 8th edition of International Day of Yoga

1 year ago

In his latest “ Mann ki baat” address, PM Narendra Modi announced the 8th edition of International Day of Yoga 2022 theme. The International Day of Yoga will be celebrated with theme “Yoga for Humanity”. Every year, on June 21, International Day of Yoga is celebrated across the globe. This year the main event of IDY 2022 demonstration will be held at Mysuru, Karnataka.

Ministry of Ayush has chosen the theme for IDY 2022 by considering how during the peak of COVID-19 pandemic, yoga served the humanity in alleviating the sufferings and in the emerging post-covid geo-political scenario too, it will bring people together through compassion, kindness, foster a sense of unity and build resilience among people world over.

According to Union Minister for Ayush, Ports, Shipping & Waterways, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, “Focusing on Yoga for Humanity, special programmes have been designed this year for specially abled people, Transgender population, women and children. This year villages/Gram Panchayats will also see huge participation as, the Common Service Centres (CSCs) are promoting practice and training of Common Yoga Protocol (CYP) and it is expected millions of villagers will participate in the IDY 2022.

Other Major highlights of IDY 2022

An innovative program “Guardian Ring”, a wonderful Relay Yoga Streaming programme that will showcase the movement of the sun, participation of people performing Yoga along with the movement of the sun from different countries, beginning from east and marching towards west. It will be telecasted live on DD channels.


Seema Jain

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