Quotes on Yoga by Narendra Modi – International Day of Yoga was first proposed on 27 September 2014 at the UNGA by our Prime Minister, Mr. Narendra Modi. International Yoga day is celebrated on 21 June every year. It is the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. PM Narendra Modi has always believed in the power of Yoga and has also been sharing his thoughts on yoga time and again. Here are some Quotes on yoga by Narendra Modi.
Quotes on Yoga by Narendra Modi
“Yoga is a symbol of universal aspiration for health and wellbeing. It is health assurance in zero budget”
“Yog is not only about Rog Mukti but also Bhog Mukti. Yoga can be our cultural ambassador. We can reach out to the world through this medium”
Yoga is a philosophy of discipline and meditation that transforms the spirit and makes the individual a better person in thought, action, knowledge, and devotion.
Yoga has spread harmony between man and nature. It is a holistic approach to health and wellbeing.
International Yoga Day is a reflection of the largest knowledge-based peoples’ movement the world has ever seen.
We are not only celebrating International Yoga Day, we are training the human mind to begin a new era of peace, Sadbhavana.
In a world suffering from mental stress, yoga promises calm. In a distracted world, yoga creates focus, creates concentration. In a world of fear, yoga promises strength and courage. A healthy body and a disciplined mind are the foundation of a world free from fear. In crafting a new self through Yoga, we create a new world.
More Quotes on Yoga by Narendra Modi
The spread of yoga is the symbol of a changing world. It represents a world where knowledge flows, without the restriction of country, creed, or class. It represents a world where people come together across boundaries, for causes and concerns that unite the planet.
Yoga should not be just an exercise, but a means to connect with the world and with nature. It should bring a change in our lifestyle and create awareness within us.
I’m fortunate that I was introduced to the world of yoga and pranayama at an early age. That has been very useful to me. I always advise everyone to make this a part of their lives. Sometimes, we notice our mind works on one thing, the body on another, and time brings us in conflict. Yoga synchronizes the heart, the mind, and the body. That is Yoga.
We did not have health insurance in olden times. But Yoga is a practice that gives health ‘assurance’ with zero spendings.