Yoga Day

    In December 2014, the draft resolution introduced by India in the United Nations General Assembly and co-sponsored by 177 member states of the UN was adopted to declare June 21 as the International Day of Yoga. Since then two editions of International Day of Yoga have been celebrated across the globe. This is a day to celebrate Yoga, India’s invaluable gift to the world and humanity.

    With a view to spread awareness regarding the benefits of practicing Yoga to one and all, the 3rd International Day of Yoga will be celebrated by the Consulate General of India, Sydney in association with various organisations in the following dates and venues in New South Wales and South Australia:

    Date Address Time
    17th June 2017, Saturday Indian Cultural Centre, CGI Sydney 10:00AM to 12:00PM
    21st June 2017, Wednesday Meeting Hall, Adelaide 5:00PM to 7:00PM
    25th June 2017, Sunday Wollongong Town Hall, Wollongong 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    A 45 minutes Yoga masterclass, based on Yoga protocol prepared by Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India specially for the event will be conducted during the events. Entry to all the events are free, however pre-registration for participation is advised due to limited seats. To register, email us at icc2.sydney@mea.gov.in