Bhubaneswar, June 21 (LocalWire): International Yoga Day was celebrated with enthusiasm at KIIT & KISS today.
Thousands of students, teachers and staff performed various basic Yoga postures during the hour-long session at KIIT Stadium.
Addressing the participants, RN Dash, Secretary, KIIT & KISS, Prof. Hrushikesha Mohanty, VC, KIIT DU, Dr Sasmitarani Samanta, Registrar, KIIT DU and Prof.
Harekrushna Satapathy, VC, KISS DU, stressed on the essence of Yoga and elucidated how Yoga plays a significant role in our everyday lives to make us physically, mentally and spiritually healthy.
Various yogaasanas (postures) and pranayamas (breathing exercises) were carried out by the students and staff members assembled at the stadium.
The Yoga session was orchestrated by Prof. Biswabandita Kar of KIIT DU along with her team.
As many as 5000 participants took part in the Yoga Day.