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D.A.V.PUBLIC SCHOOL, VELACHERY
Sitaram Nagar, Velachery, Chennai - 42
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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA 21st JUNE 2018
Event Start Date : 21/06/2018 Event End Date 21/06/2018

 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA 21ST JUNE 2018

Yoga is the journey Of the Self, Through the Self, To the Self” ~ Bhagavad Gita.

D.A.V. Public School, Chennai joined millions of people of all ages and abilities across the country and globe in celebrating the Fourth International Yoga Day on 21st June, 2018.

The Principal, Mrs. Minoo Aggarwal  inaugurated the proceedings by lighting the divine lamp.

The programme commenced with the D.A.V Anthem followed by Gayathri Mantra. Students chanted 'slokas' to signify the effectiveness of Yoga  in pervading  the atmosphere with positive vibrations.

From simple to breathtaking and complex Yogasanas and Formations, the young and talented students ably trained by the Yoga Master, Mr.Srinivasan left the audience spellbound. It reinforced that Yoga means having an easeful body and a peaceful mind. The students also performed

'Surya Namaskaras' - a set of  Yogasanas that contribute to various health benefits.

The School premises brimmed with Yoga enthusiasts of Std VIII who participated in the Mass Yoga Protocol which emphasized the humongous benefits of bending, stretching and most importantly breathing.

To mark the occasion , the Principal addressed the  students and motivated them by highlighting the manifold health benefits of performing Yoga in an era that is plagued by stress, fatigue and chronic ailments.

The programme concluded with an Oath of allegiance  'Sankalpa' which manifested that Yoga enables to discover the sense of oneness with the Self, the World and the Nature.

 The day sensitized students to follow the yogic art of concentration as part of the daily routine for a healthy and happy life.

               

             Lighting of Lamp by Mrs. Minoo Aggarwal, Principal                                                         Student in the Sunrise Formation

               

                              The Temple Formation                                                                                          ‘Chakarasana ‘ - Welcome  Formation 

            

                                   The Lotus Formation                                                                         Aerial view of Students performing ‘Bhujangasana’