Yoga Day 2021 Live Updates: PM Modi to lead mass event at Mysuru Palace in Karnataka

The yoga tourism sector in Mysore, which has been hit by the pandemic, is hoping to return to its former glory as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to attend the eighth International Day of Yoga celebrations in Mysuru on Tuesday.

A tier two city in Karnataka, Mysuru is a global magnet with its heritage, legacy and annual dasara festivities. Also known as a retirement paradise, the city attracted around four million tourists each year in pre-pandemic times.

According to the Mysuru Yoga Association, at any one time, there were around 2,000 foreigners learning yoga in the pre-pandemic era in the city.

75 places across Chandigarh to celebrate International Yoga Day

The UT administration is set to celebrate the 8th International Day of Yoga, 2022 on June 21 at the rock garden in Chandigarh, and 74 other venues with the goal of raising awareness about the physical benefits of practicing yoga.

About 2,000 people from various associations such as Bhartiya Yog, Sansthan, participants from Patanjali, Brahma Kumari’s, AYUSH, CRPF and many other famous bodies will come to celebrate the day at Rock Garden. 75 yoga sessions venues include Civil Hospital 22, GMSH-16, GMSH-34, Sector-39 Sports Complex, Sokhna Lake and PGIMER.

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