Yoga connecting world, says Modi


Yoga has connected the world with India, prime minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday (21), as he rolled out his mat along with millions of others across the globe to celebrate the ancient practice. Enthusiasts across India rose at the crack of dawn, many braving monsoon showers, to mark the third International Yoga Day. Celebrity yoga guru Baba Ramdev claimed to have set a new world record for the largest yoga session by gathering more than 300,000 practitioners at an open-air ground in the western city of Ahmedabad. Officials from Guinness World Records were checking data from the event, but…

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