17-JUN-2019: 5th International Day of Yoga celebration continues
Aligarh, June 17: The Department of Physical Education, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), organized lecture series and inaugurated Yoga exhibition on day two and three in line of celebrating upcoming 5th International Day of Yoga, on 21st June, 2019.
On day two, the Registrar AMU, Abdul Hamid, IPS, was the Chief Guest and Dr Mohd Masoom Raza was the Guest of Honour and on day three Prof Shakeel Ahmad (MIC, Building Department) was the Chief Guest and Prof Izharul H Farooqui (Associate MIC) was the Guest of Honor.
Addressing the participants the Chief Guest on the second day Abdul Hamid, IPS, (Registrar of AMU), motivated and appealed the gathering to make yoga as an integral practice to live the life successfully. He also appreciated the efforts of the Department towards organizing the week long workshop.
Chief Guest on day three Prof Shakeel Ahmad motivated the audience to make yoga as an exclusive practice to live the life optimally.
Prof Akbar Husain (Dean and Chairman Social Science department), delivered a lecture on "Spirituality on Yoga".
Guest of honor Dr Raza praised the efforts of the government in formalizing and getting the due recognition to yoga in UN General Assembly.
The coordinator Dr Naushad W Ansar, explained the importance and technical aspects of different Yoga asanas.
Chairperson, Department of Physical Education and Director of the Workshop Prof Zamirullah Khan while presenting warm welcome to the Chief Guests and Guests of Honor said that this year the workshop witnessed 20% increase in the participation of the people from various institutes, colleges and school from Aligarh district.
The Registrar also inaugurated Yoga Exhibition that showcased the benefits and precautions to be taken while performing different asanas, pranayama, mudras and kriyas of the Yoga.
The workshop witnessed large gathering of participants along with Prof Akbar Husain, Prof Zamirullah Khan Chairperson and faculty members.
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Related PicturesAMU Registrar Mr Abdul Hamid IPS and others taking part in Yoga Workshop organised by the Deprtment of Physical Education
Children doing aasanas during the Yoga Workshop organised by the Deprtment of Physical Education AMU