On Sunday, 21st June, 2015, IIT Mandi celebrated the International Day of Yoga with the rest of the world.
The program began at 7:15 a.m. in The Lounge with a welcome address by Prof B. Subramanian, Dean of Students. The Dean explained the meaning and the necessity for Yoga as physical excise for a sound body and mind. Then Ms. Dimple Saini and Ms. Manisha Sharma, yoga instructors, gave a belief introduction and the yoga practice began with a prayer.
Several students, staff members and school students visiting IIT Mandi from
Assam took part in the event.
The yoga session ended at 8:30 a.m. with Shanti Path and with a vote of thanks by Shri Mohammad Shakeel, Registrar, IIT Mandi.