International Yoga Day Quotes: International Yoga Day 2019 is being celebrated across the World on 21st June 2019, irrespective of religion, culture or geographical boundaries. Officially adopted by UN on 11 December 2014, this day recognizes the role of Yoga in shaping human lives.
International Yoga Day Quotes
Below are some of the quotes by noted personalities for International Yoga Day.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
Yoga is a sport that can contribute to development and peace. Yoga can even help people in emergency situations to find relief from stress.
Famed Yoga Guru late B. K. S. Iyengar
Yoga cultivates the ways of maintaining a balanced attitude in day-to-day life and endows skill in the performance of one’s actions.
Sam Kutesa, President of the 69th session of UN General Assembly
For centuries, people from all walks of life have practiced yoga, recognizing its unique embodiment of unity between mind and body. Yoga brings thought and action together in harmony.
Narendra Modi, Indian Prime Minister
Yoga is an invaluable gift from our ancient tradition. Yoga embodies the unity of mind and body, thought and action … a holistic approach [that] is valuable to our health and our well-being. Yoga is not just about exercise; it is a way to discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world and nature.