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International Day of Yoga , or commonly and unofficially referred to as Yoga Day, is celebrated annually on 21 June since its inception in 2015. An international day for yoga was declared unanimously by the United Nations General Assembly on 11 December 2014. Yoga is a physical, mental, and/or spiritual practice attributed mostly to India. The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his UN address suggested the date of 21 June, as it is the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere and shares special significance in many parts of the world.

International Day of Yoga
International Day of Yoga 2015 in New Delhi.jpg
International Day of Yoga 2015 in New Delhi
Official name International Day of Yoga - IDY
Also called Yoga Day, World Yoga Day
Observed by Worldwide
Type International
Significance Official United Nations promotion of global health, harmony and peace
Celebrations Practice of yoga, meditation, spreading awareness about yoga and adopting it in one's lifestyle by discussing its benefits
Date 21 June
Next time 21 June 2017 (2017-06-21)
Frequency Annual
First time 21 June 2015
Related to Yoga, meditation, cultural performances, health and fitness

International Day of Yoga (Hindi: अंतर्राष्ट्रीय योग दिवस: Antarāshtriya Yog Divas; IAST: Antarāṣṭrīya Yog Divas), or commonly and unofficially referred to as Yoga Day, is celebrated annually on 21 June since its inception in 2015. An international day for yoga was declared unanimously by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on 11 December 2014. Yoga is a physical, mental, and/or spiritual practice attributed mostly to India. The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his UN address suggested the date of 21 June, as it is the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere and shares special significance in many parts of the world.

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