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Global frenzy, India’s pride
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People are celebrating the third International Yoga Day around the world with much zeal and enthusiasm.

On Wednesday morning, the Indian Prime Minister kicked off the International Yoga Day celebrations from Lucknow with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and almost 50,000 other participants. “Today, Yoga has become a part of so many lives. Yoga’s popularity outside India is high & has connected the world with India,” the PM Tweeted.

As a matter of fact, when it comes to the ever-increasing popularity of Yoga, it truly has gained mileage at the global platform. Take a look at how the world celebrated International Yoga Day:

Yoga enthusiast make for a picturesque sight in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris – Source: @India_Embassy

People in Japan celebrate the International Yoga Day – @Indianconsosaka

United Nations Headquarters in New York City switched the illumination lights to commemorate Yoga Day celebrations – Source: @AkbaruddinIndia

Even a small country like Bosnia and Herzegovina enthusiastically celebrated International Yoga Day – Source: @IndiaInHungary

Hungary celebrates the International event in style – Source: @IndiaInHungary

People meditate atop the Great Wall of China for holistic health & wellbeing – Source: @EOIBeijing

Celebrating Yoga Day at Cancun (Mexico) on the beachfront – Source: @IndEmbMexico

The Indian Navy participates onboard aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya – Source: @ANI

The crew of the Indian Navy’s Eastern Fleet practices yoga on board a vessel in the Indian Ocean Source: @indiannavy

Trafalgar Square in London packed with Yoga enthusiasts – Source @IntYogaDayUK

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