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The 2nd International Day of Yoga in Astana on 19th June, 2016

The second International Day of Yoga was celebrated in Astana on 19th June, 2016 at the iconic monument, Baiterek Tower. Ambassador welcomed the guests and read out the Prime Minister’s message on the second international day of yoga. Mr. Serik Zharasbayev, Deputy Chairman, Committee of Sports, Ministry of Culture and Sports represented the Government of Kazakhstan. Ambassador of South Africa Mr. Shirish Soni and Ambassador of Norway Mr. Ole Johan Bjornoy also spoke on the occasion. Mr. Mansur Smagambetov read out a message from Mr. Tolegen Mukhamejanov, Famous Poet and Music Composer and President of the International Association “Peace through Culture”. About 425 people attended the celebration. After the common yoga protocol, over 250 participants joined the “Sun Salutations (Surya Namaskar) - Marathon”.

  • Karaganda city

    Second International Day of Yoga Celebrations

    Central Park in Karaganda city.

    Date June 26, 2016
    Time the celebration will begin with registration of participants from 0900 hrs followed by yoga session for 45 minutes
    Access Public
    Contact Person Mr. R Gururaj, First Secretary (Com), Phone no. 0087172-925707
  • Almaty

    Second International Day of Yoga Celebrations

    Main auditorium of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Almaty

    Date June 19, 2016
    Time 0700 - 2000 hrs
    Access
    Contact Person Mr. Naveen Kapur, Second Secretary (Cons), Mobil no.: 007701220-7608
  • Astana

    Second International Day of Yoga Celebrations

    Open Public Area in front of 'Baiterek Monument' in Astana

    Date June 19, 2016
    Time 0730 - 1000 hrs
    Access Public
    Contact Person Mr. R Gururaj, First Secretary (Com), Phone no. 0087172-925707