JU in Collaboration with CII celebrates International Yoga Day
Jun 21, 2022
JAMMU: The Directorate of Sports and Physical Education, University of Jammu in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) organises International Yoga Day.
Archit Puri, Vice Chairman of Confederation of Indian Industries and the owner of the P-Mark Industry, the Chief Guest of the function in his address explained the importance of practising Pranayama and Asanas for the mental and physical development of a person.
He also applauded the efforts of the Directorate of Sports and Physical Education on the occasion, he also promised to come forward for all the help to University for organizing such events which is beneficial for the society.
It is pertinent to mention here that on the Eve of the 8th International day of Yoga 2022, the Directorate of Sports and Physical Education, University of Jammu also concluded the 15 Days Yoga Camp which commenced on the 6th June 2022 and was attended by the Employees, Students and Civil Society.
Around 150 participated in the said Yoga Camp.
Directorate organized many workshops in the different Departments, Girls Hostels and Boys Hostels of the University of Jammu and also organized the Symposium, Poster making and Yogasanas Competition.
Dr. Daud Iqbal Baba, Director, Directorate of Sports and Physical Education, University of Jammu gave brief detail of the activities organized during the 15 days Yoga Camp, workshop, Symposium, Poster Making and Yogasana competition.
Dr. Daud in his address stressed upon the importance of yoga for mental and spiritual health and urged the participants to make yoga a part of their daily course.
Earlier, the welcome address was presented by Dr. Mandeep Singh, Asstt. Professor, Physical Education, University of Jammu. In his address, Dr. Mandeep welcomed the chief guest, other invited guests and participants of today's session and laid emphasis on various aspects of Yoga.
Sanjeev Kumar Yoga Teacher conducted the Yoga sessions in the Yoga camp and other Yoga Workshops on the celebration of the 8th International Day of Yoga. An Advance demonstration was performed by Sandeep Sharma and the Yoga students.
Among others, Shobit Vaid Executive CII Vivek Sagar Executive CII, Raj Kumar, Ravish Vaid, Gagan Kumar, Jai Bharat, Vikas Karlopia, S. Harinder Pal Singh, S. Tarvinder Singh, Sanjeev Sharma and Bhavna were also present on the occasion.