On the occasion of the seventh International Yoga Day virtual Yoga workshop was organized in ICAR-CIRCOT, Mumbai on 21 st June,2021 in the video conferencing hall of the Institute where around 8 participants were present with social distancing. Arrangements were made for virtual demonstration. All the other staff members including Regional Units staff participated in the workshop in virtual mode from their working place. Yogasanas were demonstrated by the teachers and instructors from Shri Ambika Yoga Kutir, Thane (Ghatkopar Branch).
The workshop started with welcome address by Dr.(Mrs.) Sujata Saxena, Director ICAR-CIRCOT, Mumbai. Shri Sudhir Sawant, Sanchalak of Shri Ambika Yoga Kutir, Ghatkopar Branch briefed about the importance of Yoga and thereafter Yogasanas were performed by all the staff members under the virtual guidance of instructors of Shri Ambika Yoga Kutir as per the protocol from Ayush Ministry, Government of India. Names of all the staff members were registered through Shri Ambika Yoga Kutir on the site of Ayush Ministry. Two demonstrators along with instructor were present in virtual mode to guide all the staff members while performing Yoga. The session started at 3.30 pm and concluded at 5.00 pm. Shri Bharat Pawar, CTO & Nodal Officer, IYD 2021, presented vote of thanks. 145 Participants attended this virtual celebration.