AYUSH Ministry Launches App To Help People Find Yoga Centers, Trainers - homeopathy360

AYUSH Ministry Launches App To Help People Find Yoga Centers, Trainers

After the International Yoga Day on June 21, the AYUSH Ministry has launched a mobile application to enable people to find Yoga events, training centres and trainers.

A senior official of the Ministry said that the Yoga Locator- a map-based location app-yoga instructor will enable himself to register and reach a large number of people.


“People want to know where they can go for yoga training or can carry a yoga course. The app ‘yogic locator’ will find yoga instructors along with yoga centres in their favourite realm of the area around them. He will help them. To encourage more people to adopt yoga, “he said.

This will be a permanent app, which will give information about the yoga activities around people all year round, the official said.


It is estimated that there are more than two lakh yoga instructors in the country.

International Yoga Day will be celebrated all over the world on June 21 and the AYUSH Ministry has selected five cities Delhi, Shimla, Mysore, Ahmedabad and Ranchi to organize this year’s main event.


After becoming the Prime Minister for Narendra Modi’s second term, it will be the first Mega public program of the government.

The official sources said that the names of four cities have been sent to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) and it will finalize the venue of the main event of International Yoga Day.


In order to organize, a two-day Yoga Festival is being organized by Morarji Desai National Yoga Institute in Delhi and it started on Saturday.

It will include about 10,000 people, including yoga teachers, professionals, enthusiasts.

The official said, “It aims to create a yoga environment to participate in the main event and to make people aware of the function of June 21.”


NITI AYOG Vice President, Rajiv Kumar inaugurated the Yoga Festival and emphasized on popularizing yoga culture through social media.

“Yoga teaches us to live with nature instead of winning it, which makes ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ possible and we live in harmony and peace,” he said.

Minister of State for AYUSH (Independent Charge) Shripad Yaso Nike termed International Yoga Day as the biggest mass movement for health and welfare.
“Natural and conventional medical system is flourishing not only in India but throughout the world,” he said and assured that the ministry is committed to research and development of yoga, Ayurveda and other natural and traditional medicinal systems.
The United Nations had declared June 21 as the International Day of Yoga in 2014, when Modi had asked that day to be adopted as a universal celebration of yoga, which was an ancient practice that was in place 5,000 years ago in India. Was started.
Last year, the main event of International Yoga Day was held at the field of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, in which Prime Minister Modi participated.
On June 21, 2015, the first International Yoga Day function was held on Rajpath in New Delhi, in which representatives of 191 countries participated. In 2016, the main function was held in Chandigarh and was organized in Lucknow in 2017.

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