United Nations Headquarters illuminated ahead of International Yoga Day
The headquarters of United Nations in New York were lit up with ‘Yoga’ word ahead of the International Yoga Day on June 21.
Actor Anupam Kher switched the illumination lights. India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin took to Twitter to express his happiness. He wrote,” “Yoga lights up @UN…Here’s a sneak peek of the iconic UN Headquarters building being lit up like never before for International Day of Yoga.”
Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher tweeted ahead of June 21. He wrote,” Yoga lights up life’s path too. Thank you for making me part of this amazing historical moment.”
United Nations has done this second year in a row. To celebrate the International Yoga Day many events have been planned by India’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations. Also, Indian Consulate will join in by holding a flagship Yoga event. The event will be called ‘Recharge at Battery Park’and in this many Yoga sessions will be conducted.