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Ministry of Human Resource and Development to Promote Yoga Through Yoga Olympiad

Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) and National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT) are promoting Yoga through Yoga Olympiad in schools for students of class 6 to 10.

May 15, 2017 12:33 IST
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Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) through National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT) is taking the multi-dimensional initiative to promote yoga in curriculum and transactions in schools for students of class 6 to 10 to help them imbibe the ancient values of health, integration of body and mind for a peaceful and productive future.

school doing Yoga

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Application submission closes on May 20, 2017. To check the eligibility and application procedures follow the proceedings: 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • All government and government aided schools are eligible.
  • Girls and boys not below 10 years of age, and with a maximum age limit of 16 years.

Scholarship Reward:

Block/ School/ District Level: Merit Certificates

State/ UT Level: Merit Certificate with Mementos

National Level: Gold/ Silver/ Bronze medal with Certificate

How to Apply:

Individuals can participate in and through their school.

http://www.b4s.in/josh/YO0

About:

The Olympiad is aimed to develop an understanding of yogic practices, healthy habit, and lifestyle in children, to teach them humane values and harmony with nature and the universe. It is aimed to promote awareness of yoga at the national level as a science of holistic living.

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