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International Yoga Day celebration at Rajpath sets two world records

Jun 22, 2015 09:35 IST

International Yoga DayIndia by celebrating the first International Yoga Day in Rajpath, New Delhi created two Guinness World Records (GWRs) on 21 June 2015. The two records include participation of most individuals and individuals from the largest number of nationalities performing asanas at a single venue.

Around 36 thousand participants performed asanas and 84 nationalities joined the official observation of International Yoga Day at Rajpath in New Delhi. The celebration at Rajpath was led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi who termed the venue as Yogpath.

192 countries celebrated the first International Yoga Day on 21 June 2015.

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