Bhubaneswar: International Yoga Day Celebration was celebrated at Sainik School Bhubaneswar on 21June 2018, from 0530 – 0700 Hrs. Capt(IN) Kanchan Mukherjee, Principal, Sainik School Bhubaneswar inaugurated the event by lighting the eternal lamp and delivered the Prime Minister’s Message on International Yoga Day 2018 to the gathering of over 600 enthusiastic Yoga lovers which included the Vice Principal, Adm Offr, members of the Staff and their families and all the Cadets of the School. In his address to the Cadets, Capt Mukherjee emphasized the significance of Yoga for young Cadets of Sainik School and its role as integral part of curriculum.
Shri Hembo Tirki, a renowned exponent of Yoga from Patanjali Yoga Samiti Bhubaneswar assisted by five of his colleagues conducted the yoga session as per the protocol laid down by the Ministry of AAYUSH. A Spot Quiz Programme, an Essay Competition and a book exhibition on Yoga was also organized on the occasion.