Five things to do in Singapore over the weekend of August 16-18

This weekend, be mesmerised by the voice of Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, or head to Esplanade for a free poetry performance by both local and...


Yoga helps us gain control over our mind and body, says 9-year-old prodigy

Meet 9-year-old yoga prodigy Ishwar Sharma - one of the youngest yet most active proponents of the practice and its benefits. Ishwar is an...

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Yoga Day celebrations underscore growing Singapore-India ties: Iswaran

Singapore Minister S Iswaran has once again emphasised the ever-growing relationship between India and the island nation on the occasion of...


In Pics: Yoga in Times Square on Summer Solstice Day

Thousands of Yoga enthusiasts congregated at the crossroads of the world in New York for the annual Solstice in Times Square: Mind over...


Yoga movement in Times Square: From three to thousands

A Yoga demonstration by three people in 2003 in pouring rain at Times Square, also called the crossroads of the world, is now a movement...


Global celebrations mark 5th International Day of Yoga

As the sun rose across different countries around the world, millions of people across the world woke up today to celebrate the ancient art...


Abu Dhabi: Indian community comes out in large numbers to mark International Day of Yoga

Thousands of residents of the Indian community in Abu Dhabi assembled at the Umm Al Emarat Park to celebrate the fifth edition of...


Yoga helping children cope with stress from India’s education system

Examinations are still the cause of tremendous anxiety for the millions of children going through the rigours of an Indian education system....

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UAE plans elaborate International Day of Yoga celebrations

As International Day of Yoga celebrations kick off around the world, the United Arab Emirates has also announced its plans for various...


Yoga Day spreads to the Singapore heartlands and the world

Connected to India interviews High Commissioner of India to Singapore, Mr Jawed Ashraf, and some of the yoga session participants at the...


Yoga Day celebrations kick off across the globe

International Day of Yoga (IDY) might be on June 21, but people around the world seem to have started the celebrations early.


UAE: Indian Embassy to celebrate Yoga Day on June 20

The fifth International Day of Yoga will be celebrated with much fanfare in Abu Dhabi on June 20 with an event organised by the Indian...


Singapore minister Iswaran to lead yoga day session

Singapore’s Minister for Communications and Information, S Iswaran is all set to lead one of the yoga day sessions in the city, the Indian...


Dubai to host biggest yoga festival in 2019

Dubai is set to host the biggest festival of Yoga in 2019 to refresh the body, mind and spirit. The two-day festival is expected to be...


Cool Yoga and happening Ayurveda: Ancient sciences get modern makeover at PBD health showcase

Celebrating the rich heritage of Yoga and Ayurveda in India and highlighting their global popularity, the regional ASEAN India Pravasi...

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