On the eve of International Yoga Day, 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Program at Ranchi. Modai Said the motto of Yoga is to promote Peace, Prosperity and Harmony.
“Yoga has always been associated with peace and harmony. I thank people for adopting Yoga. I urge people to embrace it,” Modi added while addressing to the crowed over 35,000 people who gathered at Prabhat Tara ground here to participate in the 5th International Day of Yoga celebration 2019.
Modi spoke English for a few minutes to reach out to the global audience. Saying “Yoga is beyond caste, religion, region and any boundaries”, the Prime Minister added “there is a solution to alcoholism and diabetes in Yoga”.
He stressed the need for research in Yoga so that the world could be updated about its benefits. He also expressed concern about the rising heart-related problems among the youth in the country.