Wednesday, Feb 20 2019 | Time 11:11 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Karnataka committed to build Disney Land at Brindavan Gardens, KRS: Kumaraswamy
  • Rainy morning in Delhi, air quality ‘very poor’
  • Three killed in road accident in UP
  • Demand of cricket balls on rise as ‘Gully Cricket’ hit to streets in curfew bound Jammu
  • Ross Taylor overtakes Stephen Fleming to become Kiwis' highest run-scorer in ODIs
  • Earthquake tremors in Delhi-NCR
  • Aero India 2019: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurates the 12th Edition
  • Saudi Prince given ceremonial welcome: "Bilateral Ties to be strengthened"
  • Kashmir highway closed yet again due to snow, landslides; Leh, Mughal roads shuts
  • Kerala Police introduces Humanoid Robot 'KP-BOT'
  • PM greets people of Arunachal, Mizoram on their Statehood Day
  • 37,323 candidates appear in Manipur HSLC examination
  • Cultural extravaganza to showcase spectrum of Indian dances
  • Trump says, he is in no rush for N korea to denuclearise
  • Imprisonment of Indians & Haj quota to figure at Modi-Saudi Prince talks
States » West Share

2 day international conference on Yoga in Goa from Nov 12

Panaji, Nov 9 (UNI) Two day international conference on Yoga will be held in Goa on November 12 and 13, 2018, Union Minister for AYUSH (Independent Charge) Shripad Naik said on Friday.
Addressing a press conference at his office in the city, he said Union Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu will inaugurate the conference.
Ranjit Kumar, Joint Secretary, Union Ministry of AYUSH, Dr Ishwar V Basavaraddi, Director, Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga, Delhi, were also present on the occasion.
Mr Naik said 1000 representatives from 50 countries would be participating in the conference, theme for which was ‘Yoga for Public Health’.
In ten sessions 50 Yoga gurus would deliberate on Yoga. There would be also special session by World Health Organisation on Yoga. Yoga should not be restricted to Yoga experts only so the concept of Yoga for public health was chosen for the conference, Mr Naik, said, adding on the inaugural day Run for Yoga would also be organized.
Mr Naik also informed that foundation stone laying ceremony for All India Institute of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Goa, would be held at Dhargal on November 13, 2018. The proposed institute was an extension of All India Institute of Ayurveda, New Delhi. The institute would have the capacity of 250 beds and cater to over 500 students every year offering Under Graduate, Post Graduate, and PHD degrees.
Ayurveda would have a 100 bed facility, Naturopathy in patient department (IPD) 150 beds, Yoga department with facility of diabetic clinic, Cardiac care unit, including yoga therapy room for 30 patients, he said, adding the institute would include Medical College for Ayurveda, Naturopathy and Yoga which would have the hostel facility for 67 rooms for doctors and 91 rooms for 182 students.
The total cost of the project was Rs 301 crore, he said.
UNI AKM 2320
More News

Shivaji Jayanti : 14-feet turban of Shivaji made by 100 metres cloth to commemorate warrior

20 Feb 2019 | 12:04 AM

Nashik, Feb 19 (UNI) Shivaji Jayanti was commemorated in a unique way by making a 14 feet turban of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj by using 100 metres of cloth and 150 kg cotton.

 Sharesee more..

Wife kills husband over extra-marital affair

19 Feb 2019 | 11:57 PM

Palghar, Feb 19 (UNI) The City police on Tuesday arrested a 28-year-old house wife and her paramour from Boisar, on the alleged charges of brutally killing her husband and dumping his body in some isolated place.

 Sharesee more..

20th Bodywear exhibition to be held in Gujarat

19 Feb 2019 | 11:32 PM

Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (UNI) The 20th edition of Bodywear exhibition, the largest B2B event of inner wear makers in India, would be held in Ahmedabad.

 Sharesee more..

30-yr-old man booked for sodomy

19 Feb 2019 | 11:29 PM

Palghar, Feb 19 (UNI) A 30-year-old man from Tulinj of Vasai has
been charged by the district Rural Police for allegedly having
unnatural sex with a teenager.

 Sharesee more..

Six more arrested in fake pharmacy degree racket case

19 Feb 2019 | 11:16 PM

Thane, Feb 19 (UNI) With the arrest of six more people in the fake
pharmacy degree racket case, the number of total arrested accused
has now gone up to a dozen, police said on Tuesday.

 Sharesee more..
image