Report on International Day of Yoga held on June 21, 2017

The 3rd International Day of Yoga was celebrated at Martin Luther Christian University, Shillong on June 21, 2017 at 7:30 am and the participants included the Vice Chancellor, Teaching Staffs, Non Teaching Staffs and Students of the University. The program started with the welcome address delivered by the Vice Chancellor, Mr RG Lyngdoh, followed by the introduction of the yoga expert (Mrs Sharlene Das) by Ms Pamella Nonghuloo (Faculty MLCU).

Mrs Sharlene Das is trained in Hatha Yoga from Shivananda Ashram. She is a Certified Yoga Instructor under the International Yoga Alliance with the authority to teach anywhere in the World. She opened Aerodone Yoga Studio in 2010 where they conduct yoga classes and host various workshops in Ayurveda, Hypnotherapy, past life regression, etc related to Holistic and Naturopathic healing.

Mrs Sharlene started the session with an invocation in Sanskrit which was followed by the explanation of the invocation. She gave a brief introduction to the basic concepts in the field of yoga and a brief demonstration of the Vinayasa Krama. A question and answer session was followed where the participants were allowed to ask questions in order to clarify any doubts they might have regarding Yoga. The participants actively asked questions and Mrs Sharlene clarified all the doubts. This was followed by a short dynamic meditation which lasted for 20 minutes and ended with a Sanskrit recitation.

The program ended with a vote of thanks which was delivered by Mrs Larilin Kharpuri, Deputy Registrar MLCU and it has been assured by the University that Yoga will be continued in the future.





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