On December 11, 2014, the UN Plenum officially publicized to choose annual June 21 to be International Yoga Day. In Hanoi, this event took place at Quan Ngua sport centre at 30 Van Cao street with more than 500 performers.
The ceremony was opened with the speech of Mr. Nguyen Thien Nhan, President of Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee.
It was honor for the ceremony to welcome Mr. Nguyen Dac Vinh, 1st Secretary of Central Union Steering Committee, Ms. H.E. Preeti Saran, Indian extraordinary and plenipotentiary embassador in Vietnam and participants from various Yoga centres and clubs of Nothern provinces of Vietnam.
Ms. Preeti Saran was speaking on the ceremony
Mr. Nguyen Thien Nhan, Ms. H.E.Preeti Saran (on the right) and other guests.
Many Yoga clubs from Nothern Vietnam and volunteers had made contribution to the performance.