Pune: Taking inspiration from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, students from City International School, Aundh enthusiastically participated in the ‘Yoga Day’ celebrations.
The school is celebrating 'Yoga Day' since its inception in 2015 and yoga is practiced every day.
“We started various yoga drills from 8 am and they continued till 11 am. Class 5 started the proceedings and were followed by higher grade classes,” said Sayali Shinde physical education teacher of the school.
“In our school 'Yoga Day' is celebrated and it is a delightful sight to watch school students do various yoga drills. Today we did Vajrasana and Ustrasana,” said Shrawani Dhole, an eighth grade student, adding that she enjoys it.
“Along with yoga, our school provides dedicated time to sports as it plays a crucial role along with educational activities,” said Shinde who was a state level kabaddi player before taking up teaching as a profession.
The principal of the school Shilpa Gujare, physical education teacher Renuka Gavpande and yoga teacher Rajendra Sable were also present during the occasion.