The Indian Contingent of UNIFIL organized a Yoga session on Tuesday to celebrate the 8th International Day of Yoga 2022 in Kawkaba, in Nabatiye Governorate of south Lebanon.
The ceremony was opened by Colonel Sujay Kumar, commander of the unit of the Indian battalion, and attended by peacekeepers of different nationalities, representatives of the Lebanese Army, and Lebanese Yoga enthusiasts.
The guests participated to highlight the health benefits of regular Yoga practice.
At the end of the ceremony, the Indian Contingent expressed its appreciation for watching yoga practiced with great passion and dedication.
The unit’s commander also thanked the Certified Yoga Instructor and Therapist, Donia Najjar, for her yoga session and her overall contribution to yoga.
“This event will encourage the host population to include yoga in their daily habits and take advantage of its many benefits,” she said.