The choice of June 21 was by no means a coincidence. The longest day of the year symbolizes light, clarity, strength, and forces of wisdom for many philosophic streams which is celebrated worldwide. YOGA means to join or to unite, symbolizing the union of body and consciousness.
No doubt, yoga is practiced today in a multitude of forms and continues to gain popularity. This trend is also supported by increasing medical research on the health benefits of the discipline, as well as its complementary nature to mainstream medical treatments. YOGA FOR PEACE!!