Yoga Day celebrated across the world

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International Yoga Day being celebrated at Colon square in Madrid. (AFP Photo)

International Yoga Day being celebrated at Colon square in Madrid. (AFP Photo)

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People perform yoga under the Eiffel Tower in Paris. (Reuters Photo)

People perform yoga under the Eiffel Tower in Paris. (Reuters Photo)

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People perform yoga at Rajpath, New Delhi. (Arvind Yadav/HT Photo)

People perform yoga at Rajpath, New Delhi. (Arvind Yadav/HT Photo)

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Students in Kashmir perform asanas during Yoga Day celebrations. (Waseem Andrabi/HT Photo)

Students in Kashmir perform asanas during Yoga Day celebrations. (Waseem Andrabi/HT Photo)

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes part in Yoga Day celebrations at Rajpath. (HT Photo/Saubhadra Chatterji)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes part in Yoga Day celebrations at Rajpath. (HT Photo/Saubhadra Chatterji)

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Acrobats perform during a mass yoga session to mark International Yoga Day in Nairobi. (AFP Photo)

Acrobats perform during a mass yoga session to mark International Yoga Day in Nairobi. (AFP Photo)

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Participants celebrate International Day at Medeo skating rink at an altitude of 1600 metres (5249 feet) above sea level in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Reuters Photo)

Participants celebrate International Day at Medeo skating rink at an altitude of 1600 metres (5249 feet) above sea level in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Reuters Photo)

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined nearly 37,000 fellow participants at Rajpath on Sunday to mark the International Day of Yoga. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT Photo)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined nearly 37,000 fellow participants at Rajpath on Sunday to mark the International Day of Yoga. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT Photo)

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Nepalese people take part in a yoga session to mark International Yoga Day in Kathmandu. (AFP Photo)

Nepalese people take part in a yoga session to mark International Yoga Day in Kathmandu. (AFP Photo)

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Rajasthan chief minsiter Vasundhara Raje performs yoga in Jaipur. (Himanshu Vyas/HT Photo)

Rajasthan chief minsiter Vasundhara Raje performs yoga in Jaipur. (Himanshu Vyas/HT Photo)

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The UN declared June 21 as the Yoga Day after PM Modi's strong pitch for it at the UN General Assembly. (HT Photo/Saubhadra Chatterji)

The UN declared June 21 as the Yoga Day after PM Modi's strong pitch for it at the UN General Assembly. (HT Photo/Saubhadra Chatterji)

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A boy is seen playing during the International Day of Yoga festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (AP Photo)

A boy is seen playing during the International Day of Yoga festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (AP Photo)

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People perform yoga in Taipei, Taiwan. (AP Photo)

People perform yoga in Taipei, Taiwan. (AP Photo)

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Yoga enthusiasts at a hotel banquet hall in Changping District, on the outskirts of Beijing, China. (AP Photo)

Yoga enthusiasts at a hotel banquet hall in Changping District, on the outskirts of Beijing, China. (AP Photo)

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