In a world marked by the relentless hustle and bustle of daily life, finding solace and balance becomes increasingly crucial. Recognizing the profound importance of holistic well-being, NICMAR University, Pune recently embarked on a remarkable journey of self-discovery and rejuvenation during the celebration of the 9th International Day of Yoga (IDY) on June 21, 2023.

The day commenced with a soul-stirring yoga session at the flag-post arena, harmoniously blending ancient wisdom with contemporary aspirations. Led by esteemed yoga trainers, Mr. Sameeran Kulkarni and Ms. Maithili Kulkarni, the session radiated an aura of serenity and vitality.

Dr. Amit Hiray, the Dean of Student Welfare, greeted the dignitaries, yoga trainers, and eager participants with heartfelt warmth, emphasizing the significance of yoga in fostering physical and mental well-being in today's fast-paced world. President and Chancellor, Prof. Anil Kashyap, Director Strategy and External Partnerships, Dr. Poonam Kashyap, and the esteemed trainers kindled the ceremonial lamp, illuminating the path towards self-discovery and harmony.

Adhering to the time-honored protocol of the International Day of Yoga, faculty and staff members of the university joined together in a collective quest for rejuvenation. With each synchronized breath and graceful posture, they embraced the transformative power of yoga, revitalizing their spirits and nurturing their bodies.

The celebration culminated with a heartfelt felicitation of the trainers, whose expertise and dedication had guided the participants on this profound journey of self-discovery. Dr. Amit Hiray, in a spirit of gratitude and unity, expressed a heartfelt vote of thanks, acknowledging the transformative power of yoga and its enduring impact on the well-being of the entire NICMAR community.

Through the celebration of the 9th International Day of Yoga, NICMAR University wholeheartedly embraced the essence of holistic well-being, recognizing that nurturing the mind, body, and soul is paramount in the pursuit of personal and professional growth.