15 February 2017
International Day of Yoga 21.6.2016
International Day of Yoga or commonly and unofficially referred to as Yoga Day, is celebrated annually on since its inception in 2015. An international day for yoga was declared unanimously by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on 11 December 2014. Yoga is a physical, mental, and/or spiritual practice attributed mostly to India. The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his UN address suggested the date of , as it is the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere and shares special significance in many parts of the world.