Your Member of Parliament for Harrow East

Andrew Percy MP

2nd International Day of Yoga

After helping to launch the 1st International Day of Yoga last year at Alexandra Palace and in Parliament, Bob participated in the celebrations this year starting with the programme hosted by the High Commission of India at Potters’ Field Park near London Bridge that saw nearly 10,000 people join in various yoga sessions held through the day.

Speaking to Yoga novices and enthusiasts at the programme about the value of Yoga and Ayurveda in overall well-being of individuals, Bob joined His Excellency High Commissioner of India, Mr. Navtej Sarna in trying out some Yoga exercises. 

As the Chair of All Party Parliamentary Group of Indian Traditional Sciences, Bob hosted a Yoga Day celebration at the House of Commons that saw a room full of nearly 130 yoga practitioners, medical representatives from NHS, researchers from universities, leading community leaders and organisation reps and journalists, parliamentarians and Mr. Navtej Sarna, the High Commissioner of India.

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