International Yoga Day celebrated at NLC India Limited

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By ameya sathaye June 21, 2021 20:26

International Yoga Day celebrated at NLC India Limited


POST-COVID RECOVERY PROGRAMMES HIGHLIGHT OF THE  WEEK LONG CELEBRATIONS 

Neyveli, Jnue 21 As India holds its pride   in the world with the ‘ International Yoga Day 2021’ being observed today, NLC India Limited marked the occasion with enthusiastic and whole-hearted participation  by its employees and their families across Neyveli and its other Units . The focus of the week long Yoga events, starting on 17th June 2021, organised by the Company in its  build-up to this significant day, has been  holistic wellness of the  Covid-recovered participants under the over –arching   theme of  “Yoga for Well being”.

Placing due emphasis on  the importance of health education and the role of traditional Indian practices in achieving the same,  NLCIL has been running  a dedicated Ayurvedic Health Care Service  and along with the Company’s  Learning & Development Centre, has been organising regular training programmes on Yogic Science . With  professional collaboration  of  NGOs like  Isha Foundation, Art of Living and the SKY – World Temple of Consciousness, NLCIL has  been successful in popularising Yoga practices  and has been organising a series of  Yoga Camps and programmes in its Neyveli Township, for the benefit of its employees, family members as well as the general public.

The programmes covered during the week included hourly yoga sessions covering Immunity Boosting Breathing Exercises, simple Yogasanas and meditation for healthy living.  ‘Nadha Yoga’ program was also arranged  for the  employees  for practising Oli (sound) Meditation.

On the final day, (21-06-2021) Yoga Demonstration Programme was organised in Neyveli township,  wherein  Yoga trainers along with students demonstrated various Yogasana by following all COVID-19 protocol.  Around 5000 employees and their dependents, including senior officials  benefitted from the programme which was live streamed across various Social Media platforms as well as the  NLCIL Intranet. CMD and Functional Directors of NLCIL also joined the programme through Virtual Mode .

From the year 2015 onwards, when at the initiative of the Prime Minister of India , the United Nations General Assembly took the  historic decision to declare 21st June as the International Day of Yoga, NLCIL has been celebrating 21st June  in a befitting manner .

ameya sathaye
By ameya sathaye June 21, 2021 20:26