Renowned yoga exponent A.G. Mohan will be present at the International Yoga Day celebration in Dubai.
Mr. Mohan, 70, is the only living disciple of Tirumalai Krishnamacharya, legendary yoga master, ayurvedic healer and scholar of the last century who modernised the practice of yoga and whose students popularised yoga in the West. He is also the founder of founder of Krishna Yoga Mandiram and the co-founder of Svastha Yoga and Ayurveda.
Mr Mohan will be accompanied on stage by yoga exponent Maryam Ovissi, the founder and developer of the Beloved Yoga Teacher Training Programs.
The Consulate General of India, Dubai will host the Yoga Day celebration, for which a crowd of more than 15,000 is expected. An official of the CGI said they are expecting participants from Indian schools, local universities, members of the diplomatic community, Dubai Government Authorities, as well as the large Indian community living in Dubai and the Northern Emirates.