️ Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes part in an International Yoga Day event in Mysore, India, Tuesday, June 21, 2022.
Thousands of people gathered Tuesday in the heritage Indian city of Mysuru to practice yoga, as the country celebrated the eighth international yoga day.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also joined the yoga session in the southern Indian state of Karnataka.
The theme for this year's yoga day was "yoga for humanity."
"Global challenges like climate change and international conflicts, yoga makes us conscious, competent and compassionate toward these challenges," Modi said in a speech. (AP)
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