International Yoga Day 2018 Quotes and Images, Whatsapp Status, Greetings to Share

International Yoga Day 2018 Quotes with Images, Whatsapp Status

International Yoga Day 2018 was celebrated across the world on June 21. The International Yoga Day aims to raise awareness about the benefits of practicing yoga. The word ‘yoga,’ which is derived from Sanskrit, means to attach, join or unite. It symbolizes the union of the individual self with supreme self. Yoga is mentioned in the Rigveda, an ancient Indian collection of Vedic Sanskrit hymns. But in the present day, the knowledge of Yoga continues to spread with the popularity of celebrities and world leaders who practice yoga.

Last year, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took part in an event and practiced yoga with 51,000 participants in Lucknow. Many business leaders of the country also took part in the event. In New York, the Yoga Day was celebrated at Times Square where thousands of participants demonstrated Yoga asanas. In China, a gathering of 10,000 people performed Yoga in the city of Wuxi.

It is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness within yourself, the world and the nature. For this day we are providing to you International Yoga Day quotes and images, which you can share with your near and dear once.

A photographer gets people to pose for him. A yoga instructor gets people to pose for themselves.” » T. Guillemets

Rid your body of its impurities, let your speech be true and sweet, feel friendship for the world, and with humility seek wealth and knowledge.

I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.


I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.

In the practice of Yoga one can emphasize the body, the mind or the self and hence the effort can never be fruitless.

“When you inhale, you are taking the strength from God. When you exhale, it represents the service you are giving to the world.”- B.K.S. Iyengar

“Yoga is the fountain of youth. You’re only as young as your spine is flexible.”- Bob Harper

“Yoga is 99% practice and 1% theory.” – Sri Krishna Pattabhi Jois

When asked what gift he wanted for his birthday, the yogi replied: I wish no gifts, only presence. – Unknown

“Anyone who practices can obtain success in yoga but not one who is lazy. Constant practice alone is the secret of success.” – Svatmarama

“Yoga is the practice of quieting the mind.” – Patanjali

The quality of our breath expresses our inner feelings.