The image of a yoga posture was projected onto the UN headquarters as the world body geared up to host the second International Day of Yoga on Tuesday.
“Yoga set to light up UN. Sneak peek of Yoga posture projections on iconic UN Headquarters building in New York on IDY 2016,” India’s Ambassador to the UN Syed Akbaruddin tweeted.
— Syed Akbaruddin (@AkbaruddinIndia) June 20, 2016
The image projected onto the UN building shows a woman doing the ‘Parvatasana’ or the ‘inverted V’ posture.
The words ‘International Day of Yoga’ are projected below the image.
India’s Permanent Mission to the UN in association with the UN Department of Public Information will commemorate the day on June 21 at the world body’s headquarters.