What happened to Surya Namaskar Yajna 2013?
You must be wondering what happened to Surya Namaskar Yajna 2013? Isn’t HSS planning saamuhik suryanamaskar practice in Jan 2013? Well! The answer is YES! However, it is going to be in a different format. You might be aware that 2013 is going to be 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, the greatest Hindu monk and philosopher of his time. HSS will be celebrating this occasion by organizing several programs throughout the year. The grand celebrations will start with the launch program at several places on Jan 12th which happened to be Swamiji’s birth day also. Surya-Namaskar practice will be part of this launch program.Click here to identify the launch location that is near to you.
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Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA (HSS) concluded its sixth annual Yogathon on January 29th. The 16-day event that began on January 14th saw the participation of over 13,000 people from 39 US states, and a few countries from America, Asia, and Africa. These Yoga enthusiasts have reported completion of over a MILLION repetitions of the sun salutation at the end of counting!
The Surya Namaskar Yajna (Yogathon) is an open-to-all program, designed to create awareness about Yoga and its advantages in achieving a healthy body, mind and spirit.
Surya Namaskar or sun salutations are a form of Yoga, performed to revere and celebrate sunshine that is so vital for life on our planet. The routine of sun salutations also provides people the right exercise to improve health and reduce stress day-to-day. To promote this form of Yoga, HSS ran the event this year from January 14th to January 29th.
Like every year, this unique “Health for Humanity Yogathon” saw the participation of community groups, Yoga centers, school and college students, and several government officials. Mayors from 20 cities signed proclamations in support of the event, while 2 Congressmen provided letters of support to the program. Hon. Governer of the State of Colorado - John Hickenlooper proclaimed Jan 14th to 29th the Health for Humanity Yogathon weeks.
Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA, Inc. (HSS) concluded its Fifth Annual Health for Humanity Yogathon on January 30, 2011. During the two-week Yogathon, 10,122 participants completed 988,302 repetitions of the yoga routine known as the Sun Salutation, or Surya Namaskar. HSS launched the Health for Humanity Yogathon as an annual event in 2007 to create awareness about yoga and its advantages in achieving a healthy body, mind, and spirit. Participation has increased each year, putting the Yogathon to reach one of its long-set targets, 10,000 participants and in striking distance of its target of completing 1 million repetitions of the Surya Namaskar yoga routine.Counts Report | Counts Analysis | Highest Counts | Press Release | Please give us your feedback!