Yoga and Meditation centre of the college organized a Yoga awareness cum demonstration programme on 21.06.2019 in commemoration of 5th International Day of Yoga. ‘Yoga Maharishi’ Sevapur Manickam, Founder, National Yoga Centre, Coimbatore was the resource person for the programme and elaborated the significance of yogic asanas for leading a healthy life. He narrated the use of each asanas for the healthy functioning of each organ in our body. Mr. R. Vignesh, M.Phil Scholar in Commerce and a recipient of 1st place in National Yoga event held recently and Mr. J. Hariprakash, III B.Sc Zoology and a recipient of 1st place in International Yoga event held recently at Thailand demonstrated the yogic asanas to the participants and the participants with interest performed the yogic asanas such as Surya namaskar a couple of times. The programme was organized in association with Indian Science Congress Association, Coimbatore chapter and 5TN Girls BN NCC of the college.
Dr. M. Lekeshmanaswamy, Principal (i/c) of the college welcomed the gathering. Dr. V. Balasubramaniam, Dean, Academics honored the resource person with a shawl. Dr. V. Chinnusamy, Chief Executive officer of the college proposed the vote of thanks. Dr. K. Muthukumar, Assistant Professor of Tamil (A) introduced the resource person with the credentials he obtained in disseminating the science and art of Yoga for the society.Dr. S. Paulsamy, Dean, R & D, Mrs. T. Madhu Bala, Coordinator, Yoga and Meditation Centre of the college, NSS Programme officers, members of staff, a large mass of students participated in the event and got benefited.