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Indian gov't says ayurvedic drug effective in symptomatic, mild COVID-19 cases

Xinhua 30 Apr 2021
NEW DELHI, April 29 (Xinhua) -- India's ministry of AYUSH ( Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) said on Thursday that ayurvedic drug AYUSH 64, a poly herbal formulation developed by the Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS), has ...

India's sports ministry recognizes Yogasana as competitive sport

Xinhua 17 Dec 2020
17 (Xinhua) -- India's federal sports ministry Thursday formally recognized Yogasana (Yoga postures) as a competitive sport, officials said. The announcement was made by federal junior sports minister Kiren Rijiju and Ayurveda Yoga and Naturopathy Unani Sidda Homoeopathy (AYUSH) minister Shripad Yesso Naik during a joint press conference.

Passion for sports fuels old age in China

People Daily 23 Oct 2020
(Xinhua/Fan Peishen) ... 23 (Xinhua) -- Peng Xiaoling, a 62-year-old marathoner in Lanzhou, capital of northwest China's Gansu Province, crossed the finish line with her arms high up, celebrating victory ... 17, 2020.(Xinhua/Meng Tao). In a yoga club, ... "I enjoy the process of doing yoga.

Feature: Palestinian woman uses yoga therapy to help people improve health amid COVID-19 29 Sep 2020
29 (Xinhua) -- Ameera Nejem, a Palestinian yoga instructor from Ramallah, is dedicated to helping her students maintain mental and physical health amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic through yoga therapy ... She told Xinhua that she suffered from stress during the lockdown period, adding that she feels better after practicing yoga.

India's health ministry suggests yoga as post-COVID protocol

Xinhua 13 Sep 2020
13 (Xinhua) -- India's health ministry on Sunday came out with fresh guidelines of yoga practice and dietary supplement to be followed by those who recovered from COVID-19 pandemic. The guidelines included adopting a yoga routine, regular use of turmeric and consumption of ...

Online session staged to mark International Day of Yoga

Xinhua 22 Jun 2020
WINDHOEK, June 21 (Xinhua) -- The High Commission of India in Namibia staged an online yoga session on Sunday to mark the sixth International Day of Yoga under the theme "Yoga for Health-Yoga at Home" ... "I turned to Yoga for calm amid anxiety and fear of COVID-19 ... Yoga Protocol.

International Yoga Day marked in Romania

Xinhua 22 Jun 2020
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This year's Int'l Day of Yoga to be observed online: ministry 18 Jun 2020
NEW DELHI, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Hectic preparations are on in India to observe the International Day of Yoga (IDY) on June 21 ... This year's focus would be more on the people performing Yoga at their respective homes with participation of the entire family.

Yoga classes in Namibia to go online amid COVID-19 outbreak

Xinhua 02 Apr 2020
WINDHOEK, April 2 (Xinhua) -- Namibia will launch online yoga classes dubbed "Stay Home, Stay Fit" by High Commission of India in Windhoek, in a move to encourage citizens to stay fit amid 21-day lockdown in the country due to COVID-19 outbreak ... An enthusiastic yoga practitioner, ...

Feature: Syrians traumatized by war turn to Yoga for health stress reliever

Xinhua 21 Jan 2020
She told Xinhua that Yoga helped her to control her emotions during the war and to mute the loud noise inside her ... "Yoga is very good as it raises our awareness, regarding our bodies and our breathing because sometimes we breathe wrong," she told Xinhua ... ones," he told Xinhua.

China Focus: How Taichi and yoga draw China, India closer

Xinhua 10 Oct 2019
10 (Xinhua) -- Taichi and yoga, two practices which originated from the world's ancient civilizations of China and India, respectively, have served as bridges to promote bilateral communication in recent years ... To her, yoga was all about learning acrobatic asanas ... "Then I realized yoga was not just a physical exercise, but a philosophy.".