A free Yoga camp was held yesterday at Bodofa Nwgwr in Kokrajhar. The camp organized by Kokrajhar Patanjali Yoga Samity in connection with the Bharat Swabhiman Yatra of Yoga Guru Swami Ramdev. Yoga Guru Swami Ramdev displayed various yogasanas before the mass gathering such as Pavan-Muktasana, kandharasana, padangustha-sparsasana, Dirgha naukasana, prastha-tanasana, padmasana, Baddha-padmasana,Yoga Mudrasana, Matsysana, Vajrasana, Supta-Vajrasana, Mandukasana, Kurmasana, Pascimottanasana, and Vakrasana Makrasana among others.
In his speech, Swami Ramdev talked about how the majority of Indians are unable to avail allopathic treatment and only 35% of the population are getting treated for their illnesses with modern medications. He told that the Patanjali Yoga Samiti is working towards showcasing Swadeshi among people and enlighten people about Ayurvedic treatment and added that they are providing people with good health by introducing them to Yoga, Ayurveda, Acupressure and other natural healing methods that are of Indian origin.