Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Quach Thi Kieu, who is also head of the organising board for the celebration of the International Day of Yoga (June 21) in Hoa Binh province, chaired a meeting on the event on June 6.

 Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Quach Thi Kieu speaks at the meeting.

According to a draft plan, the International Day of Yoga will be observed at the Hoa Binh Square on June 30, with a rehearsal scheduled at 5:00pm on June 29.

The official event is expected to see the participation of 300 people, of them 200 to join performances.

The meeting looked into the organisation work, communications activities, logistics, security, and stand-by plans in case of unfavourable weather conditions.

The celebration is set to strengthen exchange and cooperation between Hoa Binh province and the Indian Embassy in Vietnam, and contribute to promoting Yoga among the community, thus improving people’s spiritual and physical life.

It is also hoped to promote Hoa Binh’s image, potential, and advantages in culture, history, geography, travel, and sports to both domestic and international friends.


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