In Pictures: World is gearing up to celebrate International Yoga Day on June 21

 In Pictures World is gearing up to celebrate International Yoga Day on June 21

United Nations Building in New York lit up with Yoga symbol on June 19, 2017, ahead of International Day of Yoga. Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher along with India's permanent representative at the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin standing in front of the UN building.

 In Pictures World is gearing up to celebrate International Yoga Day on June 21

Muslims students practicing Yoga at an Ahmedabad school ahead of International Yoga Day.  Yoga gives us peace of mind, Yoga has no religion, it is for all human beings. (IANS Photo)

 In Pictures World is gearing up to celebrate International Yoga Day on June 21

In a time when violence is prevailing across nations, India gifted Yoga to the entire World. Yoga fans perform ahead of the 2017 National Yoga contest in Pu'an County, southwest China's Guizhou Province. (IANS Photo)

 In Pictures World is gearing up to celebrate International Yoga Day on June 21

People practice Yoga as they participate in an event to mark the upcoming International Day of Yoga in Bangkok, Thailand. (IANS Photo)

 In Pictures World is gearing up to celebrate International Yoga Day on June 21

People participating in the full dress rehearsal ahead of the Prime Minister's event on the International Day of Yoga 2017 at Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan in Lucknow. (IANS Photo)