Blind Children, Students, Industrialists, and Entrepreneurs come together to Celebrate International Day of Yoga in an event Sankara Eye Hospital partnered with CII-Young Indians.
A unique session of Blindfold Yoga saw visually impaired children under the care of Sankara Eye Hospital Bangalore, an NABH accredited a tertiary hospital is a unit of Sankara Eye Foundation and students of the Sankara College of Optometry, join Entrepreneurs and Industrialists from Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) & Young Indians.
Dr. Kaushik Murali, President Sankara Eye Foundation Indian shared, "Sankara Eye Hospital is glad to have participated in this event with CII Young Indians which highlighted the universality of Yoga. Irrespective of your physical status you can practice Yoga. We also take this opportunity to encourage industry leaders to ensure inclusion in their workforces to the extent possible."
Laeeq Ali, Chairperson Young Indians Bangalore Chapter said, "International Day of Yoga has put this wonderful form into the international focus. It brings in harmony and it is important to all of us make it a way of life. Today’s session of Inclusive Yoga had us blindfolded which raised a level of awareness on the difficulties that the Divyaang undergo for simple tasks and made us more self-aware."
Rekha Hegde &Pooja Thawrani, Teachers of Yoga who volunteered for this session shared, “It was a pleasure to see a representation of Bangalore at the Inclusive Yoga Session by CII Young Indians. We hope that through this session we made people close their eyes, opens their heart to those around.”