Since few days are left in International Yoga day which is celebrated on 21st June, Baba Ramdev on Sunday conducted a yoga session in Tihar Jail where he taught yoga and talked about its benefits to nearly 11,000 jail inmates.
According to NDTV reports, the yoga guru spent nearly four hours inside the jail premises and visited the factory where the inmate's prepared products that are sold under the brand name TJ and expressed willingness in partnering with the brand.
All the inmates from nine jails gathered at jail number 1 where Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev conducted a yoga session. Along with yoga, he encouraged everyone to eliminate negativity, bad habits ( including tobacco and smoking) and emotions from their life's.
"You should give up the feelings of anger and revenge. This will be my guru Dakshina," Ramdev said. (NDTV)
The jail has set a target of training at least 1,000 inmates as yoga teachers. He promised jobs to 1,000 inmates whenever they are released, the jail official said. (www.financialexpress.com)
On June 16, Baba Ramdev while informing about his yoga session in Tihar Jail he tweeted:
Even within the boundaries of the jail, they can be free from the limitations of body and mind through Yog.