Embassy of India
in association with the Art of Living

FrequentlyAsked Questions

What is International Day of Yoga event?

International Day of Yoga is an event organized by various yoga based organizations in partnership with the Embassy of India in Washington DC to raise awareness of benefits of Yoga on mental health and celebrate Yoga.

When and Where will the event be held?

Saturday, June 21st from 07:30 am to 09:30 am
concurrently at the Art of Living Foundation, Washington DC, as well as Stamp Student Union at University of Maryland, College Park.

How can I participate in the event?

Event is free but we request you to register here for the event in DC, and here for the event in College Park, MD.

What’s the weather policy?

Although we are hoping for sunshine, there’s something magical about practicing yoga in the rain! Rain or shine, the event will proceed as planned. Please check the weather forecast for details.

Do I need my own yoga mat?

We suggest you bring your own yoga mat or sheet if you plan to participate in the actual yoga asanas. You may also choose to come to listen to various speaker and performances.

When should I arrive?

Event is from 08:00 am to 09:00 am. You can arrive anytime during this period to participate.

What is the parking like?

Parking is available at 15th NW and 16th St NW near the Art of Living DC Center.
At the University of Maryland, parking is available at designated spots near Stamp Student Union, and Lot Z.