With India leading the charge, the world celebrated with massive yoga demonstrations across the globe. This is just a selection of the imagery on the third annual International Yoga Day.
Indian prime minister leads a group of 50,000 in Rama Bai Ambedkar Ground - a park in Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh in northern India.
Colombians gather in the high-altitude capital of Bogata to commemorate International Yoga Day.
Women use rocks instead of yoga mats as they practice yoga in the Zhangye National Wetland Park in northwest China.
Thousands bring umbrellas to shield themselves from the rain during a yoga session in the Nepalese capital.
The Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations helped organize this yoga session outside UN Headquarters in Manhattan.
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