October 4, 2018
Fazilka branch of Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan (DJJS) organized ‘विलक्षण योग शिविर’- an empowering and energizing two days Yoga Camp at Partap Bagh, Railway Road, Fazilka in Punjab in the month of September 2018.
DJJS ‘Vilakshan Yog Shivir’ is a special camp which enumerates the significance and importance of ‘Yoga and Pranayama’; in overall healing of the body and attainment of perfect equilibrium and harmony. The Shivir covers asana, pranayama, relaxation, meditation techniques as well as ayurvedic health care tips etc.
Sh. Ashok Jairath, Ex. Chairmen of Market Committee and Sh. Davinder Sachdeva, Presidents of Hanuman Mandir inaugurated the camp by lamp lightening. Guests Sh. Subodh Verma, Distt. President BJP; Sh. Rakesh Nagpal, Editor of Sarhad Kesri Samachar News Paper along with DJJS preacher Swami Dhiranand ji were also present. Swami Vigyananand Ji, disciple of Shri Ashutosh Maharaj ji and an adept in yoga undertook Yogasana and Pranayama sessions in early hours of morning, wherein he taught and duly practiced the participants the various Yogasana such as Padmasana, Dhanurasan, Vajrasan, Suryanamskar, Tadasana, Vrikshasana, Bhujangasana, Chakrasana, Shalabasana, etc. and Pranayama techniques Bhastrika, Anuloma-Viloma, Kapalbhati, Bhramri, Sitlee, Sitkari, Ujjayi, Jalandhara Bandha, Uddiyana Bandha, Mula Bandha. Swami ji expounded on how Yoga and Pranayama practices along with Meditation are important for physical, mental, and spiritual well-being and daily practice of them not only promote good health but also manages and combat various chronic diseases and common ailments. The session ended with ‘Om chanting’ and recitation of mantras such as ‘Sarve Bhavantu Sukhinah’ and ‘Shanti Path’ (peace prayer) seeking health, peace and harmony for all.
A total of 290 people participated and rejuvenated in the consecutive two days yoga camp. There was an over whelming response from the participants. The event got media coverage in newspapers -Dainik Jagran, Dainik Bhaskar, Punjab Jagran, and Ajeet Samachar.