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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs yoga along with thousands of Indians on Rajpath, in New Delhi, India. Millions of yoga enthusiasts are bending their bodies in complex postures across India as they mark International Yoga Day.

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Participants take part in a mass yoga session to mark International Yoga Day in Minsk.

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National Cadet Corps (NCC) members participate in a mass yoga session to mark the International Yoga Day at the parade grounds in Secunderabad,India.

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Chinese students from Geely University take part in a yoga workshop marking the International Day of Yoga.

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Indian children perform water yoga as they take part in a mass yoga session at Dau ri Dhani Swiming Pool in Jodhpur, India.

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Participants attend the Yoga Fest to mark the International Day of Yoga at the Medeo skating rink at the altitude of some 1600 metres (5249 feet) above sea level in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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People take part in a group yoga practice marking the summer solstice and International Yoga Day, at the Tel Aviv port on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, Israel.

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Participants perform yoga to mark the International Day of Yoga under the Eiffel tower in Paris, France.

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Ivan Stanley, a 41 year-old Indian man attempts to breaks the world record for holding a headstand during celebrations of World Yoga Day, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Stanley held the position for 61 minutes.

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People practice yoga in Times Square as part of a Summer Solstice and International Day of Yoga celebration in New York.

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