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India sets two Guinness records with yoga event at Delhi's Rajpath
Ivan Stanley, a Dubai-based advertising professional, broke his own previous record of 34 minutes of Shirsasana. "It feels nice but a little disorienting.
Dubai man attempts headstand world record
Dubai: A 41-year-old Dubai man on Sunday attempted a world record by performing `shirsasana` or headstand for about an hour on the occasion of International Yoga Day, a media report said. Ivan Stanley stood on his head for 61 minutes to create a ...
How politicians are preparing for International Yoga Day
Congress party has already made it clear that the event is just another photo op, however Rahul Gandhi is expected to be part of the event.
Yoga mistakes you need to avoid
The head-stand or Shirsasana should be avoided by those with high blood pressure, spondylosis and migranous headaches.If this asana is not done inappropriately, it can result in a grave medical scenario. Likewise, asanas such as Sarvangasana and ...
Indian Science Congress organisers slip Vedic mythology about aviation into
They found to their great surprise that when the person was doing Shirsasana the brain activity was similar to that of a person in deep sleep ! So they say Yogasan is Relaxation in Action .

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