GUWAHATI, July 3 - The Department of Yogic Science and Naturopathy of Mahapurusha Srimanta Sankaradeva Viswavidyalaya organised an �All Assam Yoga Convention and Seminar� for the first time on June 30 and July 1 at its Guwahati campus at Rupnagar, a press release stated.
Many research scholars and academicians who are working in the field of yoga and naturopathy took part in this programme and shared their researches and experiences for the development of yoga in different areas of Assam.
A State-level Yogasana competition was also held in the programme among college and university students. Many distinguished personalities such as Biswajit Daimary, MP, Kandarpa Deka, VC of MSSV, retired professor, Dulal Ch Goswami, Prof Sandhya Goswami, Yogacharyya Subhasis Kar, Hem Bhai, Dr Mukundam Borah, Dr Santanu Roy Chaudhury and many other dignitaries were present in the convention.
A souvenir Yoganjali, was also inaugurated on this occasion. BN Phukan, Head of the Department and convenor congratulated all the staff and students of the university, participants and mediapersons for their cooperation to make the programme a grand success.