What Do You Know About International Yoga Day? Trivia Questions Quiz

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What do you know about international yoga day? This day is held annually on the 21st of June and it is designed to help people learn about yoga and the importance of having peace of the mind and body. Do you know what people do to celebrate this day since its inception into the UN general assembly? Take the test and get to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who is the father of YOGA?

    • A.

      Baba Ramdev

    • B.

      Pathanjali

    • C.

      Narendra modi

    • D.

      Mahathme Gandhi

    Correct Answer
    B. Pathanjali
    Explanation
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  • 2. 

    Who is the president of "Yuva brigade Karnataka", at present?

    • A.

      Chakravarthy sulibele

    • B.

      Ravi Maisoor

    • C.

      G.Nanjunda Swami

    • D.

      Mohan Bhagavath

    Correct Answer
    A. Chakravarthy sulibele
    Explanation
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  • 3. 

    When the world YOGA day celebrated ?

    • A.

      June 21

    • B.

      December 22

    • C.

      March 24

    • D.

      September 14

    Correct Answer
    A. June 21
    Explanation
    The correct answer is June 21. This is the date when the world celebrates International Yoga Day. It was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 2014 to promote the physical and mental health benefits of practicing yoga. June 21 was chosen as it is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, and holds special significance in many cultures. On this day, people around the world participate in yoga sessions, workshops, and other events to raise awareness about the practice and its positive impact on overall well-being.

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  • 4. 

     An Indian youth organization entered the Limca Book of Records for simultaneously performing Yoga for the longest duration. Which organization was this?

    • A.

      NSS

    • B.

      Girl Scout

    • C.

      LTS

    • D.

      NCC

    Correct Answer
    D. NCC
    Explanation
    The correct answer is NCC. The National Cadet Corps (NCC) is an Indian youth organization that entered the Limca Book of Records for simultaneously performing Yoga for the longest duration.

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  • 5. 

     Where the resolution of celebrating International Day of Yoga is passed?

    • A.

      World Health Organization

    • B.

      UN, General Assembly

    • C.

      India, Parliament

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. UN, General Assembly
    Explanation
    The correct answer is UN, General Assembly. The resolution to celebrate International Day of Yoga was passed by the United Nations General Assembly. This resolution was introduced by India and was adopted unanimously by all member states of the UN. The International Day of Yoga is celebrated annually on June 21st to raise awareness about the benefits of practicing yoga and promote global health and well-being.

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  • 6. 

    Which Veda mentions the elements of yoga?

    • A.

      Athar Veda

    • B.

      Rig veda

    • C.

      Sam Veda

    • D.

      Yajur Veda

    Correct Answer
    B. Rig veda
    Explanation
    The Rig Veda is the oldest of the four Vedas and is considered the most important. It is a collection of hymns and prayers that were composed by ancient Indian sages. The Rig Veda mentions various elements of yoga, such as meditation, breath control, and spiritual practices. These elements are described in different hymns and are seen as a means to attain spiritual enlightenment and union with the divine. Therefore, it can be inferred that the correct answer is Rig Veda.

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  • 7. 

    Which International Day of Yoga event created a Guinness World Record?

    • A.

      21 June, 2015

    • B.

      21 June, 2014

    • C.

      21 June, 2016

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. 21 June, 2015
    Explanation
    On 21 June, 2015, an International Day of Yoga event created a Guinness World Record. This suggests that out of the given options, the event held on 21 June, 2015, was the one that achieved this feat.

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