International Day of Yoga Returns to Wanderers Stadium with Increased Partnerships and Exciting Innovations

10 June 2024

The International Day of Yoga celebration at Wanderers Stadium on Saturday, June 22nd, 2024, promises to be even bigger and better than ever before. The organizers are thrilled to announce exciting new partnerships, innovative experiences, and expanded networks for this  highly anticipated event. 

Last year's International Day of Yoga at Wanderers Stadium was a resounding success, with over 7,500 participants enjoying yoga sessions, workshops, demonstrations, and media coverage on major television and radio channels. This year's event aims to surpass that achievement, fostering a vibrant and inclusive atmosphere for all. 

International Day of Yoga has gained tremendous popularity worldwide, with millions of people actively participating in yoga events organized in public spaces, parks, schools, community centres, and yoga studios. 

This event serves as a powerful platform to raise awareness about the numerous benefits of yoga and its potential to contribute to individual well-being and global harmony. Mr. Mahesh Kumar, Consul General, Consulate General of India, Johannesburg, expressed his excitement for the upcoming event, stating, "We are thrilled to witness the remarkable support and additions to our International Day of Yoga celebration. The involvement of esteemed partners and organizations demonstrates the growing significance of this event, and we look forward to creating a memorable experience that promotes unity and well- being."

We are thrilled to announce the continuation of our partnership with Discovery and the addition of Momentum Health, Virgin Active, and Decathlon as new sponsors for the 2024 International Day of Yoga. This collective effort further underscores our dedication to fostering health and well-being within our community. Additionally, we extend our sincere gratitude to our sponsors VFS, Alfeco, Godrej South Africa, Mahindra Motors SA, State Bank of India, TATA, Hetero Drugs, Jindal Africa, ION Exchange and many others for their invaluable support.

Another exciting highlight for our 2024 Yoga Day event is the inclusion of complimentary Wi-Fi access for all participants, generously sponsored by Next Communications. We are delighted to offer this enhanced experience, allowing attendees to stay connected and share their journey throughout the event. We encourage everyone to take advantage of this opportunity and share their experiences and insights from the day using the provided Wi-Fi network. Let's make World Yoga Day 2024 a memorable and interactive occasion for all!

The Yoga Awareness Assessment: A Personalized Journey This year's event goes beyond traditional yoga sessions. We're excited to unveil a unique tech innovation experience. Combining established Yoga wisdom with data science, the assessment offers personalized insights and rewards. Participants can gain a deeper understanding of Yoga's philosophy and benefits. facilitates accessible preventative healthcare solutions and promotes overcoming stigmas by offering anonymous access. (Learn more: 

The International Day of Yoga offers a dynamic experience for all! 

Begin your journey with a tranquil Yoga masterclass and a captivating demonstration led by esteemed Yoga institutions. Feel the vibrant energy of a Bollywood performance with live music by local talents. Indulge your senses at our diverse food stalls and discover unique handicrafts while connecting with yoga schools to deepen your practice. Don't forget the dedicated kids' corner! 

Throughout the event, engage with interactive experiences at stalls hosted by Discovery, Decathlon, Virgin Active, and Momentum Health. Exciting rewards and special offers await, making this International Day of Yoga a truly enriching celebration! 

We anticipate a remarkable gathering of yogis from all walks of life at Wanderers Stadium. Major yoga schools and institutions actively support the event, encouraging their students to participate. This vibrant celebration is a testament to the power of yoga, uniting individuals in their pursuit of physical fitness, mental well-being, and holistic wellness.

Registration for the event is open. Please follow the link to register:

Each registered participant will receive a t-shirt, and water bottle.

The International Day of Yoga celebration will take place on Saturday, 22 June 2024, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Wanderers Cricket Stadium, Corlett Dr, Illovo, Sandton, 2196. 

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Issued by Consulate General of India, Johannesburg

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