The Unit of Siddha Medicine, Trincomalee Campus organized a “Yoga Week” under the theme, ‘Revitalize the body and mind by Yoga’ from June 18 to 22 to mark the 4th International Yoga Day.
The week comprised a series of yoga events for the staff, students of the Eastern University and the public. Sirappu Maruthuvam Department Lecturer attached to the National Institute of Siddha Dr. D. Periyasamy conducted many Yoga training programme in the week. He has conducted much yoga training programme locally and internationally. During the week, a Yoga Awareness Walk took place supported by the Provincial Department of Indigenous Medicine on June 20 at 8 am.It started from the main entrance of the Provincial Council and go along Inner Harbor road and the Harbour Police Junction, Post Office Junction, Old Police Station Junction, Central Bus Stand and end at the Trincomalee Town beach.