A Yoga Workshop on “Yoga Parichay” was conducted by Faculty of Education, Amity University, Uttar Pradesh. for Teacher Educators and Teacher Trainees of Amity Institute of Education, Amity Institute of Behaviour and Allied Sciences, Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Amity Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences and Amity Institute of Education, Saket, New Delhi.
During the occasion, Prof. (Dr.) Kalpana Sharma, Dean, Faculty of Education gave a introductory note on the theme.
The mentor of AIE, AUUP, Prof. (Dr.) Ranjana Bhatia then enlightened the Teacher Trainees on the topic ‘Yoga for Teacher Educators’. This was followed by a very interesting session on ‘Yoga for wellness and stress management’ by Dr. Jogiswar Goswami.
During the session, Dr. Somvir Shastri demonstrated practical practice of many postures which was well conducted by the participants. The participants also raised pertinent questions, to clarify their doubts regarding the different yoga postures.
In the third session, the Teacher Trainees were divided into four groups and they were asked to prepare a musical yoga presentation in 20 minutes. After the allotted time, each group gave a presentation on a theme based on yoga. Group B was declared the winner,followed by Group D and Group C. Th eworkshop concluded with vote of thanks given by Dr. Alka Muddgal, HOI, AIE & AIBAS.