New Delhi, June 17: UrbanClap, one of India’s leading mobile services marketplace, has announced special services on its platform celebrating International Yoga Day this year. Aiming to promote Yoga as an important practice towards achieving a healthier lifestyle, the company will be conducting free yoga sessions for its customers across Delhi/NCR, Mumbai, Hyderabad,Chennai, and Bengaluru. The sessions will be conducted on 19th June, 2016, Sunday to ensure maximum participation. Each city will be able to accommodate upto 300 people.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was one of the first to initiate talks on creating an international event dedicated to the spiritual practice of Yoga. Subsequently, on 11th December, 2014, the United Nations declared 21st June as International Yoga Day, which witnessed global participation across several countries last year. Therefore, with its well-timed initiative, UrbanClap hopes to encourage regular yoga practice among its customers as well as endorse stress-free living. (ALSO READ: Milkha Singh to flag off mini marathon ahead of Yoga Day)
Commenting on this initiative, Abhiraj Bhal – co-founder , UrbanClap said: “Yoga is an ancient Indian practice that has attracted widespread interest across nations and still continues to be one of the most prominent form of spiritual healing and attaining disciplined standard of living. In alignment with the same, we decided to announce free yoga sessions for our patrons to commemorate International Yoga Day and also persuade them to opt for a healthier lifestyle.”
To access this service, users can place a request on the ‘ International Yoga Day’ category on UrbanClap’s mobile app, which has been specially created for this day-long initiative. The sessions will be free of cost and will be led by highly trained professionals in this field. It will include a basic yoga session along with talks on the basic philosophy of yoga and how it helps in preserving mental and physical health.
Founded in November 2014, UrbanClap is one of India’s largest mobile services marketplace. It provides trusted services across 80+ categories including photographers, salon at home, home cleaning and repairs, yoga and guitar instructors, and many more. UrbanClap uses technology and smart processes to structure the highly unorganized services market in India.