New Delhi, June 21: Leading the celebrations of the third edition of the International Yoga Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi did asanas at a rain-drenched Ramabai Ambedkar Sthal in Lucknow. The International Yoga Day was observed in all states, especially the BJP-ruled ones, with Chief Ministers doing yogic exercise. Social media, especially microblogging site Twitter, is flooded with hilarious pictures of politicians. What makes these Yoga Day images even funnier the captions given to the poses and expressions of various politicians, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The International Yoga Day became Meme Day on Twitter, with tweeples giving funny, witty and sarcastic captions to poses of politicians. The sight of politicians stretching and arching themselves into different asanas inspired a barrage of jokes. Indeed, the World Yoga Day brought perfect pictures for meme makers.
Here are some of the most hilarious memes that have been doing the rounds on Twitter:
On serious note:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that yoga was acting in a big way to bond people and the global community. Speaking at the third edition of the International Yoga Day here, Modi pointed out how the UN had accepted his proposal in record time to celebrate June 21 as the International Yoga Day.