Coimbatore: President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, joined lakhs of people in celebrating Mahashivaratri at Isha Yoga Center this year. Isha celebrated the 25th anniversary of Mahashivaratri. President said that Shiva’s message was “a worthy life is one that is lived in the service of others,” adding that he was very happy to “be with you today in the presence of this 112-feet Adiyogi.”
The President commented that he was very happy to see so many young people taking to Yoga. President was given a tour of the Isha Yoga Center by Sadhguru and participated in a process to cleanse the five elements, known as Pancha Bhuta Aradhana, at the Dhyanalinga Yogic temple. The process was conducted by Sadhguru. The President also visited the Linga Bhairavi Devi temple. Isha Foundation Founder Sadhguru welcomed the President at the event. “It’s our profound privilege and an honour to have with us, the President of India here today,” said Sadhguru while also welcoming all State Governors, Ministers, dignitaries and the lakhs of visitors who were present.