Friends of Yoga & Embassy of India
celebrate the International Day of Yoga

FrequentlyAsked Questions

What is Yoga for Harmony and Peace event?

Yoga for Harmony and Peace is an event organized by Friends of Yoga in partnership with the Embassy of India in Washington DC to celebrate International Day of Yoga on June 17th.

When and Where will the event be held?

June 17th from 8:30 to 10:30 am
Sylvan Theatre, National Mall, Washington DC

How can I participate in the event?

Event is free but we request you to register HERE for the event

What’s the weather policy?

Although we are hoping for sunshine, there’s something magical about practicing yoga in the rain! Please check the weather forecast for details

Do I need my own yoga mat?

We suggest you bring your own yoga mat or sheet if you plan to participate in the actual yoga asanas. You may also choose to come to listen to various speaker and performances.

When should I arrive?

Event is from 8:30 am to 10:30 am. You can arrive anytime during this period to participate.

What is the parking like?

There are several parking garages near the venue (For more info click here). You may choose to take the metro as well. The closest metro station is Smithsonian Metro (Metro Map)

Is there a bus transportation available?

Yes, the community organizations have arranged for buses for the yoga day. (For more info click here).