Gujarat Sets Record For Mass Surya Namaskar
AHMEDABAD (ANI) – Gujarat has secured its place in the Guinness Book of World Records with the largest simultaneous performance of Surya Namaskar.
A remarkable gathering of over 4,000 participants spanning 108 locations and 51 diverse categories united in performing the Sun Salutation, showcasing the state’s unwavering commitment to well-being and cultural heritage.
The record-breaking event unfolded against the backdrop of the majestic Modhera Sun Temple, drawing enthusiastic participation from a wide spectrum, including families, students, yoga enthusiasts, and even senior citizens.
The morning celebration witnessed the presence of Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel and Home Minister Harsh Sanghavi. The jubilation peaked when Guinness World Records adjudicator Swapnil Dangarikar officially declared the successful accomplishment.
He said, “I was here to verify the record for the most people doing Surya Namaskar. This is a new title because no one has attempted to break this record before. After going through all the evidence and seeing them perform here in Modhera…They have successfully set a new Guinness World Record title for most people doing Surya Namaskar.”