Express News Service
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:“The future is very bright,” says an excited Ashok Kumar Aggarwal, ahead of the eight edition of the Asian Yoga Sports Championship which opens here on Thursday. ‘’Yoga involves no cost. One mat or a bed sheet is all you need,’’ says the yoga veteran who is president, Asian Yoga Federation and the Yoga Federation of India.
By fusing the elements of music and dance moves into the yoga, new frontiers of the art form are being explored. Yoga as a sport is garnering more acceptance.But back in the late ‘70s, when he started off, it was all way different. He has come a long way, one of the pioneers in bringing Yoga to the forefront as a sport.