12/03/2014 12:05 pm ET Updated Dec 03, 2014

India's New Prime Minister Aims To Rebrand And Promote Yoga In India

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NEW DELHI — Shripad Yesso Naik, India’s new yoga minister, dreams of a day when sun salutations and downward-facing dog pose will be as popular in their homeland as they are around the world.

Yes, India now has a minister of yoga — and he and his government want their cultural bliss back.

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