On the occasion of International Day of Yoga, Makhzoumi Foundation in cooperation with Embassy of India in Lebanon & the National Diabetes Organization Dia-Leb, organized a round table discussion on “Yoga For Humanity”, tackling the importance of Yoga and its impact on individual’s health
The president of Dia-Leb Dr. Jackie Maalouf showed a presentation, and detailed explanation on the importance of yoga and it impact on individual’s health, specially talking about its impact on heart diseases, diabetes and mental health. Dr. Maalouf also tackled the most common yoga positions, explaining their purposes.
In her turn, President of Makhzoumi Foundation Mrs. May Makhzoumi thanked Dr. Maalouf & the Indian ambassador and embassy for the fruitful educational dialogue. Mrs. Makhzoumi also shared her own experience.
The Indian ambassador Dr. Suhail Khan also thanked Dr. Maalouf and Mrs. Makhzoumi and Makhzoumi Foundation for their contributions. Dr. Khan proudly spoke about the origins of Yoga, the Indian meditation practice, stressing on its importance.
At the end, ambassador Dr. Suhail Khan honored the president of Makhzoumi Foundation Mrs. May Makhzoumi & the president of Dia-Leb Dr. Jackie Maalouf.