In December, 2014 the UN General Assembly approved a resolution supported by 177 nations which establishes 21st of June the International day of yoga. The Government of the Russian Federation was one of the regulatory bodies which supported the Resolution.
Prior to this date on the 19th of June, 2016 Kursk state medical university became one of the grounds where the teacher of the department of physical culture E.A. Korogodina together with the administration for international relations gave a master class in yoga.
Students of the international faculty from India, Malaysia and Thailand visited this event, having showed their skills in this field.