He’s mastered judo, swimming, hunting and even bare-chested horseback riding. Now, for the sake of his friendship with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Russian President Vladimir Putin says he’s willing to give yoga a shot.
“I have tried many things, but never yoga, but it cannot fail to attract,” Putin told Modi at a meeting in the Russian City of Ufa, according to the New York Times.
Modi has been promoting yoga aggressively in recent months, including leading over 35,000 people in a yoga routine on June 21, the world’s first International Yoga Day, which he helped establish.
Putin is currently hosting a …read more