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KOCHI: Agrima Nair, a resident of Powdikonam in Thiruvananthapuram, is embarking on a solo bicycle expedition from Kochi to Ladakh on the Worldwide Day of Yoga.
5 years in the past, the 30-year-old accomplished her doctorate in molecular neuroscience from the Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Expertise. Nevertheless, that was the time when she discovered her calling in yoga.
“Whereas pursuing my PhD, I suffered from stress and a few well being issues,” she says. “My buddies took me to a yoga guru. After a couple of periods, I used to be capable of expertise constructive modifications.” Agrima then received a grasp’s diploma in yoga remedy from Manipal College. As a member of the Indian Yoga Affiliation, she has been touring extensively to completely different elements of India.
“I concentrate on yoga remedy, particularly for folks affected by way of life ailments in addition to psychological well being points,” she provides. At present, Agrima is thrilled about her first bicycle journey — to popularize yoga. The expedition could be flagged off from Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Vaduthala, on Tuesday. Agrima would cowl Karnataka, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan and New Delhi.
Agrima calls her bicycle ‘Chakrika’, which implies Goddess Durga with the divine discus or wheel. Chakra, she provides, is a sanskrit phrase carefully linked to numerous elements of the human physique, and yoga. Her motto, she provides, is: “Spinning my wheels for unveiling yoga”.