The World Meditation Day was observed in the country as elsewhere of the globe on Sunday with the pledge to all strata of people to do meditation for building a healthy humanitarian nation.
The day’s programme began at 6 am at the National Press Club where hundreds of people of different professional joined. Media personalities, physicians, teachers-students, lawyers and businessmen were among them.
Among others, Press Club’s joint general secretary Ashraf Ali, member of Executive Committee Kazi Rownak Hossain, Chief News Editor of Manchranga Television Rashed Ahmed and NTV News Editor Simanto Khokon shared their experiences on mediation in changing life perspective and get cured from various health complications.
The day was also observed simultaneously in more than 150 parks and open spaces in home and abroad including the city’s central Ramna Park.
The Speakers at the Press Club made a clarion call to all for practicing meditation and said it is now a matter of time that people of irrespective of all groups do mediation with inspiration as its role has already been proven in various scientific researches.