Mysuru, June 20:- Mysuru district administration is geared up for International Yoga Day on Friday (June 21). The World Yoga Day will get a unique gift from the heritage city. A special anthem for the occasion is being prepared. The composition is led by renowned violinist Mysuru Manjunath and it will be released on the occasion.
The song is written by Shatavadhani Dr R Ganesh and composed by Mysuru Manjunath. The renowned musician said that his aim is to salute yoga through music. He said that Centre for Soft Power and India Foundation have requested him for the new tune which he had taken as a challenge and came up with the tune in three weeks.
“The song is of 5 minutes. Renowned musicians of India and Europe have worked on it. Musicians who have made a name in Carnatic, Hindustani, European and Western music have worked for it,” he said. (MR/KS)