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Recently, we saw and read a lot about the statue of Adi yogi which was unveiled by honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Maha Shivratri at Coimbatore in Tamilnadu. It is built by the Isha Foundation, which is founded by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. It is more than just a statue and therefore we bring the “History and Facts behind Adi yogi” in front of you. HISTORY: In the yogic culture, Shiva is not known as God, but as Adi yogi or the first yogi – the originator of yoga. He was the one who first put this seed into the human mind that one can evolve if one is willing to strive. According to the yogic lore, over 15,000 years ago, Adi Yogi attained to his full enlightenment and abandoned himself in an intense ecstatic dance upon the Himalayas. When his ecstasy allowed him some movement, he danced wildly.…

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