India has set two Guinness world records (GWR) in Rajpath yoga event held on the eve of first International Yoga Day led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

 Two records are

 Largest number of participants– 35,985 people had participated in largest yoga demonstration at a single venue i.e. Rajpath yoga event.

Most number of nationalities at a single event– People of 84 nationalities performed yoga at one place.

The awards were received by Union AYUSH Minister from representatives of Guinness World Records.