A video of Baba Ramdev falling off an elephant while performing yoga has gone viral.
A video of yoga guru Baba Ramdev falling off an elephant while performing yoga has gone viral on social media. This incident is said to have happened on Monday when Baba Ramdev was teaching yoga practice to saints at Guru Sharanan’s ashram Ramanarati in Mathura. The 22-second video went viral on Tuesday.
The clip shows Baba Ramdev sitting on the elephant while performing a yoga asana. A few seconds into the video, the pachyderm moves which disturbs Ramdev’s balance and he falls on the ground. He gets up immediately laughing.
Watch the viral video here:
The video has garnered more than 18,400 views on Twitter. Netizens had varied reactions to the video.
One user said, “Apparently the pachyderm was not taught yoga properly.” Another wrote, “…and quickly back on his feet! Only Baba Ramdev!”
Someone commented, “Wow, he still has the enthusiasm we used to have when we were kids. Gire, fir haste haste khade ho gaye…. bachpan yaad aa gaya.. (Fell down and then stood up laughing, Reminds of childhood days)” Yet another added, “He jumped and not fall.”
In August, a video of Baba Ramdev falling down while cycling in rain had gone viral on social media. Watch:
Baba Ramdev is known for his asanas and yoga postures. He has been holding large yoga camps since 2002 and broadcasting his yoga classes for TV audiences.
Yoga is a spiritual and ascetic discipline which combines physical exercises, mental meditation and breathing techniques to strengthen the muscles and relieve stress.