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98-year-old Indian granny inspires youngsters to take up yoga

Thursday, March 09, 2017 - 00:59

A grandma in southern India is setting an example for youngsters to lead an active, healthy lifestyle by practicing yoga. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) As the world celebrated International Women's Day on Wednesday (March 08), one woman was leading by example. Nanammal, a 98-year-old grandma in Coimbatore city of India's southern Tamil Nadu state, trains youngsters to lead an active, healthy lifestyle by practising yoga. The nonagenarian, who has been practising the ancient discipline since the age of five, boasts almost a hundred students from all age groups. The mother of two sons and three daughters, Nanammal wakes up every day at 5am to practice yoga. The nonagenarian credits the ancient practice for her longevity.

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98-year-old Indian granny inspires youngsters to take up yoga

Thursday, March 09, 2017 - 00:59