International yoga day controversy : India's soft power or Modi’s Hindu agenda?
Date of Issue2015
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Worldwide observance of the International Yoga Day has been criticised as attempting to promote Hindu nationalism, directly linked to Narendra Modi’s past affiliations with Hindu nationalist groups. Further analysis suggests it is a viable soft power measure of the Indian government.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 155-15
Nanyang Technological University