An Indore-based trainer has claimed to have set a world record by holding a Yoga session at the highest altitude.
Krishnakant Mishra (55) said that he held a 45-minute yoga session with a group of 40 persons at Hilsa, a mountainous region near the Nepal-China border, on June 21.
On the next Yoga Day, he plans to conduct a session on a cruise ship.
Golden Book of World Records took note of this feat
"The World Record of 'yoga session at highest altitude' has been achieved by Mr. Krishnakant Mishra at Hilsa, Nepal. Mishra took yoga session at the altitude of 3,640 meters (11,940 ft)," reads the certificate issued by Golden Book of World Records.
Earlier Krishnakant Mishra had set a record by teaching Yoga on the Indore-Jodhpur "Ranthambore Express" on the International Yoga Day in 2015.