Troops from both armies celebrated Fourth International Yoga Day at Daulat Beg Oldie - Tien Wein Dien meeting point along the LAC at the altitude of 16,942 feet.
"Delighted that Yoga has become so popular in China".
International Yoga Day will soon be held throughout the world.
"As the Sun is for all, the Moon is for all, rivers are for all, in the same way yoga is for all", he said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said yoga presents a ray of hope for the future of the world.
#07:05 AM: Yoga India's gift to the world, says Modi: "Yoga is India's gift to the world".
He said the set of exercises bring about oneness among the mind, body and intellect.
Applications for the same are being invited from the Yoga professionals from every nook and corner of the world in order to provide them with the finest experience of Yoga from the state of Yoga's birthplace who will also be a part of the Yoga drill which will be conducted on IDY 2018.
When asked whether yoga will be a force to better relations, Sheikh said, "Today you saw Dr. Alaa Alsharif, a community medicine doctor, talking about yoga".
On June 21, he will lead a massive mass yoga event in Dehradun.
In Mumbai, Vice President M Venkiah Naidu and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavais attended a yoga event hosted by the BJP Mumbai chief Ashish Shelar, and Minister of Railways and Coal Piyush Goyal also tweeted pictures from a yoga session he attended in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.
Yoga "is enriching millions of lives all over the world", Modi said in a speech.
Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a special sand sculpture with the message "Yoga for Peace and Harmony" on a beach in the eastern city of Puri.
Modi inaugurated the "YO1 Nature Cure Center" in the Catskills area of NY through a video link on the occasion of 4th International Day of Yoga. "Doing your day-to-day activities with diligence and complete awareness is a form of yoga as well", he said.