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11 seriously impressive celeb yogis

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International Yoga Day was named in 2014teen vogue logo by the United Nations. Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi first proposed the day during the 69th General Assembly in a stirring speech about the benefits and philosophy of the practice. “Yoga is an invaluable gift from our ancient tradition,” he told the UN. “Yoga embodies unity of mind and body, thought and action…a holistic approach [that] is valuable to our health and our well-being. Yoga is not just about exercise; it is a way to discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world and the nature.”

We definitely agree with the Prime Minister on this one—and so, apparently, do tons of your favorite celebs.

In honor of International Yoga Day, here are 11 of our faves bending, twisting, and om-ing to their heart’s delight. Namaste!

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Lea Michele

Standing Bow is even better when you’ve got a friend to hold on to.


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Miley Cyrus

Miley is definitely no stranger to yoga — and it totally shows.


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Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham and fellow Girls writer Jenni Konner practice some serious coordination in acro yoga.


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Vanessa Hudgens

Must-have look for summer: a brand new perspective, courtesy of inversions.


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Danielle Brooks

Proving that yoga is possible anywhere, Danielle Brooks pulls a flawless chair pose sans mat.


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Gisele Bundchen

It’s never too early — or late — to get started in Downward Facing Dog.


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Karlie Kloss

Backbending by Karlie, now with more motivational quotes.


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Britney Spears

In case you were worried yoga couldn’t be adorable.


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Trojan Bellisario

NBD, she’s just literally flying.


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Jessica Alba

Hot yoga: still great.


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Nina Dobrev

Total teamwork at its best.

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