21/06/2015 7:34 AM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

Baba Ramdev Doing Yoga: Hard To Emulate, Funny To Look At

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Indian yoga guru Baba Ramdev performs yoga at the 'Yoga Mahotsav' in New Delhi on March 23, 2014. Ramdev is launching a 'Yoga Mahotsav' across India with millions of people scheduled to take part in yoga sessions including Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Prime Ministerial candidate for India's forthcoming general election and Chief Minister of the western Indian state of Gujarat Narendra Modi. India, the world's biggest democracy, announced the start of national elections on April 7 that are expected to bring Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi to power on a platform of economic revival. AFP PHOTO /SAJJAD HUSSAIN (Photo credit should read SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Baba Ramdev, yoga's most public face in India, is not only credited with reviving the ancient discipline but also for making it accessible to millions of Indians as a set of simple poses and breathing exercises that can be practiced anywhere.

The spiritual guru has a $40 million-a-year global yoga empire and counts among his sizeable following India's top politicians and business tycoons.

On his TV shows and public yoga camps, Ramdev has made a particular posture -- undulating his belly -- his signature move. Here are some of his other popular asanas.

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