This Week In Yoga!

New & Noteworthy in Yogaland – October 26th Edition

 


Veterans Trade Beer for Yoga

“We didn’t want a dark dive bar,” said the senior vice commander of the post, Brittany Bartges, a 29-year-old veteran of the Iraq war. “We wanted a healing place where veterans could come together and bring their families.” […]

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Why Kids Must Practise Yoga: 4 Reasons,10 Poses

Gunjan Kochhar–a certified Hatha, integral and Kundalini yoga teacher–tells you why yoga has huge physical and emotional benefits for juniors […]

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Yoga Festivals Around the World: 2016 Calendar

There are so many reasons to practice yoga: it brings stillness to your mind, flexibility to your body, and connection to a greater spirit. You can reap these benefits wherever you practice yoga– at home, at a school, or in a park– but wouldn’t it be better if you were on vacation, too? […]

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Water Yoga for Divers!

Healing calmness is found by simply sitting in the sand and meditating on dappled streams of light. For divers’ many of the benefits of Yoga and other spiritual disciplines exist in the serene underwater environment we explore. […]

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Yoga Prisoners Make Better Fathers

Yoga isn’t usually an option when you’re facing time behind bars. But yoga courses for imprisoned dads at Chelan County Regional Jail in Wenatchee, Washington, appear to have improved their parenting skills […]

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Average Yoga Teacher Earns $62K/Year?

The stereotypical “broke yoga teacher” is quickly becoming a thing of the past. That said, if your main interest is wealth, you’re still probably better off pursuing a career in banking or law; but if your goal is to make yoga your career and earn a very comfortable living, it’s now more possible than ever. […]

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Yin & Yang Energies Applied to Yoga Practice

In yoga, we are constantly balancing yin and yang energies. Yin energy is the relaxation and expansive energy in your yoga practice.Yang energy is the opposite; it’s the muscular, contracting energy of strength. […]

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