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This kind of news never gets old. (Pun intended.) At almost 87-years-young Anna Pesce is inspiring people of all ages with her incredible transformation thanks to her new dedication to yoga practice. For decades, Pesce suffered from severe kyphosis — a hunchback-like posture that left her in a lot of pain. The condition was a [...]

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tkv-desikachar

We lose yet another yoga master. We're sad to report that influential yoga teacher TKV Desikachar passed on at age 78 at 2:45am local time, August 8th. News of his death is just starting to reach our side of the world. Though details are not yet known, news of TKV Desikachar's declining physical health surfaced [...]

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santiago-nuevopudahuel-yoga

Did you guess? We know, tough one, but if you said Santiago, Chile you win! What do you win? A free yoga class any time you're traveling through the Nuevo Pudahuel airport in the South American country. You and the 18 million travelers estimated to be flying through their gates this year. (By the way, [...]

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tina-turner-peace-mantra

There are times when helplessness and despair are the overarching themes of our existence. We've wanted to share this wonderful "Peace Mantra" recording from Tina Turner, and now seems like a good time (we've seen others sharing it around lately, too). Many might already find the music from the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll powerhouse to [...]

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bad-assist-bikram

A confluence of conversations has emerged in the yoga world regarding purpose, safety, and abuse of power. The politics involved are playing themselves out, and the sides of the debate are being formed along disparate lines.

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runners-world-yogacover-feb81-cropped

For their 50th anniversary this year, Runner's World magazine shared their most awkward covers from their five decades of publication. Of the 13 gems, three of them feature yoga, and each come from the years between '79-81, which means they're so wonderfully retro, AND uncomfortably awkward. Because let's be honest, that era was just super awkward [...]

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Bikram-Choudhury

Could this be? A news report out of India says hot yogapreneur Bikram Choudhury is closing up shop in the U.S. and is heading back to India. A series of lawsuits and allegations of sexual assault, rape, and abuse of power along with the subsequent major public fallout could be to blame. Or maybe it's [...]

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jorgensen-yogaprint

Does yoga have a body image problem? Do a simple google image search and you might think so. For Marie Jørgensen, a yoga practitioner and teacher, the online search for a yoga poster to hang in her home proved futile. Because Jørgensen was looking for something that apparently doesn't exist: a poster with basic poses and [...]

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jp-sears-instagram

The Ultra Spiritual JP Sears is back with another yoga lampooning. This time he's ready for his closeup, Mr. Instagram! And he's got some tips for you, too. "The three most important things in my life are God, my family, and my Instagram account. And not necessarily in that order," JP shares in a moment [...]

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