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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 was a momentous day for the modern yoga lexicon - "iPhone Yoga" was officially added to the Urban Dictionary! What is iPhone Yoga, you ask? Currently there is only one definition and it sounds like it fits. No, it's not about selfies, surprisingly. Upon further research we found there are a [...]


Comedian and actor Gabriel Iglesias aka 'Fluffy' showed Conan O'Brien a few yoga moves Tuesday night and we're pretty sure a good time was had by all. There were Cats and Cows and Down Dogs and blood-filled pants! Iglesias has Type 2 Diabetes, as he explained to Conan, and his doctor told him he had [...]


It's 6 a.m., you're up and ready to sweat. You grab your animal costume, your LED disco yoga mat and you're off to Brooklyn's own massive sober rave dance party where smoothies, yoga and voguing are your drugs of choice. Sounds like our usual morning! No this is not the next incarnation of Wanderlust, though [...]

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This just in: New Yorkers are running out of room to practice their yoga - they've taken to the rooftops! Apparently they're running out of clothing as well if this man doing his yoga practice on the roof of a building in nothing more than a thong is any indication. It's spacious, it's dangerous, it's the [...]


Over my career I have worked with thousands of postpartum women who are chasing after the body they had pre-pregnancy. After one, two or several kids, a laundry list of body complaints plagues them


by Marla Mattenson The Practice of Leadership panel at the Yoga Journal LIVE! conference in San Diego last weekend was inspiring, thought provoking, and yet left me with more questions than answers. Moderator, Hala Khouri (Off the Mat), opened the panel with a grounded, clear protocol for sharing and expressing thoughts without attacking. She described the process of calling someone [...]


If yoga is truly for everyone why does it lack so much in diversity? Yoga is booming in America, which means more and more people are getting on their mats to practice - that's great! - but there's something missing. You don't have to look far - the nearest yoga class, yoga magazine, yoga festival [...]


Singer Kelly Rowland has kept her pregnancy fairly quiet and MAYBE that's because she's been meditating through most of it! OK, not exactly, but she is definitely enjoying some prenatal yoga and meditation, posting this lovely me-time photo on her facebook and instagram just under a month ago. According to Celeb Baby Watch aka People [...]


Emoga=Yoga+Emojis. If you didn't think yoga has already jumped the metaphorical shark with its trendy combos, then wait til you hear the latest tech-savvy mashup. Welcome to Emoga, where yoga classes and poses are dictated by the little emoticons aka emojis on your smartphone. We know! You're all like  :roll: 8-O :evil: We're not joking [...]

Yoga Tax protesters in Washington. | Lance Rosenfield/Prime

A new budget plan that would add 5.75 percent sales tax to fitness centers including yoga studios in Washington D.C. was approved Monday despite veto efforts from Mayor Vincent Gray. Gray vetoed the $12.64-billion spending plan on July 11, but that didn't hold against the D.C. Council who voted for the new plan 12-1. Gray, who's in [...]