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kilted-yoga

In which buff men practice yoga in the buff — wearing nothing, and we mean nothing, but kilts (OK, and the socks and boots, too). In case you were wondering what men wear under their kilts, the rumors are true. We can thank BBC The Social for this...interesting scene. Apparently it's a yoga teacher and his [...]

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February 17, 2017 Eric Shaw may be a familiar name as a yoga teacher. But his recent anti-feminist rant might earn him a new title: unabashed misogynist. Coming as a surprise to many of his students and followers, Shaw posted an extremely alienating note to his Facebook wall Thursday, and understandably, people are responding in [...]

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We're delighted to be sharing this fascinatingly yogadorky excerpt on the wonderful world of fascia from this great book: Anatomy and Yoga: A Guide for Teachers and Students by Ellen Saltonstall. Anatomy nerds and curious yogis will love this one. We're also excited to be hosting a giveaway—stay tuned! ...   The fascial network of the [...]

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church-of-yoga-nola

Yet another yoga studio is opening. Not just a yoga studio. A yoga church. In an actual church. The Church of Yoga NOLA is a place for "the party and the prayer" so the slogan goes, and the revelers congregate in a former Baptist church that was severely damaged by Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans’ oldest black neighborhood. Brought to [...]

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lazy-lucy

Heavens to Kali, these are mighty stressful times. It's like our everyday stresses were just eaten by an even bigger—hUger—stress monster with no easy path to relief in sight. That may seem like the case, but in these tumultuous times, it's even more important to find a way to decompress and de-stress so we can feel [...]

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baltimore-police-yoga

Tensions are high, no doubt. But who knew yoga would be the bridge for connection and understanding? OK maybe a lot of us could imagine it. But thinking it and seeing it happen are two completely different things. We were surprised to hear about this undercover yoga operation and so happy to learn it helped [...]

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beeryogadancer

When many new health trends help you detox this one encourages the opposite. We can't even blame America for this. Well, not entirely. More on that in a minute. BeerYoga, or rather BierYoga, is not the yoga in a brewery craze you've seen frothing up everywhere. Nope. It's yoga with beer. And if you haven't [...]

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Friday is Inauguration Day . ::breathe in, breathe out:: We can still practice yoga. ::breathe in, breathe out:: We may NEED to practice yoga. ::breathe in, breathe out:: There's a special yoga event happening in NYC for those who need yoga this Friday. ::breathe in, breathe out:: It's called Swear In, Breathe Out* and it's being held at the Rubin [...]

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If every body is a yoga body why do some bodies still feel left out? Yoga is evolving to become more accessible and welcoming to everybody and their body type—hallelujah!—but the skinny stigma still clings like a sweaty sports bra thanks to most of the media we see. And so it makes us happy to [...]

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