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Literally right around the corner could be your opportunity to become a kids yoga teacher. If you've had the itch to let out your inner child and share your yoga with little kidlets, you probably don't want to miss out on this training at Yogi Beans, a super cool kids yoga studio in NYC. In [...]

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Infographics, we eat 'em up like maple pumpkin cupcakes of information! The writers - and SITTERS - of the world will appreciate this latest "Pose Before Prose" infographic from the fine literate minds at Electric Lit. "Writer's block giving you a bad back? Plot twists leaving you with an aching neck?" It's time for "Looking [...]

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(Hint: There’s no easy answer.) Last weekend began the first segment of a teacher training I’ve been co-teaching for the past three years. It’s always fun to meet the new trainees and to hear inspiring stories about how Yoga practice has changed their lives.

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First interactive online yoga class? They're doing it in Finland, and they're ready to launch it worldwide. Yoogaia is the company looking to bring interactive yoga classes, not pre-recorded, but live classes like doing a webchat or skype, to people in their homes all over the world. While no one has been able to figure [...]

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And now everything you see on Instagram is yoga! Case in point: here are the adorbs newlywed Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo enjoying some newlywed shenanigans or whatever the kids do these days. Though no yoga is mentioned by photo poster Prinsloo who shared the pic on her Instagram, US Weekly picked it up with the headline, "Adam [...]

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Just over two years ago, well-known yoga teacher and spiritual leader Kausthub Desikachar (son of T.K.V. Desikachar,  grandson of Sri T. Krishnamacharya) was accused by several students of sexual, mental and emotional abuse. What unfolded afterwards was a spiral of sad details, new questions about the power play between teacher-student relationships and what would happen next. What we do [...]

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We at YD have a sweet spot for useful things (and maybe a special place in our hearts for skeptics) which is why we love this meditation infographic. The Skeptic's Guide to Meditation is super duper useful, educational and chock full of myth-busting info that we think you'll love it, too. Created by Happify, a sort [...]

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Yoga truly is for everyone. Yoga for Warriors by Beryl Bender Birch is a book written specifically for veterans and military service men and women, a population not often considered as "typical" yoga students. Which is why we're so delighted to be offering this book as a giveaway to you fine folks. Though we've seen how [...]

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Pets, they're just like us! They like to practice yoga, too. Er...or maybe just snuggle and nuzzle and adorably interrupt us while we're trying to practice. Inspired by this pets interrupting yoga video and this kitty who is not into her human friend's yoga selfie, here are some fun instagram photos of, well, pets and [...]

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James Spader, a yoga teacher? Well, he gave it his best shot. When the "Blacklist" actor was just a young buck trying to make it in the big city he took a job as a hack yoga instructor to make some extra dough. But he pretty much knew absolutely nothing about yoga. As he told [...]

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