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Here's a rare photo of Joan Rivers practicing yoga (meditation?) from Punta Mita, Mexico where she and her daughter Melissa spent time over the holidays in 2011. The mother and daughter duo shared photos on twitter and facebook of their vacation spent hanging out on the coast and apparently squeezing in a little time for yoga. We [...]

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yoga-journal-kathryn-budig-oct14

...though I'm really starting to wonder if we should even care anymore. Is this thing on? After last month's kerfluffle over Yoga Journal's body image problem, who knew they were already priming for their very own "The Body Issue"? While we only have the cover image so far, previewed via YJ's and cover model Kathryn [...]

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If the FDL is constantly working to keep your flip flop on your foot, it can become irritated quickly.

Summer and warmer months of the year means it’s finally time to break out the flip flops! But did you know that wearing loose fitting flip type shoes that do not connect to your foot such as sandals or slides causes gripping and clenching in the muscles of the feet?

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yoga-hosers-kevin-smith-daughters

Nevermind the time-warping fact that filmmaker Kevin Smith AND perennially youthful Johnny Depp each have 15-year-old daughters, we can't get over that both of these gals will be starring in Smith's new action-adventure film "Yoga Hosers" about convenience store clerks turned yoga superheroes. A film about yoga superheroes? From Kevin Smith? Yes, you heard that [...]

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rice-bucket-challenge

Unless you're a yogi living in a cave, you've been privy to the gazillion ice bucket challenges gone viral to raise awareness and money for ALS research. Some videos have been hilarious, some have been epic fails, some have been emotionally moving, and some have even had a yoga theme. But, as a member of [...]

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Here's Danny Donachie, head of medical services at Everton Football Club, an English premier league soccer team, performing his ALS ice bucket challenge...in headstand! Which is some super impressive balancing, by the way, because that's A LOT of ice water. "I dedicated the challenge to BKS Iyengar who was an inspiration to me. I never [...]

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September 6th will be the 30th anniversary of my dad’s passing. Taken by a sudden heart attack while talking on the phone, his death was a huge shock. He was young—63—and very athletic, vital and energetic. Here one moment, gone the next.

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Melanie-Klein-yoga-body-image

Yoga Journal’s September 2014 print edition made a big splash recently – and not in a good way. Critics were up in arms over the “Love Your Curves” article, one that seemed to cancel out it’s “love your body” mantra by the end of the article.

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timyb-black

We're so excited and proud to unveil our latest yogadork t-shirt: This Is My YOGA BODY. Because we support body positivity, we support the work of the Yoga and Body Image Coalition, we support the mission behind movements like My Real Yoga Body and the #realyogaselfie project and we support the idea that yoga is [...]

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A thief is running rampant in NYC. His target? The sanctity of our yoga studios. This is NOT OK. YogaCityNYC reports that a man posing as a yoga student has visited eleven studios, having stolen from seven of them in the past year. His play goes like this: the man shows up ready to take [...]

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