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Continuing education for yoga teachers is in high demand since the proliferation of yoga teacher training certification has reached epic proportions. No one expects someone to be seasoned after merely two hundred hours, and technological advancements have enabled newfound access and resources to anyone with an internet connection.

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Deathly Hallows Yoga | image via @isabelb12om

Yep. Add it to the growing list of themed-yoga classes, Harry Potter is just another distraction. Students show up at a brewery (another hot trend) decked out in HP gear, are treated to a reading of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and are given a magic wand. Like we said, just anoth....WAIT...a MAGIC WAND?? [...]

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bikram-real-sports

If you caught the Bikram Choudhury segment on last Tuesday night's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, we're very sorry. Because perhaps you went through the same roller coaster of emotions we did sitting through the 20 minutes that felt more like a year, stuck in 105 degree heat, with no water and no exit. Real Sports [...]

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yd-halloween-2016-mermaid

It's time for our annual YogaDork Halloween photo bonanza! Are you dressing up for Halloween this year? Send us your yoga-related photo and enter to win a Limited Edition Yoga Things tank top or tee! Ways to enter:  - Post your photo to social media and tag us (on facebook, twitter: @yogadork, or instagram: @therealyogadork) OR - Email [...]

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yoga-pants-parade

There are few things more infuriating than telling a woman what she should and shouldn't wear. Telling her she's "bizarre" or "disturbing" for publicly wearing yoga pants—god's gift to everyday lower extremity comfort—is literally opening the floodgates for hell's fury. When 63-year-old Rhode Island man Alan Sorrentino sent in a letter to his local paper (who [...]

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image via HBO Real Sports

Bikram Choudhury gets the Bryant Gumbel treatment on the October 25 episode of HBO's Real Sports. And if you thought he said outrageous things before, this is a whole new level for the shockingly outspoken yogapreneur. In the segment, Real Sports correspondent Andrea Kremer goes to India to question Choudhury on the multiple claims of sexual [...]

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4th-july-yoga-usa-flag

In the event you're not participating in mindful debate watching *gasp* or getting in some tilt-your-glass-asana (drinking games are BIG this election season) you can try your luck practicing what the Wall Street Journal suggests: debate yoga. Yes, that's Wall Street Journal recommending yoga for your debate-watching sanity. In case you can stomach even watching [...]

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crystal-ball-predictions

by Kate Krumsiek Sometimes when I have new student, I’ll introduce myself and let them know that I don’t offer a traditional vinyasa practice; I offer a slower-motion movement class that will invite them to track sensations throughout their body as they move in novel ways. There can be distinct moment of disappointment that hangs [...]

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Jon Lester #34 of the Chicago Cubs not demonstrating a yoga pose, but we can pretend. | photo credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

It’s no coincidence that it’s been 108 years since the Cubs won a pennant. The number is as sacred as it gets. As Grant DePorter pointed out in a Sept. 23 Chicago Sun Times column, there are a weird amount of 108 coincidences with the Cubs:

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