If you know us, you know how we love ourselves some infographics. Who doesn't love information arranged in pretty images and designs? While we know the effects of yoga can't really be whittled down to a few words and pretty pictures, these things sure do come in handy when inevitably people ask, what's so great [...]
Sure, infographics tend to simplify things, that's part of their appeal. We like this one about meditation and education because we keep reading and hearing about how meditation and yoga have helped kids do better in school, and in life. This just illustrates that! Click to enlarge. Infographic: Maili Holiman via edutopia.org ------ Earlier... Study: Meditation [...]
The Yoga Pie (Chart). Mmmmmmm. ------ Earlier... Handy Sanskrit Cheat Chart (sorta) What’s Your Yoga Style? [Infographic] Five Koshas Infographic Study Chart What Is Your Yogi Name? Read This Chart and Find Out Cute Yoga Kitty Supta Pie-Asana – photo
We've all had trouble from time to time remembering the Sanskrit names of yoga poses. Utthita Hasta Peter Pan Pasta what? While not exactly the correct posture and alignment, perhaps these kooky flashcard-like thingies will help you remember, or least give you a laugh. Although, our dancer's pose looks eerily identical to that.
Charts! Graphs! Yoga! Oh, my. If you know YD, you know we love us some fun infographics. Here's another cheeky and clever flowchart to help you find your yoga. We think they maybe missed a few, but it's an entertaining ride that's for sure. Start in the center and ask yourself important questions like Do you normally wake up at 4am? and Do you like standing on other people?
Confounded by the koshas, doshas, expialidocious? Thank goodness for the smart minds behind the combo of yoga knowledge and pretty illustrations!
We've all heard a lot of Bliss Rainbow this and Shiva Moonbeam that. Now you too can find your true yogi/ni name! It's a bit like finding your stripper name, but with a lot more sunshine and coriander(?)
Benefits of Yoga? But there are so many! Are non-yogi friends always asking why you do yoga all the time? (yogadork!) Well here's a handy guide for your reference, and/or to print off and hand out to your curious pals, neighbors, grocery store clerks, dentists, chiropractors, dry cleaners, librarians, accountants, plumbers, electricians, truck drivers, car [...]
Just when Mashable is giving us 'Rise of the Mobile Workforce' infographics (oh you know how we love infographics!) where we're shown how 3 of 5 workers say they don't need to be in the office anymore to be productive, they turn around and tease us about how awesome it is to work at some [...]
The chakras are kind of like the sweet spots of yoga: a rainbow of fruit flavors that are magically delicious! If you caught those references you had way too much sugar and/or TV growing up in the 80s. Here we have the Ultimate Chakra Chart, once again from the talented, puzzle-solving mind of Alison Hinks. Luckily for [...]
Curious what style of yoga you're into? Think you already know, but curious to test your bent? Feast your eyes on this phantasmagorical yoga quiz! If there's anything we dig in infographicsland it's a well done flowchart. Click to enlarge. Thanks to Alison Hinks and the awesome machinations of her yoga mind. ----- Earlier... 10 [...]
We at YD love infographics! Almost as much as we love yoga, which means we're giddier than a kundalini at a gong fest when the two come together. Here, we are provided a moment to ponder the meaning of AUM and thanks to Alison Hinks, are given a visualization of its vibrational layers. Click to [...]
We were impressed by this 'overly brief and incomplete history of yoga' chart before, but creator Alison Hinks has made some updates. Enjoy the little less-brief, tad more completeness!* Click the image to enlarge or click here for pdf Originally at Alison Hinks Yoga. Yes you may bug her for the poster size. *this is [...]
It's Patanjali's 8-limbed path in beautiful chartastic form! AKA our new wallpaper. Pretty yoga history (ch)art brought to you by the same graphic goddess of ‘An overly brief and incomplete history of yoga’ Flowchart, Alison Hinks. Click the image to enlarge or save the pdf. More about Alison at her blog. ----- Earlier... ‘An overly [...]