Taking Yoga Outdoors

outdoor yoga

The sun is finally out after what has seemed like a long dark winter, and humanity is heading outdoors in droves. In my neck of the woods hiking trails are… Read More→

Pose of the Month: Bakasana

Traditionally birds like the crane and the crow were thought to be messengers from the gods. When the first Dalai Lama was born, it was said that he was visited… Read More→

Errors on Login

We are unfortunately experiencing errors after logging into the site, and are working to pinpoint the issue and correct it. In the meantime, premium members can login to the old… Read More→

Bigger Body Yoga

As much as we would like to deny it, it is not uncommon to walk into a yoga class filled with slender, flexible bodies moving gracefully from asana to asana…. Read More→

Bowls by Oceanhouse Media

Use your fingertip on this iPhone/iTouch application to ring Tibetan singing bowls, gongs, bells, and tingsha cymbals. Most impressive is the ability to rub your finger over the edge of… Read More→

Yoga on the iPhone

I would have never of guessed when I started this website that I would be reviewing computer programs that only work on a cell phone. But I’ve been checking out… Read More→

16th Scholarship Awarded

The YogaBasics.com’s yoga teacher training scholarship has been awarded to Rosalie Hamilton. Our next scholarship will be awarded in October 2009. View complete details on our Yoga Scholarship page.Our Sponsors… Read More→

New to Yoga?

To get the most out of our site, we suggest you take some time to explore before jumping into the practice. Browse our yoga 101 section for general info on the history and types of yoga, then start exploring asanas the physical postures used in hatha yoga. Remember to breathe and always start your yoga practice with a brief meditation. If you are new to yoga, please read our Yoga for Beginner's page

Yogic Wisdom

We will discover the nature of our particular genius when we stop trying to conform to our own or to other peoples' models, learn to be ourselves, and allow our natural channel to open.
- Shakti Gawain
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