Can Meditation Alter your Genes?

As a result of the Human Genome project, scientists have discovered that genes express themselves differently in meditators and non-meditators based on the research of the Falun Gong meditation practitioners… Read More→

Yoga Body by Mark Singleton

This fascinating and remarkable book documents the history of hatha yoga and it’s practice of asanas (the physical postures) as it was metamorphosing in the late 1800s and early 1900s…. Read More→

Summer Solstice Yoga-thon

Monday June 21 was the longest day of the year, the traditional first day of Summer, traditionally known as Summer Solstice.  In New York, thousands gathered in Times Square to… Read More→

The Bhagavad Gita

The Bhagavad Gita is the most treasured and famous of India’s spiritual texts. Composed of 700 verses, the Bhagavad Gita was written in the third or fourth century BCE as… Read More→

Nadi Sodhana Pranayama

alternate nostril pranayama yoga breath

Alternate nostril breathing is balancing, calming, anti-anxiety, and very relaxing. Our Sponsors Yoga OutletLow price guarantee on brand-name yoga clothes, mats and yoga gear.WACCES Yoga GearYoga mats, wheels, straps, towels… Read More→

Our First Yoga Retreat!

Come join YogaBasics.com on a 8-day yoga retreat at the Finca Luna Nueva Eco-Lodge in Costa Rica January 1-8th, 2011. Enjoy morning and afternoon yoga practices led by YogaBasics’ authors… Read More→