Can Christians Practice Yoga?

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Controversy seems to be a constant companion to Dr. Albert Mohler, Jr, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Semininary, these days. Dr. Mohler is under fire from yoga practitioners, teachers,… Read More→

Yoga and Breast Cancer

Yoga and Breast Cancer is a wonderful healing resource for breast cancer survivors.  The core of this book is a series of yoga poses, breathing exercises and meditations specifically sequenced… 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

Seek to know him from whom all beings have come, by whom they all live, and unto whom they all return. He is Brahman.
- The Taittiriya Upanishad


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