We’ve teamed up with our friends at Hanuman Festival for our April giveaway sweepstakes prize. For two weeks YogaBasics readers can have a chance to win a three-day pass to Hanuman Festival 2017! About Hanuman Festival:… Read More→
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Wacces for our March giveaway sweepstakes prize. For two weeks YogaBasics readers can have a chance to win one of three (3) yoga packages which include a yoga mat… Read More→
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We’ve teamed up with our friends at MyYogaWorks for our January giveaway sweepstakes prize. For two weeks, three YogaBasics readers have a chance to win a one year subscription to MyYogaWorks, an online yoga class… Read More→
It’s not so easy planning an epic yoga adventure anymore. There’s a current smorgasbord of yoga teachers and styles to choose from, and many yoga retreats are now combining yoga with other… 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
You cannot understand life and its mysteries as long as you try to grasp it. Indeed, you cannot grasp it, just as you cannot walk off with a river in a bucket. If you try to capture running water in a bucket, it is clear that you do not understand it and that you will always be disappointed, for in the bucket the water does not run. To have running water you must let go of it and let it run.