The Five Yamas of Yoga

At the beginning of Patanjali’s eight-fold path of yoga lays the Yamas: the moral, ethical and societal guidelines for the practicing yogi. These guidelines are all expressed in the positive,… Read More→

Lulu Totes Depict Needles and Smokes

lululemon brahmacharya bag

Lululemon’s marketing team has long delighted in fanning the flames of controversy. Their latest effort depicts free shopping bags emblazoned with the Sanskrit Yama (restraint) of “Brahmacharya,” with the letters… Read More→

Yoga For Bone Health

yoga pose strength

Watch television long enough and you’ll invariably come across commercials advertising drugs that treat the loss of bone density, or osteoporosis. For most people, sooner or later, bone density will… Read More→

Diwali: The Festival of Light

Diwali candle lamp

On Sunday, November 3, Hindus, Jains, and Sikhs worldwide marked the beginning of the five-day-long celebration of light known as Diwali or Deepavali. As Diwali approaches, many Hindu families buy… Read More→

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