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Anger Anger Anger Anger

From a yogic perspective, anger arises as a result of attachment to unfulfilled desires. Here's how to be more present with anger and...
Pranayama Pranayama Pranayama Pranayama

Conscious breathing connects us to our inner energy source. Learn how to do it and enjoy its remarkable benefits for body, mind and spirit.
Four True Purposes for Why We Practice Yoga Asana Four True Purposes for Why We Practice Yoga Asana Four True Purposes for Why We Practice Yoga Asana Four True Purposes for Why We Practice Yoga Asana

Asanas make up the physical aspect of yoga. They are what we commonly think of when we say we are going to a yoga class. But what is the...
Discipline Discipline Discipline Discipline

There’s an innate essence in yoga that somehow drives yogis to embrace it as a self-discipline, day after day. Here's how this discipline...
Yoga and Instagram Yoga and Instagram Yoga and Instagram Yoga and Instagram

Here's how Instagram is challenging long-standing stereotypes about yoga and yogis, and how a new age of yoga is emerging through its...
Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind Four Facets of Hinduism's Lovable Lord Krishna to Keep in Mind

Many of us recognize the iconic blue Hindu deity known as Krishna, but what else do you know about him? Learn why he is so beloved and why...
Aversion Aversion Aversion Aversion

We've all been asked to do something we don't like. In these moments, we experience the feeling of aversion, or dvesha. Cultivating...
Yoga Sutras Yoga Sutras Yoga Sutras Yoga Sutras

Here are 10 insights into the role of concentration (dharana) in your development as a yogi, as inspired by the Yoga Sutras.
A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom

For the modern yogi, unplugging from technology can be a challenge. Find out how one of Yogapedia's editors managed to do it and live to...
Yoga Styles Yoga Styles Yoga Styles Yoga Styles

There are many styles of yoga available to the modern-day yogi. Which one is right for you? Learn about 12 of the most popular yoga styles,...