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5 Things You Learn Hanging Out With Deepak Chopra 5 Things You Learn Hanging Out With Deepak Chopra 5 Things You Learn Hanging Out With Deepak Chopra 5 Things You Learn Hanging Out With Deepak Chopra


In a personal Q&A, Deepak Chopra -- the world-renowned visionary and founder of The Chopra Foundation -- shares his personal mantras and...

3 Things You Must Do Before Teaching Your First Yoga Class 3 Things You Must Do Before Teaching Your First Yoga Class 3 Things You Must Do Before Teaching Your First Yoga Class 3 Things You Must Do Before Teaching Your First Yoga Class


You've completed your teacher training and you want to start teaching yoga. Now what? Do the following three things and you'll be set up...

The Sacred Meaning of Mantras The Sacred Meaning of Mantras The Sacred Meaning of Mantras The Sacred Meaning of Mantras


What are mantras and how are they used? Learn five of the most powerful mantras, their meaning and how they can deepen your yoga practice.

The Founder of Ashtanga Yoga The Founder of Ashtanga Yoga The Founder of Ashtanga Yoga The Founder of Ashtanga Yoga


Ashtanga yoga is a system of yoga asana practice developed and popularized by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois in the 1940s. This highly structured and...

A Journey Through The 8 Limbs of Yoga A Journey Through The 8 Limbs of Yoga A Journey Through The 8 Limbs of Yoga A Journey Through The 8 Limbs of Yoga


The 8 limbs of Ashtanga yoga are a treasure trove of wisdom set forth by Patanjali in his famous Yoga Sutras. Learn the meaning of the each...

Creating a Personal Puja Creating a Personal Puja Creating a Personal Puja Creating a Personal Puja


Creating a personal puja is a deeply spiritual practice and an integral part of your daily ritual. Learn how to make one that is unique to...

The Message of the Gurus The Message of the Gurus The Message of the Gurus The Message of the Gurus


Understanding the cycles of our life is key to lightening up and being happy. Find out what the gurus have been trying to tell us all along.

Peace and Unity: Paramahansa Yogananda's True Mission Peace and Unity: Paramahansa Yogananda's True Mission Peace and Unity: Paramahansa Yogananda's True Mission Peace and Unity: Paramahansa Yogananda's True Mission


Paramahansa Yogananda is largely credited with popularizing India's ancient wisdom in the West. Founder of the Self-Realization Fellowship...

How to Find Your Guru How to Find Your Guru How to Find Your Guru How to Find Your Guru


Curious about what a guru does and how to find one that's right for you? Learn more about the history of Eastern gurus in America and what...

Who Was B.K.S. Iyengar? Who Was B.K.S. Iyengar? Who Was B.K.S. Iyengar? Who Was B.K.S. Iyengar?


As the author of the world-famous 'Light on Yoga,' B.K.S. Iyengar's influence on modern yoga was, and still is, far-reaching. Learn how...

7 Steps to Take Your Meditation Practice to the Next Level 7 Steps to Take Your Meditation Practice to the Next Level 7 Steps to Take Your Meditation Practice to the Next Level 7 Steps to Take Your Meditation Practice to the Next Level


Are you ready to explore your meditation practice more deeply and connect with higher levels of consciousness? Learn how to take your...

The Guru Guide: What to Watch Out for When Seeking Your Spiritual Master The Guru Guide: What to Watch Out for When Seeking Your Spiritual Master The Guru Guide: What to Watch Out for When Seeking Your Spiritual Master The Guru Guide: What to Watch Out for When Seeking Your Spiritual Master


Many well-intentioned people fall prey to the passions of false gurus. Learn the characteristics of a true guru and how to spot a fake.

Gandhi and the Gita Gandhi and the Gita Gandhi and the Gita Gandhi and the Gita


Do you know what Mahatma Gandhi and the Bhagavad Gita have in common? Why did Gandhi refer to the Gita as his 'mother?' These questions...

Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita


What is the Bhagavad Gita really about and why is it so important to yoga? Read more here to find out why 'the Gita' is such a classic.