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Who is Patanjali: An Introduction to the Father of Yoga Who is Patanjali: An Introduction to the Father of Yoga Who is Patanjali: An Introduction to the Father of Yoga Who is Patanjali: An Introduction to the Father of Yoga


If you've studied or practiced yoga, chances are you've heard of Patanjali, but who was he and why is he so important? Here's an...

Guru Gita Guru Gita Guru Gita Guru Gita


Learn the importance of studying and chanting the Guru Gita, as well as explore some favorite verses.

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...

Seeking Your Guru: A History of Gurus in the West + 6 Bits of Advice for the Seeker Seeking Your Guru: A History of Gurus in the West + 6 Bits of Advice for the Seeker Seeking Your Guru: A History of Gurus in the West + 6 Bits of Advice for the Seeker Seeking Your Guru: A History of Gurus in the West + 6 Bits of Advice for the Seeker


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...

10 Most Fascinating Women in Yoga 10 Most Fascinating Women in Yoga 10 Most Fascinating Women in Yoga 10 Most Fascinating Women in Yoga


Get to know 10 of the most inspiring female yoga teachers in the yoga community today.

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...