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An Introduction to the Goddess Saraswati An Introduction to the Goddess Saraswati An Introduction to the Goddess Saraswati An Introduction to the Goddess Saraswati


Hindu deities each possesses unique attributes, including Saraswati. Here's an introduction to the Goddess Saraswati, how she came to be,...

Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine


Palms together at heart centre, a bow of the head and a soft whisper of 'Namaste' or 'Namaskar.' Why do yogis greet each other this way?...

Yoga Blogger Yoga Blogger Yoga Blogger Yoga Blogger


Yogapedia interviewed yoga educator, philosopher and business consultant, Ashley Josephine. Here's what she had to say about yoga and what...

Tapasya: Breaking Patterns of Limiting Beliefs Tapasya: Breaking Patterns of Limiting Beliefs Tapasya: Breaking Patterns of Limiting Beliefs Tapasya: Breaking Patterns of Limiting Beliefs


Most of the problems we face originate from our own mind, from our fear or aversion of change. Tapasya can help you break through these...

The Law of Karma: How Karmic Forces Really Work The Law of Karma: How Karmic Forces Really Work The Law of Karma: How Karmic Forces Really Work The Law of Karma: How Karmic Forces Really Work


Karma is not the system of punishment it has come to be known as. Karma is the law that all actions have reactions. Learn more about karma...

Happy Diwali! This Festival of Lights Will Illuminate Your Fall. Happy Diwali! This Festival of Lights Will Illuminate Your Fall. Happy Diwali! This Festival of Lights Will Illuminate Your Fall. Happy Diwali! This Festival of Lights Will Illuminate Your Fall.


Diwali is a popular Hindu festival celebrated in the fall. Learn more about this colorful festival of lights and how you can join in on the...

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Yogapedia interviewed yoga teacher, outdoor adventurer and blogger, Rachel Koontz. Here's what she had to say about yoga and what makes her...

Gunas Gunas Gunas Gunas


Gunas form the three aspects of all of experience and all of creation. Learn more about each of them, how they play out in your daily life...

Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga Happy Navratri! Celebrate Hinduism's Warrior Goddess Durga


Durga is the Hindu goddess warrior helping to protect us from the forces of evil. Learn how to call upon this deva deity when you're in...

Guru Guru Guru Guru


Find out what the long lineage of yoga gurus have been trying to tell us all along (hint: it's not the same, or at least it doesn't stay...

Arundhati Baitmangalkar Arundhati Baitmangalkar Arundhati Baitmangalkar Arundhati Baitmangalkar


Yogapedia interviewed former Bollywood dancer and founder of Aham Yoga, Arundhati Baitmangalkar, about her blog and what makes it unique....

Reality Reality Reality Reality


Explore the concepts of Brahman and maya, as well as how yoga can be used as a tool to lift the veil of reality.

Puja Puja Puja 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...

Atman is Brahman Atman is Brahman Atman is Brahman Atman is Brahman


Discover where the saying came from, the ins and outs of its true meaning, and what it means for us as yogis on the path.

Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: The Bestower of Ashtanga Yoga to the West Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: The Bestower of Ashtanga Yoga to the West Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: The Bestower of Ashtanga Yoga to the West Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: The Bestower of Ashtanga Yoga to the West


Ashtanga yoga is an ancient system of yoga asana practice popularized by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois in the West. Learn about Jois' journey and...

Yoga Yoga Yoga Yoga


Modern-day mystic, spiritual guide and yogini, Vivianne Nantel, explains the science of yoga, how it arrived to Earth and the West, and...

Adam Hocke Adam Hocke Adam Hocke Adam Hocke


Yogapedia interviewed yoga teacher, trainer and blogger, Adam Hocke. Here's what he had to say about yoga and what makes his blog unique.

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...