Yoga

The State of Things
12:04 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

Laser Show "Swamiji" Puts Modern Spin On Story Of Hindu Monk

Swamiji is a laser documentary about Swami Vivekananda.
Credit http://www.swamiji.vedantanc.org/

If you are going to yoga today, you can thank Swami Vivekananda. The Hindu monk is credited with bringing yoga to the West along with the Indian philosophy of Vedanta. 

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Health
5:12 pm
Wed January 30, 2013

Can Yoga Help Mental Illness?

Credit GO INTERACTIVE WELLNESS, Flickr, Creative Commons

Treatment for mental illness that is safe, healthy, and not too expensive can be hard to find. But new research from  Duke University suggests that yoga might be effective in treating certain psychiatric symptoms.

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