Spiritual practice
A spiritual practice or spiritual discipline (often including spiritual exercises) is the regular or full-time performance of actions and activities undertaken for the purpose of cultivating spiritual...
Norwich's Eileen Ash turns 105 - and puts long life down to yoga, driving and... wine
She's the great-grandmother from Norwich who has lived through two world wars, worked for MI6, played test cricket for England - and now has TWO birthday mes...
11-week-old Lab Puppy Praying w/Daddy Before Dinner
Check out this video of Kahlua, our 11-week-old purebred yellow Lab, praying with his Daddy before eating his dinner.
How this granny got her spine back
At 85 years young, Anna Pesce discovered yoga, which transformed her life and her body. Anna suffered from decades of severe scoliosis and was even wheelchai...
This Swedish Pilot Does Yoga Around The World And Her Selfies Are Taking Internet By Storm
We don't often get to see the casual side of commercial airline pilots, but Maria Pettersson isn't an ordinary airline pilot. She's also an internet sensation
96-year-old Holds The World Record For Oldest Yoga Teacher
96-year-old Holds The World Record For Oldest Yoga Teacher.
Can meditation banish back pain?
Meditation and cognitive behavioral therapy could be more effective for back pain than over-the-counter pain relievers.
6 Unusual Effects Meditation Has On Your Body
  In this article we explore the some of the less well known benefits that meditation has on your health well being.  
A Scientist Explains How Meditation And Prayer Rewire Your Brain
Here's what's behind the amazing physical and mental health benefits of the practice.
Prayer - an earnest hope or wish
Definition of prayer in American English in Oxford dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation and example sentences. English to English reference content (US).
Yogi Reveals Secret to Living to 130 - 95-Year-Old Yoga Teacher Kazim Gurbuz
There are many health books and exercises — even a soup recipe — that claim to help you live to be 100 years old. But Turkish yoga guru Kazim Gurbuz says that, in reality, you don't need magical foods...
Indian 'holy man' perplexes doctors
Doctors and experts are baffled by an Indian man who claims not to have eaten or drunk anything for 70 years - but is still in perfect health. A team of scientists and doctors in Sterling Hospital, in...
A Harvard Neuroscientist Reveals Three Ways Meditation Changes Your Brain
According to the National Institute of Health, 18 million people in the US have meditated, or 8% of the population. Studies suggests that the practice lessens stresses, increases memory, and may even ...
Is Yoga Best at Night or in Early Morning?
Whether you’re a morning person up at the crack of dawn, or a night owl, the good news about yoga is that you can do it anytime you like. You could even do both: an active practice to get you going in...
New Moon in the Snake Star: Rebirthing the Dark Feminine
New Moon in the Snake Star: Rebirthing the Dark Feminine. Been hooked in a snake-eyed staring match with your heart? On August 14 (7:53 a.m. PDT), the new moon will reach the depths of its dark polari...
The World's Oldest Yoga Teacher Turns 97 Today: Happy Birthday, Tao!
Today at 97-years-old, Tao Porchon-Lynch is the world's oldest living yoga teacher, recognized by the Guinness World Records since 2012. The former actress/model is also a celebrated ballroom dancer,
Yoga
Yoga (/ˈjoʊɡə/; Sanskrit: योग, Listen) is a physical, mental, and spiritual practice or discipline that denotes a variety of schools, practices and goals in Hinduism, Buddhism (including Vajrayana and...
Devotional literature
Christian devotional literature, also known as devotionals, is religious writing that is neither doctrinal nor theological, but designed for individuals to read for their personal edification and spir...
Pāśāsana
Pasasana (Sanskrit: पाशासन; IAST: pāśāsana) or Noose Pose is an asana.
The name comes from the Sanskrit words pasa (or pasha) (पाश, pāśa) meaning "noose" or "snare", and asana (आसन) meaning "post...
Pāśāsana - Wikipedia
Self-arising Primordial Awareness
'Self-arising Primordial Awareness' (Tibetan: རིག་པ་རང་ཤར་, Wylie: rig pa rang shar) is one of the Seventeen tantras of Dzogchen Upadesha.
In the Lungi Terdzö (Wylie: lung gi gter mdzod) ...
Norwich's Eileen Ash turns 105 - and puts long life down to yoga, driving and... wine
She's the great-grandmother from Norwich who has lived through two world wars, worked for MI6, played test cricket for England - and now has TWO birthday mes...
Venus Butterfly
The Venus Butterfly is a term used for various sexual techniques, one of which being the subject of the 1988 book The One Hour Orgasm. It was first publicly mentioned in a 1986 episode of the American...
Hatha Yoga Pradipika
The Haṭha Yoga Pradīpikā (Sanskrit: haṭhayōgapradīpikā, हठयोगप्रदीपिका) is a classic Sanskrit manual on hatha yoga, written by Svāmi Svātmārāma, a disciple of Swami Gorakhnath. It is among the mos...
Kūrmāsana
Kurmasana (koohr-MAH-sah-nah; [kuːɹmɐːs̺ɐn̺ɐ]; Sanskrit: कूर्मासन; IAST: kūrmāsana), Tortoise Pose, or Turtle Pose is an asana.
The name comes from the Sanskrit words Kurma (कूर्म, Kūrma) mean...
Kūrmāsana - Wikipedia
Prayer
Prayer (from the Latin precari "ask earnestly, beg, entreat") is an invocation or act that seeks to activate a rapport with an object of worship through deliberate communication.Prayer can be a form o...
Sufi whirling
Sufi whirling (or Sufi spinning) is a form of Sama or physically active meditation which originated among Sufis, and which is still practiced by the Sufi Dervishes of the Mevlevi order. It is a custom...
Sufi whirling - Wikipedia
Iyengar
Iyengar or Ayyangar ([əjːəŋɡɑːr]) is a caste of Hindu Brahmins of Tamil origin whose members follow the Visishtadvaita philosophy propounded by Ramanuja. They are found mostly in the Indian states of...
Iyengar - Wikipedia
Sanamahism
Sanamahism or Sanamahi Laining is the worship of Sanamahi, the eternal forces/cells responsible for the creations of the living beings. The Sanamahi referenced here is not to be confused with Lainingt...