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...
Ardha Navāsana
Navasana ("Boat Pose") is an asana. Variations include Paripurna Navasana (Sanskrit: परिपूर्णनावासन; IAST: paripūrṇanāvāsana "Full Boat Pose"), Ardha Navāsana (Sanskrit: अर्धनावासन "Half Boat ...
Ardha Navāsana - Wikipedia
Aṇḍa
In Kaśmir Śaivism the world is described as being composed of four spheres (aṇḍa) that contain a series of phenomenal elements (tattva). The four aṇḍa are described to appear by the means of the inter...
Shakti
Shakti ([ˈʃʌktɪ]) (Devanagari: शक्ति; from Sanskrit shak, "to be able"), meaning "Power" or "empowerment," is the primordial cosmic energy and represents the dynamic forces that are thought to move t...
Shakti - Wikipedia
Luang Por Waen Sujinno
Luang Pho Waen Sujinno (Thai: หลวงปู่แหวน สุจิณโณ, RTGS: Luang Pu Waen Su-Chin-No, also Phra Ajahn Waen Sujinno, popularly known as Luang Pho Waen meaning Venerable Grandfather; 16 February 1887 –...
Shaktipat
Shaktipat or Śaktipāta (Sanskrit, from shakti - "(psychic) energy" - and pāta, "to fall") refers in Hinduism to the conferring of spiritual "energy" upon one person by another. Shaktipat can be trans...
Mahasamadhi
Mahasamādhi (the great and final samādhi) is the act of consciously and intentionally leaving one's body . A realized yogi (male) or yogini (female) who has attained the state of nirvikalpa samadhi, w...
Vigyan Bhairav Tantra
The Vigyan Bhairav Tantra (Sanskrit: विज्ञान भैरव तन्त्र, Vijñāna Bhairava Tantra) is a key text of the Trika school of Kashmir Shaivism. Cast as a discourse between the god Shiva and his consort Devi...
Movement Medicine
Movement Medicine is a movement meditation practice, intended to create an experiential and embodied connectedness with the world. It was developed by Susannah and Ya'Acov Darling Khan, who directed t...
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...
Prakasa
Prakāśa is a concept of Kashmir Shaivism translated by various authors as "light", "splendour", "light of consciousness" (identified with Śiva) (Swami Lakshman Joo), "luminous and undifferentiated con...