Who owns yoga—or ‘talking black’ or Samurai regalia? No one, but that doesn’t mean it’s OK to use them in ways that ridicule or exploit the cultures they come from.
By Kwame Anthony Appiah (Source)
Should we be tying ourselves in knots over the growing popularity of yoga? Some think so...
So today is International Yoga Day. Yoga is particularly popularized in India by yogi ramdev baba .
There are various breathing exercises . My mom does them and says she feels better.
But I told her naam simran is above all of it.
What do you think ? Is it even fair to compare yogic...
Hatha Yoga is an ideal exercise for the physical fitness and mental relaxation.
Yoga exercise. Hatha Yoga exercise is a kind of yoga workout introduced by Yogi Swatmarama, a yogic sage in the fifteenth century in Indian. This particular program of yoga is the most popular one, and it is from...
Does doing yoga make you a Hindu?
By William Kremer
For many people, the main concern in a yoga class is whether they are breathing correctly or their legs are aligned. But for others, there are lingering doubts about whether they should be there...
Months after a US court ruled that yoga cannot be construed as an instrument of religious indoctrination, the Supreme Court in India is all set to dwell on the same question: If yoga can be made compulsory in all schools although it may be perceived to have religious overtones...
Vaheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Vaheguru Ji Ki Fateh!
Sikhism is the 4th largest religion in the World yet most people have no idea of the philosophy is. When asked, most people think Sikhs are Muslims, which has lead to misguided attacks upon Sikhs. The fault doesn't lie within the media or...
sat sri akaal
anyone having full access to article on Times and what are your views
spnadmin note: I tried to locate the full article on alternative web sites with no luck. To get the full article one has to be a...
Yoga in Times Square
video at this link http://www.myfoxny.com/story/22645061/yoga-in-times-square
Yogis and those wanting a little zen are packing Times Square on Friday for the 11th Annual Solstice in Times Square.
Thousands of people are turning out for various yoga...
Virginia candidate E.W. Jackson: Yoga leads to Satan
By TAL KOPAN | 6/6/13 6:07 AM EDT
E.W. Jackson, the Virginia GOP candidate for lieutenant governor, suggested that yoga could open individuals to Satan, according to a report.
Accompanying a profile of Jackson, who has been a thorn in...
I have just come across this by Mr sikhnet.
it is labelled as 'sodarshan chakra kriya meditation'
This particular yog kriya has it's full reference to Bhagat Jaidev's shabad on Ang 1106
ਰਾਗੁ ਮਾਰੂ ਬਾਣੀ ਜੈਦੇਉ ਜੀਉ ਕੀ
Vahgur ji ka Khalsa, Vahgur ji ki Fateh!
It is a pleasure to see that there are so many on SPN interested in learning and growing thru dialogue. I invite you all to visit my website www.1infinite.com, where I have begun posting from my book "Siddh Gosht: A Dialog on Empowered...
dear all members
sat sri akal. in our human birth rights, actually we had already been given 4 types consciousness. the 3 types maya consciousness we are always experiencing it in our daily life..but the probelm is with the fourth stage, because it is earned in deep meditation.. so my question...
Bani of Sant Kabir Das, Shabad #6, starts in the middle of page 324.
Introduction: What has to be present in any lifestyle if one wants to merge with Ram?
ਗਉੜੀ ਕਬੀਰ ਜੀ ॥
Raag Gaurhi Kabir ji
ਨਗਨ ਫਿਰਤ ਜੌ ਪਾਈਐ ਜੋਗੁ ॥
ਬਨ ਕਾ ਮਿਰਗੁ ਮੁਕਤਿ ਸਭੁ ਹੋਗੁ ॥੧॥
If Yog could be obtained by...
Sat Nam _/|\_
I learned of Nada Yoga today. I want to learn about it from two angles. One thing I want to know is how the idea of sound/vibration inspired the gurus. I found the word "naad" at Sikhi Wiki. It is described there as "the Immaculate Sound Current". What I'm finding in a Google...
What do you think about the Kundalini Yoga introduced by him in the western world? I began practicing it very intensely some months ago and after doing a lot of research I find that Bhajan's yoga might be a mix of Sikh and hinduist health/religious/spiritual exercises...
INDIA 8 August 2011 These are no fast food service type of menus nor are there any free lunches and those expecting such an easy result are, with all my humility and civility warned to restrain themselves from these practices. Nor will it confer magic within a limited time frame. Its results are...
I have been watching videos on You Tube which has goreh Sikhs in America talking about Sikhism, naam, bani, japji sahib etc.
I have found these videos really good and insightful and have learned a lot. One guy in particular is Guruka Singh who seems to talk a lot of sense and is well...
Ramdev threatens armed rebellion, Govt issues stern warning
June 08, 2011 7:42:28 PM - PTI | Haridwar/New Delhi
AP Photo/ Gurinder Osan
Baba Ramdev, center, addresses followers at his ashram in Haridwar.
Threatening an armed rebellion, yoga guru Ramdev today said he will raise a 11,000...
Founder and Director, Radha Gopinath Ashram
Mother Nature is always speaking. She speaks in a language understood within the peaceful mind of the sincere observer. Leopards, cobras, monkeys, rivers and trees; they all served as my teachers when I lived as a wanderer in the...