Indonesian Muslims Ban Yoga

Two months after Malaysian Muslim authorities banned yoga, Indonesian Muslims have followed suit, banning yoga that includes Hindu practices such as chanting. According to an Associated Press report, the country's top Islamic body issued its ruling after investigators visited yoga...
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Two months after Malaysian Muslim authorities banned yoga, Indonesian Muslims have followed suit, banning yoga that includes Hindu practices such as chanting. According to an Associated Press report, the country's top Islamic body issued its ruling after investigators visited yoga...

Two months after Malaysian Muslim authorities banned yoga, Indonesian Muslims have followed suit, banning yoga that includes Hindu practices such as chanting. According to an Associated Press report, the country's top Islamic body issued its ruling after investigators visited yoga classes across the nation and determined that the practice could affect their faith.

Is this an alarming trend? Do you think yoga could pose a threat to one's religious beliefs?