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Yoga's Greater Truth

By Mark Singleton

A scholar embarks on a quest to trace the roots of his yoga practice back to their source. What he finds confounds him, and, ultimately, provides him with a glimpse of yoga's greater truth.

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The Roots of Vegetarianism

Modern yogis who struggle with the question of whether to eat meat can look to ancient wisdom for the answer.
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Parvati Power

This Hindu goddess, consort of Shiva, proves that dignity and smarts prevail.
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A New Look at Yoga: Playing the Edge of Mind & Body

Mental yoga reveals the mind's nature and its filters and is an important part of physical yoga practice.
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Deities: Super Man

Vishnu lives in luxury, but this Hindu god will abandon his opulent ways to take human form and save the world from evil.
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The Power of Atha

Now, the teachings of yoga.

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