Yoga Tradition and History


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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Tradition & History Features

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.

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.

The Power of Atha

Now, the teachings of yoga.

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