Posts Tagged: yoga

Does Being Unhealthy Increase Health Costs? /// Let’s Party!

Thought this might be an interesting aside to the “missing six-pack abs” mystery, and the ongoing, and slightly misguided, “WTF is a yoga body?” convo: According to some guy over at Forbes (why not?) responding to a 2008 PLOS Medicine study (who

Does Being Unhealthy Increase Health Costs? /// Let’s Party!

Thought this might be an interesting aside to the “missing six-pack abs” mystery, and the ongoing, and slightly misguided, “WTF is a yoga body?” convo: According to some guy over at Forbes (why not?) responding to a 2008 PLOS Medicine study (who

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Judge Rules Schools Can Teach Yoga /// School Administrators Stoked To Make Yoga as Popular as Fencing

This past Monday United States prisons schools scored a major win. Finding themselves running out of subjects with which to bore, punish, demean, and ultimately dim the spirits of otherwise curious children, schools will now have at their disposal a

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Judge Rules Schools Can Teach Yoga /// School Administrators Stoked To Make Yoga as Popular as Fencing

This past Monday United States prisons schools scored a major win. Finding themselves running out of subjects with which to bore, punish, demean, and ultimately dim the spirits of otherwise curious children, schools will now have at their disposal a

Rodney Yee Can Speak About Diversity /// Colleen Saidman-Yee Just Wants to Know What Diversity Is

I think you should simply watch this first: Now, the first thing that jumps out at me is how straight forward Rodney is when answering the question “Is there enough diversity in yoga.” He doesn’t dawdle. He doesn’t stammer. He

Rodney Yee Can Speak About Diversity /// Colleen Saidman-Yee Just Wants to Know What Diversity Is

I think you should simply watch this first: Now, the first thing that jumps out at me is how straight forward Rodney is when answering the question “Is there enough diversity in yoga.” He doesn’t dawdle. He doesn’t stammer. He

Yoga Ninja Clothing /// That’s Right More Mutha Effing Ninja Stuff

Is there something in the water over here in the NYC, or what?! Four days into the week and we have four posts about, or containing references to, ninjas. I’m not really sure how that happened. It’s not like I’m

Yoga Ninja Clothing /// That’s Right More Mutha Effing Ninja Stuff

Is there something in the water over here in the NYC, or what?! Four days into the week and we have four posts about, or containing references to, ninjas. I’m not really sure how that happened. It’s not like I’m

Sadie Nardini has “Ninja Training” /// Hearts Flutter the World Over

A little while back I happened to be reading the bios of some of my favorite yoga stars when I came across this curious mention in the bio of my secret crush, Sadie Nardini: “Her 15 years of study in

Sadie Nardini has “Ninja Training” /// Hearts Flutter the World Over

A little while back I happened to be reading the bios of some of my favorite yoga stars when I came across this curious mention in the bio of my secret crush, Sadie Nardini: “Her 15 years of study in

[LISTEN TO THIS] Aghori and Chickie Talk Brunch, Getting the MDMA “Sads,” Bone Broth Oatmeal, and Eating “Urban”

We’re bored of reading Babarazzi comments about who should take the blame (men or women, blah blah) for the supposed big sorry fall of yoga. People seem forget that commerce is commerce. Yoga is a practice you do. Commerce is

[LISTEN TO THIS] Aghori and Chickie Talk Brunch, Getting the MDMA “Sads,” Bone Broth Oatmeal, and Eating “Urban”

We’re bored of reading Babarazzi comments about who should take the blame (men or women, blah blah) for the supposed big sorry fall of yoga. People seem forget that commerce is commerce. Yoga is a practice you do. Commerce is

Elena Brower Takes the Self-Righteous Path /// And a Documentary on the The Source Family is About to Blow Your Lid

It’s rare that we find anything on Facebook worth mentioning on the site, but yesterday Elena Brower posted on the “Elena Brower” Facebook page a sweet little reflection that we just had to mention: “Yesterday after a sad and strange

Elena Brower Takes the Self-Righteous Path /// And a Documentary on the The Source Family is About to Blow Your Lid

It’s rare that we find anything on Facebook worth mentioning on the site, but yesterday Elena Brower posted on the “Elena Brower” Facebook page a sweet little reflection that we just had to mention: “Yesterday after a sad and strange

YOGILEBRITIES, PLEASE READ /// Commercial Yoga Culture In a Nut Shell

You have to believe me when I say that I don’t spend much time wanting to “change” the minds behind the personalities we discuss on this site. I have no real interest in “getting to” what lurks behind the facade

YOGILEBRITIES, PLEASE READ /// Commercial Yoga Culture In a Nut Shell

You have to believe me when I say that I don’t spend much time wanting to “change” the minds behind the personalities we discuss on this site. I have no real interest in “getting to” what lurks behind the facade

Helping is Fine /// But Maybe It’s an Outdated Term Signifying a Subtle Egoism

Yesterday a commenter responded to our critique of “saving Africa with yoga” with a simple, and presumably snarky, question: Who did you help today? [emphasis added]. Luckily for me, the question happened to be asked on a day when I

Helping is Fine /// But Maybe It’s an Outdated Term Signifying a Subtle Egoism

Yesterday a commenter responded to our critique of “saving Africa with yoga” with a simple, and presumably snarky, question: Who did you help today? [emphasis added]. Luckily for me, the question happened to be asked on a day when I

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[IMAGE POST] Find Sai Baba #2

You know how goth kids get really excited about Halloween ’cause it’s the one time of year they can dress like The Crow and not get a royal ass tanning? I have a similar thought every time I see a

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[IMAGE POST] Find Sai Baba #2

You know how goth kids get really excited about Halloween ’cause it’s the one time of year they can dress like The Crow and not get a royal ass tanning? I have a similar thought every time I see a

Yoga Journal is Just a Vessel for Commercialism /// Getting Upset About Its Yoga Connection Misses the Point

Wow. Last week, huh? Turned out to be a real zinger, right? All that “support the union” talk. All that Yoga Journal double speak being thrown around. All those yoga people getting really really wound up about a cause they

Yoga Journal is Just a Vessel for Commercialism /// Getting Upset About Its Yoga Connection Misses the Point

Wow. Last week, huh? Turned out to be a real zinger, right? All that “support the union” talk. All that Yoga Journal double speak being thrown around. All those yoga people getting really really wound up about a cause they

[UPDATED] Will Seane Corn and MC Yogi “Scab it up” This Weekend? /// SF Yoga Journal Conference Snubs Workers Tired of Lifting Heavy Shiz

[UPDATE: “yoga journal & seane corn issue unofficial statements on yoga conference, hyatt boycott] Gotta give props to It’s All Yoga, Baby for being the only yoga blog on the scene (I think, right? I mean, who else is writing

[UPDATED] Will Seane Corn and MC Yogi “Scab it up” This Weekend? /// SF Yoga Journal Conference Snubs Workers Tired of Lifting Heavy Shiz

[UPDATE: “yoga journal & seane corn issue unofficial statements on yoga conference, hyatt boycott] Gotta give props to It’s All Yoga, Baby for being the only yoga blog on the scene (I think, right? I mean, who else is writing