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Community Post: Top 19 Yoga Blogs You Should Be Following On Tumblr

Patanjali's 8 Limbs of Yoga ------------ 1. Sanskrit Yamas: Ahimsa, Satya, Asteya, Brahmacharya, Aparigraha 2. Sansrit Niyamas: Saucha, Santosha, Tapas (also means 'heat'), Svadhyaya, Ishvarapranidhana

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from mindbodygreen

Brief Modern History of Yoga & Gurus In Unassuming Packages

Time Magazine. The Science of Yoga. It was several years ago and I still have it. Great article.

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Hundreds of millions of people practice yoga across the globe, but do we know where it comes from? Find out more at http://bookretreats.com/blog/patanjali-didnt-create-yoga-meet-infographic/
from BookRetreats Blog - Yoga + Meditation + Love For You

Patanjali Didn’t Create Yoga. Meet the Being Who Did [Infographic]

Hundreds of millions of people practice yoga across the globe, but do we know where it comes from? Find out more at http://bookretreats.com/blog/patanjali-didnt-create-yoga-meet-infographic/

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Origins of Yoga It is a little-known fact that Yoga first began in Africa, specifically Kemet (ancient Egypt). Yoga, which means union, is for everybody. I would like to see people of African descent reclaim this ancient holistic practice for themselves and incorporate it into their modern lives.

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from mindbodygreen

10 Must-Read Books for Yogis

10 "must reads" from Mind Body Green. The real history of yoga and a lot of neuroscience on belief

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I recently met with my teacher for continuing education and when I asked him what he wanted me to focus on in my practice, he lead me right back to the Eight Limbs (Raja Yoga). We didn't discuss advanced Asana, the Bhagavad Gita or practice my Sanskrit. We talked about life and how focused I am on the Eight Limbs, applied to my life.

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from The Journey Junkie

How to Start a Yoga Blog

The perfect guide for yoga teachers, yoga students, or anyone who wants to share their passion for yoga! Pin now, start blogging later!

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The Real History Of Yoga—It Isn't Nearly As Old As You Think It Is - ALLDAY